This month, we explore open source science projects. The young TileMill project is a powerful mapping tool for cartographers, HUBzero provides a platform for scientific collaboration, and the NASA-sponsored Virtual Microscope magnifies specimens without breaking any glass slides.more »
Neither time nor politics can stay the progress of Project Cauã.more »
Need some extra cash? Enjoy a challenge? Not afraid of a little competition? If this sounds like you, then put on your coding cap and dive into an open source contest.more »
Cache: Lib-Ray HD video for fixed media, but without DRMJun 27, 2011
Beyond DRM restrictions with the new Lib-Ray project.more »
Koha Library System Easy library administration with KohaJun 27, 2011
Information technology plays a key role in modern library environments. We check out Koha, an open source integrated system that can help manage a library’s daily operations.more »
Vinux, Orca, and Gnome Linux accessibilityMay 31, 2011
Accessibility for computer users with disabilities is one of the noblest goals for Linux and open source software. Vinux, Orca, and Gnome lead the way in Linux accessibility.more »
Community Notebook: Cache Serendipitous Flattr-yMay 31, 2011
Contributing cash to an open source project was never easier.more »
Free flash video player supports YouTube and Vimeo.more »
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.
New partnership will bring more and better CS training to US schools
Criminals offer online help over Tor network
Sophisticated malware is still present on Joomla and WordPress sites around the world.
Future versions of Ubuntu's code service will support the popular Git version control system used with Linux and other open source projects.
New release marks the arrival of AMD’s unified driver strategy.
A new study by IDC charts big changes in the big hardware market.