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That Was The Week That Was (TWTWTW): Edition 2
This is the second edition of TWTWTW, a weekly blog proclaiming noteworthy news in the open source world. It provides a concise distilled commentary of notable open source related news from a different perspective. For the second edition, we present a succinct catchup covering software, hardware, book releases, ending with a real Barry Bargain!

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dm-crypt is a transparent disk encryption subsystem in the Linux 2.6 kernel that provides a generic way to create virtual layers of block devices that can do different things on top of real block devices like striping, concatenation, mirroring, snapshotting, and more. Read more


  • Anki
    Anki is software which is designed to help you recall facts (e.g. words and phrases in a foreign language), as easily, effectively and promptly as possible. Read more
  • CubeTest
    CubeTest is aimed at primary school students. With CubeTest, users can train their spatial insight by answering questions about cubes.
  • Edukator
    EduKator is a KDE-based education program for learning about physics and mathematics in a way that it is fun. The program explains the theory being taught, and provides exercises for practicing the concepts.
  • FlashQard
    FlashQard is an educational software to help improve your learning process. It is designed to help you learn not only a new language but anything that can be learned in a simple and intuitive way. Read more
  • FullRecall
    (commercial) FullRecall is a program that can help you memorize knowledge effectively. Uses Artificial Neural Network, which gradually grasp your personal memory model, to schedule the most optimal time for an item to come up for review - a day when you will be close to forgetting an information.
  • granule
    granule is a flashcard program that implements Leither cardfile methodology for learning new words. It features both short-term and long-term memory training capabilities with scheduling. Read more
  • gtkPyglot
    gtkPyglot is a desktop tool for software translators that provides an easy and comfortable way to check for existing translations from other projects in Launchpad.
  • Ignuit
    Ignuit is a memorization aid based on the Leitner flash card system. It has a GNOME look and feel, a good selection of quiz options, and supports UTF-8. It can be used for both long-term learning and cramming.
  • KDE Interactive Geometry
    KDE Interactive Geometry is a program for exploring geometric constructions. It is meant as a better replacement for such free programs as KGeo and KSeg, and commercial programs like Cabri.
  • KLearnNotes2
    KLearnNotes2 helps learning music notes' names. It features a neat interface, a quick learning algorithm and a flexible exercise choice.
  • ksociograma
    ksociograma is technical software for teachers. You can make sociograms, a 2-D network sociological diagram, for a students group. It is very useful to know the group and prevention. This version is a stable version, but only with traslations to english and spanish.
  • KWordQuiz
    KWordQuiz is a general purpose flashcard program, typically used for vocabulary training. The basic layout is a two-column spreadsheet where you type vocabulary entries in one form that you know and in another form that you want to learn. Read more
  • LenMus
    LenMus is free open source software for learning music theory. It allows the musical student to focus on specific skills and exercises, on both theory and aural training. The different activities can be customized to meet your needs, and it provides interactive feedback until mastery of each concept is achieved. It also includes an score editor. Read more
  • Little Wizard
    Little Wizard is a development environment for children. Project is created especially for primary school children. It allows to learn using main elements of present computer languages, including: variables, expressions, loops, conditions, logical blocks. Every element of language is represented by intuitive icon. It allows program Little Wizard without using keyboard, only mouse. It works under Linux and Windows 2000/XP.
  • Math And EDucation
    Math And EDucation is a mathematical program with an educational character. The main idea is to solve problems both numerically and symbolically, showing the intermediate steps. The program has its own (LISP-like) programming language.
  • MemAid
    MemAid is like a traditional flash-card program to help you memorise question/answer pairs, but with an important twist: it uses a neural network to schedule the best time for an item to come up for review.
  • Meteach
    Meteach is a free and open-source learning program. It's made in C++ with FLTK and licensed GPL.
  • mnemo memorization tool
    mnemo memorization tool is an application that helps the user memorize large amounts of arbitrary information and retain it indefinitely. Items are drilled at progressively longer intervals to allow for new ones.
  • Mnemosyne Project
    The Mnemosyne software resembles a traditional flash card program to help you memorize question/answer pairs, but with an important twist: it uses a sophisticated algorithm to schedule the best time for a card to come up for review. Difficult cards that you tend to forget quickly will be scheduled more often, while Mnemosyne does not waste your time on things you remember well. Read more
  • Piano Booster
    Piano Booster is open source piano teaching MIDI software that displa the musical notes and teaches you how to play the piano. It also provides piano lessons for beginners as well as for advanced players. It can be used for teaching music theory and is useful for piano practice and learning piano technique. Read more
  • Pobble
    Pobble is a client-server educational-software, releasing assignments, receiving completed work, and controlling the grading. Releases include a complete working architecture for users, teachers, and admins.
  • QMentat
    QMentat helps you practice mental arithmetic. It uses arbitrary-length fixed point arithmetic, and can handle any size numbers, only limited by the size of your screen (and in the case of division with an integer result, the speed at which the number can be factored).
  • Quizmo
    Quizmo is a program to help students study. The user enters questions and the answers to the questions, and Quizmo asks the student the questions in a random order.
  • Simsttab
    Simsttab stands for "Simplistic School Time-Tabler". It is a timetabling engine that can generate timetables satisfying requirements typical for secondary schools in Austria ("Gymnasium"-type), Germany and maybe other European countries.
  • Solfege
    Solfege is an eartraining program using the GTK widget set and distributed under the GNU Public License. Read more
  • Squawk
    Squawk is a pupil/student report assistant for educators.
  • Tete
    Tete is an open source ear trainer. Ear training involves learning to recognise how different combinations of notes sound. It is useful for musicians to allow them to distinguish between the different combinations of notes that make up music. Read more
  • Tux of Math Command
    Tux of Math Command is an educational math tutor for children starring Tux, the Linux Penguin. It is graphical and requires SDL.
  • wx12Ton
    wx12Ton displays the 48 forms of a twelve-note series and tests series for tonal phrases. Further, wx12Ton allows the user to list the complete set of all twelve-note series which satisfy certain criteria.

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