A Fork for FirefoxThe new Firefox fork, developed by the Tor project, has been announced. Torbutton, a Firefox extension that allows users to brows the internet anonymously, will be fully integrated into the new fork. This eliminates the need for an excessive number of additional software installations. You can follow the progress of the Tor project's new Firefox fork via the mailing list, or on the team blog.
RubyGems 1.8 Release On the HorizonThe RubyGems community blog has announced that the new version of RubyGems, version 1.8, will be released in the very near future. Several new features will be included with this package management framework for Ruby. Release notes indicate that the new version is focused on encapsulating functionality. More details and a discussion of the new release can be found on the Polishing Ruby blog.
Red Hat Teaming Up With AppceleratorRed Hat's OpenShift PaaS will soon be integrated with Appcelerator's Titanium Studio. The goal of the integration is to allow developers to easily build, manage and deploy apps onto the cloud. Essentially, apps will be created in Titanium and then pushed to OpenShift for release onto the cloud.
Breaking: Oracle Plans to Transfer Hudson IP to Eclipse
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