Top stories for the week ending 21 April 2012

22 Apr

These are the top stories from the past week's editions of Christians in OSS Daily.
Please note that these stories are automatically selected, and therefore do not necessarily reflect the beliefs and values of the Christians in OSS blog.

openSUSE 12.2 Milestone 3 Out, Install And Test

openSUSE 12.2 Milestone 3 Out, Install And Test

openSUSE 12.2 Milestone 3 is now available for download and testing. It was expected to be released last week but there were some delays due to the move to a i686 desktop kernel for 32-bit systems....

Posted on 14 April 2012

Court Rules Software Not Protected By Fed Crime Laws, Overturns Conviction of Goldman Engineer

Court Rules Software Not Protected By Fed Crime Laws, Overturns Conviction of Goldman Engineer

Before leaving Goldman Sachs to earn a millionaire’s salary with Chicago High Frequency Trading (HFT) startup Teza Technologies, Sergey Aleynikov made one last transaction. At 5:20pm on his last da...

Posted on 15 April 2012

Manage Your Nokia Phone Under Ubuntu 11.10/12.04

Manage Your Nokia Phone Under Ubuntu 11.10/12.04

Nokuntu is a program  for managing Nokia phones. It is similar to Windows Nokia PC Suite, but works on Ubuntu and supports the Gnome desktop environment. It has a simple and easy to use GUI that co...

Posted on 16 April 2012

Toby McKeehan's Page

Toby McKeehan's Page

Thank you for your consideration to support me as I Run For Hope in the Country Music Marathon on April 28th. This is my third year running and supporting a school that is sparking a cultural movem...

Posted on 17 April 2012

Microsoft and Openness: Can It Really Commit?

 Can It Really Commit?

Microsoft's announcement last week that it was forming a wholly owned subsidiary dedicated to forging stronger ties with the open source world took more than a few observers by surprise. After all,...

Posted on 18 April 2012

Fedora Linux 17 Reaches Beta with Six Key Updates

Fedora Linux 17 Reaches Beta with Six Key Updates

The Fedora Project on Tuesday announced that the next version of its namesake Linux distribution--Fedora 17, also known as “Beefy Miracle”--has now entered beta testing. “The Beta release is the la...

Posted on 19 April 2012

$70 ARM PC Can Run Android and Ubuntu Linux

$70 ARM PC Can Run Android and Ubuntu Linux

There's been a great deal of excitement this year about tiny, cheap computers such as Cotton Candy and Raspberry Pi, and no wonder: Linux-powered devices like these are nothing short of a computing...

Posted on 20 April 2012

AlbertMohler.com – The Deep Limitations of Digital Church

AlbertMohler.com – The Deep Limitations of Digital Church

Do you go to the Internet for church? Cathy Lynn Grossman of USA Today reported this week on the increasing use of digital technology by churches. This trend is not new, of course, but some of the ...

Posted on 21 April 2012

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