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  • Interview continues as Mark Randall discusses Kickbox open source launch
    Interview continues as Mark Randall discusses Kickbox open source launch
    This interview with Adobe VP of Creativity and Kickbox inventor Mark Randall continues from part one.Having successfully implemented the Kickbox innovation process internally, Adobe is now open sourcing this product on February 9, 2015 to provide...
  • Adobe VP of Creativity Mark Randall interviews on Kickbox innovation process
    Adobe VP of Creativity Mark Randall interviews on Kickbox innovation process
    Adobe’s Kickbox, an inventive new process for innovation, launches as an open source product February 9, 2015. Inside Adobe, the Kickbox program empowers employees to become innovators. Starting today, at Kickbox.Adobe.com, Adobe is sharing...
  • Code for America panel
    The daunting dive into upgrading government technology
    Many times, what is really important to making a city run properly is a little over the heads of average citizens. Additionally, this technical expertise might be over the heads of our city employees. This week, the super-techies, the National...
  • Open sources programs offer free alternatives to popular Adobe products
    GIMP, Inkscape and Scribus offer free alternatives to popular Adobe products
    Over the years, Adobe has gobbled up companies like Aldus and Macromedia, incorporated those company's products into their own offerings and continued to enhance and offer top-of-the line design and development software available to those who...
  • Open Source Seeds
    Open Source Seed Initiative threatens farming biotech monopoly
    If you've heard of Monsanto or Dupont Pioneerand you're not a farmer, you've probably heard about them in a negative light. Foodies, local food activists, farmers and others are concerned about the monopoly that these biotech giants...
  • Bitcoin Conference Held In New York City
    MaidSafe unveils a decentralized Internet platform bought with bitcoin
    Tomorrow a new fully decentralized platform on which app developers can build decentralized applications becomes available for buying into software support. The sale through MaidSafe ‘safecoins' was announced on Coin Desk today.The...
  • Created with Free Software
    About Free Software
    What is Free Software?The idea behind free software is that the owners and users of computing devices (computers, printers, cell phones, etc.) should be free to do what they wish with the devices they buy, and that device vendors should not be...
  • Hyperloop by Elon Musk
    Hyperloop by Musk: looks like a people-moving pipeline for intercity transport
    The Hyperloop looks like a people-moving pipeline for intercity transport invented in Hollywood, but Elon Musk promises it to be safer, faster, lower priced, more convenient, self-powering and resistant to earthquakes in reality, so what's not...
  • GigaOm Structure 2013 pic
    Rethinking innovation in an app-development driven world
    As consumer network systems require greater throughput, faster streaming capabilities, storage and sharing of digital media, cloud platforms becomes a critical enabler in addressing the rising demand of bandwidth by data centers and service...
  • GnuCash for Android v1.1.1
    GnuCash for Android v1.1.1 is now available
    GnuCash for Android updated to version 1.1.1 today. This latest release fixes numerous bugs and adds support for double-entry accounting. Double-entry accounting allows every transaction to be a transfer from one account to another. For example,...
  • Jolla
    Jolla to attend FOSDEM '13
    Jolla, the Finnish company behind the recently unveiled Sailfish OS, will be present at this year's Free and Open source Software Developers' European Meeting (FOSDEM). According to the Jolla Users Blog, Jolla will have a stand at the...
  • Epiphany Web Browser - Grid View
    Epiphany Web Browser may ditch tabs
    In a blog post today, Felipe Erias detailed a proposal to transition the Epiphany Web Browser from its current tabbed interface to a grid view interface. The hope is that this interface would be easier to nativate on a touch screen. At the same...
  • Ubuntu Package Search
    Ubuntu Packages Search gets updated look (Photos)
    The Ubuntu Packages Search page has been updated to match Ubuntu's new branding scheme introduced back in 2010. According to the fine folks over at OMG Ubuntu!, this area of the Ubuntu website is one of the last areas to get updated.What does...
  • Fedora logo
    Fedora 18 is now available for download
    The Fedora Project released the latest version of the Fedora operating system today after being plagued by months of delays. Fedora 18 brings many new features and software updates to the table, the most visible of which being its implementation...
  • Jolla pitches open mobile ecosystem
    Jolla pitches open mobile ecosystem
    Users who are familiar with Nokia smartphones may recall that back in 2010 Nokia's Maemo operating system merged with Intel's Moblin project to form MeeGo. However, Nokia only released one smartphone running Meego, the Nokia N9, before...