Slashdot Items Tagged "opensource"

Date / Time Story
Friday March 24, 2017 @07:59PM SAS Mocked For Recommending 60% Proprietary Software, 40% Open Source
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @04:05PM GNOME 3.24 Released
Monday March 20, 2017 @05:32PM IBM Unveils Blockchain As a Service Based On Open Source Hyperledger Fabric Technology
Monday March 20, 2017 @02:52PM Popular Open-Source Audio Editor Audacity Adds Windows 10 Support, More Improvements
Thursday March 16, 2017 @09:21PM Google Releases Open Source 'Guetzli' JPEG Encoder
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @05:22PM GitLab Acquires Software Chat Startup Gitter, Will Open-Source the Code
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @04:33PM NetBSD 7.1 Released
Sunday March 12, 2017 @03:32PM Notepad++ Update Fixes 'CIA Hacking' Issue
Saturday March 11, 2017 @11:17PM Linux Foundation Chief: Businesses 'Will Fail' If They Don't Use Open Source Code
Saturday March 11, 2017 @04:00PM Message For AMD: Open PSP Will Improve Security, Hinder Intel
Saturday March 11, 2017 @12:58PM New 'USG' Firewalls Protect USB Drives From Malicious Attacks
Friday March 10, 2017 @09:42PM Munich's IT Lead: 'No Compelling Reason' To Switch Back To Windows From Linux
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @04:51PM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Best Protect Client Files From Wireless Hacking?
Monday March 06, 2017 @03:36PM VMware Affirms Open Source Commitment By Becoming Gold Linux Foundation Member
Friday March 03, 2017 @08:02PM Google Open Sources Encrypted Email Extension For Chrome
Monday February 27, 2017 @09:25AM Indian State Saves $45 Million As Schools Switch To Open Source Software
Sunday February 26, 2017 @03:35PM Open Source Car-Hacking Tool Successfully Crowdfunded
Saturday February 25, 2017 @09:39PM The US Department Of Defense Announces An Open Source Code Repository
Saturday February 25, 2017 @09:13PM GitHub Invites Contributions To 'Open Source Guides'
Saturday February 25, 2017 @06:29PM Linus Torvalds On Git's Use Of SHA-1: 'The Sky Isn't Falling'
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @02:42AM Google Releases Open Source File Sharing Project 'Upspin' On GitHub
Sunday February 19, 2017 @03:04AM New Free O'Reilly Ebook: 'Open Source In Brazil'
Saturday February 18, 2017 @01:58AM New Kit Turns A Raspberry Pi Into A Robot Arm
Friday February 17, 2017 @07:09PM MAME Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @06:14PM MariaDB Fixes Business Source License, Releases MaxScale 2.1
Monday February 13, 2017 @07:06PM Microsoft's Open-Source Graph Engine Takes On Neo4j
Monday February 13, 2017 @12:04AM LinuxQuestions Users Choose Their Favorite Distro: Slackware
Sunday February 12, 2017 @12:53AM Trend Micro's Own Cybersecurity Blog Gets Hacked
Saturday February 11, 2017 @03:30PM The City Of Munich Now Wants To Abandon Linux And Switch Back to Windows
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @08:06PM Linux Kernel 3.18 Reaches End of Life
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @07:35PM Android Wear 2.0 Is An Evolutionary Update To Google's Smartwatch OS
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @04:12PM Pioneering Data Genius Hans Rosling Passes Away At Age 68
Sunday February 05, 2017 @06:35PM How Open Sourcing Made Apache Kafka A Dominant Streaming Platform
Sunday February 05, 2017 @04:26AM Reporter Pans Open Source Laptop Kit TERES-I
Saturday February 04, 2017 @01:22AM OPNsense 17.1 Released, Based On FreeBSD 11
Saturday February 04, 2017 @01:16AM Mozilla Binds Firefox's Fate To The Rust Language
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @08:02PM Researchers Unveil First Ever Blueprint To Construct a Large Scale Quantum Computer
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @09:26AM LibreOffice 5.3 Released, Touted As 'One of the Most Feature-Rich Releases' Ever
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @04:20PM KDE Plasma 5.9 Released
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @03:20PM Google Open-Sources Chrome For iOS
Saturday January 28, 2017 @06:24PM Who's Responsible For Accidents Caused By Open Source Self-Driving Car Software?
