Gimp can do all sorts of advanced image editing, but many people only want to do the basics. We plug in our camera and Gimp up some photos. (Michael J Hammel) Available as a PDF to subscribers.
Rails: Add Web 2.0 features
Part 2: With our gallery now covering the basics, we show you how to use cool Ajax techniques and Ruby on Rails helpers to gain instant Web 2.0 credibility. (Alex Young) Available as a PDF to subscribers.
Python: Build a GUI for Festival
Python and Qt are perfect for rapid application development - and to prove it, we make a speech synthesis GUI app with a mere 60 lines of code. (Graham Morrison) Available as a PDF to subscribers.
Penumbra: Black Plague
Dingy corridors? Blood-stained walls? Half-human zombies? No, Nick escapes LXF Towers for the day to immerse himself in a new 3D adventure. (Nick Veitch) Click here to read!
Mobile phone giant gears up for titanic struggle against Androids, Blackberries and Apples. Plus: LiPS and LiMo merge, HP opens up Tru64 AdvFS, kernel hackers sign anti-proprietary driver statement, Red Hat's financial outlook (Andy Channelle) Available as a PDF to subscribers.
Distrowatch: Great Geeko!
OpenSUSE 11.0 features a new installer, re-written Zypp software manager and cutting-edge 3D eye candy. Plus: Linux Mint 5, Zenwalk 5.2, and distro user stats (Susan Linton) Available as a PDF to subscribers.
What on Earth: TimeVault
Get your Mr Fusion and flux capacitor at the ready, and join us on a time-travelling journey through the Linux filesystem... (Mike Saunders) Available as a PDF to subscribers.