The carrier pigeon has arrived. After almost two and a half years in development, the new version 3 of the popular Thunderbird e-mail program is now available.more »
Introduction The sys admin's daily grind: MiredoNov 30, 2009
The move from IPv4 to IPv6 must be gradual rather than abrupt. After just two minutes of configuration work, Charly leans back and watches his first IPv6 packets pass through a Miredo tunnel.more »
Open Atrium Redefining Mobile with Open AtriumNov 30, 2009
Open Atrium provides an easy-to-use collaboration environment for small workgroups.more »
Free Software Projects An up-to-date look at free software and its makersNov 30, 2009
Free software at the movies: Thanks to projects such as Blender and Synfig Studio, fans of animated movies now have the right choice of tool. The "Social Media Guide" suggests how to improve the marketing of free software projects on the web.more »
Perl: Log Chat Sessions A Perl script logs chat sessionsNov 30, 2009
The IRC (Internet Relay Chat) protocol lets you program bots as automatic helpers. In this month's column, we let a bot log a session and store the results in a database.more »
Picasa 3.0 Picasa 3.0 image managerOct 16, 2009
In the age of the digital camera, users are overwhelmed by a flood of images. Picasa not only helps you manage photos but also will enhance the image quality with just a couple of mouse clicks.more »
Google Earth Exploring Google EarthOct 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 »
Wave A look ahead at Google’s exciting Wave projectOct 16, 2009
Part email, part instant messenger, part bulletin board, and part wiki, Google’s new communication platform promises to transform correspondence into conversation.more »
Xen project announces a privilege escalation problem for Qemu host systems
Attackers can compromise an Android phone just by sending a text message
PC vendor will pre-install Ubuntu on portables in India.
More embarrassment for Adobe's embattled multimedia tool
Mozilla’s script blocker add-on could be putting malware sites on the whitelist.
The Internet community officially banishes the notoriously unsafe Secure Sockets Layer protocol.
Popular desktop environment continues the Gnome 2 legacy – with new support for the Gnome 3 toolkit.
The Obama White House has issued a memorandum telling all US government agencies they must use HTTPS for all websites and web communication.
New program will dial up security for the Firefox browser.
Red Hat's community distro embraces the cloud.