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @08:20PM Wine 2.0 Released
Sunday January 22, 2017 @06:49PM Do Android Users Still Use Custom Roms?
Saturday January 21, 2017 @06:40PM Free Software Foundation Shakes Up Its List of Priority Projects
Saturday January 21, 2017 @04:25PM Raspberry Pi Gets Competitors
Thursday January 19, 2017 @07:13PM Oracle Scraps Plans For Solaris 12
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @08:14PM Microsoft Adds Intel's Clear Linux Open-Source OS To Azure Market
Saturday January 14, 2017 @09:44PM Debian 8.7 Released
Saturday January 14, 2017 @07:40PM Ask Slashdot: What's The Best Place To Suggest New Open Source Software?
Friday January 13, 2017 @11:22PM Will The Death of the PC Bring 'An End To Openness'?
Friday January 13, 2017 @10:22PM Node.js's npm Is Now The Largest Package Registry in the World
Saturday January 07, 2017 @12:25AM Linux.com Announces The Best Linux Distros for 2017
Thursday January 05, 2017 @06:40PM Hands On With the First Open-Source Microcontroller
Saturday December 31, 2016 @01:20AM Pull Requests Are Accepted At About The Same Rate, Regardless of Gender
Friday December 30, 2016 @03:47PM Postal, the Legendarily Violent Video Game by Running With Scissors, Is Now Open Source
Monday December 26, 2016 @01:59PM HandBrake 1.0.0 Released After 13 Years Of Development
Sunday December 25, 2016 @03:22PM FreeDOS 1.2 Is Finally Released
Saturday December 24, 2016 @02:01PM All Cyanogen Services Are Shutting Down
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @03:10PM LibreOffice Will Have New 'MUFFIN' UI
Sunday December 18, 2016 @10:50PM Is Microsoft 'Reaping the Rewards' From Open-Sourcing Its .NET Core?
Sunday December 18, 2016 @04:19PM 3D Freeciv-Web (Beta) Released
Saturday December 17, 2016 @02:55AM GoboLinux 016 Released With Its Own Filesystem Virtualization Tool
Friday December 16, 2016 @04:53PM Google Joins the Open Source Cloud Foundry Foundation
Thursday December 15, 2016 @10:29PM Zero-Days Hitting Fedora and Ubuntu Open Desktops To a World of Hurt
Monday December 12, 2016 @03:10PM Google Makes Embedding Projector an Open Source Project
Sunday December 11, 2016 @04:56PM Linux Kernel 4.9 Officially Released
Saturday December 10, 2016 @03:57PM Fedora-based Linux Distro Korora (Version 25) Now Available For Download
Thursday December 08, 2016 @08:22PM Google Now Lets Developers Write Apps For the Assistant On Google Home
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @10:38PM Doyodo RetroEngine Sigma Is a Linux-Powered Classic Video Game Emulation Console
Monday December 05, 2016 @07:21PM Google Is Rolling Out Android 7.1.1
Sunday December 04, 2016 @07:06PM Linux Mint 18.1 'Serena' BETA Ubuntu-based Operating System Now Available For Download
Sunday December 04, 2016 @06:35PM Canonical Sues Cloud Provider Over 'Unofficial' Ubuntu Images
Saturday December 03, 2016 @09:42PM Devuan's Systemd-Free Linux Hits Beta 2
Saturday December 03, 2016 @03:32PM Drupal Event Apologizes For Giving Out Copies Of Playboy
Saturday December 03, 2016 @12:35AM VM-Neutral Node.js API Unveiled, As NodeSource Collaborates With Microsoft, Mozilla, Intel and IBM
Thursday December 01, 2016 @04:48PM Cyanogen Inc and CyanogenMod Creator Steve Kondik Part Ways
Saturday November 26, 2016 @04:12PM Own An Open Source RISC-V Microcontroller
Saturday November 26, 2016 @12:13PM Green Party Calls For Recount, Wants To Push For Open-Source Voting Machines
Saturday November 26, 2016 @01:52AM Open-Source Hardware Makers Unite To Start Certifying Products
Friday November 25, 2016 @11:05PM Open-Source Hardware Makers Unite To Start Certifying Products
Thursday November 24, 2016 @03:00PM Apple Releases macOS 10.12 Sierra Open Source Darwin Code
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @06:09PM Tor-Enabled Smartphone Is Antidote To Google 'Hostility' Over Android, Says Developer
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @11:04AM Fedora 25 Now Available -- Makes It Easier To Switch From Windows 10 Or Mac
