Gnome 2.22 Gnome 2.22 overviewMay 23, 2008
The new Gnome appeared in March and includes improvements for both users and developers. We'll tell you about network-transparent filesystem access, improved usability, and new programs in the latest Gnome.more »
GCC 4.3 GNU Compiler Collection 4.3May 22, 2008
The latest GCC 4.3 is set to take the programming world by storm with new optimizations, experimental support for the next-generation C++ 200x standard, an optional parallelized C++ STL, and a new Java compiler courtesy of the Eclipse project.more »
RPath has released version 2 of its Linux distribution which is mainly designed for producing customized software appliances.more »
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 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.
New release marks the arrival of AMD’s unified driver strategy.