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Taming the Chaos of Modern Caches

Sun, 2016-07-10 05:49
“If you’re a bit tired, this is a presentation on cache maintenance, so there will be plenty of opportunity to sleep.” Despite this warning from ARM Ltd. kernel developer Mark Rutland at his recent Embedded Linux Conference presentation, Stale Data, or How We (Mis-)manage Modern Caches, it was actually kind of an eye opener -- at least as far as cache management presentations go.

Open source effort gives indigenous language an official typeface

Sun, 2016-07-10 04:01
Santali, an aboriginal South Asian language, has a brand new freely licensed font and set of cross-platform open source input tools on the way.read more

Facebook starts testing end-to-end encryption in Messenger

Sun, 2016-07-10 02:12
Facebook started testing end-to-end encryption on their messenger messaging app.As most of the other messaging apps were already rolling out this feature,now Facebook messenger won't be back in this list.Facebook is calling it Secret Conversation,which will be one-to-one conversation.

BMW autonomous vehicle dev, open source CMS for IT, and more news

Sun, 2016-07-10 00:23
In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at BMW teaming up with Intel and Mobileeye for yet more autonomous vehicle development, open source content management systems for IT, and more.Open source news roundup for July 2 - 9, 2016read more