Slashdot Items Tagged "opensource"

Date / Time Story
Sunday April 22, 2018 @02:05AM Apple Open Sources FoundationDB
Monday April 16, 2018 @04:59PM ReactOS 0.4.8 Released
Saturday April 14, 2018 @04:28PM Ask Slashdot: How Can I Make My Own Vaporware Real?
Friday April 13, 2018 @06:05PM 'Open Source Initiative' President Interviewed by Linux Journal
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @06:01PM 'Fuchsia Is Not Linux': Google Publishes Documentation Explaining Their New OS
Monday April 09, 2018 @03:52PM Microsoft Open-Sources Original File Manager From the 1990s So It Can Run On Windows 10
Saturday April 07, 2018 @05:59PM Torvalds Opposes Tying UEFI Secure Boot to Kernel Lockdown Mode
Saturday April 07, 2018 @04:22PM Can Ruby Survive Another 25 Years?
Friday April 06, 2018 @09:56PM Microsoft Open Source Tool Lets You 'Bring Your Own Linux' To Windows
Friday April 06, 2018 @08:35PM Programmer Unveils OpenGL Bindings for Bash
Thursday April 05, 2018 @04:45PM Microsoft Modifies Open-Source Code, Blows Hole In Windows Defender
Thursday April 05, 2018 @03:22PM Google Workers Urge CEO To Pull Out of Pentagon AI Project
Monday April 02, 2018 @04:18PM Tor Winds Down Its Encrypted Messenger App 3 Years After Launch
Monday April 02, 2018 @11:10AM Red Hat CEO Talks About State Of Open Source
Sunday April 01, 2018 @06:42AM Interviews: Ask a Question To Christine Peterson, the Nanotech Expert Who Coined the Term 'Open Source'
Saturday March 31, 2018 @12:37PM The Prestigious Free Software Award Goes to Karen Sandler
Saturday March 31, 2018 @02:22AM Open Source RISC V Processor Gets Support From Google, Samsung, Qualcomm, and Tesla
Wednesday March 28, 2018 @12:10PM An Open Source, Royalty-Free AV1 Codec Has Been Released
Sunday March 25, 2018 @02:50PM Ask Slashdot: Can FOSS Help In the Fight Against Climate Change?
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @10:37AM LG Releases Open-Sourced Version of webOS in Hopes To Push It Beyond TVs and Smart Refrigerators
Monday March 19, 2018 @01:20PM Microsoft Joins Group Working To 'Cure' Open-Source Licensing Issues
Saturday March 17, 2018 @05:28PM How An Open Source Plugin Tamed a Chaotic Comments Section With A Simple Quiz
Saturday March 17, 2018 @12:39AM Vim Beats Emacs in 'Linux Journal' Reader Survey
Friday March 16, 2018 @11:11PM Google Open Sources Its Exoplanet-Hunting AI
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @07:14PM Google's New 'Plus Codes' Are An Open Source, Global Alternative To Street Addresses
Saturday March 10, 2018 @11:49PM ESR's Newest Project: An Open Hardware/Open Source UPS
Saturday March 10, 2018 @07:23PM Linux Developer McHardy Drops GPLv2 'Shake Down' Case
Saturday March 10, 2018 @05:20PM Debian 9.4 Released
Saturday March 03, 2018 @11:05PM 'Java EE' Has Been Renamed 'Jakarta EE'
Monday February 26, 2018 @10:26AM Vulkan Graphics is Coming To macOS and iOS, Will Enable Faster Games and Apps
Friday February 16, 2018 @06:16PM The Future of Free and Open-Source Maps
Sunday February 11, 2018 @05:39PM How the First Open Source Software and Hardware Satellite UPSat Was Built
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @09:19AM A Look at How Indian Women Have Persevered Through Several Obstacles To Contribute to the Open Source Community
Sunday February 04, 2018 @06:14PM LKRG: A Loadable Linux Kernel Module for Runtime Integrity Checking
Saturday February 03, 2018 @09:17PM New 'Open Source Initiative' Site Announces Anniversary Celebrations and Outreach Programs
Saturday February 03, 2018 @12:35AM 'How I Coined the Term Open Source'
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @10:22AM LibreOffice 6.0 Released: Features Superior Microsoft Office Interoperability, OpenPGP Support
Sunday January 28, 2018 @09:43PM Linus Finally Releases Linux 4.15 Kernel, Blames Intel For Delay
Friday January 26, 2018 @12:36PM Are the BSDs Dying? Some Security Researchers Think So
Saturday January 20, 2018 @12:52AM 'Is It Time For Open Processors?'
