Archive for Mai, 2010

VMware fixes numerous vulnerabilities

Montag, Mai 31st, 2010

VMware ESX, ESXi, vCenter, VirtualCenter and vMA are affected by the vulnerabilities
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Qimo 2.0 edutainment Linux released

Montag, Mai 31st, 2010

The developers of the installable Live Linux for preschool and primary school children have released version 2.0 of their system. Based on Xubuntu 10.04, the new version now offers multiple user accounts
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US authorities file charges against three scareware authors

Montag, Mai 31st, 2010

The FBI has accused three men of making around $100 million selling useless software internationally
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The H Week – Fedora 13, Chrome 5, MeeGo 1.0

Sonntag, Mai 30th, 2010

In the past week, The H took an in-depth look at Fedora 13, Google released Chrome 5 for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux, and a number of open source software projects issued release candidates for the next major versions of their applications. Intel and Nokia released version 1.0 of MeeGo, McAfee acquired Trust Digital and it was discovered that the iPhone’s data encryption could easily be bypassed using Linux.
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XBMC drops support for XBOX

Samstag, Mai 29th, 2010

Although the popular open source media centre started as a program for modified XBOX consoles, the XBMC developers have announced that they are dropping support for XBOX
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KOffice 2.2 released

Samstag, Mai 29th, 2010

More than six months after the release of KOffice 2.1, the KOffice developers have released version 2.2 of their open source office suite, updating a number of the included applications and adding several new features
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Novell publishes second quarter figures

Samstag, Mai 29th, 2010

Linux distributor Novell has published the financial results of its second fiscal quarter of 2010. Compared to the second quarter of 2009, net revenue fell slightly from $216 million to $204 million
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Firefox’s Jetpack SDK boosted to 0.4

Freitag, Mai 28th, 2010

The Mozilla Labs developers have announced Jetpack SDK 0.4, the latest update to the development kit for the Jetpack framework that is pencilled in as the medium term replacement for Firefox’s existing extension mechanisms
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Mozilla releases Thunderbird 3.1 RC1

Freitag, Mai 28th, 2010

Mozilla has issued a first release candidate for version 3.1, the next major release, of its open source Thunderbird email and news client, code named "Lanikai"
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Maemo update for N900 release, but no offical MeeGo

Freitag, Mai 28th, 2010

Although having recently provided a new firmware update for its flagship smartphone, the Nokia N900, Nokia says there will be no MeeGo update for the Linux based device
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