Timeline Managing tasks and events with TimelineMay 29, 2012
Is the conference before or after your publication date? What tasks do you need to complete in what order? Was Jean born before Derek? Was the Atari ST released after the Amiga? Timeline is a program that can give you fast answers to these kinds of question, typically at a glance.more »
LinkChecker Finding dead links with LinkCheckerMay 29, 2012
LinkChecker helps you keep your site free of broken links.more »
The Apache OpenOffice Project announces Apache OpenOffice 3.4, the first release of OpenOffice under the governance of the Apache Software Foundation.more »
Getting Started with Analytics Data Analytics for the NewbieMay 03, 2012
The huge emphasis on data and data analytics in the business world and the IT job market might have you thinking about brushing up on your database skills. And what better platform than Linux to obtain powerful and free tools to flex and train your data muscles?more »
On April 11, Calligra Suite announced its first release, version 2.4. This release takes Calligra several steps closer to being an alternative to LibreOffice, especially in its graphical applications.more »
The Document Foundation has announced LibreOffice 3.5, the third major release of what they call “the best free office suite ever.”more »
Workspace: BilboPlanet Manage RSS feeds with BilboPlanetJun 27, 2011
On the web, a planet is a tool for collecting and displaying blog posts from members of an Internet community. We show how to do this using BilboPlanet.more »
Koha Library System Easy library administration with KohaJun 27, 2011
Information technology plays a key role in modern library environments. We check out Koha, an open source integrated system that can help manage a library’s daily operations.more »
The Raspberry Pi Foundation has announced an even smaller version of the tiny computer that will fit into a DIMM slot.
A new class of problems lets a malicious app pre-configure an invisible privilege update.
New Hack language adds static typing and other conveniences.
New crypto policy system will offer easier configuration and more uniform security.
Ubuntu founder denounces insecurity in proprietary, close-source software blobs.
Vulnerability affects many Linux web servers
The Bavarian capital shuns Microsoft, Google, and other alternatives to implement an open source groupware solution.
Phone vendor partnerships bring Mark Shuttleworth's dream of Ubuntu on a phone a step closer to reality.
Donors will get to vote on new features for the free video editor.
Debian project puts init out to pasture and says no to Ubuntu's Upstart.