Lastest OS Releases (freshcode)
AnimeEffects
v1.3
AnimeEffects is a 2D keyframe animation tool based on deformation of polygon meshes. You can easily operate, quickly shape your idea, and remake at any time if you have changed your mind.
The Sidef programming language
v3.00
Sidef is a high-level, general-purpose programming language, inspired by Ruby, Perl6 and Go. Main features of the language include: - object-oriented programming - multiple dispatch - metaprogramming - regular expressions - support for using Perl modules - optional dynamic type checking - and a large number of built-in types
XFCE4 desktop
v4.13.0
Xfdesktop manages the root window for the XFCE4 desktop environment. It basically displays the background, shows desktop icons, implements the virtual desktop switching, and the root context and application menu.
Poppler
v0.54.0
Poppler is librarified PDF rendering toolkit derived from the Xpdf 3.0 code base. It can utilize X11-independent rendering backends like Cairo, Splash, or Qt4 Arthur. It's not designed for platform-agnosticy, but proper BSD/Linux integration; is used by various PDF applications (Evince, Okular, TeXStudio, pdftotext, Zathura, Xournal, Inkscape), and comes with a set of command-line tools of its own.
Drawj2d
v0.8.5
Drawj2d creates technical line drawings using a descriptive language. It writes pdf, svg, eps and emf vector graphics or png images. It runs on all platforms that run Java. It is inspired by Asymptote but with a tcl-like syntax and 2D only.
Tardis
v0.31.8
Tardis is a backup system similar to TimeMachine which allows encrypted and incremental backups, with filesystem-based recovery. It's based on a client and server architecture, and provides a FUSE driver and VCS-like revision archive access.
Atom
v1.17.0-beta3
Atom is a programming editor. It has a web / JavaScript-based GUI, but runs as desktop application. Atom can be edited with itself. Lots of plugins and extensions, and language bindings are available. The default interface comes with a paned interface, a file system browser, fuzzy search, code folding, an understandable configuration dialog, snippet browser, multi-cursor and selection support.
exiftool
v10.50
ExifTool is a Perl library and command-line tool for reading and updating common meta data information in various file formats. Foremost it works on image files, EXIF, PNG, GPS, IPTC, XMP, JFIF/JPEG, GeoTIFF, ICC Profile, Photoshop IRB, FlashPix, AFCP, AIFF, DJVU, Postscript, GZIP, OpenDocument, PDF, SVG, OGG and ID3. It can also edit maker notes of digital (RAW) camera files from Canon, Casio, FLIR, FujiFilm, GE, HP, JVC/Victor, Kodak, Leaf, Minolta/Konica-Minolta, Nikon, Nintendo, Olympus/Epson, Panasonic/Leica, Pentax/Asahi, Phase One, Reconyx, Ricoh, Samsung, Sanyo, Sigma/Foveon and Sony.
CakePHP
v2.9.8
CakePHP is a web development framework, somewhat similar to Rails. It provides scaffolding tools, an ActiveRecord/DataMapper implementation, doesn't require much setup or configuration. It comes with helpers for text translations, caching, validation, authorization backends, CSRF and XSS protection, and templating. It follows the Web-"MVC" scheme, centralized route dispatching, less efficient class-by-class autoloading, etc. Thorough API documentation and a rich set of user-contributed plugins exist.
LimeSurvey
v2.56 (build 161117)
LimeSurvey is a web application that interacts with MySQL, MSSQL, or Postgres to develop surveys, publish surveys, and collect responses to surveys. Once a survey has been created, data can be inserted into the survey either by a "pretty" public screen which presents each question one at a time, or by a quick and nasty data entry screen. It includes the capacity to generate individualized "tokens", so that invitations can be issued to participants. It also has the capacity to set conditions on whether questions will display (branching), numerous question types, and a basic statistics function.
The new replication features in MySQL 8 - Opensource.com
Luís Soares - Luís Soares is a Principal Software Engineer and the MySQL Replication Team lead at Oracle. His research interests include replication technologies, dependable systems and high availability. Before joining the MySQL team, he was both a 
Shoppermotion pinpoints customer locations and journeys in Hadoop - Diginomica
So early on in Shoppermotion's history, it quickly became clear that a Hadoop-based approach to big data made perfect sense. But the company's early work with the Hortonworks distribution of Apache Hadoop quickly ran into problems, as Doncel explains:
MongoDB database as a service offering goes global - CIO
MongoDB's Atlas database as a service offering is now available in 14 Amazon Web services regions, giving users around the globe the capability to co-locate the operational database service near the applications it powers.and more »
A Preview of Coming Features in PostgreSQL 10 - InfoQ.com
While PostgreSQL continues to progress towards its tenth major release in September 2017, EnterpriseDB chief architect and PostgreSQL contributor Robert Hass compiled a list of notable features that will likely make it into PostgreSQL 10 based on its
A transition from Oracle to NoSQL Cassandra - TechTarget
PayPal, a worldwide online payment system based in San Jose, Calif., is one of several well-known major companies that use Cassandra to augment and potentially replace traditional Oracle workloads. Other companies include Wal-Mart, eBay, Netflix, 
Regina Cassandra's bilingual launched - Deccan Chronicle
Regina Cassandra, who has been choosing her films well, has now signed a bilingual movie. The film, directed by Arjun Sai and produced by Naveen Reddy, was launched on Friday in Hyderabad. Sai has earlier worked in Srimannarayana, Damarukam and 
Hadoop: The Rise of the Modern Data Lake Platform - Linux.com (blog)
Hadoop, while it may be synonymous with big data, and while it may be free to access and work with, engineering teams globally will admit that behind every Hadoop undertaking is a major technical delivery project. Failures are so commonplace that even ...and more »
All ready for that Easter holiday? Here's a mild MySQL security bug - The Register
A programming blunder has been uncovered in Oracle's MySQL that can potentially leak usernames and passwords to man-in-the-middle eavesdroppers. Known as "The Riddle," the flaw potentially allows a miscreant to intercept and obtain login credentials 
Karl Stefanovic paid tribute to Cassandra at 2011 Logies | Daily Mail ... - Daily Mail
He was previously rumored to be attending this year's Logie Awards with girlfriend Jasmine Yarbrough.and more »
First MariaDB user conference hails renaissance of relational model - ComputerWeekly.com
At its inaugural user conference in New York, MariaDB corporation leaders Michael Howard and Monty Widenius say the open source relational database model finds its moment beyond NoSQL phase