Programmers are working on liberating the open-source office suite from personal computers with tablet and browser versions due by early 2013.
What do you use your USB flash drive for? How about maintaining a Windows computer? In part two of our "What To Do With Your USB Flash Drive" series, we'll show you how to install Parted Magic so you can reset Windows passwords, clone your system, and partition your hard disk, right from your USB flash drive.
Future versions of OS will include the cross-platform Qt interface libraries and could come preloaded with Qt applications based on the framework.
Canonical's version of Linux will have some multitouch abilities come October. But is multitouch really intuitive?
The use of Qt is expected to make it easier for developers to write apps both for the Maemo mobile Linux OS and for Symbian, Nokia's smartphone platform.
For over eight years, the VideoLAN Client project has been releasing, testing, and releasing sub-1.0 versions of their popular "Jack-of-all-media" VLC Player software.
VLC was already the world's best media player, but in version 1.0.0 it gets even better.
Turns out surfing Facebook at work has a name and it's good for your productivity. A study shows that 20 percent of your time spent Workplace Internet Leisure Browsing (WILB) will improve your output.
Google's browser now is good enough on Mac OS X to break while showing a Web page. Yes, that's progress. Also, Linux will get a native interface.
CEO Mark Shuttleworth is looking for usability specialists to do "some of the heavy lifting required to turn those desktop-experience ideas into reality."