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Bitcoin developer chats about regulation, open source, and the elusive Satoshi Nakamoto
(May 21, 2013, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
PC World: With Bitcoin all the rage and startups popping up left and right, it's hard to know who's an expert in the virtual currency and who just has an opinion.
Developer releases template code to allow almost anyone to create a Google Glass app
(May 21, 2013, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
TNW: Now there's an easy way for almost anyone to create a dedicated Glass app.
Ubuntu Linux Community: Canonical Closes Brainstorm Web Portal
(May 21, 2013, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
The VAR Guy: A few days ago, Canonical reiterated its commitment to restoring the Ubuntu "community" Web portal to front-and-center of official Ubuntu websites.
Distribution Release: Mageia 3
(May 20, 2013, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
Mageia Blog: We still can't believe how much fun it is to make Mageia together, and we’ve been doing it for two and a half years.
Python4Kids New Tutorial: Comprehending Lists and Tuples
(May 20, 2013, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
Python Tutorials for Kids 8+: We're having a look at a couple of different aspects of the Python language.
Arch-based Manjaro Linux touts user-friendliness
(May 20, 2013, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)
Tech Republic: For those of you always looking for — or at least willing to try — the newest Linux distribution on the scene, a pretty fresh candidate is Manjaro Linux,
Making Linux and Android Get Along (It's Not as Hard as It Sounds)
(May 20, 2013, 02:00) (0 talkbacks)
LinuxJournal: Many free software fans, if they were like me, breathed a collective sigh of relief when the Android operating system hit the market.
Open Source Zend Framework 2.2 Brings PHP to OpenStack Cloud
(May 17, 2013, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
InternetNews: From the 'PHP on Python' files:
Google engineers: We're trying to fix Android fragmentation
(May 17, 2013, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
CNET: Android team members acknowledged the continuing issue of fragmentation within the Android ecosystem. But they also said they planned to continue a rapid pace of innovation.
Cool tool: One click installation of open source apps
(May 17, 2013, 12:00) (1 talkbacks)
Network World: Downloading open source applications can sometimes be a pain in the neck.
The Last GNOME 3.8 Point Release Has Been Made
(May 17, 2013, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
Phoronix: All work now is being focused on GNOME 3.10.
Mozilla Plans to Renumbers Open Source Firefox Security Updates
(May 17, 2013, 02:00) (0 talkbacks)
InternetNews: From the 'enterprise browser' files:
Canonical to maintain Linux 3.8 until August 2014
(May 16, 2013, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)
The H Open: The Ubuntu kernel developers plan to provide security fixes and minor improvements for version 3.8 of the Linux kernel until August 2014
How to Run Fedora Linux on the MacBook Air Without Touching the SSD
(May 16, 2013, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linux.com: See how easy it is to setup a dual boot to Fedora 18 on your recent model MacBook Air (MBA).
Ubuntu to stop Brainstorm
(May 15, 2013, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
The H Open: The Ubuntu Technical Board has decided, at its most recent meeting, to finally abandon the Ubuntu Brainstorm ideas site.
Cinnarch Linux Reborn as Antergos
(May 15, 2013, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
InternetNews: From the 'Linux Desktop Follies' files:
Crafter Open Source CMS Goes Solo
(May 15, 2013, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)
EnterpriseAppsToday: New standalone organization created to support the open source Crafter content management system.
Java Release Numbering Gets Re-Numbered
(May 15, 2013, 02:00) (0 talkbacks)
InternetNews: Are you confused by the recent spate of Java SE updates?
IBM Taps China's Engineers to Develop Linux Software
(May 14, 2013, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
Bloomberg: International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) opened a center today for computing systems in Beijing to help customers and outside software engineers develop business applications for the open-source Linux operating system.
Study: open source remixing seems to lead to less original work
(May 14, 2013, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
WIRED: What is it that means one open source project takes off, while another doesn't?