Monday January 15, 2018 @11:23AM City of Barcelona Dumps Windows For Linux and Open Source Software
Sunday January 14, 2018 @12:27PM 20 Years Later, Has Open Source Changed the World?
Friday January 12, 2018 @09:17PM Stack Overflow Stats Reveal 'the Brutal Lifecycle of JavaScript Frameworks'
Wednesday January 10, 2018 @12:00PM SourceForge Debuts New UI and GitHub Sync Tool
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @05:30PM James Dolan, Co-Creator of SecureDrop, Dead At 36
Saturday January 06, 2018 @03:55AM Lindows Resurrected! Freespire 3.0 and Linspire 7.0 Linux Distros Now Available
Saturday January 06, 2018 @12:24AM Can We Replace Intel x86 With an Open Source Chip?
Friday January 05, 2018 @10:39PM Eben Upton: 'Why Raspberry Pi Isn't Vulnerable to Spectre or Meltdown'
Saturday December 30, 2017 @03:49PM Could We Reduce Data Breaches With Better Open Source Funding?
Thursday December 28, 2017 @10:43PM Kodi 18 'Leia' 64-Bit For Windows Is Finally Ready To Replace the 32-bit Version
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @05:46PM Apple To Release Lisa OS For Free As Open Source In 2018
Saturday December 23, 2017 @11:21PM Could 2018 Be The Year of the Linux Desktop?
Saturday December 23, 2017 @09:58PM FSF Adds PureOS To List of Endorsed GNU/Linux Distributions
Saturday December 23, 2017 @09:49PM Fleeing Google's Apps and iOS, Mandrake Linux Creator Launches 'eelo' Project
Saturday December 23, 2017 @05:58PM Court Throws Out Grsecurity Libel Lawsuit Against Bruce Perens
Wednesday December 20, 2017 @04:38PM PSA: Spotify Now Available As a Snap For Linux
Wednesday December 13, 2017 @08:06PM Avast Launches Open-Source Decompiler For Machine Code
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @09:06PM AMD Is Open-Sourcing Their Official Vulkan Linux Driver
Monday December 11, 2017 @06:04PM AI-Assisted Fake Porn Is Here and We're All Screwed
Sunday December 10, 2017 @08:49PM Does Systemd Makes Linux Complex, Error-Prone, and Unstable?
Saturday December 09, 2017 @03:58PM Updated Debian Linux 9.3 and 8.10 Released
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @07:24PM ReactOS 0.4.7 Released
Sunday December 03, 2017 @04:18PM '24 Pull Requests' Suggests Contributing Code For Christmas
Saturday December 02, 2017 @04:24PM Understanding the New Red Hat-IBM-Google-Facebook GPL Enforcement Announcement
Saturday December 02, 2017 @04:33AM Is Open Source Innovation Now All About Vendor On-Ramps?
Saturday December 02, 2017 @12:42AM Mozilla Releases Open Source Speech Recognition Model, Massive Voice Dataset
Thursday November 30, 2017 @06:30PM System76 Will Disable Intel Management Engine On Its Linux Laptops
Sunday November 26, 2017 @10:27PM Clear Linux Beats CentOS, openSUSE, and Ubuntu in (Enterprise) Benchmark Tests
Friday November 24, 2017 @04:43PM Linux Pioneer Munich Confirms Switch To Windows 10
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @04:50PM Ask Slashdot: What Are Your Greatest Successes and Weaknesses With Wine (Software)?
Monday November 20, 2017 @05:10PM Google Is Working On Fuchsia OS Support For Apple's Swift Programming Language
Saturday November 18, 2017 @02:50AM Facebook Open Sources Its Network Routing Platform Open/R
Saturday November 18, 2017 @12:57AM FOSS Community Criticizes SFLC over SFC Trademark War
Friday November 17, 2017 @05:19PM Microsoft and GitHub Team Up To Take Git Virtual File System To MacOS, Linux
Friday November 17, 2017 @02:10PM Proprietary Software is the Driver of Unprecedented Surveillance: Richard Stallman
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @06:23PM All 500 of the World's Top 500 Supercomputers Are Running Linux
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @05:20PM Pentagon To Make a Big Push Toward Open-Source Software Next Year
Monday November 13, 2017 @01:14PM Munich Council: To Hell With Linux, We're Going Full Windows in 2020
Sunday November 12, 2017 @11:37AM What Happens to Open Source Code After Its Developer Dies?
