Slashdot Items Tagged "opensource"

Date / Time Story
Monday December 05, 2016 @06:21PM Google Is Rolling Out Android 7.1.1
Sunday December 04, 2016 @06:06PM Linux Mint 18.1 'Serena' BETA Ubuntu-based Operating System Now Available For Download
Sunday December 04, 2016 @05:35PM Canonical Sues Cloud Provider Over 'Unofficial' Ubuntu Images
Saturday December 03, 2016 @08:42PM Devuan's Systemd-Free Linux Hits Beta 2
Saturday December 03, 2016 @02:32PM Drupal Event Apologizes For Giving Out Copies Of Playboy
Friday December 02, 2016 @11:35PM VM-Neutral Node.js API Unveiled, As NodeSource Collaborates With Microsoft, Mozilla, Intel and IBM
Thursday December 01, 2016 @03:48PM Cyanogen Inc and CyanogenMod Creator Steve Kondik Part Ways
Saturday November 26, 2016 @03:12PM Own An Open Source RISC-V Microcontroller
Saturday November 26, 2016 @11:13AM Green Party Calls For Recount, Wants To Push For Open-Source Voting Machines
Saturday November 26, 2016 @12:52AM Open-Source Hardware Makers Unite To Start Certifying Products
Friday November 25, 2016 @10:05PM Open-Source Hardware Makers Unite To Start Certifying Products
Thursday November 24, 2016 @02:00PM Apple Releases macOS 10.12 Sierra Open Source Darwin Code
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @05:09PM Tor-Enabled Smartphone Is Antidote To Google 'Hostility' Over Android, Says Developer
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @10:04AM Fedora 25 Now Available -- Makes It Easier To Switch From Windows 10 Or Mac
Sunday November 20, 2016 @12:26PM A Windows 10 Alternative: Ubuntu-Based Zorin OS Linux Distro
Saturday November 19, 2016 @07:05PM Red Hat CEO Predicts Open Source Infrastructures With Proprietary Business Functionality
Saturday November 19, 2016 @03:11PM cURL Author Is Getting Tech Support Emails From Car Owners
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @04:50PM Cryptsetup Vulnerability Grants Root Shell Access On Some Linux Systems
Sunday November 13, 2016 @06:33AM Red Hat Announces Fedora Will Support MP3 Playback
Saturday November 12, 2016 @11:28PM Java's Open Sourcing Still Controversial Ten Years Later
Saturday November 12, 2016 @02:18PM OWASP ModSecurity Core Rule Set Version 3.0 Released
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @04:02PM Open Source Pioneer Munich Debates Report That Suggests Abandoning Linux for Windows 10
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @05:11PM Ubuntu Budgie Is Now An Official Ubuntu Flavor
Saturday November 05, 2016 @10:05PM User Forks FileZilla FTP Client After Getting Hacked
Saturday November 05, 2016 @05:20PM Mythbuntu Linux Has Been Discontinued
Friday November 04, 2016 @10:27AM US Government Launches Code.gov To Showcase Its Open Source Software
Sunday October 30, 2016 @05:28PM Wordpress Founder Accuses Wix Of Stealing Code
Saturday October 29, 2016 @05:54PM How Linux Saved A School's Failing Windows Laptop Program
Saturday October 29, 2016 @11:20AM NetBSD Project Releases NetBSD 7.0.2
Saturday October 29, 2016 @10:43AM Is Microsoft Mainstreaming Machine Learning?
Sunday October 23, 2016 @09:13PM Linux Kernel 4.7 Reaches End of Life, Users Urged To Move To Linux 4.8
Sunday October 23, 2016 @08:15PM Fedora 25 Beta Linux Distro Now Available For Raspberry Pi
Saturday October 22, 2016 @08:50PM VeraCrypt Security Audit Reveals Many Flaws, Some Already Patched
Saturday October 22, 2016 @02:27PM Canonical Names Ubuntu Linux 17.04 'Zesty Zapus'
Thursday October 20, 2016 @12:15PM Blockchain Platform Developed by Banks To Be Open-Source
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @05:57AM Talos Secure Workstation with free software from BIOS up
Monday October 17, 2016 @05:27PM The Linux Foundation Helps Launch the JS Foundation
Saturday October 15, 2016 @05:51AM The White House Open Sources President Obama's Facebook Messenger Bot To 'Bring the Gov't To You'
Friday October 14, 2016 @12:01AM KDE Turns 20, Happy Birthday!
