LibreOffice 3.4.0 is released! This is the second major release of the suite since the announcement of The Document Foundation in September 2010 and incorporates the contributions of over 120 developers (six times as many as the first beta released on the launch date).
Finally, with Apache Libcloud, using multiple cloud services is to soon become easy, simplified and faster. Cloud Interoperability is never an easy affair, but Apache Libcloud set out to deliver on this. Between its incubation stage in 2009 and 2011 it has achieved full-fledged project status. Truly appreciate efforts and focus of Libcloud team and […]
WebP is a video format that was first developed by On2 Technologies, a company that Google acquired in 2009 for this emerging technology. Presently, Google has vastly improved on WebP and wishes to offer its users an image format the will speed up the whole experience of using enriched images.
Every revolution, in history, is the result of a certain unfairness or injustice to the majority. When a handful gains, when some wield power at the cost of the rest, a revolution shall always occur. And, a revolution did happen in the nether world of internet technology, circa 1990, when the long arms of proprietary […]
The dream was for a Gnome integrated File Manger. Yes, surprisingly file managers are making to dreams of geeks and this file manager is the result of one such dream. Named Sunflower, this file manager is a true hands-on code, which most will like to explore and want to contribute.
Zenwalk GNOME 7.0 is released!. Based on GNOME 2.32.1. Zenwalk GNOME 7.0 is the last step before going to GNOME 3.0. Zenwalk GNOME keeps the same way as the standard Zenwalk edition, a clean and clear desktop. Hal support is removed, NetworkManager is preferred instead of wicd, Rhythmbox is also introduced as the default music […]
Linux Mint 11 “Katya” , the newest flavor of Linux Mint was released shortly. Katya in Russian ( Катя) is a feminine given name. It is a Russian diminutive form of Yekaterina, which is a Russian form of Katherine. The word (Katya) has Greek origins meaning “Pure”. Linux Mint 11 features upstream components like Ubuntu […]
Here is good news to all you social media fans especially fans of Flickr, Picasa,DevainArt or even Facebook. Here is a great new project for whom sharing photos and artwork online is second nature. Called the GNU Mediagoblin, the project is looking to find solutions that go beyond the copyright policing of most photo […]
Photoshop is one of the most popular image editing proprietary software, with extensive capabilities and a rather un-affordable price! It will be interesting for you to note that most of the Photoshop copies running on thousands of computers are illegal, that seems to be obvious as even professionals cannot afford to buy such an expensive […]
Fedora 15 has been released. Some of the many new features include support for Btrfs file system, Indic typing booster, redesigned SELinux troubleshooter, better power management, LibreOffice productivity suite, and, of course, the brand-new GNOME 3 desktop: “GNOME 3 is the next generation of GNOME with a brand new user interface. It provides a completely […]