Open Source

Google Brings WebVR API Into Chrome

Developers will be able to create VR software for the Chrome browser to cover both desktop and mobile environments

5 years ago

LibreOffice 5.3 Online Takes Aim At Office 365 With Cloud Document Collaboration

New release of open source Office suite includes cloud version, plus collaborative editing and other improvements

5 years ago

Red Hat Delivers OpenShift Dedicated On Google Cloud Platform

Enterprise managed service offering. OpenShift container platform to be combined with Google Cloud Platform

5 years ago

OpenAI Releases Universe To Train AI To Use Computers Like Humans

OpenAI has released Universe, a software platform for measuring and training the general intelligence of artificial intelligence (AI) for apps

5 years ago

Oracle Says It Won’t Change NetSuite Product Prices, Structure

After Oracle completed its acquisition ofNetSuite, executives from both companies detailed what’s in store for customers

5 years ago

Microsoft Joins The Linux Foundation In Latest Open Source Commitment

Microsoft will join as platinum partner of the Linux Foundation in the latest evolution of the new open era as…

5 years ago

GitHub Enterprise 2.8 Upgrade Ready For Business Projects

Business section of GitHub upgraded with host of new features including projects tool and code review

5 years ago

Code.Gov Repository For Open Source US Government Code Goes Live

US government decides to place all Federal source code on one website, calling it the 'people's code'

5 years ago

How Open Source Redis Software Props Up Live Streaming On Twitter’s Periscope

Redis Labs’ service keeps operational effort to a minimum, says Periscope.

5 years ago

LibreOffice 5.1 Updated For Business Users As Microsoft Office Alternative

The Document Foundation makes LibreOffice 5.1.6 available for download by enterprises

5 years ago

Google Looks To Spread Android’s Material Design With Material.IO

The search giant is aiming to spread its latest Android design ethos by creating tools and a site on which…

5 years ago

Dirty COW Linux Flaw Can Root Android Devices

Long standing Linux vulnerability also impacts Android and can be used to root devices, researcher warns

5 years ago

Microsoft Releases A Brace Of Raspberry Pi 3 Powered IoT Kits

The Redmond company continues with its foray into the Internet of Things arena

5 years ago

Digital infrastructure At Risk From Security Flaws In Java And Open Source

Veracode reveals 97 percent of Java applications contain at least on security vulnerability

5 years ago

Canonical Delivers Openstack Cloud On IBM Iron For Canadian University

Canonical creates campus 'Research Cloud' to help Carleton University offer centralised system for researchers

5 years ago

Vive Launched Viveport Store To Fuel The Spread Of VR Software

Developers will have a dedicated store to showcase HTC Vive compatible apps

5 years ago

Raspberry Pi Gets ‘More Visually Appealing’ Pixel Desktop OS

The operating system aims to be more visually appealing than Raspbian

5 years ago

Mozilla Ends Support For Firefox OS

Mozilla ends support for Firefox OS despite hope it could be used for smart TVs and reborn for connected devices

5 years ago

Splunk Big Data Analytics Software Gets Machine Learning Injection

Splunk software gets some machine learning while the big data firm also extends philanthropic activities

5 years ago

Oracle Now Lays Claim As World’s One-Stop IT Shop

ANALYSIS: Oracle wants to become what IBM, the original Hewlett-Packard and Dell EMC once aspired to be: the true one-stop…

5 years ago

Why Co-Founder Thinks Documentum Is Doomed Under OpenText

ANALYSIS: John Newton fears the new owner will promise customers investment in their products but that the product lines eventually…

5 years ago

IBM Reveals Power8 Linux Servers Aimed At AI and Big Data Workloads

Big Blue's new servers mix Power8 processors with Nvidia's NVLink technology

5 years ago

OpenOffice In Danger Of Retirement, Warns Project Leader

Lack of developers blamed, but others cite poor support from Apache for the Microsoft Office alternative

5 years ago

Tales In Tech History: Linux Celebrates 25th Birthday

A humble open source software project from Finland has thrived for 25 years despite decades of competition from rival proprietary…

5 years ago

Linus Torvalds Gives GPL Credit for Linux’s Success

On the 25th anniversary of Linux, its creator details Linux's history to date and why he credits the GPL for…

5 years ago

Tech Quiz Of The Week: Linux At 25

How well do you know Linux, the open source operating system?

5 years ago

Red Hat CEO Tells LinuxCon Crowd What Makes Linux Stand Out

Jim Whitehurst, CEO of Red Hat, explains at LinuxCon how the open-source management style works

5 years ago

LinuxCon To Highlight How Linux Has Changed In Its 25 Years

Linux users are set to assemble for the annual LinuxCon event, this time celebrating the 25th anniversary of the technology…

5 years ago

Microsoft Open Sources Powershell Tool

Also opens Powershell to both Linux and Mac OS X platforms, as Redmond continues open source push

5 years ago