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @09:14AM France Adds Source Code To List of Documents Covered by Freedom of Information Laws
Monday October 10, 2016 @04:20PM Cyanogen Gets a New CEO, Shifts Away From Selling a Full Mobile Operating System
Monday October 10, 2016 @02:25PM Physically-Secure 'ORWL' Computer Expands Its Open Source Policy
Monday October 10, 2016 @01:44PM FreeBSD 11.0 Released
Sunday October 09, 2016 @03:46PM Google Releases An Open Source Font That Supports 800 Languages
Saturday October 08, 2016 @09:30PM After 22 Years, 386BSD Gets An Update
Saturday October 08, 2016 @07:20PM One U.S. Election-System Vendor Is Using Developers in Serbia
Saturday October 08, 2016 @04:57PM Emacs and Vim Combined In New 'Spacemacs' Distro
Friday October 07, 2016 @08:19PM Linux Foundation Shares LinuxCon Highlights
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @07:40PM Google Releases Open Source 'Cartographer'
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @10:03PM BadKernel Vulnerability Affects One In 16 Android Smartphones
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @03:32PM Google Gets Serious About Home Automation: Unveils Google Home, Actions on Google and Google Wifi
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @02:41PM KDE Plasma 5.8 LTS Desktop Officially Released
Sunday October 02, 2016 @09:06PM Linus Torvalds Officially Announces the Release of Linux Kernel 4.8
Saturday October 01, 2016 @02:27PM The Arduino Split is Over, New Non-Profit Formed
Friday September 30, 2016 @11:45PM Ask Slashdot: Should An Open Source Hardware Project Support Clones?
Friday September 30, 2016 @09:36PM Linux Mint Unveils New 'Mintbox Mini Pro' Desktop
Friday September 30, 2016 @03:18PM Yahoo Open Sources a Deep Learning Model For Classifying Pornographic Images
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @07:18PM The Slashdot Interview With Raspberry Pi Founder and CEO Eben Upton
Monday September 26, 2016 @05:24PM Misguided Researcher Releases Linux Ransomware "For Educational Purposes"
Monday September 26, 2016 @12:03AM Boot Linux (or OpenBSD Or Oberon Or FreeDOS) In Your Browser
Sunday September 25, 2016 @03:31PM Google Open Sources Its Image-Captioning AI
Sunday September 25, 2016 @12:35PM Ask Slashdot: Who's Building The Open Source Version of Siri?
Saturday September 24, 2016 @11:08PM California Launches Mandatory Data Collection For Police Use-of-Force
Friday September 23, 2016 @10:35PM A New Programming Language Expands on Google's Go
Monday September 19, 2016 @09:04AM Netflix Releases 'Meridian' Test Footage To All Including Competitors, Open Sources Some Tools
Monday September 19, 2016 @01:33AM Google's New Angular 2.0 Isn't Compatible With Angular 1
Sunday September 18, 2016 @09:31PM Apple Releases Swift 3.0, 'Not Source-Compatibile With Swift 2.3'
Sunday September 18, 2016 @05:33PM Will Oracle Surrender NetBeans to Apache?
Sunday September 18, 2016 @12:59PM Vim 8.0 Released!
Sunday September 18, 2016 @12:15PM Emacs 25.1 Released With Tons Of New Features
Saturday September 17, 2016 @09:53PM Microsoft Weaponizes Minecraft In the War Over Classrooms
Friday September 16, 2016 @10:38PM The World's Most Secure Home Computer Reaches Crowdfunding Goal
Friday September 16, 2016 @08:06PM Run Android 6.0 Marshmallow on Your PC With Android-x86 6.0
Thursday September 15, 2016 @05:55PM Microsoft Has More Open Source Contributors On GitHub Than Facebook and Google
Sunday September 11, 2016 @11:51PM Firefox 49 Postponed One Week Due To Unexpected Bugs
Sunday September 11, 2016 @05:58PM Linux Kernel 3.14 Series Has Reached End of Life
Sunday September 11, 2016 @02:12PM Ubuntu-Based Elementary OS 0.4 'Loki' Achieves Stable Release
Saturday September 10, 2016 @01:56PM LinuxScreenshots.org Closes. All Screenshot Tours Released For Downloading
Saturday September 10, 2016 @01:16PM Vandalism Detection Contest Sponsored For Wikidata
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @05:19PM Pokemon-Themed Umbreon Rootkit Targets Linux Systems On ARM and x86
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @09:23AM Netflix Finds x265 20% More Efficient Than VP9
Monday September 05, 2016 @03:52PM Adobe Resurrects Flash Player On Linux
Saturday September 03, 2016 @08:52PM QtCon Opens In Berlin
Saturday September 03, 2016 @02:22PM World Map Shows Countries Requiring Open Source Software
Saturday September 03, 2016 @02:22AM Penetration-Testing Distro Kali Linux 2016.2 Released
Friday September 02, 2016 @03:29PM Florida Man Arrested For Hacking Linux Kernel Organization In 2011
Friday September 02, 2016 @01:03PM Is Apache OpenOffice Finally On the Way Out?
