Tagged: Free and Open Source

My code contribution during foss.in/2008 jFotoNotes 2

My code contribution during foss.in/2008 jFotoNotes

I am attending FOSS.IN/2008 virtually through twitter (unfortunately I could not attend due to work pressure). Here is my contribution to the FOSS world as part of FOSS.IN/2008. Go to jFotoNotes project page jFotoNotes is java implementation of famous FotoNotes in php. A variation of FotoNotes is also used by flickr. Fotonotes is...

What does “Google Chrome”  mean to developers 13

What does “Google Chrome” mean to developers

Yet another browser to code for? I guess it will obey ECMA-262 rev3 so don’t worry too much about incompatibilities as of now. Lets see the positive side Its an open source, you get to participate and allows you to write plug-ins Each tab is a separate process.so the effect of one tab...

Coffee Project of the Month – phpMinAdmin 6

Coffee Project of the Month – phpMinAdmin

I use hell lot of open source projects. Most of them are written by individual developers or a small team of enthusiastic developers. They usually are not paid to do the job (some companies do pay to code for Open Source projects). They don’t get anything in return other than fun of coding...

How to Capture the Screen Using VLC for ScreenCasting 26

How to Capture the Screen Using VLC for ScreenCasting

VLC is a player but also can be used to record a screen cast ( capture the screen as video).Here is the small how to do that. This works with portable VLC too. Start the VLC By going to the installation folder and running the command >> vlc screen:// It will open the...

Half knowledge is dangerous .. specially if you are a journalist 0

Half knowledge is dangerous .. specially if you are a journalist

I read this article today “No free lunches for me” byline Charles Assisi(Times of India, 31th August 2006).All I can say is Times of India needs better technology writer than him. Half knowledge is too dangerous that is what you can conclude from this article.But heavily dangerous if the person is a reporter...

Indians should oppose the changes to IP laws : RMS 0

Indians should oppose the changes to IP laws : RMS

Indians should oppose the changes to IP laws : RMS RMS was addressing the gathering of 4th International GPLv3 conference at Bangalore. He was in his regual mood with the software freedoms (a) the freedom to use the software, (b) the freedom to copy and share the software, (c) the freedom to modify...