Slashdot Items Tagged "opensource"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @05:15PM First Steps Towards Network Transparency For Wayland
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @05:09PM LibreOffice 5.1 Officially Released
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @02:49PM Women Get Pull Requests Accepted More (Except When You Know They're Women)
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @01:17PM Raspberry Pi's Raspbian OS Finally Ships With Open-Source OpenGL Support
Monday February 08, 2016 @03:01PM GitHub Open Sources Their Internal Testing Tool
Monday February 08, 2016 @01:09PM Talos Secure Workstation Is Free-Software Centric — and $3100 [Updated]
Monday February 08, 2016 @03:27AM Adblock Plus Maker Seeks Deal With Ad Industry Players
Sunday February 07, 2016 @11:38AM Firefox Adopts a 6-8 Week Variable Release Schedule
Saturday February 06, 2016 @11:43AM GitHub Is Undergoing a Full-Blown Overhaul As Execs and Employees Depart
Friday February 05, 2016 @11:33PM Docker Images To Be Based On Alpine Linux
Friday February 05, 2016 @01:46PM The Performance of Ubuntu Linux Over the Past 10 Years
Friday February 05, 2016 @12:20PM CFQ In Linux Gets BFQ Characteristics
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @09:45PM Link Rot Rx: 'Amber' Add-on For WordPress and Drupal
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @03:34PM Torrents Time Lets Anyone Launch Their Own Web Version of Popcorn Time
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @12:07PM Open Source Pioneer Michael Tiemann On the Myth of the Average
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @09:16AM Chromodo Browser Disables Key Web Security
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @11:08PM Homemade Speed Trap Made By Former UVA CS Professor
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @04:03PM Socat Weak Crypto Draws Suspicions Of a Backdoor
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @09:00AM 7 Swift 2 Enhancements iOS Devs Will Love
Sunday January 31, 2016 @11:07PM Big Satellite Systems, Simulated On Your Desktop
Saturday January 30, 2016 @11:24PM Linux Kernel 2.6.32 LTS Reaches End of Life In February 2016
Saturday January 30, 2016 @01:31PM Project Neon Will Bring Users Up-to-Date KDE Packages
Friday January 29, 2016 @02:44PM Jailbreak Turns Cheap Walkie-Talkie Into DMR Police Scanner
Thursday January 28, 2016 @04:00PM GitHub Service Outage
Thursday January 28, 2016 @03:39PM Intel Gets Called Out Again For Their M.I.A. 3.0 X.Org Driver
Thursday January 28, 2016 @03:28PM Intel Gets Called Out Again For Their M.I.A. 3.0 X.Org Driver
Thursday January 28, 2016 @02:24PM FreeBSD-Powered Firewall Distro OPNsense 16.1 Released
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @06:47PM AMD: It's Time To Open Up the GPU
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @12:00PM OpenWrt Turns a $14 Card Reader Into the Smallest Wireless AP
Sunday January 24, 2016 @08:29AM Linux 4.5 Adds Raspberry Pi 2 Support, AMD GPU Re-Clocking, Intel Kaby Lake
Saturday January 23, 2016 @11:14PM Open-Source Ransomware Abused For the Second Time In Real-Life Infections
Thursday January 21, 2016 @03:44PM Developers Frustrated with GitHub Prod For Changes In Bug Reports, Transparency
Thursday January 21, 2016 @01:57PM Linux Foundation Quietly Drops Community Representation
Thursday January 21, 2016 @10:59AM How OpenGL Graphics Card Performance Has Evolved Over 10 Years
Thursday January 14, 2016 @10:12PM Microsoft Open Sources Edge JavaScript Code, Plans Linux Port
Thursday January 14, 2016 @10:08PM OpenSSH Patches Bug That Leaks Private Crypto Keys
Thursday January 14, 2016 @10:04PM Zero-Day Vulnerability Discovered In FFmpeg Lets Attackers Steal Files Remotely
Tuesday January 12, 2016 @12:24PM Intel's Clear Linux Distribution Offers Fast Out-Of-The-Box Performance
Sunday January 10, 2016 @09:23PM Linux Kernel 4.4 LTS Officially Released
Saturday January 09, 2016 @01:51PM The FSF Is 30 Years Old; Where Should They Go From Here?
