Wine is a free and open source application that allows users to run Windows software on other operating systems. Wine is always under heavy development with the team preparing one release every 2 weeks. Yesterday, the founder and current leader of the project Alexandre Julliard, announced the availability of version 1.5.6, that brings some important additions […]
The KDE development team announced yesterday the new bug fix release update that concern the Workspaces, Applications and Development Platforms. Besides the many bug fixes that took place, there are also translation updates. Everyone using KDE is recommended to update, as this is characterized as a “safe” upgrade by the developers.
Some very interesting bugfix releases were made available the last few days for the Enlightenment Foundation Libraries. The fixes concern the 1.0, 1.1 and the 1.2 branches. Not all parts of EFL were updated as you can see from the following detailed list:
Mozilla Thunderbird is the brother of Firefox that aims to deliver a fast, easy and secure email and news client. The application is free and open source and is developed by the Mozilla Foundation. For more detailed info about the features of Thunderbird visit this webpage.
Salih Emin of Utappia announced a few days ago the availability of the new version of his unique GNU/Linux distribution iQunix. For those of you who haven’t read our interview with Salih Emin, iQunix is an “empty” Ubuntu, meaning that the user decides what to install, thus avoiding the sometimes many unneeded extras that come […]
Working with google+, youtube, gmail, google maps, google docs and every other google web service in existence can make you a google user interface freak. If you are one, then this is the Gnome Shell theme for you…
The future of open source is now slated for growth as more business look to the open community for solutions, to overcome the inevitable lock-in with a vendor of proprietary software. This was brought to the forefront in a recent survey called Future of Open Source Survey 2012, by 451 Research and some partners.