Desktopia: Wmii A look at the Wmii Window ManagerMar 01, 2006
If you’d rather rule the desktop from your keyboard, try the powerful Wmii window manager.more »
Live Distro Roundup Highlights of the live Linux landscapeFeb 01, 2006
Many fine live Linux distributions are waiting for you right now on the Internet. The right choice depends on what you need.more »
Command Line: Wget FTP Downloads and website mirroring with WgetJan 01, 2006
Wget downloads files and even whole websites from the command line.more »
Desktopia: Whaw Organizing windows with WhawJan 01, 2006
If you’re weary of sorting through overlapping windows, Whaw will help you get organized.more »
Gnumeric Working with Gnome’s Gnumeric SpreadsheetJan 01, 2006
OpenOffice Calc is fine for most spreadsheet applications, but if you’re looking for better performance and a smaller footprint, try Calc’s lean competitor, Gnumeric.more »
KTools: Kat Desktop Searches with KatJan 01, 2006
The Kat desktop search tool turns up more than text strings.more »
Gnome 2.12 A look at Gnome 2.12Jan 01, 2006
Gnome 2.10 reconquered many desktops with its return to values such as simplicity, clarity, and ease of use. The new Gnome 2.12 GNU desktop environment continues this emphasis on the basics.more »
Kernel king admits his tone has alienated volunteers, but says the demands of the process require directness.
New flaw in an old encryption scheme leaves the experts scrambling to disable SSL 3
Lennart Poettering wants to change the way Linux developers talk to each other.
Enterprise giant frees itself from ink and home PCs (and visa versa).
Mozilla’s product think tank sinks silently into history.
TODO group will focus on open source tools in large-scale environments.
New tool will look like GParted but support a wider range of storage technologies.
New public key pinning feature will help prevent man-in-the-middle attacks.
Carnegie Mellon researchers say 3 million pages could fall down the phishing hole in the next year.
The US government rolls new best-practice rules for protecting SSH.