Xara LX Vector graphics in pseudo-3DOct 31, 2006
Vector graphics often look much like comics: although you can hint at shading and highlights, it is more or less impossible to achieve photorealism. But this could all change now that Xara LX has been released as an open source program.more »
Bashish Polishing the terminal window with BashishOct 31, 2006
Bashish adds a dash of style to the command line.more »
Charly's Column The Sysadmin’s Daily Grind: Surveillance with MotionAug 14, 2006
Commercial surveillance systems are expensive and typically involve maintenance agreements. I thought there must be a low-budget alternative.more »
KTools: KFlickr Managing photos on Flickr.com with KFlickrJul 31, 2006
The Flickr service is an easy way to publish your photos, and Kflickr is a handy Flickr interface. We'll show you how to use Kflickr to manage an Internet photo site from your KDE desktop.more »
The Future of Linux Graphics OpenGL and the Linux desktopJun 30, 2006
New technologies will change the way you view the objects on your Linux desktop.more »
X11R7 X.Org 6.9 / 7.0 – Next Generation X11Jun 30, 2006
The first major X release for over 10 years, X11R7, has finally adopted a modular approach. X11R6.9, which uses the same codebase, is the last monolithic release for existing systems.more »
Dr. Geo Interactive geometry with Dr. GeoMay 31, 2006
Want to study math the easy way? This award-winning teaching tool lets you master Geo even if you aren’t Giotto.more »
Xrmap Viewing the world with XrmapMay 31, 2006
If you want to become an expert in world geography, why not get a little help from the CIA?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