Open Source Movement

US judge makes source code for controversial DNA analysis software public

The Forensic Statistical Tool has played a major role in many sentencings.<p>A federal judge has made the source code for a controversial DNA analysis …

Programming

Wanna exorcise Intel's secretive hidden CPU from your hardware? Meet Purism's laptops

Purism – a San Francisco, California, social purpose company that flies the flags of privacy, security and software freedom – has begun offering its …

Flint OS, an operating system for a cloud-first world

Given the power of today's browser platform technology and web frontend performance, it's not surprising that most things we want to do with the …

Raspberry Pi

Build Your Own Blockchain

How to Create a Private Ethereum Blockchain from Ground-up?<p>Ethereum is a decentralized platform that runs smart contracts, applications that run …

Bitcoin

Getting started with Logstash

Logstash, an open source tool released by Elastic, is designed to ingest and transform data. It was originally built to be a log-processing pipeline …

DevOps

Facebook open-sources RacerD tool to prevent pesky programming problems

Facebook revealed a new open source tool today that’s designed to help developers build more complex apps with less work by detecting bugs that are typically difficult to suss out and squash. Called RacerD, it’s a system that examines code for nasty issues known as race conditions and helps …

Programming

How to run DOS programs in Linux

The classic DOS operating system supported a lot of great applications: word processors, spreadsheets, games, and other programs. Just because an …

Linux

You're doing open source wrong, Microsoft tsk-tsk-tsks at Google: Chrome security fixes made public too early

Redmond wags its fingerA few weeks ago, Google paid Microsoft $7,500 after Redmond's security gurus found, exploited and reported a vulnerability in …

Information Security

Companies Turn Blind Eye to Open Source Security Risks | Developers

Many software developers and enterprise users have been lax or oblivious to the need to properly manage open source software, suggest survey results …

Open Source Software

Facebook's 'React Native' Has Changed the Rules of App Development

With this new cross-platform app, you can spend more time meeting users' needs and less time worrying about your choice of smartphone.<p>Which would you choose: a single-platform app with a great user experience or a cross-platform app with a poor one?<p>Entrepreneurs would be facing that choice had …

Software Development

Facebook open sources RacerD: A tool that's already squashed 1,000 bugs in concurrent code

Facebook has open-sourced RacerD, an automated static race condition detection tool that massively reduces the time it takes to flag potential …

Programming

The critics are wrong about AWS’s open source approach

Amazon Web Services may be the biggest cloud vendor by far, but it’s not the world’s biggest open source contributor. And some people aren’t ready to …

Machine Learning

Platform Engineer

<b>Platform Engineer - Linux, OpenStack, Kubernetes, Docker</b><p>As part of the Platform Engineering team, you will be expected to research, develop and …

Linux

Collective #358

Our SponsorOnline Master’s in Information Design and StrategyThis online, part-time program at Northwestern University is taught by industry leaders …

Programming

U.S. makes renewable energy software open source

As a longtime proponent of open source solar photovoltaic development, I am happy that the U.S. National Renewable Energy Lab (NREL) has shared all …

Renewable Energy

Get trending GitHub projects in your new Chrome tab with GitHunt

GitHub is widely known as one of the most famous version control repository, in which you can find pretty much countless public projects for many …

Programming

Benefits of using the Azure IoT SDKs, and pitfalls to avoid if you don’t

Azure IoT provides a set of open-source Software Development Kits (SDKs) to simplify and accelerate the development of IoT solutions build with Azure …

Software Development

Awesome Functional Programming

Based on the Awesome project<p>What is this about?<p>On the last decade, functional programming has gained a new found power due to its declarative …

Programming

AWS, Microsoft Offer New Open Source AI Framework | Software

Amazon Web Services and Microsoft on Thursday announced the availability of Gluon, an open source deep learning library for building artificial …

Machine Learning

How do you dump the firmware from a "secure" voting machine? With a $15 open source hardware board

One of the highlights of this year's Defcon conference in Vegas was the Voting Machine Hacking Village, where security researchers tore apart the …

Voting

Grafeas, new open-source API for the software supply chain, released

Google is teaming up with top technology providers on a new way for auditing and governing the modern software supply chain. Grafeas, which means …

Big Data

DIY Open Source Laptop Kit From Olimex Teres Launches For $284

Anyone who has been patiently waiting for the Olimex Teres open source laptop kit to be made available, will be pleased to know that it is now …

Raspberry Pi

Top 10 Open Source Linux Robots

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Raspberry Pi

The Fracture Modifier based on 2.79 is here!

dafassi writes: The Fracture Modifier team is proud to announce the release of our blender 2.79 based Fracture Modifier build. It’s a popular blender …

3D Modeling

Open source sets sights on killing WhatsApp and Slack

<b>Exclusive</b> See this IMAP, Zuck? It's pointing right at youThe company that writes the open-source software for three-quarters of the world's Internet …

Liverpool

IBM, Google launch open source container security tool for developers

IBM is partnering with Google on a new project called Grafeas, which offers a central hub of metadata that can be used to manage and secure the …

New infosec products of the week​: October 13, 2017

CloudAI delivers advanced analytics that leverage artificial intelligence LogRhythm introduced CloudAI, an advanced cloud-based security analytics …

Open Source Software

Eclipse Enterprise for Java FAQ

1) What is Eclipse Enterprise for Java (EE4J)<p>Eclipse Enterprise for Java (EE4J) is an open source initiative to create standard APIs, implementations …

Software Development

5 benefits of contributing to open source projects

Open source was once seen as a risky bet for the enterprise. If open source software was used at all it was by small companies, or by larger firms in …

OpenStack

6 ways to work with database admins in the DevOps world

DevOps is defined as "unifying the operations and engineering teams," in order to foster a culture of cross-team collaboration, codify how …

DevOps