When Saul Alinsky wrote Rules for Radicals more than four decades ago, the world was a very different place than it is today. Protests and demonstrations were among the most common tactics for bringing about social change, and they were used on such a broad scale that they helped define the Vietnam War era and counterculture movement of the 1960s and 1970s.
Open-Source Software Aimed At Ending NGO Data Overload AllAfrica.com Open-source software being developed by a team of French NGOs could help aid organisations deal with growing information overload for non-profit sector, say its developers.
Rackspace, one of OpenStack's founders, takes open source very, very seriously. How seriously? Their "Rackers" can work on open-source projects that compete with the company's own open-source programs.
With its continued focus on education, Google has launched Oppia (beta). The Open Source project is a free educational tool that lets anyone create online educational activities through the web interface. Interactivity is its strong suit. The interactive activities are called "explorations". Explorations can be created by anyone in any part of the world –…
MPD, short for Music Player Daemon, is a flexible, powerful, server-side application for playing music. Through plugins and libraries it can play a variety of sound files while being controlled by its network protocol. It is also used for one of the two purposes, as local daemon or as network
Original article by http://blog.shineservers.com/ Sometime a process "hang" both if you are using Gnu/Linux on your desktop (maybe a game ?) or as server, in these cases the best thing to do it's to terminate that process, that probably is using precious resources, the basic commands to do this
At the end of 90`s Mandrake Linux was the most popular distribution out there. Most thing that are today said about Ubuntu where first said about Mandrake. It was the number one distro from 1998 util 2004. User friendly, easy to use, easy to install, lot of preinstalled software, most popular by new