The free OpenSolaris UNIX derivative from Sun has not exactly been known for its multimedia capabilities. This should soon change.more »
The free music portal Last.fm is known for offering worldwide users an unlimited array of Internet radio options. Now, certain users will have to pay three bucks a month.more »
The Songbird music player is now out as version 1.1. Next to some normalization enhancements, the free software includes a watch folders feature and optimized album cover downloads.more »
Multimedia and the Kernel Multimedia Support in the Linux KernelFeb 28, 2009
We'll show you how to tune up your Linux system for multimedia applications.more »
Amarok's version 2.0.1 kills 33 bugs and, thanks to numerous improvements, needs a lot less RAM.more »
Practical Ruby Projects Chapter 2: Making Music with RubyDec 21, 2008
Learn advanced programming techniques and explore Ruby’s full potential through a varied series of exciting projectsmore »
Two years ago the development team of the popular Amarok audio player for KDE put themselves to work. A few days ago they released version 2 to rock the world.more »
After many years of development, the Songbird open source software is finally released as version 1.0.more »
VMware bids for a stake in the container industry with a bold effort to integrate containers with its classic virtualization system.
3ROS attack tool lowers the technical bar so anyone can be an intruder.
Mozilla's latest browser offers powerful new privacy feature
If attackers are on your system, saving your passwords in a password vault is no protection.
Faulty hash algorithm persists, despite efforts by experts to raise awareness.
Powerful man-in-the-middle attack is now targeting online shopping.
Another high-profile coder says the kernel team needs a kinder, gentler culture.
Bug database has a bug of its own that could allow an intruder to create an unauthorized account.
Report focuses federal resources on achieving universal Internet access.
Leading browser makers say “no” to porous encryption algorithm