How Open Source Python Drives the OpenStack Cloud [VIDEO]
(May 14, 2013, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
Datamation: How and why did Python become the language of choice for OpenStack?
Linux 3.10 - The biggest Linux RC 1 Ever?
(May 14, 2013, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)
InternetNews: Late Saturday night, Linus Torvalds released what could well be the largest incremental Linux kernel update in history with 3.10 rc 1
Open source flight, from the Drone Lab to Twitter: Q&A with Dave Lester
(May 13, 2013, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)
GigaOM: Dave has been working on bringing technology together with the humanities and education through an un-conference he co-founded, and in his former role as assistant director of the Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities.
Run Your Own Social Network Using elgg on RHEL / CentOS and Scientific Linux
(May 13, 2013, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
Dart: a New Web Programming Experience
(May 13, 2013, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)
W3C presses ahead with DRM interface in HTML5
(May 13, 2013, 08:00) (1 talkbacks)
The H Open: On Friday, the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) published the first public draft of Encrypted Media Extensions (EME).
Mir & Unity8 UI weekly May 10, 2013
(May 13, 2013, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
Canonical: Big changes land in Mir for Unity 8
A proposal for an always-releasable Debian
(May 13, 2013, 05:00) (3 talkbacks)
lwn: The wheezy freeze has been much too long.
Linux 3.10 rc1
(May 12, 2013, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linus Torvalds: So this is the biggest -rc1 in the last several years (perhaps ever)at least as far as counting commits go, even if not necessarily in actual lines (I didn't check the statistics on that).
Ubuntu dev proposes new package format for mobile apps
(May 09, 2013, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)
The Register: Canonical has proposed a new software packaging format designed to make it easier for developers to publish apps for Ubuntu's tablet and phone–friendly future incarnations.
Play video games with an open-source Arduino-based gun replica
(May 09, 2013, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)
Geek: The Delta Six controller isn't just a light gun, but an extremely detailed, open-source, Arduino-based gun controller.
Open Source Is Better Than the Closed Stuff (Until You Hit 1 Million Lines)
(May 07, 2013, 11:00) (1 talkbacks)
WIRED: In the dark old days of the late 1990s and early 2000s, debates would rage about whether open source software is as good as proprietary software. And it was all a matter of opinion.
Debian Wheezy Linux Arrives on Time
(May 06, 2013, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)
Linux Planet: It's not every year that we get to see a brand new Debian Linux release. In fact, it has been two years since Debian Squeeze release came out.
Free (with strings attached): Keeping track of open source code
(May 06, 2013, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)
Computer World: Open-source software is free, flexible and adaptable, but lax oversight can obliterate the benefits. Here's how IT is keeping track.
Iron Penguin: First open-source Iron Man suit within reach?
(May 05, 2013, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)
ZDNet: Building on the ground-breaking work of billionaire genius Tony Stark, the first Linux-powered Iron Man suits may soon be within the reach of homebrew builders.
From GNOME Linux Desktop to OpenStack Cloud [VIDEO]
(May 03, 2013, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)
Datamation: Lessons learned from GNOME development are making OpenStack better.
Install XCache to Accelerate and Optimize PHP Performance
(May 03, 2013, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)
Tecmint: XCache is a free, open source operation code cacher, it is designed to enhance the performance of PHP scripts execution on servers.
HHS goes open source to build better, more powerful website
(May 02, 2013, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)
GCN: When the Healthcare.gov website re-launches in June, users may not notice much of a change, but on the back end, there is a lot of open-source magic going on.
Donay Launches A New Way For Businesses And Users To Incentivize And Reward Open Source Programmers
(May 01, 2013, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)
TC: Donay, a Dutch startup that's officially launching at TechCrunch Disrupt 2013 NY, wants to make it easier for companies and users to provide incentives to open source developers.
Control and security of corporate open-source projects proves difficult
(May 01, 2013, 11:00) (1 talkbacks)
Network World: Sonatype's annual survey of 3,500 software developers and shows struggle in setting corporate policy on open source and enforcing it.