Slashdot Items Tagged "opensource"

Date / Time Story
Thursday November 26, 2015 @02:25PM Software Freedom Conservancy Asks For Supporters
Thursday November 26, 2015 @10:44AM Free Pascal Compiler 3.0.0 Is Out; Adds Support For 16-Bit MS-DOS, 64-Bit iOS
Thursday November 26, 2015 @08:10AM AMD's Crimson Radeon Driver For Linux Barely Changes Anything
Thursday November 26, 2015 @08:08AM AMD's Crimson Radeon Driver For Linux Barely Changes Anything
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @02:40PM High-Security, Open-Source Router is a Hit on Indiegogo (Video)
Sunday November 15, 2015 @12:25PM FCC Clarifies: It's Legal To Hack Your Router
Saturday November 14, 2015 @09:03AM Freeciv Founded 20 Years Ago Today
Saturday November 14, 2015 @03:21AM Microsoft Open Sources Its Machine Learning Toolkit
Thursday November 12, 2015 @05:14PM PostgreSQL Getting Parallel Query
Thursday November 12, 2015 @03:15PM Mozilla Plans To Remove Support For Firefox Complete Themes
Thursday November 12, 2015 @12:34PM Getting Started With GNU Radio
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @01:06PM Open Source Anniversaries: 6 Years of Go, 11 of Firefox
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @08:19AM WordPress Now Powers 25% of the Web
Tuesday November 03, 2015 @01:08PM Andrew Tanenbaum Announces MINIXcon
Tuesday November 03, 2015 @12:51PM The Return of OS/2 Warp Set For 2016
Monday November 02, 2015 @01:50AM Could Go Community's Threat of Public Shaming, Lifetime Bans Make Go a No-Go?
Sunday November 01, 2015 @08:30PM Linux 4.3 Released As Stable; Improves On Open-Source Graphics, SMP Performance
Sunday November 01, 2015 @08:33AM GNU Hurd 0.7 and GNU Mach 1.6 Released
Saturday October 31, 2015 @07:51PM Busybox Deletes Systemd Support
Thursday October 29, 2015 @01:00PM Open-Source GPU Drivers Show Less Than Ideal Experience For SteamOS/Linux Gaming
Thursday October 29, 2015 @07:41AM MySQL Servers Hijacked With Malware To Perform DDoS Attacks
Tuesday October 27, 2015 @10:20AM Open Source Code Isn't a Warranty
Monday October 26, 2015 @08:00AM Ask Slashdot: Open Tools For Logbooks and Note-taking?
Sunday October 18, 2015 @11:17AM Celebrating 20 Years of OpenBSD With Release 5.8
Friday October 16, 2015 @01:35PM October is the Most Open (Source) Month (Video)
Thursday October 15, 2015 @05:16PM Walmart Open Sources Its Cloud Platform To Take On Amazon
Thursday October 15, 2015 @11:20AM Why Cybersecurity Experts Want Open Source Routers
Thursday October 15, 2015 @07:02AM KDE Turns 19
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @11:35AM 3 Open Source Projects For Modern COBOL Development
Friday October 09, 2015 @02:53PM Linux Foundation: Security Threatens 'Golden Age' Of Open Source
Thursday October 08, 2015 @01:05PM Making Your Graphing Calculator a Musical Instrument
Thursday October 08, 2015 @09:17AM Google's Effort To Speed Up the Mobile Web
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @11:03AM Matthew Garrett Forks the Linux Kernel
Monday October 05, 2015 @05:59PM Sensor Network Makes Life Easier For Japan's Aging Rice Farmers
Monday October 05, 2015 @01:43PM Linux Foundation Takes Reins of FOSSology Open Source Licensing Tools
Sunday October 04, 2015 @07:36PM OpenIndiana Hipster 2015.10: Keeping an Open-Source Solaris Going
Wednesday September 30, 2015 @01:08PM Linux Foundation puts the cost of replacing open source at $5 billion.
