Slashdot Items Tagged "opensource"

Date / Time Story
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 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
Saturday July 16, 2016 @10:49AM Microsoft 'Patch' Blocks Linux Installs On Locked-Down Windows RT Computers
Friday July 15, 2016 @11:01PM AT&T Open Sources Its SDN Framework To The Linux Foundation
Friday July 15, 2016 @08:15PM Google Decided To Nix Its Oculus Rift Competitor
Thursday July 14, 2016 @07:44PM A Smaller Version of Raspberry Pi 3 Is Coming Soon
Thursday July 14, 2016 @12:38PM Dropbox Open Sources New Lossless Middle-Out Image Compression Algorithm
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @08:34PM Tor Project Installs New Board of Directors After Jacob Appelbaum Controversy
Monday July 11, 2016 @07:52PM Google To Train 2 Million Indian Android Developers
Sunday July 10, 2016 @10:36AM Ubuntu's Unity desktop environment can run in Windows
Saturday July 09, 2016 @12:48AM Researchers Find Over 6,000 Compromised Redis Installations
Friday July 08, 2016 @05:35PM Mesa 12.0 Released With OpenGL 4.3 Support, Intel Vulkan and More
Thursday July 07, 2016 @06:58PM Debian Founder's 2015 Death Ruled A Suicide
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @08:19PM KDE Plasma 5.7 Released
Monday July 04, 2016 @04:42PM Bulgaria Got a Law Requiring Open Source
Saturday July 02, 2016 @04:45PM Linux Mint 18 'Sarah' Released, Supports Generic GTK X-Apps
Saturday July 02, 2016 @02:04PM Linux Grabs More Than 2% of Desktop Market Share
Saturday July 02, 2016 @01:11PM Red Hat Exec Marries A Couple At Red Hat Summit
Saturday July 02, 2016 @12:19AM Amazon's Alexa Virtual Assistant Can Now Order Millions of Prime Products For You
Friday July 01, 2016 @06:55PM Slackware 14.2 Released, Still Systemd-Free
Friday July 01, 2016 @05:16PM Microsoft Will Be Largest Infrastructure As A Service Vendor By 2019, Says Morgan Stanley Survey
Friday July 01, 2016 @12:21AM Data Can Help Fix America's Overcrowded Jails, Says White House
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @07:25PM DMCA Notices Remove 8,268 Projects On Github In 2015
Monday June 27, 2016 @04:38PM Google's Satellite Map Gets a 700-Trillion-Pixel Makeover
Monday June 27, 2016 @01:07PM .NET Core 1.0 Released, Now Officially Supported By Red Hat
Saturday June 25, 2016 @05:06PM Ubuntu-Based Peppermint 7 Released
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @06:47PM Sony Agrees To Pay Millions To Gamers To Settle PS3 Linux Debacle
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @04:48PM The New Censorship: 'How Did Google Become The Internet's Censor and Master Manipulator?'
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @03:32PM Elon Musk's Open Source OpenAI: We're Working On a Robot For Your Household Chores
Monday June 20, 2016 @05:00PM Red Hat Launches Ansible-Native Container Workflow Project
Saturday June 18, 2016 @06:02PM KDE Bug Fixed After 13 Years
Thursday June 16, 2016 @07:07PM Microsoft Open-Sources 'Checked C,' A Safer C Version
Thursday June 16, 2016 @03:58PM Microsoft is Working On Software For The Legal Marijuana Industry
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @09:46PM Software Industry Has $1 Trillion Economic Impact In US
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @03:58PM Pinterest Acquires Team Behind Fleksy; To Open Source Some Technology Designed For Blind
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @04:44PM The Biggest Maker of Raspberry Pis Has Been Acquired For $871 Million
Sunday June 12, 2016 @11:10AM Interviews: Ask Perl Creator Larry Wall a Question
Saturday June 11, 2016 @06:36PM Interviews: Ask Perl Creator Larry Wall a Question
Saturday June 11, 2016 @05:13PM Ask Slashdot: What's The Best CMS?
Friday June 10, 2016 @06:35PM Ready CEO: Coding Snobs Are Not Helping Our Children Prepare For The Future
Friday June 10, 2016 @10:18AM Mozilla Will Fund Code Audits For Open Source Software
Thursday June 09, 2016 @07:57PM Lenovo and Motorola Unveil PHAB2 Tango AR and Modular Moto Z Smartphones
Thursday June 09, 2016 @04:41PM Microsoft Makes Minecraft Education Edition Available To Schools
Thursday June 09, 2016 @03:53PM A Solution To the Security Guidelines Proposed By FCC For Home Routers
Thursday June 09, 2016 @02:27PM Microsoft Has Created Its Own FreeBSD
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @04:58PM Google's AI 'TensorFlow' Software Is Coming To iOS
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @04:55PM Firefox 47 Arrives With Synced Tabs Sidebar, Better YouTube Playback
Monday June 06, 2016 @05:50PM Biden Unveils Open-Access Database To Advance Cancer Research
Thursday June 02, 2016 @01:39AM Apple Releases First Preview of Swift 3.0
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @07:17PM CoreOS Launches Torus, a New Open Source Distributed Storage System
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @04:54PM Google's 'Project Magenta' Art Machine Composes Its First Song
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @04:55PM Nearly 1 In 4 People Abandon Mobile Apps After Only One Use
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @12:31AM Ubuntu Phones To Feature Wireless Display Support With OTA-11 Update
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @12:13AM Microsoft Will Stop Spamming Android Users With Office Ads In The Notification Tray
Saturday May 28, 2016 @01:30PM Op-ed: Oracle Attorney Says Google's Court Victory Might Kill the GPL
Saturday May 28, 2016 @11:51AM NetBSD 7.0.1 Released
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @05:32PM CentOS Linux 6.8 Released
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @06:03PM Apple To Open Up Siri To Developers, Release An Amazon Echo Competitor
Sunday May 22, 2016 @11:13PM Microsoft Urged to Open Source Classic Visual Basic
Sunday May 22, 2016 @02:37PM Hundreds of Drupal Sites Targeted With Fake Ransomware
Sunday May 22, 2016 @12:11PM Ask Slashdot: Have You Migrated To Node.js?
