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Secure Your Career with ‘Ethical Hacking’!

In the dark alleys of virtual space, cyber crooks, a.k.a. hackers, are persistently coming up with novel attacks to knock out even the latest anti-fraud defences. If a report released by software security…

Get Fit With Android

Sports and technology have always been tied together in one way or another. With the miniaturisation of technology and increased functionality, it is now possible to turn every portable device into a sports…

What it Takes to be an Open Source Expert

OSFY speaks to industry leaders to bring you their thoughts on this hot topic… While open source gradually exerts its control over almost every aspect of technology, it has emerged as a clear…

GNOME Extensions Spicing Up the Desktop Experience

GNOME’s latest desktop avatar hasn’t really excited most users. The GNOME team has, therefore, put together a number of extensions to make the desktop experience more user friendly. We take a look at…

An Introduction to CloudBee

This article introduces the CloudBees PaaS (Platform as a Service) offering. According to Gartner, the application infrastructure is the mid-tier platform technology layer of the software stack (a.k.a. middleware) where architecture standards, best…

PHP Development: A Smart Career Move

We bring you a ringside view of the enterprising and creative careers in PHP development. Companies are now expanding their business realms and increasingly moving online to build a strong customer base as…

Will Certifications Related to FOSS Help You Get a Job?

OSFY reached out to its Facebook community, Linux User Groups and hiring managers for answers to the above question…. First, a candid admission: a story on FOSS certification wasn’t really on the cards…

Top 7 Linux Tips And Tricks For Beginners

Understanding the wonderful and weird Linux world with the most popular distro of the world is not always the simplest of works, specifically if you are used to clean embrace of the Windows….

Android Apps Development: A Hot Career Option

Brands are rushing ahead at breakneck speed to build their apps on the Android OS, and that trend has opened up enormous job opportunities in the Android domain.   According to a leading…

Project Management with GanttProject

    GanttProject is an open source task and project management tool that can display Gantt charts and PERT. It is available on Windows, Linux and Mac OS. New project leaders or managers will…

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