VLC 1.1.9 is released! according to the announcement, “this was necessary because some security issues were found, and the VLC development team cares about security.” This release also brings updated translations and a lot of small Mac OS X fixes.
If you think about it, most of us have grown up using Linux. Linux was not how software was done, 20 years ago. There was only paid software, as Stallman so famously said in 1983 and went on to lay the foundation of the Free Software Foundation with the GNU Project that was compatible with […]
Feb 2011, posted remarkable growth for Linux-based Ubuntu’s distribution for web servers amongst four of the mainstream servers that include CentOS, Debian as well as Red Hat. What March 2011 has to offer makes for very interesting stats and pointers to the road ahead for Linux.
Skepe2.2 Beta for Linux is released!, this new release codenamed ‘Access Granted `comes with “Skype access“ and Support for call waiting and holding as major new features, this release also improved audio/video quality in calls, Added start/stop Screen sharing button to contact card, fixed PulseAudio issues with the latest versions for Ubuntu user, for kde […]
For about last 1 month I have been investigating about internet browsers and if not every day, twice a week there is a headline about any browser, claiming to have added new functions. At the start of March, the internet was flooded with news about the to-be-released browsers. On 11th March Microsoft’s Internet explorer was […]
The new baby has finally arrived. Gnome3, touted to be the next generation desktop truly lives up to its expectations. Designed to meet the new computational needs the Gnome 3 is most definitely not an improvement on the Gnome 2. It is a breakaway from conventional open source and will become more than your desktop. […]
Canonical has announced, “with some regret” that it is terminating the ShipIt program and for Ubuntu 11.04, users will no longer be able to apply for a free CD claiming “Technology moves on and as we look at ways to spread Ubuntu further, a CD distribution programme, especially one of that size and delivered in […]