Skype has released a beta version of its chat and VoIP program for Linux under the code-name Talking Screens. Despite the minor version number change, the software has many new features.more »
The annual OpenOffice conference takes place this year the end of September in Budapest. The project is also looking for suggestions for 2011.more »
The US-wide sales ban of Microsoft Word spoken by a Texan court in August has been upheld.more »
News from around the globe.more »
Portable and Mobile Techniques for portable computers and mobile devicesNov 30, 2009
The arrival of Linux on portable and mobile devices provides so many interesting opportunities for customization. This month we look at Linux in portable and mobile environments.more »
Prune An Introduction to PruneNov 30, 2009
Have more fun with your GPS data with this easy-to-use Java-based tool.more »
Workspace: OpenOffice.org Macros OpenOffice.org and BilboblogNov 30, 2009
Dmitri shows you how to compose and publish your blog from OpenOffice.org.more »
Xen project announces a privilege escalation problem for Qemu host systems
Attackers can compromise an Android phone just by sending a text message
PC vendor will pre-install Ubuntu on portables in India.
More embarrassment for Adobe's embattled multimedia tool
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.