Slashdot Items Tagged "opensource"

Date / Time Story
Sunday February 19, 2017 @02:04AM New Free O'Reilly Ebook: 'Open Source In Brazil'
Saturday February 18, 2017 @12:58AM New Kit Turns A Raspberry Pi Into A Robot Arm
Friday February 17, 2017 @06:09PM MAME Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary
Sunday February 12, 2017 @11:04PM LinuxQuestions Users Choose Their Favorite Distro: Slackware
Saturday February 11, 2017 @11:53PM Trend Micro's Own Cybersecurity Blog Gets Hacked
Saturday February 11, 2017 @02:30PM The City Of Munich Now Wants To Abandon Linux And Switch Back to Windows
Sunday February 05, 2017 @05:35PM How Open Sourcing Made Apache Kafka A Dominant Streaming Platform
Sunday February 05, 2017 @03:26AM Reporter Pans Open Source Laptop Kit TERES-I
Saturday February 04, 2017 @12:22AM OPNsense 17.1 Released, Based On FreeBSD 11
Saturday February 04, 2017 @12:16AM Mozilla Binds Firefox's Fate To The Rust Language
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @08:26AM LibreOffice 5.3 Released, Touted As 'One of the Most Feature-Rich Releases' Ever
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @02:20PM Google Open-Sources Chrome For iOS
Saturday January 28, 2017 @05:24PM Who's Responsible For Accidents Caused By Open Source Self-Driving Car Software?
Sunday January 22, 2017 @05:49PM Do Android Users Still Use Custom Roms?
Saturday January 21, 2017 @05:40PM Free Software Foundation Shakes Up Its List of Priority Projects
Saturday January 21, 2017 @03:25PM Raspberry Pi Gets Competitors
Saturday January 14, 2017 @08:44PM Debian 8.7 Released
Saturday January 14, 2017 @06:40PM Ask Slashdot: What's The Best Place To Suggest New Open Source Software?
Friday January 13, 2017 @10:22PM Will The Death of the PC Bring 'An End To Openness'?
Friday January 13, 2017 @09:22PM Node.js's npm Is Now The Largest Package Registry in the World
Friday January 06, 2017 @11:25PM Linux.com Announces The Best Linux Distros for 2017
Saturday December 31, 2016 @12:20AM Pull Requests Are Accepted At About The Same Rate, Regardless of Gender
Friday December 30, 2016 @02:47PM Postal, the Legendarily Violent Video Game by Running With Scissors, Is Now Open Source
Monday December 26, 2016 @12:59PM HandBrake 1.0.0 Released After 13 Years Of Development
Sunday December 25, 2016 @02:22PM FreeDOS 1.2 Is Finally Released
Saturday December 24, 2016 @01:01PM All Cyanogen Services Are Shutting Down
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @02:10PM LibreOffice Will Have New 'MUFFIN' UI
Sunday December 18, 2016 @09:50PM Is Microsoft 'Reaping the Rewards' From Open-Sourcing Its .NET Core?
Sunday December 18, 2016 @03:19PM 3D Freeciv-Web (Beta) Released
Saturday December 17, 2016 @01:55AM GoboLinux 016 Released With Its Own Filesystem Virtualization Tool
Monday December 12, 2016 @02:10PM Google Makes Embedding Projector an Open Source Project
Sunday December 11, 2016 @03:56PM Linux Kernel 4.9 Officially Released
Saturday December 10, 2016 @02:57PM Fedora-based Linux Distro Korora (Version 25) Now Available For Download
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
Saturday November 26, 2016 @03:12PM Own An Open Source RISC-V Microcontroller
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 @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
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
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
Saturday October 15, 2016 @05:51AM The White House Open Sources President Obama's Facebook Messenger Bot To 'Bring the Gov't To You'
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @09:14AM France Adds Source Code To List of Documents Covered by Freedom of Information Laws
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
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
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
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 @09:23AM Netflix Finds x265 20% More Efficient Than VP9
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 @01:03PM Is Apache OpenOffice Finally On the Way Out?