Monday September 28, 2015 @04:42PM LibreOffice turns 5
Monday September 28, 2015 @11:21AM LibreOffice Turns Five
Monday September 28, 2015 @08:09AM EFF: DMCA Hinders Exposing More Software Cheats Like Volkswagen's
Friday September 25, 2015 @05:26PM How the Car Industry Has Hidden Its Software Behind the DMCA
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @07:49AM What's New In GNOME 3.18
Tuesday September 22, 2015 @04:48PM Nintendo Joins Khronos Group
Monday September 21, 2015 @11:48AM Ask Slashdot: Herding Cats, Aging Systems?
Sunday September 20, 2015 @02:15PM A Wikipedia-Style Tree of Life Emerges
Thursday September 17, 2015 @03:53PM AMD Confirms Vulkan Driver For Linux, But To Start Off As Closed-Source
Wednesday September 16, 2015 @07:20PM XPRIZE's Jono Bacon On the Next Great Challenge
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @03:53PM The Era of Open Source Cars
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @09:36AM Italian Military To Switch To LibreOffice and ODF
Sunday September 13, 2015 @01:08PM Linux 4.3 Bringing Stable Intel Skylake Support, Reworked NVIDIA Driver
Friday September 11, 2015 @08:53AM Microsoft Announces VP9 Support For Edge
Thursday September 10, 2015 @03:51PM Ask Slashdot: Synchronizing Sound With Video, Using Open Source?
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @10:01AM New Release of the Trinity Desktop Environment
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @09:36AM The Free Software Foundation: 30 Years In
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @08:46AM LLVM 3.7 Delivers OpenMP 3.1 Support, ORC JIT API, New Optimizations
Wednesday September 02, 2015 @02:59PM Netflix Open Sources Sleepy Puppy XSS Hunter
Wednesday September 02, 2015 @01:59PM How Open Film Project "Cosmos Laundromat" Made Blender Better
Wednesday September 02, 2015 @12:59PM Mutt 1.5.24 Released
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @07:11AM LILO Bootloader Development To End
Sunday August 30, 2015 @11:40PM Linux Kernel 4.2 Released
Sunday August 30, 2015 @09:18PM "Hack" Typeface Is Open Source, Easy On the IDEs
Sunday August 30, 2015 @11:53AM AMD's R9 Fury On Open-Source: Prepare for Disappointment, For Now
Sunday August 30, 2015 @12:50AM A FreeBSD "Spork" With Touches of NeXT and OS X: NeXTBSD
Saturday August 29, 2015 @05:30PM MIAOW Open Source GPU Debuts At Hot Chips
Saturday August 29, 2015 @09:18AM GNOME To Start Using Codenames
Friday August 28, 2015 @06:27PM Croatian Party Advocates Government Adoption of Open Source
Friday August 28, 2015 @05:28PM Ten Dropbox Engineers Build BSD-licensed, Lossless 'Pied Piper' Compression Algorithm
Friday August 28, 2015 @01:53PM Ubuntu Is the Dominant Cloud OS
Friday August 28, 2015 @10:27AM Croatian party advocates government adoption of open source
Thursday August 27, 2015 @01:18PM Open Source, Collaborative Rich-Text, Web-Based Editor Almost Available
Thursday August 27, 2015 @10:42AM UNC Scientists Open Source Their Genomic Research
Thursday August 27, 2015 @08:13AM Contiki 3.0 Released, Retains Support For Apple II, C64
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @10:17AM KDE Plasma 5.4 Released
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @08:59AM KDE Plasma 5.4 Released
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @08:33AM Happy Birthday, Linux! An OS At 24
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @06:42AM Linux Turns 24, Happy Birthday!
