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  1. Firm says vulnerability in Tails contained in I2P componentRead the original story

    20 min ago | CIO

    ... flaws. "Some people report such vulnerabilities, and then they get fixed: This is the power of free and open source software," the project wrote. "Others don't disclose them, but run lucrative businesses by weaponizing and selling them instead. This ...


  2. What are the best browsers for Linux?Read the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | ITworld

    In today's open source roundup: Best Linux browsers. Plus: Lifehacker's list of essential Linux applications, and how to run Android on a Mac There are plenty of browsers to use in Linux, but it can be somewhat daunting to choose one from all of the others.


  3. Docker Acquires U.K.-based Orchard LaboratoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CRN

    The commercial entity behind the open source Docker project said Wednesday it acquired Orchard Laboratories, an early member of the Docker community that builds an orchestration tool for the Linux container platform.


  4. diff -u: What's New in Kernel DevelopmentRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Linux Journal

    Once in a while someone points out a POSIX violation in Linux. Often the answer is to fix the violation, but sometimes Linus Torvalds decides that the POSIX behavior is broken, in which case they keep the Linux behavior, but they might build an additional POSIX compatibility layer, even if that layer is slower and less efficient.


  5. New Data from University College London Illuminate Findings in...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    The software suite consists of a set of libraries to simulate near-infrared light propagation in highly scattering media with complex boundaries and heterogeneous internal parameter distribution, based on a finite-element solver."


  6. deis 0.10.0Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Python

    The Deis client is a Python CLI that issues API calls to a private Deis controller, providing a Heroku-inspired PaaS workflow.


  7. Microsoft Might Finally Be Committing to Open SourceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Government Executive

    Microsoft is known for keeping its programming secrets to itself. But under CEO Satya Nadella, the maker of proprietary behemoths like Windows and Microsoft Office is starting to show up in the world of open-source software, whose code is public for anyone to see, borrow from and tinker with.


  8. Fiona 1.1.6Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Python

    Fiona provides uncomplicated Python interfaces to functions in OGR , the best open source C/C++ library for reading and writing geographic vector data.


  9. Trip Report: Community Leadership Summit 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | MSDN Blogs

    ... He was the Ubuntu Community Manager at Canonical for many years and has a ton of experience in open source software communities. He now works as Senior Director of Community at the XPRIZE Foundation . This event brings together leaders in community ...


  10. Codeship Launches Freemium Version of its Continuous Delivery PlatformRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    ... next level. Freemium is ideal for small teams and individual projects. This version is also free for open source software developers. Freemium customers will have limited resources at their disposal and can easily switch to Codeship Basic for full ...


  11. BlackBerry offers BES10 as a hosted service through partnersRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | ComputerWorld

    ... purchase a "Gold" license, costing $60 per device per year plus $12 for support. Peter Sayer covers open source software, European intellectual property legislation and general technology breaking news for IDG News Service. Send comments and news ...


  12. LastPassRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | MacInTouch

    LastPass is a cross-platform password management system, featuring fast setup, autofill of password data, automatic sync among devices from your central "vault", and encryption with "256-bit AES, one-way salted hashes, and PBKDF2 iterations").


  13. Android Open-Source for ARMv8-A Starts 64-Bit AvalancheRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | EETimes

    I have no doubt that the next generation of premium smartphones and tablets will be based on 64-bit processors.


  14. Re: LPAR QuestionsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Midrange-l mailing list

    I understand that. I'm no linux wiz, I just love to try and get things working. It took me a few trys to pick the right install options.


  15. Project fosters free, open, secure, public hotspotsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Linux Today

    The Electronic Freedom Foundation has released an experimental hacker alpha version of a proposed new open source wireless router stack that supports secure, shareable WiFi networks.


  16. Facebook to release open source library for iOS interface developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | InfoWorld

    ... Although perhaps not considered a dominant force in the open source realm, Facebook has been developing open source software for a number years now, Pearce stressed. "We see open source as a key part of the Facebook engineering culture. It's a very ...


  17. U.K. Cabinet Office Adopts ODF as Exclusive Standard for Sharable DocumentsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Free Republic

    ... delivering what would be one of the most significant setbacks to the software company's battle against open source software in its home market. The state said on Wednesday that all electronic documents 'created and saved' by state employees would ...


  18. London's Orchard and Fig join DockerRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Computer Weekly

    Docker, the San Francisco firm that commercially supports the open-source project Docker, has acquired London-based startup Orchard Labs, including its flagship orchestration tool Fig .


  19. Red Hat: 2014:0914-01: libvirt: Moderate AdvisoryRead the original story

    Tuesday |

    Updated libvirt packages that fix one security issue and three bugs are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7. The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having Moderate [More...] Red Hat Security Advisory Synopsis: Moderate: libvirt security and bug fix ... (more)


  20. Red Hat: 2014:0913-01: kernel-rt: Important AdvisoryRead the original story

    Tuesday |

    Updated kernel-rt packages that fix multiple security issues are now available for Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2.5. The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having [More...] Red Hat Security Advisory Synopsis: Important: kernel-rt security update Advisory ID: ... (more)