Oracle to Invest More in MySQL Development

Oct 30, 2009

In a new FAQ, Oracle explains their position regarding SPARC, Solaris, Java, MySQL, and Open Office to clear up the many questions circulating.

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Ubuntu 9.10: Karmic Koala Complete

Oct 29, 2009

Today Linux distributor Canonical announced the official release of Ubuntu 9.10, code-named Karmic Koala.

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X.Org 7.5 Now Ready

Oct 28, 2009

Since July there has been much speculation about the arrival date of the new version of X.org. Now, X.Org 7.5 with multi-pointer support, has been officially released.

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Open Source Time Management Adds Break Policies

Oct 22, 2009

The TimeTrex company has released version 3.0.0 of its payroll and time management business software with new hourly rate and break policy settings.

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IBM Promotes Ubuntu-Based Cloud Solution in U.S.

Oct 21, 2009

To coincide with the Windows 7 launch, IBM issued a press release yesterday promoting its Ubuntu-based IBM Client for Smart Work solution.

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Sun To Cut 3000 Jobs

Oct 21, 2009

Sun Microsystems, recently bought by Oracle, have announced plans to cut 3000 jobs in the near future.

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OpenBSD 4.6 Expands Hardware Support

Oct 19, 2009

The free UNIX derivative OpenBSD is now available in version 4.6. Among other enhancements, developers extended the list of supported hardware.

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Google Donates Memory Test Program

Oct 19, 2009

The smaller than 200 KB Stressful Application Test (stressapptest) used by Google is now available through the Apache license 2.0.

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