Friday January 08, 2016 @06:06PM After Years of Serving X11, X.Org Stands To Lose Its One-Letter Domain
Thursday January 07, 2016 @03:58PM Open-Source Firmware For Your Toy Drone
Thursday January 07, 2016 @12:44PM PostgreSQL 9.5 Released
Monday January 04, 2016 @03:34PM FOSS Force is a FOSS News and Commentary Site (Video)
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @08:50AM Fixing JavaScript's Broken Random Number Generator
Monday December 28, 2015 @12:04AM Perl 6 Released
Sunday December 27, 2015 @01:06PM North Korea's Operating System Analyzed
Sunday December 27, 2015 @10:38AM Mesa's Highlights Reel: An Impressive Year For Open Source 3-D Drivers
Saturday December 26, 2015 @02:54PM APT Speed For Incremental Updates Gets a Massive Performance Boost
Thursday December 24, 2015 @01:00PM Mozilla Document Shows Firefox OS Tablet, TV Stick, Router, Keyboard Computer
Thursday December 24, 2015 @09:52AM Ubuntu User Count Pegged At Over One Billion
Friday December 18, 2015 @06:32PM Khronos Delays Vulkan Graphics API To 2016 Release
Friday December 18, 2015 @12:28PM Replacement For Mozilla Thunderbird?
Thursday December 17, 2015 @02:14PM MetaMorph Helps non-Engineers Design Circuits (Video)
Thursday December 17, 2015 @01:53PM VLC Launches On Chrome OS Thanks To Android Port
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @09:29AM AMD Goes Open Source, Announces GPUOpen Initiative, Linux Compiler, Drivers
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @08:45AM Attackers Can Hijack Joomla Sites Via User-Agent Strings
Thursday December 10, 2015 @02:29PM Microsoft Offers Linux Certification. Yes, Really.
Thursday December 10, 2015 @09:25AM Bruce Perens On Problems With the Open Hardware Model
Thursday December 10, 2015 @08:49AM WordPress 4.4 Arrives
Saturday December 05, 2015 @01:40AM No More Security Fixes For Older OpenSSL Branches
Friday December 04, 2015 @08:16PM Perl 6 Gets Beta Compiler, Modules and an Advent Calendar
Thursday December 03, 2015 @02:25PM Why To Choose PostgreSQL Over MySQL, MariaDB
Thursday December 03, 2015 @12:24PM Apple Releases Swift As an Open-Source Project
Tuesday December 01, 2015 @09:58AM Enlightenment E20 Released With Full Wayland Support
Thursday November 26, 2015 @02:25PM Software Freedom Conservancy Asks For Supporters
Thursday November 26, 2015 @10:44AM Free Pascal Compiler 3.0.0 Is Out; Adds Support For 16-Bit MS-DOS, 64-Bit iOS
Thursday November 26, 2015 @08:10AM AMD's Crimson Radeon Driver For Linux Barely Changes Anything
Thursday November 26, 2015 @08:08AM AMD's Crimson Radeon Driver For Linux Barely Changes Anything
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @02:40PM High-Security, Open-Source Router is a Hit on Indiegogo (Video)
Friday November 20, 2015 @12:01AM Ask Slashdot: Convincing a Team To Undertake UX Enhancements On a Large Codebase?
Sunday November 15, 2015 @12:25PM FCC Clarifies: It's Legal To Hack Your Router
Saturday November 14, 2015 @09:03AM Freeciv Founded 20 Years Ago Today
Saturday November 14, 2015 @03:21AM Microsoft Open Sources Its Machine Learning Toolkit
Thursday November 12, 2015 @03:15PM Mozilla Plans To Remove Support For Firefox Complete Themes
Thursday November 12, 2015 @12:34PM Getting Started With GNU Radio
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @01:06PM Open Source Anniversaries: 6 Years of Go, 11 of Firefox
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @08:19AM WordPress Now Powers 25% of the Web
Tuesday November 03, 2015 @01:08PM Andrew Tanenbaum Announces MINIXcon
Tuesday November 03, 2015 @12:51PM The Return of OS/2 Warp Set For 2016
Monday November 02, 2015 @05:42PM Ask Slashdot: How Can My Code Help?
