Red Hat peps up performance of multimedia applications on remote desktops with SPICE (Simple Protocol for Independent Computing Environments).more »
Gnofract 4D Geometric construction of self-similar patternsDec 19, 2012
Gnofract 4D is a different kind of graphics program that conjures up stunning graphics videos based on fractal mathematics.more »
Presentation Tools Four tools for non-linear presentationsSep 21, 2012
Thousands of users sit through talks twiddling their thumbs while looking at bullet point parades against garish backgrounds. Four tools in the current test prove that presentations can be visually appealing, dynamic, and even exciting.more »
Workspace: EasyGUI Adding GUI elements to Python scriptsAug 23, 2012
If you need to add graphical elements to Python script, EasyGUI can help beginners and experts alike.more »
Command Line: Editing xorg.conf An introduction to editing xorg.confAug 23, 2012
Understanding xorg.conf makes it easy to tweak your graphical display setup.more »
Movgrab Downloading videos from YouTube or VimeoAug 23, 2012
Video portals such as YouTube or Vimeo offer a wealth of curious and entertaining short films. If you want to enjoy them offline, a small tool called Movgrab can help.more »
MyPaint Freehand drawing with MyPaintAug 23, 2012
MyPaint is a simple, intuitive, versatile paint program. The software, which is designed specifically for use with graphic tablets, promises users an experience similar to drawing with a pen or brush.more »
GIMP 2.8 An overview of the new features in GIMP 2.8Jul 24, 2012
Although the developers of GIMP version 2.8 have not achieved all their goals, they’ve awakened great expectations with some impressive new features.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.