Sunday August 23, 2015 @10:20AM Ubuntu Core gets support for Raspberry Pi 2 GPIO and I2C
Friday August 21, 2015 @06:47AM Evaluating The Security Of Open Source Software
Thursday August 20, 2015 @07:23AM Linus Torvalds Isn't Looking 10 Years Ahead For Linux and That's OK
Wednesday August 19, 2015 @05:10PM KDE Applications 15.08.0 Released
Wednesday August 19, 2015 @12:50PM KDE Applications 15.08.0 Released
Wednesday August 19, 2015 @09:30AM Interviews: Ask Dr. Tarek Loubani About Creating Ultra-Low Cost Medical Devices
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @07:27AM "Father Time" Gets Another Year At NTP From Linux Foundation
Wednesday August 12, 2015 @12:47PM The LibreOffice Story
Wednesday August 12, 2015 @11:11AM The LibreOffice Story
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @05:08PM Cisco Attempting To Develop a Royalty Free Video Codec
Monday August 10, 2015 @05:12PM Pixar's Universal Scene Description To Be Open-Sourced
Monday August 10, 2015 @05:07PM Ask Slashdot: Switching To a GNU/Linux Distribution For a Webdesign School
Friday August 07, 2015 @06:55AM LibreSSL 2.2.2 Released
Thursday August 06, 2015 @05:43PM Microsoft Open-Sources Windows Bridge For iOS
Thursday August 06, 2015 @02:25PM Marvell's Kinoma Create Keeps On Creating (Video)
Thursday August 06, 2015 @11:36AM India Adopts Comprehensive Open Source Policy
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @06:11AM Largest DebConf Ever Will Hit Heidelberg In Mid-August
Tuesday August 04, 2015 @09:08AM Ada Initiative Organization To End, But Its Work Will Continue
Sunday August 02, 2015 @01:31PM DoD Ditches Open Source Medical Records System In $4.3B Contract
Thursday July 30, 2015 @08:58AM On Linux, $550 Radeon R9 Fury Competes With $200~350 NVIDIA GPUs
Wednesday July 29, 2015 @11:06AM Interviews: Ask Richard Stallman a Question
Tuesday July 28, 2015 @11:27AM Why Your Software Project Is Failing
Monday July 27, 2015 @08:39PM Project IceStorm Passes Another Milestone: Building a CPU
Saturday July 25, 2015 @11:49AM Battle For Wesnoth Seeks New Developers
Saturday July 25, 2015 @08:26AM KDE Community Announces Fully Open Source Plasma Mobile
Saturday July 25, 2015 @07:59AM AMD Forces a LibreOffice Speed Boost With GPU Acceleration
Thursday July 23, 2015 @01:32PM Meet OpenDaylight Project Executive Director Neela Jacques (Video)
Thursday July 23, 2015 @10:46AM Open-Source Mesa 3D Library/Drivers Now Support OpenGL 4
Friday July 17, 2015 @05:38PM Renderman Gets Blender Integration
Wednesday July 15, 2015 @09:57PM The Free Software Foundation's Statement On Canonical's Updated Licensing Terms
Wednesday July 15, 2015 @07:17PM NSA Releases Open Source Security Tool For Linux
Wednesday July 15, 2015 @12:07PM The Free Software Foundation's statement on Canonical's updated licensing terms
Sunday July 12, 2015 @12:20PM Speed-Ups, Small Fixes Earn Good Marks From Ars For Mint 17.2
Saturday July 11, 2015 @07:41PM Calculating the Truck-Factor of Popular Open Source Projects
Saturday July 11, 2015 @12:39PM Linux Foundation's Census Project Ranks Open Source Software At Risk
Saturday July 11, 2015 @08:16AM Lenovo will sell Ubuntu laptops in India
Saturday July 11, 2015 @08:15AM Linux Foundation's Census Project Ranks Software At Risk
Friday July 10, 2015 @01:37PM MetaMorph Helps non-Engineers Design Circuits (Video)
Friday July 10, 2015 @12:21AM French Government IT Directorate Supports ODF, Rejects OOXML
Thursday July 09, 2015 @10:02AM OpenSSL Patches Critical Certificate Forgery Bug
Thursday July 09, 2015 @07:40AM Open Compute Project Comes Under Fire
Thursday July 09, 2015 @06:37AM Jolla Spins Off Hardware Business
Thursday July 09, 2015 @06:32AM BBC Reveals Its New Microcomputer Design
Monday July 06, 2015 @02:50PM What Goes Into a Decision To Take Software From Proprietary To Open Source
Friday July 03, 2015 @04:48PM Clang Plays Tetris -- Tetris As a C++ Template Metaprogram
Thursday July 02, 2015 @02:58PM Microsoft Research Open Sources WorldWide Telescope
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @09:00AM First Fedora Image For the MIPS Available For Testing
Monday June 29, 2015 @04:23PM Ask Slashdot: Choosing the Right Open Source License
Wednesday June 24, 2015 @04:59PM NVIDIA Begins Supplying Open-Source Register Header Files
Wednesday June 24, 2015 @02:18PM The Open Container Project and What It Means
Monday June 22, 2015 @06:34PM Docker and CoreOS Join Together For Open Container Project At Linux Foundation
Monday June 22, 2015 @07:45AM Linux 4.1 Kernel Released With EXT4 Encryption, Performance Improvements
Monday June 22, 2015 @07:25AM Linux containers set for surge, but security concerns remain
Thursday June 18, 2015 @11:23AM LibreOffice Now Available On Apple's Mac App Store
Wednesday June 17, 2015 @02:54PM Is Surespot the Latest Crypto War Victim?
