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Canonical's Power Play Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, August 13 2008 @ 01:51 PM EDT
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Of all the announcements to come out of last week's LinuxWorld expo in San Francisco, the two most interesting takeaways are Ubuntu's imminent assault on the enterprise space and the fact that the rise of community Linux distros in large organizations is at hand.

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Anyone can play guitar...or hack the Linux kernel Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, August 12 2008 @ 04:02 PM EDT
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Radiohead's first album contains the song, "Anyone can play guitar." Perhaps their next album should include "Anyone can hack the Linux kernel."

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Linux rises to top dog in servers Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, August 11 2008 @ 03:06 PM EDT
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LAST week's LinuxWorld talkfest in San Francisco, which brought together 10,000 vendors and users of the open source operating system, offered yet another indicator of its growing popularity across enterprise IT groups and among developers.

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IBM warns Linux Desktop Developers not to copy Windows Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, August 07 2008 @ 05:32 PM EDT
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IBM bosses have sent a warning to Linux Desktop Developers; they have told the open source community to make Linux like a desktop OS for consumers and businesses. What they mean by this is “Not to Copy Windows.”

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Why Microsoft cozied up to open source at OSCON Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, August 05 2008 @ 01:25 PM EDT
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Last month at O'Reilly's Open Source Convention (OSCON), it seemed like Microsoft was everywhere you looked, avouching its interest in open source. Thanks to the company's history -- including some very recent history -- a great many in the open source community viewed the company's presence with mistrust, suspicious of Redmond's motives and apprehensive of what would follow. Surely Microsoft must want something, so what is it?

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Linux grows UK PC market share Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Friday, August 01 2008 @ 03:57 PM EDT
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Linux may have just a small piece of the UK PC market, but that piece is growing, according to the latest figures from market researcher Context.

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Intuit joins the Linux revolution Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, July 31 2008 @ 04:42 PM EDT
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Intuit has been sniffing around open source for at least a year now, but predominately as a platform (Linux) upon which its applications could run. It opened the door a bit more in April when it opened up QuickBase to developers, but now seems to be paving the way for a more complete launch into open source with its Linux Business Resource Center.

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Google Code blacklists Mozilla Public License Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, July 31 2008 @ 02:33 PM EDT
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The Mozilla Public License (MPL) is the latest casualty of Google's decision to remove open-source licenses from its popular code hosting service.

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Virtual Linux, coming to a desktop near you Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, July 31 2008 @ 01:57 PM EDT
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Virtualisation is on the brink of turning operating systems into a commodity item. It may be realistic to see software applications shipped as virtual computer images in the near future. Linux has much to benefit from this, with a repeat of the phenomenal adoption rate it has enjoyed since the ASUS Eee PC.

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Re-jigged Intel mobile Linux stack dumps Ubuntu Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, July 30 2008 @ 04:08 PM EDT
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Intel's project to put a Linux and open source stack on mobile devices is getting overhauled to attract developer support, having failed to generate much interest.

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