Stellarium Explore the Night Sky with StellariumMay 20, 2013
What shines in the dark is often hidden by clouds. Stellarium provides a clear view of the stars plus a lot of astronomical data.more »
Wanted: A Free Accounting Application for Non-Profits Non-Profit Accounting SoftwareMay 20, 2013
The Software Freedom Conservancy is raising funds to fill a major gap in free software functionality.more »
Firefox Extensions Getting More from FirefoxFeb 24, 2013
Firefox features many high-quality extensions to help improve productivity, protect your privacy, and more.more »
Potlatch 2: OpenStreetMap Editor Fast Mapping: Editing OpenStreetMap with Potlatch 2Feb 08, 2013
If you need a tool to make minor modifications in OpenStreetMap, Potlatch 2 is a useful choice as a fast and easy-to-use editor.more »
Bitcoin Basics Bitcoin Digital CurrencyJan 29, 2013
Bitcoin is a decentralized virtual currency, popular with hackers and the open source community. We’ll explain how the money is created and how it works.more »
Maluuba nAPI Natural language processing with Maluuba’s nAPIJan 23, 2013
Add natural language processing to your own applications with Maluuba’s Natural Language API (nAPI).more »
Avoiding Eye Strain Color Temperature ToolsDec 28, 2012
Do you have problems getting to sleep after a late night computer session? Does the monitor brightness hurt your eyes? Several Linux tools are available that could help with these problems.more »
Workspace: QuickNote and Geeknote Introduction to QuickNote and GeeknoteDec 19, 2012
Sorting through the array of note-taking tools and their features can be overwhelming. We look at two applications that offer a simple approach.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.