Sunday November 20, 2016 @01:26PM A Windows 10 Alternative: Ubuntu-Based Zorin OS Linux Distro
Saturday November 19, 2016 @08:05PM Red Hat CEO Predicts Open Source Infrastructures With Proprietary Business Functionality
Saturday November 19, 2016 @04:11PM cURL Author Is Getting Tech Support Emails From Car Owners
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @05:50PM Cryptsetup Vulnerability Grants Root Shell Access On Some Linux Systems
Sunday November 13, 2016 @07:33AM Red Hat Announces Fedora Will Support MP3 Playback
Sunday November 13, 2016 @12:28AM Java's Open Sourcing Still Controversial Ten Years Later
Saturday November 12, 2016 @03:18PM OWASP ModSecurity Core Rule Set Version 3.0 Released
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @05:02PM Open Source Pioneer Munich Debates Report That Suggests Abandoning Linux for Windows 10
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @06:11PM Ubuntu Budgie Is Now An Official Ubuntu Flavor
Saturday November 05, 2016 @11:05PM User Forks FileZilla FTP Client After Getting Hacked
Saturday November 05, 2016 @06:20PM Mythbuntu Linux Has Been Discontinued
Friday November 04, 2016 @11:27AM US Government Launches Code.gov To Showcase Its Open Source Software
Sunday October 30, 2016 @06:28PM Wordpress Founder Accuses Wix Of Stealing Code
Saturday October 29, 2016 @06:54PM How Linux Saved A School's Failing Windows Laptop Program
Saturday October 29, 2016 @12:20PM NetBSD Project Releases NetBSD 7.0.2
Saturday October 29, 2016 @11:43AM Is Microsoft Mainstreaming Machine Learning?
Sunday October 23, 2016 @10:13PM Linux Kernel 4.7 Reaches End of Life, Users Urged To Move To Linux 4.8
Sunday October 23, 2016 @09:15PM Fedora 25 Beta Linux Distro Now Available For Raspberry Pi
Saturday October 22, 2016 @09:50PM VeraCrypt Security Audit Reveals Many Flaws, Some Already Patched
Saturday October 22, 2016 @03:27PM Canonical Names Ubuntu Linux 17.04 'Zesty Zapus'
Thursday October 20, 2016 @01:15PM Blockchain Platform Developed by Banks To Be Open-Source
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @06:57AM Talos Secure Workstation with free software from BIOS up
Monday October 17, 2016 @06:27PM The Linux Foundation Helps Launch the JS Foundation
Saturday October 15, 2016 @06:51AM The White House Open Sources President Obama's Facebook Messenger Bot To 'Bring the Gov't To You'
Friday October 14, 2016 @01:01AM KDE Turns 20, Happy Birthday!
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @10:14AM France Adds Source Code To List of Documents Covered by Freedom of Information Laws
Monday October 10, 2016 @05:20PM Cyanogen Gets a New CEO, Shifts Away From Selling a Full Mobile Operating System
Monday October 10, 2016 @03:25PM Physically-Secure 'ORWL' Computer Expands Its Open Source Policy
Monday October 10, 2016 @02:44PM FreeBSD 11.0 Released
Sunday October 09, 2016 @04:46PM Google Releases An Open Source Font That Supports 800 Languages
Saturday October 08, 2016 @10:30PM After 22 Years, 386BSD Gets An Update
Saturday October 08, 2016 @08:20PM One U.S. Election-System Vendor Is Using Developers in Serbia
Saturday October 08, 2016 @05:57PM Emacs and Vim Combined In New 'Spacemacs' Distro
Friday October 07, 2016 @09:19PM Linux Foundation Shares LinuxCon Highlights
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @08:40PM Google Releases Open Source 'Cartographer'
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @11:03PM BadKernel Vulnerability Affects One In 16 Android Smartphones
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @04:32PM Google Gets Serious About Home Automation: Unveils Google Home, Actions on Google and Google Wifi
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @03:41PM KDE Plasma 5.8 LTS Desktop Officially Released
Sunday October 02, 2016 @10:06PM Linus Torvalds Officially Announces the Release of Linux Kernel 4.8
Saturday October 01, 2016 @03:27PM The Arduino Split is Over, New Non-Profit Formed
Saturday October 01, 2016 @12:45AM Ask Slashdot: Should An Open Source Hardware Project Support Clones?
