Google Earth Exploring Google Earth

Oct 16, 2009

Google Earth lets you view the world from space and zoom in on towns, roads, and buildings. We’ll show you how to travel our planet’s surface, its cities, and even the sky from your desktop.

more »

Introduction to the Google Tool Set Communicate, collaborate, and create with free tools from Google

Oct 16, 2009

Google believes most of what you do on a computer can happen in a browser window – from anywhere in the world. The versatile Google tool set brings that vision to everyday users, and it is all just a few mouse clicks away.

more »

Couturier Merges PDF Files on GNOME Desktop

Oct 16, 2009

The Couturier Mono program merges multiple PDFs into a single file. It follows the old UNIX policy: one program for one task.

more »

Kamoso 1.0: Webcam Tool for KDE 4

Oct 13, 2009

Cheese is a simple yet practical graphic tool that has been available to Gnome users for quite a while. Kamoso now provides KDE fans with their own solution.

more »

Massive Change: Adobe Unifies Flash Player Across Platforms

Oct 05, 2009

Adobe has big plans for its Flash Player 10.1. The browser-based edition of its Player runtime should support multiple operating systems.

more »

Perl: Sharpen Images Sharpen images with Perl and GIMP

Sep 30, 2009

How do you sharpen a digital image? A short introduction to the principles and a Perl plugin for GIMP help amateur digital photographers polish their snapshots in a professional way.

more »

Veusz 1.5 Plotter Can Also Do EMF

Sep 30, 2009

Veusz, a free plotting package for scientific data, is now available in version 1.5. Among the new features is support for Microsoft's EMF graphics format.

more »

Android Internet Tablet from Archos

Sep 17, 2009

Electronics manufacturer Archos has introduced its new ARM-based multimedia player including Linux platform Android in collaboration with Google. An additional DVR docking station allows the device to morph into a video recorder.

more »

Issue 178/2015

Buy this issue as a PDF

Digital Issue: Price $9.99
(incl. VAT)

News