Wednesday June 17, 2015 @02:53PM Reasons To Use Mono For Linux Development
Tuesday June 16, 2015 @11:30AM Linus Torvalds Says Linux Can Move On Without Him
Tuesday June 16, 2015 @10:59AM Report: Aging Java Components To Blame For Massively Buggy Open-Source Software
Thursday June 11, 2015 @11:59AM PHP At 20: From Pet Project To Powerhouse
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @02:10PM David Revoy Makes Open Source Art With Open Source Tools (Video)
Friday June 05, 2015 @06:42AM Open Source Haxe/OpenFL Platform Will Support Home Game Consoles
Tuesday June 02, 2015 @10:30AM LG Arbitrarily Denying Android Lollipop Update To the G2 In Canada?
Tuesday June 02, 2015 @07:39AM Cinnamon 2.6: a Massive Update Loaded With Performance Improvements
Sunday May 31, 2015 @08:11AM MinGW and MSVCRT Conflict Causes Floating-Point Value Corruption
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @12:43PM Building Hospitable Open Source Communities (Video)
Saturday May 23, 2015 @09:44AM Ask Slashdot: Can SaaS Be Both Open Source and Economically Viable?
Friday May 22, 2015 @10:05PM Chrome For Android Is Now Almost Entirely Open Source
Thursday May 21, 2015 @09:55AM Pre-Orders Start For Neo900 Open Source Phone
Wednesday May 20, 2015 @05:58PM Huawei's LiteOS Internet of Things Operating System Is a Minuscule 10KB
Wednesday May 20, 2015 @01:11PM Adblock Plus Launches Adblock Browser: a Fork of Firefox For Android
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @10:40AM First Smart TVs Powered By Firefox OS On Sale In Europe, Worldwide Soon
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @07:04AM KDE Plasma 5 Becomes the Default Desktop of OpenSUSE Tumbleweed
Saturday May 16, 2015 @12:10AM Linino-Enabled Arduino Yun Shrinks In Size and Cost
Thursday May 14, 2015 @11:55AM Ask Slashdot: What Is the Best Open Document Format?
Thursday May 14, 2015 @09:47AM RTFM? How To Write a Manual Worth Reading
Thursday May 14, 2015 @08:14AM Criticizing the Rust Language, and Why C/C++ Will Never Die
Thursday May 14, 2015 @07:49AM Wireless Charging Tech Adopted By Ford, Chrysler, and Toyota Goes Open Source
Tuesday May 12, 2015 @12:05PM Firefox 38 Arrives With DRM Required To Watch Netflix
Tuesday May 12, 2015 @10:12AM Open Source C++ ClanLib SDK Refreshed For 2015
Thursday May 07, 2015 @04:31PM Creating the Open Drone Ecosystem Takes Room To Experiment
Thursday May 07, 2015 @07:22AM Why Was Linux the Kernel That Succeeded?