Thursday September 01, 2016 @04:47PM OpenBSD 6.0 Released
Thursday September 01, 2016 @12:08AM Baidu Open-Sources Its Deep Learning Tools
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @11:41PM The Slashdot Interview With Ruby on Rails Creator David Heinemeier Hansson
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @11:33PM Google To Drop Nexus Brand Name, Move Away From Stock Android
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @06:26PM Slashdot Asks: What Are Your Favorite Java 8 Features?
Sunday August 28, 2016 @06:00PM How G.E. Is Transforming Into An IoT Start-Up
Saturday August 27, 2016 @02:43PM Linus Loves GPL, But Hates GPL Lawsuits
Saturday August 27, 2016 @12:24PM ReactOS 0.4.2 Released: Supports Linux Filesystems, .NET Applications, and Doom 3
Friday August 26, 2016 @06:18PM Ubuntu Linux 16.10 'Yakkety Yak' Beta 1 Now Available For Download
Friday August 26, 2016 @02:54PM Hillary Clinton Used BleachBit To Wipe Emails
Friday August 26, 2016 @11:46AM Linus on Linux's 25th Birthday
Friday August 26, 2016 @08:38AM The Slashdot Interview With VideoLAN President and Lead VLC Developer Jean-Baptiste Kempf
Thursday August 25, 2016 @03:16PM Princeton Researchers Announce Open Source 25-Core Processor
Sunday August 21, 2016 @05:59PM Systemd Rolls Out Its Own Mount Tool
Sunday August 21, 2016 @11:22AM KDE Edition Beta Released For Linux Mint 18 'Sarah'
Saturday August 20, 2016 @10:27PM Ask Slashdot: Is KDE Dying?
Friday August 19, 2016 @10:41PM Fedora 25 To Run Wayland By Default Instead Of X.Org Server
Friday August 19, 2016 @02:36PM Google Will Kill Chrome Apps For Windows, Mac, and Linux In Early 2018
Thursday August 18, 2016 @11:16AM Microsoft PowerShell Goes Open Source and Lands On Linux and Mac
Monday August 15, 2016 @06:06PM Ask Slashdot: What Are Some Bad Programming Ideas That Work?