Monday November 02, 2015 @01:50AM Could Go Community's Threat of Public Shaming, Lifetime Bans Make Go a No-Go?
Sunday November 01, 2015 @08:30PM Linux 4.3 Released As Stable; Improves On Open-Source Graphics, SMP Performance
Sunday November 01, 2015 @08:33AM GNU Hurd 0.7 and GNU Mach 1.6 Released
Saturday October 31, 2015 @07:51PM Busybox Deletes Systemd Support
Thursday October 29, 2015 @01:00PM Open-Source GPU Drivers Show Less Than Ideal Experience For SteamOS/Linux Gaming
Thursday October 29, 2015 @07:41AM MySQL Servers Hijacked With Malware To Perform DDoS Attacks
Tuesday October 27, 2015 @10:20AM Open Source Code Isn't a Warranty
Monday October 26, 2015 @08:00AM Ask Slashdot: Open Tools For Logbooks and Note-taking?
Sunday October 18, 2015 @11:17AM Celebrating 20 Years of OpenBSD With Release 5.8
Friday October 16, 2015 @01:35PM October is the Most Open (Source) Month (Video)
Thursday October 15, 2015 @11:20AM Why Cybersecurity Experts Want Open Source Routers
Thursday October 15, 2015 @07:02AM KDE Turns 19
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @11:35AM 3 Open Source Projects For Modern COBOL Development
Friday October 09, 2015 @02:53PM Linux Foundation: Security Threatens 'Golden Age' Of Open Source
Thursday October 08, 2015 @03:42PM Enlightenment Mysteriously Drops Wayland Support
Thursday October 08, 2015 @01:05PM Making Your Graphing Calculator a Musical Instrument
Thursday October 08, 2015 @09:17AM Google's Effort To Speed Up the Mobile Web
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @11:03AM Matthew Garrett Forks the Linux Kernel
Monday October 05, 2015 @05:59PM Sensor Network Makes Life Easier For Japan's Aging Rice Farmers
Monday October 05, 2015 @01:43PM Linux Foundation Takes Reins of FOSSology Open Source Licensing Tools
Sunday October 04, 2015 @07:36PM OpenIndiana Hipster 2015.10: Keeping an Open-Source Solaris Going
Wednesday September 30, 2015 @01:08PM Linux Foundation puts the cost of replacing open source at $5 billion.
Monday September 28, 2015 @04:42PM LibreOffice turns 5
Monday September 28, 2015 @11:21AM LibreOffice Turns Five
Monday September 28, 2015 @08:09AM EFF: DMCA Hinders Exposing More Software Cheats Like Volkswagen's
Friday September 25, 2015 @05:26PM How the Car Industry Has Hidden Its Software Behind the DMCA
Thursday September 24, 2015 @05:53PM Mozilla Fixed a 14-Year-Old Bug In Firefox, Now Adblock Plus Uses Less Memory
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @09:02PM Mozilla Fixed A 14-Year-Old Bug In Firefox, Now Adblock Plus Uses Less Memory
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @07:49AM What's New In GNOME 3.18
Monday September 21, 2015 @11:48AM Ask Slashdot: Herding Cats, Aging Systems?
Sunday September 20, 2015 @02:15PM A Wikipedia-Style Tree of Life Emerges
Thursday September 17, 2015 @03:53PM AMD Confirms Vulkan Driver For Linux, But To Start Off As Closed-Source
Wednesday September 16, 2015 @07:20PM XPRIZE's Jono Bacon On the Next Great Challenge
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @03:53PM The Era of Open Source Cars
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @09:36AM Italian Military To Switch To LibreOffice and ODF
Sunday September 13, 2015 @01:08PM Linux 4.3 Bringing Stable Intel Skylake Support, Reworked NVIDIA Driver
Friday September 11, 2015 @08:53AM Microsoft Announces VP9 Support For Edge
Thursday September 10, 2015 @03:51PM Ask Slashdot: Synchronizing Sound With Video, Using Open Source?
