Archiwum z Lipiec 2010

BlueDevil: A New KDE Bluetooth Stack

sobota, 31 Lipiec 2010

The KDE software collection has a new BlueTooth stack called "BlueDevil."

Google’s Licensing Changes Could Put a Lid on Android App Piracy

sobota, 31 Lipiec 2010

Google has released a new mechanism for helping to ensure that Android app developers get paid for premium content. The solution to curtail app theft? It's all in the cloud.

10 Experimental PHP Projects Pushing the Envelope

sobota, 31 Lipiec 2010 “The PHP community has never been one to shy away from bending their favorite language more ways than a shopping mall pretzel, and as the ten wild projects introduced in this article indicate, the fervor for experimentation is as strong as ever!”

Microsoft should starve on radical penguin diet

sobota, 31 Lipiec 2010

The Register: “When the mouthpiece of American capitalism calls a company a dog, it’s time to re-evaluate that company’s chances.”

USPTO Asks for Comments on New Interim Guidance on Bilski

sobota, 31 Lipiec 2010

Groklaw: “The PTO has just issued new guidance for their examiners on Bilski, Interim Guidance for Determining Subject Matter Eligibility for Process Claims in View of Bilski v. Kappos [PDF] — on how to follow what they think Bilski held as to what is and isn’t patentable subject matter under 35 U.S.C. § 101.”

Desktop Summit 2011 Announced

sobota, 31 Lipiec 2010 “GNOME and KDE are teaming up again to host the 2011 Desktop Summit in Berlin, Germany. Due to the success of the 2009 Desktop Summit the projects will co-locate GUADEC and Akademy once again in August, 2011 for the largest free software desktop event ever.”

Setting Up OpenVPN on a DD-WRT Router, Part 2

sobota, 31 Lipiec 2010

Serverwatch: “This is the second installment of a two-part series on setting up the OpenVPN server on DD-WRT router firmware. This is a great way to set up secure connections to your network for road-warriors or to remotely connect offices.”

Editor’s Note: Ubuntu, the Bad Selfish Linux

piątek, 30 Lipiec 2010

In my grumpier moments their relentlessly positive, cult-like Kumbaya-or-else approach makes me want to turn the hose on them. But I don’t remember them attacking anyone else the way they’ve been attacked.

Lockheed Goes Open Source. Blankenhorn Hates It.

piątek, 30 Lipiec 2010

OnePeople: “I was really pleased to read the announcement that Lockheed Martin’s social networking platform, EurekaStreams, was released as an open source project today. Lockheed is a very conservative company, and while they’re happy to use open source internally and on projects for their customers, this is their first experiment with actually running a project themselves.”

GNOME Census report now available as free download

piątek, 30 Lipiec 2010

Neary Consulting: “I was delighted to see that the GNOME Census presentation I gave yesterday at GUADEC has gotten a lot of attention. And I’m pleased to announce a change of plan from what I presented yesterday: The report is now available under a Creative Commons license.”