samedi 4 mai 2013

The Future and KDE PIM

The Future and KDE PIM


The Future and KDE PIM

Posted: 03 May 2013 11:58 PM PDT

PIM is one of the more controversial parts of the full Plasma Desktop, do we need it?

There is no reason at all to use MySQL: MariaDB, MySQL founder Michael Widenius

Posted: 03 May 2013 07:22 AM PDT

MySQL was once the most popular open source database (it still is), but it's declining under the leadership of Oracle. The founder of MySQL Michael Widenius "Monty" founded MariaDB, an open source database, which is gaining popularity lately. It's not only become the default database of the leading open source operating systems, but is also replacing MySQL at WikiMedia and other major organizations and companies. Recently SkySQL merged with MariaDB's parent company Monty Program Ab, increasing its developer force.

Portal on Linux, 10-inch Amazon Kindle Fire, KDevelop Python

Posted: 03 May 2013 08:10 PM PDT

Continuing their love for Linux, Valve made available yesterday its critically acclaimed puzzle-platform FPS Portal on Steam for Linux. Now there's a rumor that Amazon is aiming at adding a 10-inch Kindle Fire to its offerings. All you KDE fans, your favorite programming language Python is now also supported in KDevelop IDE.