After Opera 27 stable, Opera 28 beta released with new features and improvements. The new major features are regarding bookmarks, syncing bookmarks with multiple devices is very useful feature added to this beta release.
digiKam is an Open-Source project Photos management software, specially for KDE. The photos are organized in albums which can be sorted chronologically, by folder layout or by custom collections. Developers recently released digiKam 4.7.0 with some bug fixes. Developers main focus is on digiKam 5.0.
If you keep your password in notepad file or write it down or you just set password same for each website or service you sign up, then you must use this tool. KeePass password manager creates strong passwords and stores them safely.
Wordpress is a free and Open Source blogging tool and most popular content management system (CMS) based on PHP and MySQL. It's super easy with features include a plugin architecture and a template system to create a Wordpress blog/website up and running in no time.
Kodi is free and Open-Source Software media player and entertainment hub. Kodi, formerly known as XBMC Release 14.1 'Helix' version not with much new features but many bug fixes. It is a multi-platform software that we can easily use on Ubuntu/Linux Mint and other distros.
4 things governments need to know to adopt open source cloud - Red Hat
Open source cloud platforms, like OpenStack, can allow public sector agencies to connect systems and share data easily. Here are four things governments need to know to make open source cloud a success.
Open source key to preserving human history, argues Vatican
Ammenti explained that, in order for the manuscripts to be readable, the Vatican Library opted for open source tools that do not require proprietary platforms, such as Microsoft Office, to be read.
"We save it as a picture as it's longer life than a file. You don't rely on PowerPoint or Word. In 50 years they can still just look at it," he said.
Open Source Router Connects US, Australia
The ONOS Project and partners said Wednesday they have demonstrated the real-world practicality of using a router with open source software to connect networks in Australia and the US. The test validates the vision of SDN, open source for carriers, as well as ON.Lab's ONOS network operating system, according to one of its coordinators.
"SDN is about disaggregation of closed, proprietary boxes and separating of forwarding planes, control planes and applications," says Guru Parulkar, executive director and board member of ON.Lab , which coordinates ONOS development. The communications test between Australia and the US achieved just that, he says. (See ON.Lab Aims to Make White Boxes Carrier-Grade , ON.Lab Intros Open Source SDN OS and SK Telecom Bets on SDN for Wireless.)
Xubuntu Core 15.04 Officially Released, Not Related to Ubuntu Core
A new official Xubuntu flavor called "core" has been announced by developers. It's based on Ubuntu, and it integrates the Xfce desktop environment and nothing else.