Two advantages of open-source software: code sharing and community involvement

Open-source software
In this article I will provide you a bunch of advantages of FOSS (free and open-source software). Often, when an open-source project adds useful features, they get adopted by other similar projects. Also, the community has a big impact on the development of software and often adopt projects that are dropped by their creators. Code sharing: As you may know, Ubuntu and Debian use deb packages, while Red Hat, CentOS, Fedora and other derivative systems use rpm packages, which are not compatibl...

Mozilla adds Pocket in its pockets

As you may know, Mozilla and Pocket have formed a couple for at least two years. The browser company has finally decided to acquire the service that permits the users to save web content for later reading. In early 2015, Firefox has integrated Pocket in all the Firefox browsers for desktop, unlocking the Pocket functionality without requiring the users to install any extra extension. After the acquisition, Pocket will continue to operate as a standalone organization and will continue to of...