deskTOPia: Zufall and genbg Random backgrounds for the desktopSep 30, 2005
A new background image is the quickest way to liven up your desktop. Tools such as Zufall and genbg help you change your wallpaper auto matically.more »
GRAMPS Managing your family tree with GRAMPSSep 30, 2005
If you’re planning to study your family history, you’d better be ready to manage large amounts of data. Why not use your Linux box for the hard work?more »
Beagle The Beagle desktop search engineAug 31, 2005
To find files, music, messages, and photos in a single search, try this desktop tool with the power of an Internet search engine.more »
Celestia Touring the galaxy with CelestiaAug 31, 2005
Space, the final frontier, is a bit too expensive for a short vacation. If a trip to the moon is beyond your budget, why not try Celestia, a free program that brings the galaxy to the comfort of your home.more »
deskTOPia: tablaunch Quick launcher for the desktopAug 31, 2005
Desktop icons are not the only way to launch programs; in fact, a kicker that is not hidden by a muddle of windows is often preferable. Tablaunch is a flexible and attractive program launcher for the Linux desktop.more »
KTools: KMobileTools Accessing your mobile phone with KDEAug 31, 2005
Composing text messages on a mobile phone isn’t easy. A handy application called KmobileTools helps you manage your SMS messages and calls.more »
DeskTOPia: JWM JWM Window ManagerJul 31, 2005
JWM is a window manager for Linux users who demand an efficient GUI and are not afraid to fire up an editor to get it. If this sounds like the kind of tool you are looking for, read on to discover more about JWM.more »
KTools: KPager2 An alternative pager for the kickerJul 31, 2005
If you want a better view of your virtual desktops, try Kpager2, an alternative pager for KDE.more »
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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.