Brief: Google Releases Picasa Photo Organizer For Linux
The desktop software has nearly all the capabilities of the Windows version.
Google has released a Linux version of the search engine's Picasa photo organizer.
The desktop application, launched this week, on Google Labs incorporates nearly all the features of the Windows version, the Mountain View, Calif., company said on its corporate blog.
Picasa enables people to find, edit and share over the Web photos stored in their computers. The latest version used open-source technology called Wine, which acts as a compatibility layer for running Windows programs on Linux.
5 Top Federal Initiatives For 2015As InformationWeek Government readers were busy firming up their fiscal year 2015 budgets, we asked them to rate more than 30 IT initiatives in terms of importance and current leadership focus. No surprise, among more than 30 options, security is No. 1. After that, things get less predictable.