tag: Projekt

Apricity OS Devs Pull Plug on Project

MacOS look-alike Linux distribution Apricity OS has been discontinued. Fra nu af, even the website is not accessible anymore. On May 6th, the developers of the Apricity distro posted a message stating that they were ending the project. The note said: Like all good things, Apricity

GnuBee: Personal blobfree NAS/Cloud server for hackers

GnuBee is a personal NAS (Network Attached Storage) cloud server that is currently being funded on Crowd Supply. It is a low-cost, low-power, NAS device that runs GNU/Linux and it is claimed to be based on free, libre, and open source software. No proprietary drivers needed

DMOZ.org website to close down permanently

  DMOZ, one of the largest human-edited web directory maintained by a community of volunteer editors is nearing its end. The open directory project. The main page of the web site bears the following message: IMPORTANT NOTICE: As of March 14, 2017, dmoz.org will no longer

File Search App ‘Fsearch’ Now Has a PPA

Remember Fsearch? It’s a pretty nifty file search tool for Linux inspired by the Windows Everything Search Engine app. Using it you can quickly drill down to find a file or folder on your system, as you type. We wrote about the app last month but

Endelig! Linux Mint er ved at tage Design Seriøst

Design er en integreret del af branding og ofte open source-projekter ignorere det. Linux Mint er ingen undtagelse. Selv om det har stemplet sig som den minty-grønne Linux-distribution, design del af projektet er ikke op til mærket. Tag Cinnamon desktop f.eks.…

Reports of OpenOffice's death have been greatly exaggerated

Don’t believe everything you read in the press. Despite OpenOffice developers recently debating a shutdown of the open source productivity suite, the Apache Software Foundation is not ready to retire the project yet. OpenOffice is not a ‘healthy project’ The Apache OpenOffice project isn’t done yet.