Linux News for Mar 27, 2012
Mozilla BrowserQuest The Future of Open Source HTML5 Gaming? (Mar 27, 2012, 23:00)
InternetNews: Mozilla believes that the Web is
the platform for apps, and not just business productivity apps, but
gaming apps as well.
Meet Vivaldi: It's Got A Real 'Spark' For Open-Source! (Mar 27, 2012, 22:02)
The Power Base: "Meet Vivaldi, the new
opensource tablet from the gang over at MakePlayLive."
Compile the mainline Linux kernel for Ubuntu (Mar 27, 2012, 21:01)
My Thoughts: "This article will describe how
you can compile the latest kernel from the official kernel.org git
repository in a Ubuntu way."
Android Comes Home to Linux (Mar 27, 2012, 20:02)
The VAR Guy: "If Android is Linux's prodigal
son, the two parties came a little closer to reconciliation
recently with the release of the Linux 3.3 kernel."
Open Source Code Libraries Seen as Rife With Vulnerabilities (Mar 27, 2012, 19:01)
PC World: "Although some open source groups,
such as OpenBSD, are 'quite good' in how they manage vulnerability
disclosures, says Williams, the vast majority handle these kinds of
security issues in haphazard fashion and with uncertain disclosure
LibreOffice Cloud version roadmap in April (Mar 27, 2012, 18:03)
Linux User & Developer: "LibreOffice will
not be in the cloud next month, according to The Document
Foundation a roadmap for cloud LibreOffice will be published."
Microsoft's secret weapon against Google Maps -- open source (Mar 27, 2012, 17:01)
Seeing Through Windows: "Microsoft is employing
an under-the-radar approach to fighting back, lending big support
and big dollars to the open source map project OpenStreetMap."
Disorganized? Get Tracks on Linux (Mar 27, 2012, 16:00)
Linux.com: Feeling a bit disorganized? Looking
to take control of your projects? Take a look at Tracks, an open
source Web-based application built with Ruby on Rails.
'Hello, World': Programming Languages Quiz (Mar 27, 2012, 15:00)
InfoWorld: Name that language: 20 'Hello,
world' programs to test your polyglot programming mettle
Why Rolling Android into Linux is a Failure for Desktop Linux (Mar 27, 2012, 14:00)
Datamation: Despite itself, desktop Linux will
survive, but will be known as Android.
Tizen pops up as HTML5 winner (Mar 27, 2012, 13:00)
ITWorld: Still in development, mobile OS scores
high on HTML5 test
Must-Know WordPress SEO Tricks (Mar 27, 2012, 11:02)
Wazi: "The out-of-the-box WordPress
installation that most people rely on doesn?t offer the best SEO
71 Top Commercial Open Source Projects (Mar 27, 2012, 07:01)
Datamation: "Each of these projects offers at
least one version of its software under an open source license,
while providing additional software, hardware, support and/or
services for a fee."
Are You Using Insecure Open Source Components? (Mar 27, 2012, 03:00)
InternetNews: From the 'Is it FUD?' files: