mercredi 28 novembre 2012

Google Rolls Out Android 4.2.1 Update

Google Rolls Out Android 4.2.1 Update


Google Rolls Out Android 4.2.1 Update

Posted: 27 Nov 2012 07:40 PM PST


It has been confirmed that the OTA updates of Android 4.2.1 is now available for Nexus 4 and Nexus 10 but there might also be an update coming out for the Nexus 7 and Galaxy Nexus.

Fedora 18 Beta Released, Includes MATE Desktop

Posted: 27 Nov 2012 08:57 AM PST


The Fedora Project team has (finally) announced the beta release of Fedora 18, code-named 'Spherical Cow'.

Nexus 4 Will Be Available On Google Play Today

Posted: 27 Nov 2012 06:48 AM PST


Google has started sending out notifications to potential customers that their flagship device Nexus 4 will be (re)available on Google Play Store today.

KDE 4.10 Brings Better, Smarter Dolphin

Posted: 27 Nov 2012 01:42 AM PST


With KDE 4.10 shaping up it's time to have a look at what's cooking in this file manager.

Install Android MTP Support In KDE

Posted: 27 Nov 2012 01:31 AM PST


A KDE developer, Àlex Fiestas, recently infromed me that he has added support for MTP devices to Dolphin. He used Philipp Schmidt's MTP kioslave.

Another Popular Game Dear Esther Coming To Linux

Posted: 27 Nov 2012 11:01 PM PST


The Steam for Linux beta can change the entire gaming landscape for Linux – it's a boost for the Linux Gaming Community and Linux Games Titles.

Red Hat Summit 2013 Call for Papers Now Open

Posted: 27 Nov 2012 06:31 AM PST


Red Hat has announced that the call for papers is now open for the ninth-annual Red Hat Summit, to be held June 10-14, 2013 in Boston.

The comprehensive agenda will include visionary keynotes along with a range of technical and business sessions, hands-on training and labs, demos, customer and partner panels, networking opportunities and partner showcases.

Red Hat is currently accepting speaking submissions in the following categories: Application and data integration, Application and platform infrastructure, Application development, Business and IT strategy alignment, Cloud readiness, Community and partner ecosystem, IT efficiency, Market perceptions and competition, The road ahead and Town hall.

The deadline to submit a speaking proposal is Jan. 4, 2013. Selected speakers will be notified in March 2013 and attendee registration will open in Feb. 2013.

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Google Code-in 2012 Has Started!

Posted: 27 Nov 2012 05:22 AM PST


The Google Code-in 2012 contest has started. It's aimed at 13-17 year old students who are into - or want to get into - open source software development while earning prizes, like the chance to visit Google headquarters.

Upon signing up the student has to select tasks from 5 categories (coding, documentation/training, quality assurance, research/outreach and user interface) that are designed by 10 open source organizations that will provide mentors for the them.

They then can earn certificates, t-shirts and Grand Prize Winners will win a trip for themselves (and a parent or legal guardian) to Google's Mountain View California campus in 2013.

Each of the 10 open source organizations will choose 2 of the 5 students that complete the most tasks with their organization as their Grand Prize Winners for a total of 20 Grand Prize Winners for Google Code-in 2012 - twice as many Grand Prize Winners as last year.

Last year, 542 students from 56 countries competed in the contest. The contest ends on January 14, 2013.

You can sign up here.

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