Noticias y opinión en Software libre
Oracle's decision to limit Solaris 10's free usage to 90 days could be a boon for Linux vendors
En la actualidad se contaría con más de 10 millones de obras de uso libre en nuestro país.
La versión 10.04 de Ubuntu Linux incluye la creación de redes sociales en el escritorio y mejora el soporte en la nube y la seguridad en el servidor.
Mark Fidelman from the open source centered company Mindtouch, has devised a method of establishing who has the strongest influence in the open source community. The result is a list of the Most Powerful Voices (MPV) by rank.
Paul W. Frields would like to withdraw from the daily activities at Fedora and take on another responsibility at Red Hat, also considering that Fedora 13 is close to feature complete.
The lead developer of Mozilla's mobile group has announced in his blog that development of Fennec on Windows Mobile has been put indefinitely on hold.
While not perfect, open-core licensing is a sustainable model for open source vendors, their customers, and yes, their VCs
Nokia: there's no problem with multiple operating systems
The Vulcano project, partnered by the UPM's Faculty of Computer Sciences to raise open source software reliability and quality to similar levels as proprietary software.
To fix a security vulnerability in the previous release, Firefox developers have issued an early follow-up version 3.6.2 for immediate implementation.
Ken Smith from the FreeBSD Release Engineering Team has announced the released version 7.3 for download. The new FreeBSD comes with updated ZFS and a re-worked bootloader.
Just missing the beta deadline, Ubuntu has today placed the version 10.04 of the new Music Store online for testing.
Sunshine on a cloudy day
Microsoft saw market-share for certain major European markets decline during the period between February 9 and March 10, according to analysis firm StatCounter, while other browsers experienced an uptick in their number of users. This could perhaps be due to the March 1 introduction of a "Web browser choice screen" that offers European users of Windows the chance to download a browser other than Internet Explorer. Smaller browsers featured on that ballot screen have tried to engage Microsoft to make visual changes that feature their products more prominently.