Software manufacturer Adobe has just released an initial alpha version for Linux of its developer environment AIR for Web technology .more »
Version 1.0 of Mercurial, a distributed version control system, has just been released.more »
After 32 years as the maintainer of the Emacs editor, Richard M. Stallman, has assigned the task to two younger developers.more »
AMD has released its AMD Performance Library (APL) under the Apache License 2.0 as the Open Source Framewave project.more »
The GNU Compiler Collection (GCC) developers have now released version 4.2.3, which fixes a number of bugs.more »
The annual developers’ conference FOSDEM will take place in Brussels on February 23 and 24, 2008. As a teaser, organizers of the open-source event have now placed interviews with some of the speakers online.more »
As part of the KDE 4.0 release event, Trolltech CEO, Haavard Nord, announced that the Qt library would be released under GPLv3. Qt is an important framework for the KDE Linux desktop system.more »
Kernel king admits his tone has alienated volunteers, but says the demands of the process require directness.
New flaw in an old encryption scheme leaves the experts scrambling to disable SSL 3
Lennart Poettering wants to change the way Linux developers talk to each other.
Enterprise giant frees itself from ink and home PCs (and visa versa).
Mozilla’s product think tank sinks silently into history.
TODO group will focus on open source tools in large-scale environments.
New tool will look like GParted but support a wider range of storage technologies.
New public key pinning feature will help prevent man-in-the-middle attacks.
Carnegie Mellon researchers say 3 million pages could fall down the phishing hole in the next year.
The US government rolls new best-practice rules for protecting SSH.