InkScape – Open Source Scalable Vector Graphics Editor

InkScape – Open Source Scalable Vector Graphics Editor

Stable release 0.48.1 intended for production use is available: Source Tarball – .gz See README to install, or CompilingInkscape for troubleshooting help. Source Tarball Bzip – .bz2 See README to install, or CompilingInkscape for troubleshooting help. Mac OS X OS X 10.6, Snow Leopard – Universal .dmg (requires Apple’s X11/Xquartz 2.3.4 or higher) OS X...

Android Market Share 35%, Windows Phone 2.5%

Android Market Share 35%, Windows Phone 2.5%

Google’s mobile platform remains at the top of the smartphone market for the second quarter in a row, while Microsoft’s latest platform barely registered. By Ed Hansberry InformationWeek – May 05, 2011 11:27 AM Overall, worldwide sales of smartphones hit 101 million units in the first quarter of 2011, up 83% against the same quarter in 2010....

Microsoft tries well worn ‘tax’ argument vs. Google Apps: Here’s the real deal

Microsoft tries well worn ‘tax’ argument vs. Google Apps: Here’s the real deal

Microsoft has a lengthy post on an alleged Google Apps tax in its latest war of words with the search giant. It would be easy to dismiss this FUD volley, but Microsoft’s post illustrates a broader theme in the tech sector. More on that in a bit. Microsoft’s Tom Rizzo writes that there’s a tax on Google Apps because you need Postini, help desk support, Exchange...

Lawsuit Filed Against Apple and Other Tech Companies Over Anti-Poaching Agreements

Lawsuit Filed Against Apple and Other Tech Companies Over Anti-Poaching Agreements

Law firm Lieff, Cabraser, Heimann & Bernstein today announced the filing of a class-action lawsuit against Apple and other tech companies over “no solicitation” agreements that prevented the companies from attempting to hire away each others’ employees. The lawsuit, filed by former Lucasfilm engineer Siddharth Hariharan, contends that the...

Sony suffers another major security breach

Sony suffers another major security breach

Nikkei.com on Monday reported that an online Sony gaming network has once again fallen victim to a cyberattack. This time, the attack may have exposed the credit card numbers of thousands of Sony customers from around the world. According to the report, over 12,700 customer credit card numbers were stolen during a breach of Sony’s online gaming network, Sony...