Sunday August 14, 2016 @06:08PM New FreeBSD 11.0 Release Candidate Tested By Phoronix
Saturday August 13, 2016 @09:13AM 'GoldenEye: Source' Updated: A Classic, Free Multiplayer Game
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @06:07PM Linux Trojan Mines For Cryptocurrency Using Misconfigured Redis Servers
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @05:51AM Ask VideoLAN President and Lead VLC Developer Jean-Baptiste Kempf Your Questions
Monday August 08, 2016 @06:26PM White House Releases Federal Source Code Policy To Help Government Agencies Go Open Source
Friday August 05, 2016 @05:35PM Apple Acquires Machine Learning and AI Startup Turi
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @03:22PM LibreOffice 5.2 Officially Released
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @09:38AM Israel's SolidRun Creates Open Networking Kit Inspired By Raspberry Pi
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @07:49AM Hacker Compromises Fosshub to Distribute MBR-Hijacking Malware
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @11:18PM Interviews: Ask Ruby on Rails Creator David Heinemeier Hansson a Question
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @05:29PM Seymour Papert, Creator of the Logo Language, Dies At 88
Monday August 01, 2016 @01:55PM FCC Requires TP-Link To Support Open Source Router Firmware
Sunday July 31, 2016 @08:18AM Mozilla To Remove Hello In Firefox 49
Saturday July 30, 2016 @10:23PM New Crowdfunding Campaign Offers Modular EOMA68 Computing Devices
Saturday July 30, 2016 @07:17PM Onion Debian Services Are Now Available
Saturday July 30, 2016 @03:23PM After New GIMP Release, Core Developer Discusses Future of GIMP and GEGL
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @03:17PM Facebook Open Sources 360 Surround Camera With Ikea-Style Instructions
Sunday July 24, 2016 @04:20PM Linux Kernel 4.7 Officially Released
Sunday July 24, 2016 @04:16PM Linux 4.7 Kernel Released With Radeon RX 480 Support & New ARM Platforms
Sunday July 24, 2016 @11:09AM EU To Give Free Security Audits To Apache HTTP Server and Keepass
Sunday July 24, 2016 @07:22AM EU to Give Free Security Audits to Apache HTTP Server and Keepass
Friday July 22, 2016 @07:21PM Cyanogen Inc. Reportedly Fires OS Development Arm, Switches To Apps
Monday July 18, 2016 @12:52AM How (And Why) FreeDOS Keeps DOS Alive
Saturday July 16, 2016 @03:59PM First Open Source-Based Database Completes U.S. Security Review
Saturday July 16, 2016 @09:49AM Microsoft 'Patch' Blocks Linux Installs On Locked-Down Windows RT Computers
Friday July 15, 2016 @10:01PM AT&T Open Sources Its SDN Framework To The Linux Foundation
Friday July 15, 2016 @07:15PM Google Decided To Nix Its Oculus Rift Competitor
Thursday July 14, 2016 @06:44PM A Smaller Version of Raspberry Pi 3 Is Coming Soon
Thursday July 14, 2016 @11:38AM Dropbox Open Sources New Lossless Middle-Out Image Compression Algorithm
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @07:34PM Tor Project Installs New Board of Directors After Jacob Appelbaum Controversy
Monday July 11, 2016 @06:52PM Google To Train 2 Million Indian Android Developers
Sunday July 10, 2016 @09:36AM Ubuntu's Unity desktop environment can run in Windows
Friday July 08, 2016 @11:48PM Researchers Find Over 6,000 Compromised Redis Installations
Friday July 08, 2016 @04:35PM Mesa 12.0 Released With OpenGL 4.3 Support, Intel Vulkan and More
Thursday July 07, 2016 @05:58PM Debian Founder's 2015 Death Ruled A Suicide
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @07:19PM KDE Plasma 5.7 Released
Monday July 04, 2016 @03:42PM Bulgaria Got a Law Requiring Open Source
Saturday July 02, 2016 @03:45PM Linux Mint 18 'Sarah' Released, Supports Generic GTK X-Apps
Saturday July 02, 2016 @01:04PM Linux Grabs More Than 2% of Desktop Market Share
Saturday July 02, 2016 @12:11PM Red Hat Exec Marries A Couple At Red Hat Summit
Friday July 01, 2016 @11:19PM Amazon's Alexa Virtual Assistant Can Now Order Millions of Prime Products For You
Friday July 01, 2016 @05:55PM Slackware 14.2 Released, Still Systemd-Free
Friday July 01, 2016 @04:16PM Microsoft Will Be Largest Infrastructure As A Service Vendor By 2019, Says Morgan Stanley Survey
Thursday June 30, 2016 @11:21PM Data Can Help Fix America's Overcrowded Jails, Says White House
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @06:25PM DMCA Notices Remove 8,268 Projects On Github In 2015
Monday June 27, 2016 @03:38PM Google's Satellite Map Gets a 700-Trillion-Pixel Makeover
Monday June 27, 2016 @12:07PM .NET Core 1.0 Released, Now Officially Supported By Red Hat
Saturday June 25, 2016 @04:06PM Ubuntu-Based Peppermint 7 Released
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @05:47PM Sony Agrees To Pay Millions To Gamers To Settle PS3 Linux Debacle
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @03:48PM The New Censorship: 'How Did Google Become The Internet's Censor and Master Manipulator?'