Saturday November 11, 2017 @10:04PM CopperheadOS Fights Unlicensed Installations On Nexus Phones
Thursday November 09, 2017 @05:21PM Google Working To Remove MINIX-Based ME From Intel Platforms
Tuesday November 07, 2017 @03:44PM Apache OpenOffice: We're OK With Not Being Super Cool
Friday November 03, 2017 @11:55PM Appeals Court Rules: SCO v. IBM Case Can Continue
Friday November 03, 2017 @10:36PM Software Freedom Law Center Launches Trademark War Against Software Freedom Conservancy
Friday November 03, 2017 @08:40PM Firefox Borrows From Tor Browser Again, Blocks Canvas Fingerprinting
Friday November 03, 2017 @07:34PM Audacity 2.2.0 Released
Sunday October 29, 2017 @10:37PM Interviews: Red Hat CEO Jim Whitehurst Answers Your Questions
Saturday October 28, 2017 @12:10AM MakerBot Launches New 'MakerBot Labs' Platform
Friday October 27, 2017 @11:19PM Open Source Data Sets? Linux Foundation Introduces 'Community Data License Agreements'
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @11:25PM Linux Mint Is Killing the KDE Edition
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @04:30PM Oracle Engineer Talks of ZFS File System Possibly Still Being Upstreamed On Linux
Sunday October 22, 2017 @03:38PM 30-Year-Old Operating System 'PC-MOS/386' Finally Open Sourced
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @04:51PM Netflix, Amazon, Movie Studios Sue Over TickBox Streaming Device
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @02:48PM Companies Overlook Risks in Open Source Software, Survey Finds
Sunday October 15, 2017 @12:21AM How Open Source Software Helps The Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @05:14PM Security, Privacy Focused Librem 5 Linux Smartphone Successfully Crowdfunded
Monday October 09, 2017 @04:29PM OpenBSD 6.2 Released
Sunday October 08, 2017 @08:19PM Linux Now Has its First Open Source RISC-V Processor
Saturday October 07, 2017 @02:20AM New Open Source 3D Printer Can Print Without Human Intervention
Sunday October 01, 2017 @07:34PM Ask Slashdot: What's The Best Open Source Hardware to Tinker With?
Sunday October 01, 2017 @04:14PM Donate Your Noise To Xiph/Mozilla's Deep-Learning Noise Suppression Project
Saturday September 30, 2017 @05:47PM Best Open Source Software Identified By InfoWorld Listicles
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @03:49AM The World's First Blockchain Smartphone Is In Development
Monday September 25, 2017 @02:49AM Analyst: Enterprises Trust Red Hat Because It 'Makes Open Source Boring'
Saturday September 23, 2017 @11:45AM Facebook Relents, Switches React, Flow, Immuable.js and Jest To MIT License
Friday September 22, 2017 @11:37PM IBM Open Sources 'WebSphere Liberty' For Java Microservices and Cloud-Native Apps
Friday September 22, 2017 @09:20PM Apple's Swift 4.0 Includes A Compatibility Mode For 'The Majority' Of Swift 3.x Code
Saturday September 16, 2017 @07:35PM Will Linux Innovation Be Driven By Microsoft?
Saturday September 16, 2017 @05:41PM Ask Slashdot: What's the Best Business Model for An Open Source Developer?
Saturday September 16, 2017 @03:40PM WordPress Ditches ReactJS Over Facebook's Patent Clause
Thursday September 14, 2017 @04:39PM KDE Plasma 5.11 Beta Released
Wednesday September 13, 2017 @08:54PM GNOME 3.26 Released
Monday September 11, 2017 @04:48PM Equifax Blames Open-Source Software For Its Record-Breaking Security Breach
Monday September 11, 2017 @03:07PM Google Accused of Trying to Patent Public Domain Technology
Saturday September 09, 2017 @03:30PM Kodi Is Fighting Trademark Trolls
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @04:53PM A Critical Apache Struts Security Flaw Makes It 'Easy' To Hack Fortune 100 Firms
Sunday September 03, 2017 @12:21PM Is Apple Copying Palm's WebOS?
