Slashdot Items Tagged "opensource"

Date / Time Story
Sunday July 23, 2017 @03:30PM Debian 'Stretch' Updated With 9.1 Release
Saturday July 22, 2017 @04:26PM Mozilla's New Open Source Voice-Recognition Project Wants Your Voice
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @04:23AM Mozilla Launches First Open-Source Voice Recognition Engine
Monday July 17, 2017 @11:26AM Media Player Classic Home Cinema (MPC-HC) for Windows Pushes What Could Be Its Last Update
Friday July 14, 2017 @08:18PM In Which Linus Torvalds Makes An 'Init' Joke
Sunday July 09, 2017 @02:08PM Bruce Perens Warns Grsecurity Breaches the Linux Kernel's GPL License
Sunday July 09, 2017 @12:14AM 48-Year-Old Multics Operating System Resurrected
Saturday July 08, 2017 @07:46PM Survey Finds Most Popular Linux Laptop Distros: Ubuntu and Arch
Friday July 07, 2017 @11:49PM Microsoft Makes 'Visual Studio Code Extension for Arduino' Open Source
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @06:37PM OpenBSD Will Get Unique Kernels on Each Reboot
Monday July 03, 2017 @12:10AM Linux Kernel 4.12 Officially Released
Sunday July 02, 2017 @11:43PM 'Severe' Systemd Bug Allowed Remote Code Execution For Two Years
Sunday July 02, 2017 @02:44PM 'Severe' Systemd Bug Allowed Remote Code Execution For Two Years
Sunday July 02, 2017 @01:10PM 23 Years Of The Open Source 'FreeDOS' Project
Saturday July 01, 2017 @10:34AM GitHub Urges Companies To Participate In 'Open Source Fridays'
Saturday July 01, 2017 @01:50AM Ubuntu Disputes 'Ads In MOTD' Claims
Sunday June 25, 2017 @02:40AM Software Developer Explains Why The Ubuntu Phone Failed
Saturday June 24, 2017 @02:25PM Researcher Finds Critical OpenVPN Bug Using Fuzzing
Friday June 23, 2017 @11:30PM 'Stack Clash' Linux Flaw Enables Root Access. Patch Now
Friday June 23, 2017 @10:39PM Linus Explains What Surprises Him After 25 Years Of Linux
Thursday June 22, 2017 @11:11AM University of Missouri To Use Open Source And Other Cheaper Alternatives For General Education Textbook
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @04:35PM Opus 1.2 Released
Thursday June 15, 2017 @11:30AM Green Party Leaders Don't Want Windows In Munich
Monday June 05, 2017 @09:04PM Why Women Devs Are Hard To Recruit and Even Harder To Keep
Sunday June 04, 2017 @01:18PM OpenELEC 8.0.4 Kodi-Focused Linux Distro Now Available
Saturday June 03, 2017 @11:51PM Insecure Hadoop Servers Expose Over 5 Petabytes of Data
Saturday June 03, 2017 @11:16PM Ubuntu Touch Mobile OS Now Maintained By UBports
Saturday June 03, 2017 @08:27PM ESR Shares A Forgotten 'Roots Of Open Source' Moment From 1984
Friday June 02, 2017 @09:37PM Bruce Perens Explains That 'GPL Is A Contract' Court Case
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @09:18AM Andy Rubin Says Essential's Ambient OS Will Be Open Source, Hints at Better Update Cycle
Monday May 29, 2017 @02:32AM ESR Announces The Open Sourcing Of The World's First Text Adventure
Saturday May 27, 2017 @12:54AM Alpine Linux 3.6.0 Released
Friday May 26, 2017 @10:11PM Wormable Code-Execution Bug Lurked In Samba For 7 Years
Friday May 26, 2017 @06:36PM 10 Years Later: FileZilla Adds Support For Master Password That Encrypts Your Logins
Monday May 22, 2017 @01:25AM Linux 4.10 Kernel Reaches End of Life
Sunday May 21, 2017 @06:42PM Why The US Government Open Sources Its Code
Saturday May 20, 2017 @06:52PM Endless OS Now Ships With Steam And Slack FlatPak Applications
Monday May 15, 2017 @02:37AM Open Source Educators 'OpenHatch' Close, Leaving Void For Campus Events
Friday May 12, 2017 @09:13PM Google Found Over 1,000 Bugs In 47 Open Source Projects
Friday May 12, 2017 @08:45PM Open Source SQL Database CockroachDB Hits 1.0
Sunday May 07, 2017 @07:36PM Court Allows Case Over Violating Open Source License
Saturday May 06, 2017 @06:43PM Debian 8.8 Released
Saturday May 06, 2017 @04:08PM Startup Offers A Chip Based On The Open Source RISC-V Architecture
Saturday May 06, 2017 @01:01AM Systemd-free Devuan Linux Announces Its Second Release Candidate
Saturday May 06, 2017 @12:57AM Systemd-Free Devuan Linux Announces A Second Release Candidate
Friday May 05, 2017 @08:55PM Fedora Will Get Full Mp3 Support, As IIS Fraunhofer Terminates Mp3 Licensing Program
Thursday May 04, 2017 @04:08PM Google Releases DIY Open Source Raspberry Pi Voice Kit Hardware
Monday May 01, 2017 @01:34AM Linux Kernel 4.11 Officially Released
Saturday April 29, 2017 @06:18PM SeqBox - File system agnostic recoverable container format
Monday April 24, 2017 @03:38AM Richard Stallman Interviewed By Bryan Lunduke
Saturday April 22, 2017 @04:07PM Anbox Can Run Android Apps Natively On Linux (In A Container)
Saturday April 22, 2017 @02:22PM Systemd-Free Devuan Announces Its First Stable Release Candidate 'Jessie' 1.0.0
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @06:04PM States Are Moving To Cut College Costs By Introducing Open-Source Textbooks
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @01:21AM Baidu Announces New Open Platform To Help Speed Up Development of Self-Driving Cars
Sunday April 16, 2017 @12:22PM SeqBox - Container format that can survive total loss of file system structures
Monday April 10, 2017 @06:12PM Microsoft Acquires Container Platform Deis From Engine Yard
Sunday April 09, 2017 @10:26PM OpenELEC 8.0 Linux Distro Released For PC, Raspberry Pi, WeTek Hub
Sunday April 09, 2017 @06:40PM DeepMind Open Sources 'Sonnet' Library For Easier Creation Of Neural Networks
Sunday April 09, 2017 @02:29PM Canonical Founder Criticizes Free Software Developers Who 'Hate On Whatever's Mainstream'
Sunday April 02, 2017 @11:37PM Tor Browser Will Feature More Rust Code
Sunday April 02, 2017 @10:50AM There's A New New JavaScript Framework
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:09AM USB Canary Sends An SMS When Someone Tinkers With Your USB Ports
Friday March 31, 2017 @07:15PM Microsoft Is Shutting Down CodePlex
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @05:29PM Google Launches New Website To Showcase Its Open Source Projects and Processes
Sunday March 26, 2017 @06:58PM After 20 Years, OpenSSL Will Change To Apache License 2.0, Seeks Past Contributors
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