Wednesday May 06, 2015 @05:53PM Netflix Open-Sources Security Incident Management Tool
Thursday April 30, 2015 @09:07PM How an Open Standard API Could Revolutionize Banking
Thursday April 30, 2015 @05:44PM Once a Forgotten Child, OpenSSL's Future Now Looks Bright
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @11:32AM KDE Plasma 5.3 Released
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @07:46AM An Open Ranking of Wikipedia Pages
Monday April 27, 2015 @03:10PM Imagination To Release Open MIPS Design To Academia
Thursday April 23, 2015 @10:34AM Qt Creator 3.4.0 Released
Wednesday April 22, 2015 @05:20PM GCC 5.1 Released
Tuesday April 21, 2015 @11:24AM OSGeo Foundation Up In Arms Over ESRI LAS Lock-In Plans
Sunday April 19, 2015 @09:04PM How Publishing Upstart Mendeley Weathered Revolt and Became Part of the Paywall
Saturday April 18, 2015 @03:32PM Ask Slashdot: What Features Would You Like In a Search Engine?
Friday April 17, 2015 @12:15PM Microsoft Open Technologies Is Closing: Good Or Bad News For Open Source?
Thursday April 16, 2015 @01:07PM KDE Plasma 5.3 Beta Brings Lot of Improvements
Thursday April 16, 2015 @09:51AM KDE Plasma 5.3 Beta Brings Lot of Improvements
Tuesday April 14, 2015 @11:38AM What's next for open source? Physical products.
Friday April 10, 2015 @05:11PM Google Rolls Out VP9 Encoding For YouTube
Tuesday April 07, 2015 @01:50PM Getting Started Developing With OpenStreetMap Data
Monday April 06, 2015 @12:13PM The New Struggles Facing Open Source
Monday April 06, 2015 @10:59AM 10 Years of Git: An Interview With Linus Torvalds
Sunday April 05, 2015 @09:10PM US NAVY Sonar/Lidar Editing Software Released To the World
Sunday April 05, 2015 @12:22AM BioWare Announces Open-Source Orbit Project
Saturday April 04, 2015 @11:05PM Mono 4 Released, First Version To Adopt Microsoft Code
Saturday April 04, 2015 @06:31PM Forking Away: OnePlus Introduces Android-Based OxygenOS
Saturday April 04, 2015 @03:48PM Building an NES Emulator
Saturday April 04, 2015 @02:26PM Valve Bootstrapped Source 2 Engine On an Open-Source Vulkan Driver
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @09:26AM License Details Hint MS Undecided On Suing Users of Its Open Source Net Runtime
Monday March 30, 2015 @07:10AM India Mandates Use of Open Source Software In Government
Monday March 30, 2015 @06:51AM India Mandates Use of Open Source Software in Government
Friday March 27, 2015 @05:54PM European Commision Will Increase Use of Open Source Software
Thursday March 26, 2015 @02:36PM MIT Debuts Integer Overflow Debugger
Thursday March 26, 2015 @08:34AM GNOME 3.16 Released
Monday March 23, 2015 @10:02AM RMS Talks Net Neutrality, Patents, and More
Sunday March 22, 2015 @10:11AM DuckDuckGo Donates $100,000 Among Four FOSS Projects
Friday March 20, 2015 @06:22PM How Device Drivers Are Reverse Engineered
Thursday March 19, 2015 @02:30PM Why I Choose PostgreSQL Over MySQL/MariaDB
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @07:32AM Ask Slashdot: Choosing a Laptop To Support Physics Research?
Tuesday March 17, 2015 @06:49PM The GNU Manifesto Turns Thirty
Monday March 16, 2015 @10:40AM Kolab Summit 2015 Announced
Monday March 16, 2015 @06:07AM Kolab Summit 2015 Announced
Thursday March 12, 2015 @03:55PM Google Code Disables New Project Creation, Will Shut Down On January 25, 2016
Thursday March 12, 2015 @07:39AM The Role of a Nonprofit In Open Source Development
Thursday March 12, 2015 @04:58AM The Role of a Nonprofit in Open Source Development
Wednesday March 11, 2015 @11:48AM Why We Need Free Digital Hardware Designs