Archiwum z Lipiec 2015

Teach coding with games: a review of Codewars and CodeCombat

piątek, 31 Lipiec 2015

 opensource.com: Teacher Horst Jens tests and reviews to learn-to-code sites: CodeCombat and Codewars.

3 Twitter Clients For Linux That You Don’t Want To Miss

piątek, 31 Lipiec 2015

 LinuxAndUbuntu: There are numerous of twitter clients for Linux that notify on the desktop whenever something happens on twitter.

Open Source Is Going Even More Open—Because It Has To

piątek, 31 Lipiec 2015

Wired: Google often gives its software away for free. It has long believed in open source software.

FFmpeg’s Leader Resigns, Hopes To Make Libav Developers Come Back

piątek, 31 Lipiec 2015

Michael Niedermayer, the leader of the FFmpeg project for the past eleven years, has made a surprise announcement today: he’s resigning as its leader…

Michael Niedermayer, the leader of the FFmpeg project for the past eleven years, has made a surprise announcement today: he’s resigning as its leader…

Read more at Phoronix

This Week in Linux News: Linux Heroes, Plasma Mobile Unveiled, & More!

piątek, 31 Lipiec 2015

This week in Linux news, Jim Zemlin is listed among five “heroes of the Linux world” list, KDE unveils Plasma Mobile, and more. Catch up on the top Linux stories of the week with our weekly digest.

Jim Zemlin, Linux Foundation Executive DirectorThis week in Linux news, Jim Zemlin is listed among five “heroes of the Linux world” list, KDE unveils Plasma Mobile, and more. Catch up on the top Linux stories of the week with our weekly digest.

1) Five seen and behind-the-scenes Linux heroes that greatly impact the open source community.

5 Heroes of the Linux World- IT World

2) KDE unveils a new Linux-based mobile operating system.

KDE unveils Plasma Mobile, a free and open Linux OS for phones- PCWorld

3) The Dklkt Linux backdoor’s shoddy code makes it less threatening than expected.

Unhinged Linux Backdoor Still Poses a Nuisance, if Not a Threat- The Register

4) Linux Foundation-hosted organizations lead the way for global collaboration.

Open Source Is Going Even More Open–Because It Has To- WIRED

5) Cloud Foundry CEO Sam Ramji explains cloud native applications.

‘Cloud Native’: What It Means, Why It Matters- Information Week

Tor Connection Vulnerability Uncloaks Hidden Web Services

piątek, 31 Lipiec 2015

Can “circuit fingerprinting” reveal the true location of Tor websites and services?

Can “circuit fingerprinting” reveal the true location of Tor websites and services?

Read more at ZDNet News

Upgrading Fedora Easily To Mesa 10.7/Git

czwartek, 30 Lipiec 2015

With all of the Mesa OpenGL 4 happenings — and most recently OpenGL 4.1 for RadeonSI — you may be wondering how to run this latest code prior to its official release in September…

With all of the Mesa OpenGL 4 happenings — and most recently OpenGL 4.1 for RadeonSI — you may be wondering how to run this latest code prior to its official release in September…

Read more at Phoronix

MPEG-LA is Preparing New Patent Obstruction (Called DASH) Against Free Software, OIN Grows

czwartek, 30 Lipiec 2015

 Techrights: We are definitely going to hear more about it in days, weeks, months and perhaps years to come.

How to install a Raspberry Pi SMS Server

czwartek, 30 Lipiec 2015

 HowToForge: This tutorial will show you how you can set up an SMS server on a Raspberry Pi 2 Model B, running Raspbian.

LibreOffice 4.4.5 "Still" Arrives with Over 80 Fixes

czwartek, 30 Lipiec 2015

The Document Foundation announced that LibreOffice 4.4.5 has been released and is now available for download. Until the launch of the new LibreOffice 5.0, in August, this is the most advanced version of the office suite you can find. Despite the fact that a new major upgrade is planned for…

The Document Foundation announced that LibreOffice 4.4.5 has been released and is now available for download. Until the launch of the new LibreOffice 5.0, in August, this is the most advanced version of the office suite you can find.

Despite the fact that a new major upgrade is planned for LibreOffice, the developers of the office suite have no intention of dropping this branch. In fact, a few other updates are planned for this branch and the Document Foundation will contin… (read more)

Read more at Softpedia Linux News