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @02:32PM Elon Musk's Open Source OpenAI: We're Working On a Robot For Your Household Chores
Monday June 20, 2016 @04:00PM Red Hat Launches Ansible-Native Container Workflow Project
Saturday June 18, 2016 @05:02PM KDE Bug Fixed After 13 Years
Thursday June 16, 2016 @06:07PM Microsoft Open-Sources 'Checked C,' A Safer C Version
Thursday June 16, 2016 @02:58PM Microsoft is Working On Software For The Legal Marijuana Industry
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @08:46PM Software Industry Has $1 Trillion Economic Impact In US
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @02:58PM Pinterest Acquires Team Behind Fleksy; To Open Source Some Technology Designed For Blind
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @03:44PM The Biggest Maker of Raspberry Pis Has Been Acquired For $871 Million
Sunday June 12, 2016 @10:10AM Interviews: Ask Perl Creator Larry Wall a Question
Saturday June 11, 2016 @05:36PM Interviews: Ask Perl Creator Larry Wall a Question
Saturday June 11, 2016 @04:13PM Ask Slashdot: What's The Best CMS?
Friday June 10, 2016 @05:35PM Ready CEO: Coding Snobs Are Not Helping Our Children Prepare For The Future
Friday June 10, 2016 @09:18AM Mozilla Will Fund Code Audits For Open Source Software
Thursday June 09, 2016 @06:57PM Lenovo and Motorola Unveil PHAB2 Tango AR and Modular Moto Z Smartphones
Thursday June 09, 2016 @03:41PM Microsoft Makes Minecraft Education Edition Available To Schools
Thursday June 09, 2016 @02:53PM A Solution To the Security Guidelines Proposed By FCC For Home Routers
Thursday June 09, 2016 @01:27PM Microsoft Has Created Its Own FreeBSD
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @03:58PM Google's AI 'TensorFlow' Software Is Coming To iOS
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @03:55PM Firefox 47 Arrives With Synced Tabs Sidebar, Better YouTube Playback
Monday June 06, 2016 @04:50PM Biden Unveils Open-Access Database To Advance Cancer Research
Thursday June 02, 2016 @12:39AM Apple Releases First Preview of Swift 3.0
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @06:17PM CoreOS Launches Torus, a New Open Source Distributed Storage System
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @03:54PM Google's 'Project Magenta' Art Machine Composes Its First Song
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @03:55PM Nearly 1 In 4 People Abandon Mobile Apps After Only One Use
Monday May 30, 2016 @11:31PM Ubuntu Phones To Feature Wireless Display Support With OTA-11 Update
Monday May 30, 2016 @11:13PM Microsoft Will Stop Spamming Android Users With Office Ads In The Notification Tray
Saturday May 28, 2016 @12:30PM Op-ed: Oracle Attorney Says Google's Court Victory Might Kill the GPL
Saturday May 28, 2016 @10:51AM NetBSD 7.0.1 Released
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @04:32PM CentOS Linux 6.8 Released
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @05:03PM Apple To Open Up Siri To Developers, Release An Amazon Echo Competitor
Sunday May 22, 2016 @10:13PM Microsoft Urged to Open Source Classic Visual Basic
Sunday May 22, 2016 @01:37PM Hundreds of Drupal Sites Targeted With Fake Ransomware
Sunday May 22, 2016 @11:11AM Ask Slashdot: Have You Migrated To Node.js?
Saturday May 21, 2016 @11:23AM Linux Advocate Suggests Using More Closed-Source Software
Thursday May 19, 2016 @01:18AM Android Wear 2.0 Gets A Keyboard, Standalone Apps, Activity Recognition, New UI
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @04:46PM Google Turns Firebase Into Its Unified Platform For Mobile Developers
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @03:57PM Google Announces New Virtual Reality Platform 'Daydream'
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @03:46PM Firefox Tops Microsoft Browser Market Share For First Time
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @03:38PM SourceForge Tightens Security With Malware Scans
Monday May 16, 2016 @04:43PM Raspberry Pi Zero Gains Camera Support, Keeps $5 Price
Sunday May 15, 2016 @10:57PM Linux Kernel 4.6 Officially Released
Sunday May 15, 2016 @12:23PM Anonymous Begins Teaching Hacktivism on IRC
Saturday May 14, 2016 @12:27AM Google Devs Planning Flash's Demise With New 'HTML5 By Default' Chrome Setting