Sunday September 03, 2017 @03:07AM Reddit's Main Code Is No Longer Open Source
Saturday September 02, 2017 @05:47PM TechRepublic: Mozilla 'Is Desperately Needed to Save the Web'
Friday September 01, 2017 @08:59PM Why Oracle Should Cede Control of Java SE
Sunday August 27, 2017 @09:56PM OpenJDK May Tackle Java Security Gaps With A Secretive New Group
Saturday August 26, 2017 @11:50AM How Open Source Advocates Celebrated The 26th Anniversary of Linux
Friday August 25, 2017 @11:27PM Employers Want More Open Source Workers, Says Linux Foundation Study
Sunday August 20, 2017 @02:22PM Red Hat Gives Ceylon To The Eclipse Foundation
Saturday August 19, 2017 @12:37PM Oracle Now Wants To Give Java EE to an Open Source Foundation
Friday August 18, 2017 @09:45PM Ask Slashdot: What Would You Pay To See Open Sourced?
Sunday August 13, 2017 @12:36AM Crowdfunding Campaign Seeks a Libre Recording of a Newly-Completed Bach Work
Monday August 07, 2017 @04:56PM AMD Confirms Linux 'Performance Marginality Problem' On Ryzen
Saturday August 05, 2017 @01:48PM Linux Kernel Hardeners Grsecurity Sue Open Source's Bruce Perens
Monday July 31, 2017 @06:22PM Is the iPhone 'Years' Ahead of Android In Photography?
Monday July 31, 2017 @12:59PM GitHub Faces 'Major Service Outage' [Update]
Sunday July 30, 2017 @03:49PM Petition Asks Adobe To Open-Source Flash To Preserve Internet History
Sunday July 30, 2017 @05:34AM Petition Asks Adobe to Open-Source Flash for the Sake of Internet History
Saturday July 29, 2017 @12:47PM Systemd Named 'Lamest Vendor' At Pwnie Security Awards
Saturday July 29, 2017 @04:42AM OpenMoko: Ten Years After
Saturday July 29, 2017 @03:50AM LibreOffice 5.4 Adds More New Features, Improves Office File Format Compatibility
Friday July 28, 2017 @11:27PM Microsoft Further Pledges Linux Loyalty, Joins Cloud Native Computing Foundation
Thursday July 27, 2017 @04:23PM FreeBSD 11.1 Released
Sunday July 23, 2017 @09:18PM How a VC-Funded Company Is Undermining the Open-Source Community
Sunday July 23, 2017 @03:30PM Debian 'Stretch' Updated With 9.1 Release
Saturday July 22, 2017 @04:26PM Mozilla's New Open Source Voice-Recognition Project Wants Your Voice
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @04:23AM Mozilla Launches First Open-Source Voice Recognition Engine
Monday July 17, 2017 @11:26AM Media Player Classic Home Cinema (MPC-HC) for Windows Pushes What Could Be Its Last Update
Friday July 14, 2017 @08:18PM In Which Linus Torvalds Makes An 'Init' Joke
Sunday July 09, 2017 @02:08PM Bruce Perens Warns Grsecurity Breaches the Linux Kernel's GPL License
Sunday July 09, 2017 @12:14AM 48-Year-Old Multics Operating System Resurrected
Saturday July 08, 2017 @07:46PM Survey Finds Most Popular Linux Laptop Distros: Ubuntu and Arch
Friday July 07, 2017 @11:49PM Microsoft Makes 'Visual Studio Code Extension for Arduino' Open Source
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @06:37PM OpenBSD Will Get Unique Kernels on Each Reboot
Monday July 03, 2017 @12:10AM Linux Kernel 4.12 Officially Released
Sunday July 02, 2017 @11:43PM 'Severe' Systemd Bug Allowed Remote Code Execution For Two Years
Sunday July 02, 2017 @02:44PM 'Severe' Systemd Bug Allowed Remote Code Execution For Two Years
Sunday July 02, 2017 @01:10PM 23 Years Of The Open Source 'FreeDOS' Project
Saturday July 01, 2017 @10:34AM GitHub Urges Companies To Participate In 'Open Source Fridays'
Saturday July 01, 2017 @01:50AM Ubuntu Disputes 'Ads In MOTD' Claims
Sunday June 25, 2017 @02:40AM Software Developer Explains Why The Ubuntu Phone Failed
Saturday June 24, 2017 @02:25PM Researcher Finds Critical OpenVPN Bug Using Fuzzing
Friday June 23, 2017 @11:30PM 'Stack Clash' Linux Flaw Enables Root Access. Patch Now
Friday June 23, 2017 @10:39PM Linus Explains What Surprises Him After 25 Years Of Linux
