2D Animation Tools Simply MovingNov 19, 2013
With the right tool and a bit of artistic talent, you can create two-dimensional cartoons, even without Flash. In this article, we present four animation programs and look at how well they perform in practice.more »
Ubuntu's replacement for the X graphics system will have to wait for a later release.more »
Canonical ditches Wayland for a brand new graphics stack.more »
3D Molecular Visualizer Four 3D molecular visualizers comparedMay 31, 2013
Modern chemistry and biochemistry are hard to understand without 3D models. In this article, we look at programs that bring order to the chaos of connected atoms by arranging them in functional sections and in three dimensions.more »
Fine Art HDR Processing Luminance HDR offers top-notch high dynamic range imagingMay 31, 2013
Processing images with a high dynamic range – that is, an image with a wide range of values between its bright and dark areas – is possible with open source Luminance HDR.more »
Workspace – Gallery Apps Lightweight web-based gallery applicationsApr 30, 2013
Sometimes full-blown photo sharing solutions are more than you need. We look at some lightweight alternatives that still get the job done.more »
Table of Contents: 151 What's inside the June 2013 issueApr 30, 2013
The Nepomuk semantic desktop has matured with the KDE 4 series. We look at how you can use Nepomuk to structure information about the files, folders, and applications on your system. Then, discover Qt build tool Qmake, social media data mining, and the e-commerce services of eBay and Amazon.more »
Flam3 and Fractal Fr0st Generate unusual fractals with Fr0st and Flam3Apr 30, 2013
Few fractal algorithms create as beautiful and ethereal structures as Flam3. The Fr0st GUI helps you master the complex software.more »
Founder of ownCloud launches the Nextcloud project.
Will The Machine change the way future programmers think about memory?
The new Torus distributed storage system is available under an open source license on GitHub
Juries decides Google’s use of Java APIs Was Fair Use
But if you are not using the latest Linux kernel, your system is insecure.
Home routers will give room for custom firmware but still comply with FCC rules
Frank Karlitschek will continue to lead the open source ownCloud project
“Xenial Xerus” comes with a new packages format and several improvements for the enterprise.
Linux users can now download and install the Windows code editor
New initiative will address security and interoperability concerns around container technology.