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Richard Stallman and Eben Moglen on the Microsoft-Red Hat Deal

  • Techrights; By Roy Schestowitz (Posted by schestowitz on Nov 30, 2015 10:34 AM EDT)
  • Groups: GNU, Red Hat
Founder of Free software and author of the GPL (respectively) comment on what Microsoft and Red Hat have done regarding patents

Toys meet open source: 8 projects with LEGO

  • (Posted by bob on Nov 30, 2015 9:37 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story
LEGO bricks: To a parent, they're a virtual minefield, hidden away in the carpet to inflict unimaginable pain from a seemly innocent barefoot step. But to a child, they are a tool for creatively engineering anything the mind can imagine. And for many, they are our first foray into open source. The instructions with a LEGO set start out as rigid rules, and become merely guidelines as children learn to remix, adapt, and extend the "code" which defines the object being built, and then be shared with anyone nearby. read more

Linus Torvalds Announces Linux Kernel 4.4 Release Candidate 3, Everything Is Normal

Just a few moments ago, Linus Torvalds announced the release and immediate availability for download and testing of the third RC (Release Candidate) build of the upcoming Linux 4.4 kernel.

5 Best Online Image Editor Free For Websites, Blogs And Social Media

Images are everywhere, from a small blog post to social media. One of the best ways to attract customers to your content is through a unique and attractive graphic that describes what the whole content is all about.

PeaZip 5.9.0 Open Source Archiver Adds Support for Extracting RAR5 Files on Linux

  • Softpedia; By Marius Nestor (Posted by hanuca on Nov 30, 2015 1:26 AM EDT)
  • Story Type: News Story
The developers of the PeaZip software, a cross-platform and open-source graphical application designed as a front-end for some popular archive managers announced the release and immediate availability of PeaZip 5.9.0.

Creating a laser light show with Fedora

Every day, people are making all kinds of incredible software powered by Fedora. The Fedora user community is broad and diverse, and sometimes, we hear about things that we never imagined possible. Rochester Institute of Technology student and Fedora user... Continue Reading →