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Scripting a super-fast points plotter for Google Earth


I work a lot with spreadsheet tables of points in the landscape. Each point has a latitude and a longitude, in decimal degrees. If I want to check where particular points are on the map, I could import the whole table into a GIS program and then select the points of interest. But that's way too…

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The State of Google Security in 2016

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The handheld Linux computer Pyra is available for pre-order

Tags:HardwarePyra the successor to the OpenPandora device is now available to pre-order and it certainly sounds interesting. I've never really looked…

So I played… Automata Empire

Tags:Video,Strategy,Review,,Indie GameSome weeks back a game by the name of Automata Empire was recommended to me and I happened to find it on…

Harpoons at the ready as Blacksea Odyssey is powering out of Early Access on June 1st with Linux support

Tags:Steam,Roguelike,Indie Game,Arcade,ActionFancy taking on some insanely big space creatures with harpoons? Blacksea Odyssey will scratch that itch…

The Linux version of the Unity3D editor has been updated

Tags:Game Engine,Toolkit,Unity3DThe Unity3D editor for Linux has been updated once again to bring it up to speed with the Windows version. The last…

The Way, a puzzle platformer inspired by classic titles like Another World and Flashback now on Linux

Tags:Steam,Puzzle,Platformer,GOGBoth Another World and Flashback are games I played a lot of when I was younger and The Way is a great looking homage…

Watch Feral Interactive play F1 2015 live on Twitch tonight at 5PM UTC

Tags:Video,Preview,Livestream,Feral InteractiveWant to see some F1 2015 on Linux before release? Feral Interactive are doing a livestream today at…

Feral Interactive officially announce F1 2015 is coming to Linux on May 26th, properly this time

Tags:Steam,Racing,Feral Interactive,Coming SoonAfter a few accidents leaking out before it was due, Feral have today officially (and finally)…

Intel & Nvidia Fermi Mesa OpenGL driver has now finished up OpenGL 4.3 support

Tags:Open Source,Intel,DriversOh wow, didn't expect this so soon. The Mesa driver for Intel graphics and Nvidia Fermi (GeForce 400, GeForce 500) on…

Want to blow everything up? Brigador releases on June 2nd with Linux support

Tags:Steam,,Coming Soon,ActionGreat leader is dead. Liberate Solo Nobre tonight by any means necessary. Brigador will release in full with…

Amazing Frog? A positively rated silly sandbox game is available on Linux

Tags:Early Access,Sandbox,SteamThanks to a reader pointing it out, we now know that Amazing Frog? officially has a Linux and SteamOS version on…

Aragami, a great looking third person stealth game coming to Linux

Tags:Steam,Stealth,Coming Soon,ActionAragami was sent in by a reader and it looks like an excellent stealth game to have on Linux. This is going…

CRYENGINE source code now available on github

Tags:CryEngineThe CRYENGINE source code is now officially available on github for anyone to take a look and tinker with, you need to be aware of…

Dota 2 updated to support the Vulkan API

Tags:Vulkan,Steam,BetaDota 2 is Valve's first game to support Vulkan, the successor to OpenGL. This is Valve's first public release of the game to…

Feral Interactive are teasing another new Linux & Mac port with a new clue

Tags:Coming Soon,Feral Interactive,TeaserFeral Interactive are teasing our minds with a new clue for a Linux & Mac port to come. It's time to get…

Turmoil, a tongue-in-cheek take on the simulation genre plans a Linux version

Tags:Early Access,Simulation,SteamTurmoil is a charming looking simulation game that should be coming to Linux after the full release next month.…