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @10:01AM New Release of the Trinity Desktop Environment
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @09:36AM The Free Software Foundation: 30 Years In
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @08:46AM LLVM 3.7 Delivers OpenMP 3.1 Support, ORC JIT API, New Optimizations
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @07:11AM LILO Bootloader Development To End
Sunday August 30, 2015 @11:40PM Linux Kernel 4.2 Released
Sunday August 30, 2015 @09:18PM "Hack" Typeface Is Open Source, Easy On the IDEs
Sunday August 30, 2015 @11:53AM AMD's R9 Fury On Open-Source: Prepare for Disappointment, For Now
Sunday August 30, 2015 @12:50AM A FreeBSD "Spork" With Touches of NeXT and OS X: NeXTBSD
Saturday August 29, 2015 @05:30PM MIAOW Open Source GPU Debuts At Hot Chips
Saturday August 29, 2015 @09:18AM GNOME To Start Using Codenames
Friday August 28, 2015 @06:27PM Croatian Party Advocates Government Adoption of Open Source
Friday August 28, 2015 @05:28PM Ten Dropbox Engineers Build BSD-licensed, Lossless 'Pied Piper' Compression Algorithm
Friday August 28, 2015 @01:53PM Ubuntu Is the Dominant Cloud OS
Friday August 28, 2015 @10:27AM Croatian party advocates government adoption of open source
Thursday August 27, 2015 @01:18PM Open Source, Collaborative Rich-Text, Web-Based Editor Almost Available
Thursday August 27, 2015 @10:42AM UNC Scientists Open Source Their Genomic Research
Thursday August 27, 2015 @08:13AM Contiki 3.0 Released, Retains Support For Apple II, C64
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @10:17AM KDE Plasma 5.4 Released
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @08:59AM KDE Plasma 5.4 Released
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @08:33AM Happy Birthday, Linux! An OS At 24
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @06:42AM Linux Turns 24, Happy Birthday!
Sunday August 23, 2015 @10:20AM Ubuntu Core gets support for Raspberry Pi 2 GPIO and I2C
Friday August 21, 2015 @06:47AM Evaluating The Security Of Open Source Software
Thursday August 20, 2015 @07:23AM Linus Torvalds Isn't Looking 10 Years Ahead For Linux and That's OK
Wednesday August 19, 2015 @12:50PM KDE Applications 15.08.0 Released
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @07:27AM "Father Time" Gets Another Year At NTP From Linux Foundation
Wednesday August 12, 2015 @11:11AM The LibreOffice Story
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @05:08PM Cisco Attempting To Develop a Royalty Free Video Codec
Thursday August 06, 2015 @02:25PM Marvell's Kinoma Create Keeps On Creating (Video)
Thursday August 06, 2015 @11:36AM India Adopts Comprehensive Open Source Policy
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @06:11AM Largest DebConf Ever Will Hit Heidelberg In Mid-August
Tuesday August 04, 2015 @09:08AM Ada Initiative Organization To End, But Its Work Will Continue
Friday July 31, 2015 @02:05AM Samsung Finds, Fixes Bug In Linux Trim Code
Thursday July 30, 2015 @08:58AM On Linux, $550 Radeon R9 Fury Competes With $200~350 NVIDIA GPUs
Tuesday July 28, 2015 @11:27AM Why Your Software Project Is Failing
Saturday July 25, 2015 @11:49AM Battle For Wesnoth Seeks New Developers
Saturday July 25, 2015 @08:26AM KDE Community Announces Fully Open Source Plasma Mobile
Saturday July 25, 2015 @07:59AM AMD Forces a LibreOffice Speed Boost With GPU Acceleration
Thursday July 23, 2015 @01:32PM Meet OpenDaylight Project Executive Director Neela Jacques (Video)
Thursday July 23, 2015 @10:46AM Open-Source Mesa 3D Library/Drivers Now Support OpenGL 4
Tuesday July 21, 2015 @04:59PM Pro GPL
