Issue #116 / Jul 2010
Cover Theme: INSIDE KDE'S NEW DESKTOP
DVD: UBUNTU 10.04 SIXPACK
LINUXUSER: Workspace: TreeLine
The hybrid nature of TreeLine means it offers more than your typical information manager. An outliner as well as a database, it allows you to sort and store all kinds of data with ease.
COMMUNITY: EventfulCommunity Notebook: Cache
Event season is upon us!
COMMUNITY: Community NotebookPenguicon 2010
A little bit sci-fi, a little bit open source, but a whole lot of fun for the geek crowd.
COMMUNITY: Value of FreedomCommunity Notebook: Doghouse
Don't concentrate on the cost; emphasize the value.
COMMUNITY: Free Software ProjectsCommunity Notebook
Building robots is an expensive hobby but too interesting to leave to a small group of elite researchers. Peekabot saves you the investment in hardware and simulates a brave new robot world. Also, we’ll look at Gbrainy, a program to train your gray matter.
Vendor D-Wave scores big with a sale to NASA's Quantum Intelligence Lab.
Many package updates and Steam integration highlight the latest from the Mandriva-based community Linux.
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.