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After a headline lull, LibreOffice on Wednesday renewed its drive to replace Microsoft Office with the newest version of its open source suite of applications.
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The first article was a hopeful but disappointed look into the ghost town known as Google+.
6 hrs ago | PC World
The Linux world has long offered virtually innumerable alternatives to Windows and Mac OS, including several options designed specifically to ease the transition for those making the switch.
Open Source Storage , the visionaries and creators of enterprise data storage solutions, announced today that Leynette Larioza and Mark Nelson, formerly from Oracle, have joined the executive team.
Tech blogger Juha Saarinen takes a look at copyright laws, Linux creator Linus Torvalds and reviews the curved Samsung UHD TV.
Open source software group Open Whisper Systems today released a new encrypted phone app called Signal , which is designed to allow its users to make secure calls on the iPhone at no cost.
Much like Microsoft, SAP has never been seen as a friend of the open source community.
Android is a Google product-it's designed and built from the ground up to integrate with Google services and be a cloud-powered OS.
Android is a software stack for mobile platforms. What this means is that it is Android delivers a complete set of software for mobile devices: an operating system, middleware and key mobile applications.
The GNU Compiler Collection, better known as GCC, was recently awarded the ACM's Programming Languages Software Award for 2014 .
"I am really incredibly surprised that my work space is very similar to Linus' and also the working hours are almost identical," said Google+ blogger Rodolfo Saenz.
A US Department of Homeland Security-funded online portal that provides government agencies, enterprises, higher education, and independent developers a free platform for testing their code for security holes and vulnerabilities has quietly begun attracting commercial application security providers.
Betty is an application similar to Siri and Google now. It turns your command line into a virtual assistant.
Pivotal announced an alliance of sorts with Hortonworks on Monday, pledging to collaborate on development of the Apache Ambari project, open-source software used by Hortonworks to manage and monitor Hadoop clusters.
The open-source CoreOS Linux operating system hit a major milestone on July 25, issuing its first stable release.
Cornell University's "Gemini" AUV will compete in next week's 2014 RoboSub competition.
The event will take place in New York City on September 15, 2014. This year's summit will present the most relevant topics to Xen Project users and integrators, with an emphasis on new and cutting-edge topics related to cloud and enterprise deployments.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 09:40 am
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