Google Maps Exploring the Google Maps APIFeb 28, 2006
We’ll show you how to incorporate interactive maps into your web pages with the Google Maps API.more »
pstoedit Converting PS and PDF files with pstoeditJan 31, 2006
pstoedit lets you convert Postscript and PDF files to vector-based image formats.more »
Fortune Fortune cookies for LinuxJan 31, 2006
Fortune brings you a saying or a joke when you launch a terminal
session. Or you can attach a fortune to your email signature to
brighten up your messges.more »
OpenOffice.org Base Building a database application using OOo BaseNov 30, 2005
If you need a quick and easy solution, try building your own database application in OpenOffice.org 2.0.more »
deskTOPia: Trayer TrayerNov 30, 2005
Some applets deposit icons in the system tray of the KDE or Gnome task bar. If you don’t use KDE or Gnome but you still want the system tray applets, check out Trayer.more »
Free Software Projects An up-to-date look at free software and its makersNov 30, 2005
Free software covers such a diverse range of utilities, applications, and other assorted projects that it can be hard to find the perfect tool. We pick the best of the bunch. This month we look at IPodder, FreeBSD 6, and SynCE.more »
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.
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.