Friday September 30, 2016 @10:36PM Linux Mint Unveils New 'Mintbox Mini Pro' Desktop
Friday September 30, 2016 @04:18PM Yahoo Open Sources a Deep Learning Model For Classifying Pornographic Images
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @08:18PM The Slashdot Interview With Raspberry Pi Founder and CEO Eben Upton
Monday September 26, 2016 @06:24PM Misguided Researcher Releases Linux Ransomware "For Educational Purposes"
Monday September 26, 2016 @01:03AM Boot Linux (or OpenBSD Or Oberon Or FreeDOS) In Your Browser
Sunday September 25, 2016 @04:31PM Google Open Sources Its Image-Captioning AI
Sunday September 25, 2016 @01:35PM Ask Slashdot: Who's Building The Open Source Version of Siri?
Sunday September 25, 2016 @12:08AM California Launches Mandatory Data Collection For Police Use-of-Force
Friday September 23, 2016 @11:35PM A New Programming Language Expands on Google's Go
Monday September 19, 2016 @10:04AM Netflix Releases 'Meridian' Test Footage To All Including Competitors, Open Sources Some Tools
Monday September 19, 2016 @02:33AM Google's New Angular 2.0 Isn't Compatible With Angular 1
Sunday September 18, 2016 @10:31PM Apple Releases Swift 3.0, 'Not Source-Compatibile With Swift 2.3'
Sunday September 18, 2016 @06:33PM Will Oracle Surrender NetBeans to Apache?
Sunday September 18, 2016 @01:59PM Vim 8.0 Released!
Sunday September 18, 2016 @01:15PM Emacs 25.1 Released With Tons Of New Features
Saturday September 17, 2016 @10:53PM Microsoft Weaponizes Minecraft In the War Over Classrooms
Friday September 16, 2016 @11:38PM The World's Most Secure Home Computer Reaches Crowdfunding Goal
Friday September 16, 2016 @09:06PM Run Android 6.0 Marshmallow on Your PC With Android-x86 6.0
Thursday September 15, 2016 @06:55PM Microsoft Has More Open Source Contributors On GitHub Than Facebook and Google
Monday September 12, 2016 @12:51AM Firefox 49 Postponed One Week Due To Unexpected Bugs
Sunday September 11, 2016 @06:58PM Linux Kernel 3.14 Series Has Reached End of Life
Sunday September 11, 2016 @03:12PM Ubuntu-Based Elementary OS 0.4 'Loki' Achieves Stable Release
Saturday September 10, 2016 @02:56PM LinuxScreenshots.org Closes. All Screenshot Tours Released For Downloading
Saturday September 10, 2016 @02:16PM Vandalism Detection Contest Sponsored For Wikidata
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @06:19PM Pokemon-Themed Umbreon Rootkit Targets Linux Systems On ARM and x86
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @10:23AM Netflix Finds x265 20% More Efficient Than VP9
Monday September 05, 2016 @04:52PM Adobe Resurrects Flash Player On Linux
Saturday September 03, 2016 @09:52PM QtCon Opens In Berlin
Saturday September 03, 2016 @03:22PM World Map Shows Countries Requiring Open Source Software
Saturday September 03, 2016 @03:22AM Penetration-Testing Distro Kali Linux 2016.2 Released
Friday September 02, 2016 @04:29PM Florida Man Arrested For Hacking Linux Kernel Organization In 2011
Friday September 02, 2016 @02:03PM Is Apache OpenOffice Finally On the Way Out?
Thursday September 01, 2016 @05:47PM OpenBSD 6.0 Released
Thursday September 01, 2016 @01:08AM Baidu Open-Sources Its Deep Learning Tools
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @12:41AM The Slashdot Interview With Ruby on Rails Creator David Heinemeier Hansson
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @12:33AM Google To Drop Nexus Brand Name, Move Away From Stock Android
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @07:26PM Slashdot Asks: What Are Your Favorite Java 8 Features?
