Many times people go to public places like library and cybercafé where computers are kept with online access. While using the computers at such places we download the files, create some new files, make some changes in the desktop, add icons and also change some settings. At such places it is common practice that the […]
Pidgin 2.10 has been released lastweek , this release is comming with many changes and bug fixes, Pidgin is reasy to work with comaptible chat protocols : AIM, ICQ, Google Talk, Jabber/XMPP, MSN Messenger, Yahoo!, Bonjour, Gadu-Gadu, IRC, Novell GroupWise Messenger, QQ, Lotus Sametime, SILC, SIMPLE, MySpaceIM, and Zephyr. with pidin you can start multiple chat […]
If you want any software running in your computer, the common process is to download it from internet, extract it, install it and then finally run it. The software packages that are distributed with Zero Install can run directly on the computer as they don’t have to be extracted and installed.
We all know that we can’t practically work on our Linux systems without some console knowledge, so without further ado, I’m going to discuss some of the top Linux console utilities. Here are the top 3 console utilities that you should try for your Linux system.
Alfresco is Enterprise Content Management (ECM) software based on open source platform build for Windows, Linux and number of UNIX based operating systems. Alfresco is one of most powerful and flexible ECM software available in the market for free or at much lower cost compared to Microsoft SharePoint.
Announced today by Gimp Team the release of Gimp2.73, a new development version that brings us closer to GIMP 2.8. This version is packed with important new features and improvements. According to the announcement “The most visible changes in 2.7.3 are the fully working single-window mode, including working session management, and the introduction of a […]
To users of cluster computing, OSCAR is a familiar platform, especially to those who believe in the values of open source software. Commonly OSCAR or Open Cluster Application Resources, a Linux-based software is used for a Beowulf generic computing cluster of high quality.
Discovering new distros is the fun part of open source software. Here is a very brief list of three new releases and an even more brief discussion, allowing you the pleasure of exploring these first hand.
Well if you want your children to enjoy exploring educational concepts then Tux4kids is the distro for you. It offers that elusive technology platform with which your kids will feel at home and you will have the flexibility to customize it to match their growing needs.