The year 2017 has been an eventful year for open source community with highs and lows throughout the year. Open source and Linux continue to dominate with their presence from the mobile phones to supercomputers. Let's quickly go through some of the major events in the year 2017.
There are many differences between open source operating system and closed source operating system. Here we have written few of them.
How Mozilla's Secure Open Source Fund Acts As Best Of The Security Testing Tools To Strengthen Open Source Security
We all know Mozilla by its great work in the software development. Some of the great applications we use daily are actually built by Mozilla. It includes Firefox, the most common web browser and email client Thunderbird. Mozilla has taken a step further to act as best of the security testing tools to strengthen open source security through fund called "Secure Open Source" a.k.a SOS.
Here LinuxAndUbuntu is back after a month. We're busy with another project that you'll get to know soon. In this post I'm going to mention a very useful tool for your Linux machine, FreeFileSync. People who have more data, FreeFileSync can help them sync and backup their data easily, fastly and with more customization. Let's know more about FreeFileSync and install it in our Linux system.
We've been listening news of adopting Open-source by several countries, organisations and companies. This time it's UK. The UK Government announced the deal with an open source company Collabora Office provides LibreOffice based Office suit "GovOffice".