OpenDocument Intro^ OpenDocument and the office experienceJan 31, 2007
OpenDocument format offers a new approach to data storage and document exchange for office applications. But what does ODF mean for the user? What’s inside an ODF file? How portable is ODF? We examine these questions in this month’s cover story.more »
Fish Shell The Fish shell simplifies the consoleNov 30, 2006
The Fish shell offers some user-friendly features for command line beginners.more »
KTools: KAlarm Keep your appointments on schedule with KAlarmNov 30, 2006
KAlarm is a lean alternative calendar program. You can use this handy alarm clock as an easy-to-use replacement for cron.more »
Workspace: ScrapBook Turn Firefox into an archiving and research tool with ScrapBookNov 30, 2006
A handy Firefox extension called ScrapBook lets you save, manage, and annotate web pages.more »
KTools: Treeline Managing notes with TreelineSep 30, 2006
Mindmaps are useful for organizing ideas and data. Treeline is a promising mindmap tool for KDE.more »
Workspace: Simple Groupware Building a custom groupware solution with Simple GroupwareSep 30, 2006
If you have a need for custom groupware, try rolling your own with the Simple Groupware suite.more »
Brightside and Devil’s Pie Metacity add-ons Brightside and Devil’s PieAug 31, 2006
If the no-frills Metacity window manager doesn’t give you the functio nality you need, try the Metacity add-ons Brightside and Devil’s Pie.more »
KTools: Beagle Helpers Desktop searching with Beagle on KDEAug 31, 2006
If you have given up hope of ever finding your way around the mess of data on your desktop, a desktop search engine can help you penetrate the gloom. Kerry and KBeaglebar bring the Beagle engine to the KDE desktop.more »
Mozilla’s script blocker add-on could be putting malware sites on the whitelist.
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.