Mozilla Thunderbird 2 Beta 2 Released

Mozilla Thunderbird 2 Beta 2 is now available. Features new to Thunderbird 2 include message tags, folder views, session navigation history, a visual refresh of the theme, and improved new mail…

The State of the Union of FOSS

"Confidential White House sources have leaked to me a secretly included draft section of the President’s State of the Union address. These sources suspect that the Free Software Foundation (FSF),…

Security and Apache Geronimo’s Future

A full-service application server like Apache Geronimo needs to have a full-service security implementation, and that means more than just supporting SSL connections. It means securing the…

Industry's First Open Source Card Fraud Prevention System

Heralding a pivotal shift in bank card systems, Risk IDS has released the industry’s first open source card fraud prevention system. The company says this move is set to shake up the way banking…

Open Source support hooks a fallacy says Linux expert

A leading US Open Source expert and 25-year veteran of the Free Software community has rejected claims from major software companies warning of hidden costs associated with the technology.

Will OLPC change Linux?

During a tutorial that Chris Blizzard gave at Linux.conf.au, there were quite a few interesting ideas and concepts raised that presented an interesting blueprint for Linux in the future.

Apache Guru In India

Last time when people got a chance to get face to face with Brian Behlendorf, they were all attracted towards that pony-tailed guy's charismatic personality and his manner of delivering speech.…

Xandros Desktop - Professional Box Now Shipping

Xandros, announced that the "Xandros Desktop - Professional" box product is now shipping. Available as a download since December, the new enterprise desktop features Bluetooth wireless support,…

Terracotta Continues to Increase Investment in Open Source Clustering

Terracotta, Inc. announced the general availability of Open Terracotta 2.2, a powerful, open source Java clustering solution that enables developers to achieve scalable, highly available…

Liberty Alliance seeks open-source adoption

The industry organisation has created the "OpenLiberty Project" to provide tools and information for developing applications that use the Liberty Federation and Liberty Web Services standards, it…