Free Culture in Evolution: Openclipart and The Open Font Library Openclipart and The Open Font LibraryNov 19, 2013
Compared with free software, free culture is often overlooked; however, once you start looking around the Openclipart and Open Font Library sites – two of the oldest and most successful free culture sites – you soon start to realize that free culture has evolved right alongside free software, providing free content to use with free tools.more »
LibreOffice vs. OpenOffice Heavyweight BattleOct 20, 2013
The development paths of OpenOffice and LibreOffice parted in 2010. Which of the two office suites is leading the way?more »
Tool Tips Tool tests on the fast trackJul 02, 2013
6 Linux tools reviewed for your pleasure.more »
Charly's Column – Speedometer The sys admin's daily grind – SpeedometerJul 02, 2013
Thanks to LTE, state-of-the-art Internet technology has now made its way into Charly's quiet home. Accustomed to the sorrows of low surf speeds, our columnist prefers to make his own measurements.more »
LibreOffice 4.0 LibreOffice 4.0 testedMay 31, 2013
LibreOffice celebrates its birthday with the release of the first version with a 4 in front of the dot. All modules offer substantial improvements and the kinds of changes that warrant a major version. We look at some features worth celebrating.more »
Alfresco Cross-platform collaboration with AlfrescoMay 31, 2013
The Alfresco collaboration tool lets you track documents, share content, and collaborate with team members – and it integrates nicely with Microsoft SharePoint.more »
adtool Managing Active Directory from Linux with adtoolMay 31, 2013
The simple but useful adtool lets you manage an Active Directory domain from the Linux command line.more »
Wanted: A Free Accounting Application for Non-Profits Non-Profit Accounting SoftwareMay 20, 2013
The Software Freedom Conservancy is raising funds to fill a major gap in free software functionality.more »
Version 16 of the popular Linux desktop reveals new tools, edge-snapping, and performance improvements.
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Dell renews its quest for the ultimate developer machine.
Innovative back door looks like normal SSH traffic.
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New mail protocol will shut out the NSA and prevent snooping on metadata.
A new web application helps users visualize distributed denial-of-service attacks.
Ubuntu 13.10 takes a step toward convergence, with lots of mobility, but Mir only partly here.
Galileo board is targeted to embedded developers and educational institutions.