Sunday August 28, 2016 @07:00PM How G.E. Is Transforming Into An IoT Start-Up
Saturday August 27, 2016 @03:43PM Linus Loves GPL, But Hates GPL Lawsuits
Saturday August 27, 2016 @01:24PM ReactOS 0.4.2 Released: Supports Linux Filesystems, .NET Applications, and Doom 3
Friday August 26, 2016 @07:18PM Ubuntu Linux 16.10 'Yakkety Yak' Beta 1 Now Available For Download
Friday August 26, 2016 @03:54PM Hillary Clinton Used BleachBit To Wipe Emails
Friday August 26, 2016 @12:46PM Linus on Linux's 25th Birthday
Friday August 26, 2016 @09:38AM The Slashdot Interview With VideoLAN President and Lead VLC Developer Jean-Baptiste Kempf
Thursday August 25, 2016 @04:16PM Princeton Researchers Announce Open Source 25-Core Processor
Sunday August 21, 2016 @06:59PM Systemd Rolls Out Its Own Mount Tool
Sunday August 21, 2016 @12:22PM KDE Edition Beta Released For Linux Mint 18 'Sarah'
Saturday August 20, 2016 @11:27PM Ask Slashdot: Is KDE Dying?
Friday August 19, 2016 @11:41PM Fedora 25 To Run Wayland By Default Instead Of X.Org Server
Friday August 19, 2016 @03:36PM Google Will Kill Chrome Apps For Windows, Mac, and Linux In Early 2018
Thursday August 18, 2016 @12:16PM Microsoft PowerShell Goes Open Source and Lands On Linux and Mac
Monday August 15, 2016 @07:06PM Ask Slashdot: What Are Some Bad Programming Ideas That Work?
Sunday August 14, 2016 @07:08PM New FreeBSD 11.0 Release Candidate Tested By Phoronix
Saturday August 13, 2016 @10:13AM 'GoldenEye: Source' Updated: A Classic, Free Multiplayer Game
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @07:07PM Linux Trojan Mines For Cryptocurrency Using Misconfigured Redis Servers
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @06:51AM Ask VideoLAN President and Lead VLC Developer Jean-Baptiste Kempf Your Questions
Monday August 08, 2016 @07:26PM White House Releases Federal Source Code Policy To Help Government Agencies Go Open Source
Friday August 05, 2016 @06:35PM Apple Acquires Machine Learning and AI Startup Turi
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @04:22PM LibreOffice 5.2 Officially Released
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @10:38AM Israel's SolidRun Creates Open Networking Kit Inspired By Raspberry Pi
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @08:49AM Hacker Compromises Fosshub to Distribute MBR-Hijacking Malware
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @12:18AM Interviews: Ask Ruby on Rails Creator David Heinemeier Hansson a Question
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @06:29PM Seymour Papert, Creator of the Logo Language, Dies At 88
Monday August 01, 2016 @02:55PM FCC Requires TP-Link To Support Open Source Router Firmware
Sunday July 31, 2016 @09:18AM Mozilla To Remove Hello In Firefox 49
Saturday July 30, 2016 @11:23PM New Crowdfunding Campaign Offers Modular EOMA68 Computing Devices
Saturday July 30, 2016 @08:17PM Onion Debian Services Are Now Available
Saturday July 30, 2016 @04:23PM After New GIMP Release, Core Developer Discusses Future of GIMP and GEGL
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @04:17PM Facebook Open Sources 360 Surround Camera With Ikea-Style Instructions
Sunday July 24, 2016 @05:20PM Linux Kernel 4.7 Officially Released
Sunday July 24, 2016 @05:16PM Linux 4.7 Kernel Released With Radeon RX 480 Support & New ARM Platforms
Sunday July 24, 2016 @12:09PM EU To Give Free Security Audits To Apache HTTP Server and Keepass
Sunday July 24, 2016 @08:22AM EU to Give Free Security Audits to Apache HTTP Server and Keepass
Friday July 22, 2016 @08:21PM Cyanogen Inc. Reportedly Fires OS Development Arm, Switches To Apps
Monday July 18, 2016 @01:52AM How (And Why) FreeDOS Keeps DOS Alive
Saturday July 16, 2016 @04:59PM First Open Source-Based Database Completes U.S. Security Review