Saturday May 21, 2016 @12:23PM Linux Advocate Suggests Using More Closed-Source Software
Thursday May 19, 2016 @02:18AM Android Wear 2.0 Gets A Keyboard, Standalone Apps, Activity Recognition, New UI
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @05:46PM Google Turns Firebase Into Its Unified Platform For Mobile Developers
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @04:57PM Google Announces New Virtual Reality Platform 'Daydream'
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @04:46PM Firefox Tops Microsoft Browser Market Share For First Time
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @04:38PM SourceForge Tightens Security With Malware Scans
Monday May 16, 2016 @05:43PM Raspberry Pi Zero Gains Camera Support, Keeps $5 Price
Sunday May 15, 2016 @11:57PM Linux Kernel 4.6 Officially Released
Sunday May 15, 2016 @01:23PM Anonymous Begins Teaching Hacktivism on IRC
Saturday May 14, 2016 @01:27AM Google Devs Planning Flash's Demise With New 'HTML5 By Default' Chrome Setting
Saturday May 14, 2016 @12:05AM ZFS For Linux Finally Lands In Debian GNU/Linux Repos
Friday May 13, 2016 @10:21PM Brazilian Devs Launch Tiny $1 STEM-Oriented Microcontroller Board On Indiegogo
Friday May 13, 2016 @12:36PM Linksys WRT Routers Won't Block Open Source Firmware, Despite FCC Rules
Thursday May 12, 2016 @07:35PM Mozilla Fights FBI In Court For Details On Tor Browser Hack
Thursday May 12, 2016 @05:33PM Dangerous 7-Zip Vulnerabilities Flow To Top Security, Software Tools
Thursday May 12, 2016 @05:06PM Opera Adds Power-Saving Mode, Offers 'Up To 50 Percent' Longer Battery Life
Thursday May 12, 2016 @04:37PM Google Open-Sources SyntaxNet Natural-Language Understanding Library, Parsey McParseface Training Model
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @11:09AM Facebook Open-Sources Capture the Flag Competition Platform As It Encourages Students
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @06:48AM Italian Military To Save Up To 29 Million Euro By Migrating To LibreOffice
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @12:43AM Mozilla Launches Test Pilot, A Firefox Add-On For Trying Experimental Features
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @09:14PM NASA's Planet Hunter Spots Record 1,284 New Planets, 9 In A Habitable Zone
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @08:08PM Open Source Artificial Pancreas Helps Engineer's Son Survive With Type 1 Diabetes
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @02:40PM 11 Years After Git, BitKeeper Is Open-Sourced
Saturday May 07, 2016 @08:05PM Linux Mint 18 Will Ship Without Multimedia Support
Thursday May 05, 2016 @04:38PM Unity 8 And Snaps Are Conquering The Ubuntu Desktop After Ubuntu 16.10
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @06:34PM DuckDuckGo Is Giving Away $225,000 To Support Open Source Projects
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @02:59PM No One Should Have To Use Proprietary Software To Communicate With Their Government
Friday April 29, 2016 @07:00PM Devuan Releases Beta of Systemd-Free 'Debian Fork' Base System
Thursday April 28, 2016 @12:08PM Almost Two-Thirds of Software Companies Contributing To Open Source, Says Survey
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @03:41PM Node.js Version 6 Released With LTS
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @12:03PM Open365 Is An Open Source Alternative to Microsoft Office 365
Monday April 25, 2016 @04:34PM Software Audits: How High-Tech Software Vendors Play Hardball
Monday April 25, 2016 @03:49PM Mozilla Seeks New Home For Email Client Thunderbird
Friday April 22, 2016 @12:48AM Turns Out That Snaps Are Not Secure In Ubuntu With X11
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @04:26PM Scientist Shrinks Arduino To Size Of An AA Battery
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @09:37AM Data Center Management Darling Mesosphere Embraces Open Source
Monday April 18, 2016 @04:31PM YouTube Introduces Live 360 Video Streaming and Spatial Audio
Sunday April 17, 2016 @03:15PM Google's Android N OS Will Support Pressure-Sensitive Screens
Saturday April 16, 2016 @06:57PM Open Source Headset Enables New Mind-Controlled Devices
Friday April 15, 2016 @06:31PM FBI May Be Hoarding a Firefox Zero-Day