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Apple Founder Steve Jobs Dies
This week, Apple founder and recently-former CEO Steve Jobs lost his years-long battle with pancreatic cancer. He leaves behind many who mourn him and a creative technological legacy that has changed lives throughout the world.

Steve Jobs` Era at Apple Ends
Wednesday marked a major shakeup in the Apple hierarchy, as the company’s CEO and co-founder officially resigned. He will be replaced by Tim Cook, who previously held the title of Apple’s chief operating officer.

Google's Chrome Developer Tool Updated
In response to user feedback, Google Chrome Developer Tools has seen some recent improvements in terms of some of its existing features, and some new ones as well. Chrome Developer Tools is partly developed via the WebKit open source project. It offers users a stable environment for optimizing and debugging web applications or websites that run in Google Chrome.

Google's Chrome 6 Browser Brings Speed to the Table
With so much to choose from in the way of Internet browsers, competitors need to find ways to stand out from the crowd. Google's latest release, Chrome 6, stands out by satisfying its users' need for speed.

New Open Source Update Fedora 13 is Released to the Public
The open source community has a new tool to tinker with thanks to the release of Fedora 13 from the Fedora Project. The Fedora Project is a group dedicated to bringing free open source software to the public. They are continuing to do so with this current release, which comes just half a year after the release of Fedora 12.

Install Linux with Knoppix
If you're interested in installing the Debian GNU/Linux distribution, you'll want to know that the Knoppix installer can save you a lot of trouble. This article walks you through the process. It is excerpted from the book Knoppix Hacks, Second Edition: Tips and Tools for Hacking, Repairing, and Enjoying Your PC, written by Kyle Rankin (O'Reilly, 2009; ASIN: B002QX441K). Copyright © 2009 O'Reilly Media, Inc. All rights reserved. Used with permission from the publisher. Available from booksellers or direct from O'Reilly Media

iPad Developers Flock To SDK 3.2
As the iPad nears its shipping date, iPad developers are flocking to the Objective-C platform and Apple's SDK 3.2

Managing a Linux Wireless Access Point
In this conclusion to a five-part series on building a LInux wireless access point, you'll learn how to manage the details, such as DNS caches. This article is excerpted from chapter four of the Linux Networking Cookbook, written by Carla Schroder (O'Reilly; ISBN: 0596102488). Copyright © 2008 O'Reilly Media, Inc. All rights reserved. Used with permission from the publisher. Available from booksellers or direct from O'Reilly Media

Maintaining a Linux Wireless Access Point
In this fourth part of a five-part series on building a Linux wireless access point, you'll learn about firewalling, routing, and more. This article is excerpted from chapter four of the Linux Networking Cookbook, written by Carla Schroder (O'Reilly; ISBN: 0596102488). Copyright © 2008 O'Reilly Media, Inc. All rights reserved. Used with permission from the publisher. Available from booksellers or direct from O'Reilly Media.

Securing a Linux Wireless Access Point
In this third part of a five-part series on building a Linux wireless access point, you'll learn several different ways to secure your servers, so you can choose the level of security that best suits your needs. This article is excerpted from chapter four of the Linux Networking Cookbook, written by Carla Schroder (O'Reilly; ISBN: 0596102488). Copyright © 2008 O'Reilly Media, Inc. All rights reserved. Used with permission from the publisher. Available from booksellers or direct from O'Reilly Media.

Configuring a Linux Wireless Access Point
In this second part of a five-part series on building a Linux wireless access point, you'll learn how to set up name services, set static IP addresses, and more. This article is excerpted from chapter four of the Linux Networking Cookbook, written by Carla Schroder (O'Reilly; ISBN: 0596102488). Copyright © 2008 O'Reilly Media, Inc. All rights reserved. Used with permission from the publisher. Available from booksellers or direct from O'Reilly Media.

Building a Linux Wireless Access Point
Over the past few years, wireless networking has made everyone's lives easier, thanks to being able to connect to the Internet just about anywhere. If you run a Linux shop and want to go wireless, this five-part series will show you how to set up a wireless access point. It is excerpted from chapter four of the Linux Networking Cookbook, written by Carla Schroder (O'Reilly; ISBN: 0596102488. Copyright © 2008 O'Reilly Media, Inc. All rights reserved. Used with permission from the publisher. Available from booksellers or direct from O'Reilly Media.

Migrating Oracle to PostgreSQL with EnterpriseDB
You might scoff at the idea of using PostgreSQL to replace your Oracle database, but when you look inside the numbers you can save a lot of money. Migrating from Oracle to PostgreSQL might make sense for you.

Demystifying SELinux on Kernel 2.6
If you're looking for a way to control or restrict access to your Linux-based applications, you might want to look at SELinux. This extension has been around since Linux kernel 2.6 and can help you with your access issues.

Yahoo and Microsoft Create Ad Partnership
The on-again, off-again relationship between Microsoft and Yahoo! appears to be back on, though cautiously. The announcement about the ad partnership between MSFT and YHOO should be announced by Thursday Morning.

The Advantages of Obscure Open Source Browsers
A lot of people are stuck in a rut, a complete web browsing rut. You use the same browser over and over again in the same old ways. It is a shame if you are one of those people. You are only cheating yourself out of the rich variety that the web has to offer you. It's time to explore the many other browser flavors out there. This article will give you a taste.

Dell Announces CSI-style Digital Forensics Service
Dell, looking to further it's $15 billion dollar business to the public sector, announces it will offer a Digital Forensics Service based on specific computer hardware and software. Looks like Michael Dell is ready to film CSI: Texas with their new Forensics unit.

Milepost GCC Speeds Open-Source Development
An amazing breakthrough in artificial intelligence by MilePost GCC allows development to speed up 10x by employing learning techniques to become the first intelligent, open-source compiler.

Learn These 10 Programming Languages
eWeek recently wrote an article that showed the top 10 programming languages developers should consider focusing on over the next few years. According to Deborah Rothberg, by learning these programming languages, you can not only keep but advance your career.

Tomcat Capacity Planning
In this conclusion to a five-part series on tuning Tomcat's performance, you will learn about the various kinds of capacity planning, and how to do capacity planning for Tomcat. This article is excerpted from chapter four of Tomcat: The Definitive Guide, Second Edition, written by Jason Brittain and Ian F. Darwin (O'Reilly; ISBN: 0596101066). Copyright © 2008 O'Reilly Media, Inc. All rights reserved. Used with permission from the publisher. Available from booksellers or direct from O'Reilly Media.