Open Source Software Newswire

Open Source Software Newswire

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  1. Ita s never too late to learn some new tricksRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    You hear it all the time: You've got to keep your skills up to date to stay competitive in the marketplace. And no one's a bigger advocate of that advice than me.


  2. Google secretly installs audio snooping program on Chrome browsers to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    Media giant Google's corporate motto is "Don't Be Evil," but it increasingly appears as though the company rarely follows its own advice. As reported by Britain's The Guardian newspaper, privacy advocates and open source developers are livid after discovering that the installation of Google's browsing software, Google Chrome, comes with an added capability: it allows remote technicians to listen in on conversations held near computers where the browser is installed.


  3. Apple's Swift programming language gaining in popularityRead the original story

    Thursday | MacTech

    ... first time. The next version of Swift (version 2), Apple's programming language, will be open source. (Open source software is software whose source code is available for modification or enhancement by anyone.) Craig Federighi, Apple's senior vice ...


  4. Microsoft CEO Lays Out MissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | NewsFactor

    CEO Satya Nadella spelled out his mission for the company: "to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more." Microsoft will also aim to "reinvent" productivity and business processes, build an intelligent Nadella's vision statement comes just a week after the company announced major leadership changes in which four top executives will be stepping down.


  5. Duplicate DVDs and CDs with the Addonics DVD DigiCopierRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Computing Unplugged Magazine

    The Addonics DVD DigiCopier, shown in Figure A, is a standalone box that contains a DVD player and a DVD burner. Priced at about $350, this machine makes duplicating DVDs or CDs a snap.


  6. A Development Environment for Distributed Synchronous Collaborative ProgrammingRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... a development environment for distributed synchronous collaborative programming. RIPPLE is an open source software tool. Initial user tests demonstrate positive responses from students, and the potential for long term learning, motivation, and ...


  7. The July 2015 issue of the PCLinuxOS MagazineRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | LXer Linux News

    Ready to be published? LXer is read by around 350,000 individuals each month, and is an excellent place for you to publish your ideas, thoughts, reviews, complaints, etc. Do you have something to say to the Linux community? Publish it here.


  8. A nation obsessed: Porn Time hits 1 million downloadsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    After less than a month on the market, Porn Time has hit 1 million downloads . The inconspicuously named app does exactly what you think it does - it's the X-rated version of Popcorn Time, which allows you to stream video torrents.


  9. Teaching open source communities about conflict resolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Red Hat Magazine

    At OSCON in Portland this year, Donna Benjamin and Gina Likins are combining forces to talk about a topic that is sometimes easily dismissed: conflict resolution. Given the growing need to address conflict in technology, and that even popular projects like the Linux Kernel adopting codes of conduct , it's no surprise that conferences feature talks on human interaction.


  10. Unity Editor and DirectX 11 for Linux, and more gaming newsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Red Hat Magazine

    Hello, open gaming fans! In this week's edition, we take a look at Unity Editor and DirectX 11 for Linux, and more gaming news. I wrote about the Unity Roadmap last week.


  11. Ubuntu...I love you, I hate youRead the original story

    May 12, 2010 | ASP.NET Blogs

    I have been working on seeing if a .NET 3.5 application will port over to Linux, Ubuntu to be specific. I started with version 9.01, then 9.10 and now 10.04 as I find more and more that I need from Mono.


  12. The Pervasive Openness of NFVRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    ... the world's leading network software provider, we design, develop, deliver and support commercial and open source software solutions for network operators. Our high performance software runs on commercial, off-the-shelf hardware, as appliances or in ...


  13. struthon 0.1.1Read the original story

    Yesterday | Python

    Struthon is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.


  14. 14.10 (Utopic Unicorn) reaches End of Life on July 23, 2015Read the original story

    Friday | Ubuntu

    ... with millions of users in homes, schools, businesses and governments around the world. Ubuntu is Open Source software, costs nothing to download, and users are free to customise or alter their software in order to meet their needs. Originally posted ...


  15. auromat 1.0.7Read the original story

    Friday | Python

    If you want to use THEMIS data or export in CDF format you have to install NASA's CDF library : wget tar xf cdf35_0-dist-cdf.tar.gz Also, for using the CDF library in Python we need the spacepy library. As this is not yet released on PyPI, you have to install it manually using: sudo apt-get install libhdf5-serial-dev pip install --user numpy python-dateutil pip install --user The command-line tools are installed in ~/.local/bin.


  16. Microsoft pushes towards a more interoperable world with its Windows 10 IoT plansRead the original story

    Friday | WinBeta

    ... of AllJoyn support in Windows 10 . With AllJoyn support in Windows 10, devs will have access to an open source software framework and a set of services that foster interoperability among connected devices. Developers who utilize this framework could ...


  17. The Linux Setup - Neil McGovern, Debian Project LeaderRead the original story

    Friday | Linux Today

    Neil is being modest when he calls Debian Project Leader a figurehead position. The reality is he coordinates a lot of work.


  18. Hacklet 54 - Virtual Reality ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Hack a day

    ... to build his own head mounted display. His goal is to create a setup with full head tracking and an open source software stack. He's hoping to do this within a budget of just $200 AUD. [J0nno] started with the Ritech3d-V2 VR Goggles, which are a ...


  19. Would an artificial intelligence "grow old"?Read the original story

    Friday | Daniel Lemire's blog

    ... your start-up, you would need to rewrite them first a costly endeavour. The examples do not stop with open source software. Oracle is very old, but still trusted by corporations worldwide. Is it "inflexible"? It is far more flexible than it ever was ...


  20. Uber throws in the towel in battle with French taxi driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CIO

    ... necessary social security charges on their income, according to local media reports. Peter Sayer covers open source software, European intellectual property legislation, and general technology breaking news for the IDG News Service.