Issue #100 / Mar 2009
Cover Theme: Kernel Hacks
LINUXUSER: Wiimote with LinuxUsing the Nintendo Wiimote with Linux
Nintendo's Wii game console includes the popular Wiimote control. Have you ever wondered whether the Wiimote works with Linux?
LINUXUSER: AdeonaOpen source laptop tracking and recovery
If you use a laptop, you have a good chance of having it lost or stolen. Learn about Adeona, a reliable open source system that can help you locate your lost or stolen laptop.
LINUXUSER: Conky System MonitorMonitoring your system with Conky
This light-weight system monitor keeps you informed about your computer's performance.
LINUXUSER: Workspace: Netbook Photo ToolsEffective netbook photo tools
Find out how to turn your netbook into a fabulous photo tool.
COMMUNITY: Doghouse: Software LivreIf Windows were Software Livre…
If Windows were free software, would maddog use it?
COMMUNITY: 2009 Open Source HoroscopeThe 2009 Open Source Horoscope
We gazed into the heavens of cyberspace for the first Open Source horoscope back in our 50th issue. We thought the occasion of our 100th issue would be a good time to visit the stars once again.
COMMUNITY: Free Software ProjectsAn up-to-date overview of free software and its makers
Finally there's a free alternative to the proprietary Flash on the web. Unfortunately, it implements Microsoft technology whose software patents might render the free Moonlight license useless.
Richard Stallman calls for the W3C to remain independent of vendor interests.
The new release supports nine architectures, 73 human languages, and zero non-Free components.
Fedora developers release the first alpha version of Fedora 19, known as Schrödinger’s Cat, for general testing. The final release is expected in July 2013.
ack is a grep-like, command-line tool that has been optimized for programmers to search large trees of source code.
New features in SUSE Studio 1.3 include enhanced cloud integration, VM platform support, and lifecycle management.
The Linux Foundation recently announced that the Xen Project is becoming a Linux Foundation Collaborative Project.
Open source version of LiveCode is now available for developing apps, games, and utilities for all major platforms.
OpenDaylight is an open source software-defined networking project committed to furthering adoption of SDN and accelerating innovation in a vendor-neutral and open environment.
The new Gnome release includes privacy and sharing settings, allowing more user control over access to personal information.
Mozilla is collaborating with Samsung on a new web browser engine called Servo.