Opera 10.60 has been released. Opera 10.60 is based on a brand new version of Opera’s rendering engine, Presto 2.6.30 and includes support for several new web technologies, such as Geolocation, Web Workers and Offline Applications. In addition Opera 10.60 is the first final browser that has support for the high quality video format WebM.… Continue reading Opera 10.60
Microsoft took their time, but it’s here: Windows Live Essentials beta includes free programs from Microsoft for photos, movies, instant messaging, eâ€‘mail, blogging, and more. Get them all in one download and get more done with Windows. The new Windows Live Essentials only works with Vista and Windows 7. Keep in mind that this is… Continue reading Windows Live Essentials beta
A new update to the great browser that is Firefox. Firefox 3.6.4 provides uninterrupted browsing for Windows and Linux users when there is a crash in the Adobe Flash, Apple Quicktime or Microsoft Silverlight plugins. If a plugin crashes or freezes, it will not affect the rest of Firefox. You will be able to reload… Continue reading Mozilla Firefox 3.6.4
VLC is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player and framework, that plays most multimedia files, media and streaming protocols. It is simple to use, yet very powerful and extendable. Too much changes to post, so click here to read them. >> VLC media player website >> Download VLC media player 1.1.0
Linux Mint is an elegant, easy to use, up to date and comfortable GNU/Linux desktop distribution. Based on Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx, Linux 2.6.32, Gnome 2.30 and Xorg 7.4, Linux Mint 9 “Isadora” features a lot of improvements and the latest software from the Open Source World. Read up on all the changes here. >>… Continue reading Linux Mint 9 Isadora
The Haiku Project is proud to announce the availability of Haiku R1A2, its second official alpha release. Haiku is an open source operating system that specifically targets personal computing intended for desktop use. Alpha 2 is a stable development release and a milestone on the way to the upcoming Release 1.
Clem and the others from the Linux Mint team are hard at work getting the first release candidate of Linux Mint 9 out the door. Linux Mint 9 is based on Ubuntu 10.04. Read more for the whole kebab.
AIMP is my new default music player on Windows. I don’t want to spend the time and effort anymore to configure foobar2000 to my liking. I wanted something that *just works*: gapless playback, lots of cueing options, integrates well with Windows 7 and so on. Try it out!
Seems like Microsoft is about to release a public beta version of the Wave 4 series of programs. They registered this url: http://windowslivepreview.com. Windows Live Messenger should get Facebook Chat integration, video messages into the messenger, HD video support, Iphone support and better Windows 7 integration.
PCLinuxOS 2010 – yes, it’s a stupid name – is now available for download. Features: Linux kernel 188.8.131.52-bfs for maximum desktop performance; full KDE 4.4.2 desktop; NVIDIA and ATI driver support; multimedia playback support for many popular formats; wireless support for many network devices; printer support for many local and networked printer devices; addlocale allows… Continue reading PCLinuxOS 2010