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @11:41PM The Slashdot Interview With Ruby on Rails Creator David Heinemeier Hansson
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 @08:38AM The Slashdot Interview With VideoLAN President and Lead VLC Developer Jean-Baptiste Kempf
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
Thursday August 18, 2016 @11:16AM Microsoft PowerShell Goes Open Source and Lands On Linux and Mac
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
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @05:51AM Ask VideoLAN President and Lead VLC Developer Jean-Baptiste Kempf Your Questions
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
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
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
Thursday July 14, 2016 @11:38AM Dropbox Open Sources New Lossless Middle-Out Image Compression Algorithm
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
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
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
Saturday June 18, 2016 @05:02PM KDE Bug Fixed After 13 Years
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @02:58PM Pinterest Acquires Team Behind Fleksy; To Open Source Some Technology Designed For Blind
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 @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 01, 2016 @06:17PM CoreOS Launches Torus, a New Open Source Distributed Storage System
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
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
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
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
Friday May 13, 2016 @11:05PM ZFS For Linux Finally Lands In Debian GNU/Linux Repos
Friday May 13, 2016 @11:36AM Linksys WRT Routers Won't Block Open Source Firmware, Despite FCC Rules
Thursday May 12, 2016 @04:06PM Opera Adds Power-Saving Mode, Offers 'Up To 50 Percent' Longer Battery Life
Thursday May 12, 2016 @03:37PM Google Open-Sources SyntaxNet Natural-Language Understanding Library, Parsey McParseface Training Model
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @10:09AM Facebook Open-Sources Capture the Flag Competition Platform As It Encourages Students
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @05:48AM Italian Military To Save Up To 29 Million Euro By Migrating To LibreOffice
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @01:40PM 11 Years After Git, BitKeeper Is Open-Sourced
Saturday May 07, 2016 @07:05PM Linux Mint 18 Will Ship Without Multimedia Support
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @01:59PM No One Should Have To Use Proprietary Software To Communicate With Their Government
Thursday April 28, 2016 @11:08AM Almost Two-Thirds of Software Companies Contributing To Open Source, Says Survey
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @11:03AM Open365 Is An Open Source Alternative to Microsoft Office 365
Monday April 25, 2016 @02:49PM Mozilla Seeks New Home For Email Client Thunderbird
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @08:37AM Data Center Management Darling Mesosphere Embraces Open Source
Sunday April 17, 2016 @02:15PM Google's Android N OS Will Support Pressure-Sensitive Screens
Saturday April 16, 2016 @05:57PM Open Source Headset Enables New Mind-Controlled Devices
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @01:16PM Facebook Announces 'Surround 360' Open Source VR Camera
Friday April 08, 2016 @09:27AM Adobe Patches Flash Zero-Day Exploited By Magnitude Exploit Kit
Thursday April 07, 2016 @04:24PM Google May Adopt Apple's Swift Programming Language For Android, Says Report
Monday April 04, 2016 @10:19AM US Govt Commits To Publish Publicly Financed Software Under FOSS
Thursday March 31, 2016 @11:29AM Microsoft Makes Xamarin Free In Visual Studio, Will Open Source Core Xamarin Tech
Thursday March 31, 2016 @06:34AM CloudFlare Wants Tor To Change Or Risk CAPTCHA Blockades
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @11:21AM MIT Media Lab Defaults To Free and Open Source Software
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @05:21AM Confirmed: Microsoft and Canonical Partner To Bring Ubuntu To Windows 10
Monday March 28, 2016 @07:04AM Ubuntu Tablet Now Available For Pre-Order
Sunday March 27, 2016 @07:58AM New Attack Discovered On Node.js Package Manager npm
Saturday March 26, 2016 @09:25PM Linux 4.6 Brings NVIDIA GTX 900 Support, OrangeFS, Better Power Management
Friday March 25, 2016 @09:01AM Chromium Being Ported To VC++, Scrubbed of Compiler Bugs
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @08:11PM AMD Releases Open-Source Driver Support For Next-Gen Polaris GPUs
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @07:39PM Google Opens Access To Its Speech Recognition API, Going Head To Head With Nuance
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @11:13PM Apache PDFBox Hits 2.0
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @11:14AM Wine Makes It Possible To Run Vulkan Windows Programs On Linux
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @08:19AM Tor Project Says It Can Quickly Catch Spying Code
Monday March 21, 2016 @08:15AM Rust-Based Redox OS Devs Slam Linux, Unix, GPL
Monday March 21, 2016 @07:32AM Toonz Software, Used By Studio Ghibli and 'Futurama', Goes Free and Open Source
Sunday March 20, 2016 @10:51AM Snowden: What Happened In 2013 Couldn't Have Happened Without Free Software
Sunday March 20, 2016 @09:22AM Studio Ghibli Animation Software Going "Open Source"; Details Pending
Friday March 18, 2016 @10:47AM US Government Pushed Many Tech Firms To Hand Over Source Code