Ubuntu App Developer Week: April 11-15


New and experienced developers are invited to participate in Ubuntu App Developer Week, April 11-15, at #ubuntu-classroom on IRC.

Mozilla's "Do Not Track" Feature Gains Popularity


Mozilla announces two developments that bring its Do Not Track privacy feature in Firefox closer to being respected by industry.

Likewise Open Sees 100,000 Downloads Thanks Open Source Community


Likewise announced today that over 100,000 organizations have downloaded Likewise Open, its cross-platform integration software used for joining desktops and servers running Linux, Unix and Mac OS X to an organization's existing Active Directory environment.

IDC Forecasts Android As Leading Smartphone OS in 2011


"Android is poised to take over as the leading smartphone operating system in 2011 after racing into the number 2 position in 2010," said Ramon Llamas, senior research analyst with IDC's Mobile Devices Technology and Trends team.

XWiki 3.0 Now Available


The XWiki development team announced the availability of XWiki Enterprise and XWiki Enterprise Manager 3.0.

Google Fiber Comes to Kansas City, KS


Today Google announced plans to bring its ultra high-speed fiber network to Kansas City, Kansas.

LinuxFest Northwest 2011 Prepares Program That Promotes Participation


The organizers of LinuxFest Northwest 2011 (LFNW) are busy making arrangements for attendees to experience outstanding open source presentations, exhibits, and fun with something for everyone on April 30 and May 1 at the Bellingham (WA) Technical College.

Top Five 2011 Gurus Announced


The Linux Foundation, today announced the Top Five 2011 Linux Gurus, including the Ultimate Linux Guru.

Google Summer of Code Now Accepting Student Applications


Google Summer of Code has brought together over 4,500 students from around the world with over 300 open source projects and together have created millions of lines of code.

CeBIT Open Source Forum 2011 Videos Now Available


For those who weren't about to make it the CeBIT Open Source Forum 2011 in Hannover, Germany earlier this month, video of the presentations are now available to the general public free of change.