Thursday June 22, 2017 @11:11AM University of Missouri To Use Open Source And Other Cheaper Alternatives For General Education Textbook
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @04:35PM Opus 1.2 Released
Thursday June 15, 2017 @11:30AM Green Party Leaders Don't Want Windows In Munich
Monday June 05, 2017 @09:04PM Why Women Devs Are Hard To Recruit and Even Harder To Keep
Sunday June 04, 2017 @01:18PM OpenELEC 8.0.4 Kodi-Focused Linux Distro Now Available
Saturday June 03, 2017 @11:51PM Insecure Hadoop Servers Expose Over 5 Petabytes of Data
Saturday June 03, 2017 @11:16PM Ubuntu Touch Mobile OS Now Maintained By UBports
Saturday June 03, 2017 @08:27PM ESR Shares A Forgotten 'Roots Of Open Source' Moment From 1984
Friday June 02, 2017 @09:37PM Bruce Perens Explains That 'GPL Is A Contract' Court Case
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @09:18AM Andy Rubin Says Essential's Ambient OS Will Be Open Source, Hints at Better Update Cycle
Monday May 29, 2017 @02:32AM ESR Announces The Open Sourcing Of The World's First Text Adventure
Saturday May 27, 2017 @12:54AM Alpine Linux 3.6.0 Released
Friday May 26, 2017 @10:11PM Wormable Code-Execution Bug Lurked In Samba For 7 Years
Friday May 26, 2017 @06:36PM 10 Years Later: FileZilla Adds Support For Master Password That Encrypts Your Logins
Monday May 22, 2017 @01:25AM Linux 4.10 Kernel Reaches End of Life
Sunday May 21, 2017 @06:42PM Why The US Government Open Sources Its Code
Saturday May 20, 2017 @06:52PM Endless OS Now Ships With Steam And Slack FlatPak Applications
Monday May 15, 2017 @02:37AM Open Source Educators 'OpenHatch' Close, Leaving Void For Campus Events
Friday May 12, 2017 @09:13PM Google Found Over 1,000 Bugs In 47 Open Source Projects
Friday May 12, 2017 @08:45PM Open Source SQL Database CockroachDB Hits 1.0
Sunday May 07, 2017 @07:36PM Court Allows Case Over Violating Open Source License
Saturday May 06, 2017 @06:43PM Debian 8.8 Released
Saturday May 06, 2017 @04:08PM Startup Offers A Chip Based On The Open Source RISC-V Architecture
Saturday May 06, 2017 @01:01AM Systemd-free Devuan Linux Announces Its Second Release Candidate
Saturday May 06, 2017 @12:57AM Systemd-Free Devuan Linux Announces A Second Release Candidate
Friday May 05, 2017 @08:55PM Fedora Will Get Full Mp3 Support, As IIS Fraunhofer Terminates Mp3 Licensing Program
Thursday May 04, 2017 @04:08PM Google Releases DIY Open Source Raspberry Pi Voice Kit Hardware
Monday May 01, 2017 @01:34AM Linux Kernel 4.11 Officially Released
Saturday April 29, 2017 @06:18PM SeqBox - File system agnostic recoverable container format
Monday April 24, 2017 @03:38AM Richard Stallman Interviewed By Bryan Lunduke
Saturday April 22, 2017 @04:07PM Anbox Can Run Android Apps Natively On Linux (In A Container)
Saturday April 22, 2017 @02:22PM Systemd-Free Devuan Announces Its First Stable Release Candidate 'Jessie' 1.0.0
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @06:04PM States Are Moving To Cut College Costs By Introducing Open-Source Textbooks
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @01:21AM Baidu Announces New Open Platform To Help Speed Up Development of Self-Driving Cars
Sunday April 16, 2017 @12:22PM SeqBox - Container format that can survive total loss of file system structures
Monday April 10, 2017 @06:12PM Microsoft Acquires Container Platform Deis From Engine Yard
Sunday April 09, 2017 @10:26PM OpenELEC 8.0 Linux Distro Released For PC, Raspberry Pi, WeTek Hub
Sunday April 09, 2017 @06:40PM DeepMind Open Sources 'Sonnet' Library For Easier Creation Of Neural Networks
Sunday April 09, 2017 @02:29PM Canonical Founder Criticizes Free Software Developers Who 'Hate On Whatever's Mainstream'
Sunday April 02, 2017 @11:37PM Tor Browser Will Feature More Rust Code
Sunday April 02, 2017 @10:50AM There's A New New JavaScript Framework