Tuesday July 21, 2015 @03:47PM LibreOffice Ported To Run On Wayland
Monday July 20, 2015 @06:14PM How Developers Can Rebuild Trust On the Internet
Friday July 17, 2015 @05:38PM Renderman Gets Blender Integration
Wednesday July 15, 2015 @12:07PM The Free Software Foundation's statement on Canonical's updated licensing terms
Sunday July 12, 2015 @12:20PM Speed-Ups, Small Fixes Earn Good Marks From Ars For Mint 17.2
Saturday July 11, 2015 @07:41PM Calculating the Truck-Factor of Popular Open Source Projects
Saturday July 11, 2015 @12:39PM Linux Foundation's Census Project Ranks Open Source Software At Risk
Saturday July 11, 2015 @08:16AM Lenovo will sell Ubuntu laptops in India
Saturday July 11, 2015 @08:15AM Linux Foundation's Census Project Ranks Software At Risk
Friday July 10, 2015 @12:21AM French Government IT Directorate Supports ODF, Rejects OOXML
Thursday July 09, 2015 @10:02AM OpenSSL Patches Critical Certificate Forgery Bug
Thursday July 09, 2015 @07:40AM Open Compute Project Comes Under Fire
Thursday July 09, 2015 @06:37AM Jolla Spins Off Hardware Business
Thursday July 09, 2015 @06:32AM BBC Reveals Its New Microcomputer Design
Friday July 03, 2015 @04:48PM Clang Plays Tetris -- Tetris As a C++ Template Metaprogram
Friday July 03, 2015 @12:26PM Firefox 39 Released, Bringing Security Improvements and Social Sharing
Thursday July 02, 2015 @02:58PM Microsoft Research Open Sources WorldWide Telescope
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @09:00AM First Fedora Image For the MIPS Available For Testing
Monday June 22, 2015 @10:21PM Linux To Receive More Assembly Code Rework
Monday June 22, 2015 @10:12PM Linux 4.1 Kernel Released With EXT4 Encryption, Performance Improvements
Monday June 22, 2015 @06:34PM Docker and CoreOS Join Together For Open Container Project At Linux Foundation
Monday June 22, 2015 @07:45AM Linux 4.1 Kernel Released With EXT4 Encryption, Performance Improvements
Monday June 22, 2015 @07:25AM Linux containers set for surge, but security concerns remain
Thursday June 18, 2015 @11:23AM LibreOffice Now Available On Apple's Mac App Store
Wednesday June 17, 2015 @02:54PM Is Surespot the Latest Crypto War Victim?
Wednesday June 17, 2015 @02:53PM Reasons To Use Mono For Linux Development
Tuesday June 16, 2015 @11:30AM Linus Torvalds Says Linux Can Move On Without Him
Tuesday June 16, 2015 @10:59AM Report: Aging Java Components To Blame For Massively Buggy Open-Source Software
Thursday June 11, 2015 @11:59AM PHP At 20: From Pet Project To Powerhouse
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @02:10PM David Revoy Makes Open Source Art With Open Source Tools (Video)
Friday June 05, 2015 @06:42AM Open Source Haxe/OpenFL Platform Will Support Home Game Consoles
Tuesday June 02, 2015 @10:30AM LG Arbitrarily Denying Android Lollipop Update To the G2 In Canada?
Tuesday June 02, 2015 @07:39AM Cinnamon 2.6: a Massive Update Loaded With Performance Improvements
Sunday May 31, 2015 @08:11AM MinGW and MSVCRT Conflict Causes Floating-Point Value Corruption
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @12:43PM Building Hospitable Open Source Communities (Video)
Saturday May 23, 2015 @09:44AM Ask Slashdot: Can SaaS Be Both Open Source and Economically Viable?
Friday May 22, 2015 @10:05PM Chrome For Android Is Now Almost Entirely Open Source
Thursday May 21, 2015 @09:55AM Pre-Orders Start For Neo900 Open Source Phone
Wednesday May 20, 2015 @05:58PM Huawei's LiteOS Internet of Things Operating System Is a Minuscule 10KB
Wednesday May 20, 2015 @01:11PM Adblock Plus Launches Adblock Browser: a Fork of Firefox For Android