Understanding Open Source licenses is not as easy as you may think. As a matter of fact, there are a lot of bells and whistles that a potential developer willing to use such a license misses. Think you know everything about these licenses? Take the quiz to find out.
Integrated Library Systems are necessary to manage large libraries, create web catalogs and generate reports. There are numerous Open Source solutions which manage large collections quite efficiently. In this article, we look at the best Open Source ILS software available.
In a recent newsgroup posting Linus Torvalds was quoted as saying voices in his head disliked ever lengthening version 2.x numbers, and now we have a new kernel 3. What, if anything, does this mean for Linux users?
The recession makes our lives hard and many industries are hit heavily. However, there are also other industries, for instance open source, which benefited from the recession. This might sound strange but it is quite logical how the recession gave a boost to open source.
Looking for a cutting edge Linux distribution that rivals Ubuntu, OpenSuse, and Mandriva as being one of the most user-friendly distribution on the market today? Look no further! I bring you Fedora 11 “Leonidas”.
We know how Linux users are few compared to Windows and Mac users. Why actually? The reason is that because Linux hasn’t become mainstream for people to use, and here are a few of the reasons why that’s so.
The Linux operating system, arguably one of the most ambitious open-source projects of all time, has never really had a large home-user market share. However, stats are showing that the OS with the pudgy penguin mascot has made headway against Microsoft Windows. Slow gains, but gains nonetheless.