The KDE Software Compilation 4.3.4 release freezes the features for the upcoming 4.4, hence the code-name.more »
gPhoto Remotely controlling digital cameras with gPhotoDec 01, 2009
Commercial software that lets users remotely control their camera usually is not available for Linux. gPhoto gives users a free alternative.more »
Moblin Moblin: Radically Different Netbook DistroDec 01, 2009
This alternative desktop is designed specifically for computers harboring Intel's Atom processor.more »
In his blog, Canonical coworker Jorge O. Castro announces his so-called "b-sides" of Ubuntu, software that didn't make it into Ubuntu's standard installation.more »
Gnome 2.28 What’s new with Gnome 2.28?Nov 23, 2009
New features and below-ground tweaks make the Gnome desktop lean and free of legacy ballast.more »
DEFT Linux, a forensic distribution from Italy, is now available in version 5. Besides ISO images, developers are offering colorful pen drives.more »
The openSUSE project took an exceptionally long time to get its current version 11.2 to market. It's been almost a year since openSUSE 11.1.more »
With Sidux 2009-03, code-named Momos, the Sidux project provides the next version of its distro based on Debian sid.more »
New release comes with better semantic search and improvements to Kontact.
Annual code quality report shows FOSS is more secure at all project size levels.
The Raspberry Pi Foundation has announced an even smaller version of the tiny computer that will fit into a DIMM slot.
A new class of problems lets a malicious app pre-configure an invisible privilege update.
New Hack language adds static typing and other conveniences.
New crypto policy system will offer easier configuration and more uniform security.
Ubuntu founder denounces insecurity in proprietary, close-source software blobs.
Vulnerability affects many Linux web servers
The Bavarian capital shuns Microsoft, Google, and other alternatives to implement an open source groupware solution.
Phone vendor partnerships bring Mark Shuttleworth's dream of Ubuntu on a phone a step closer to reality.