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A Red Hat Packed With Dynamite Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Friday, June 27 2008 @ 03:52 PM EDT
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This quarter was all about constructing the fireworks of the future for Linux vendor Red Hat. You don't see much happening at the moment, but all the ingredients for a massive eruption are there.

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Linux laptop retailers fearlessly face name-brand competition Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, June 26 2008 @ 02:00 PM EDT
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Linux Certified sells Linux laptops and offers IT training to individuals and organizations. Its product line ranges from small, affordable units to performance laptops that cost well over $2,000. The company's customer list boasts the likes of Boeing, NASA, the US Army and MIT. But if recent trends are any indication, Linux Certified and similar companies that specialize in selling computers that run Linux are about to see some of the world's largest computer companies warm up to the open source operating system. Major manufacturers have begun to take notice of Linux's potential on the laptop.

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Linux Magazine is dead, long live Linux Magazine! Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, June 24 2008 @ 03:18 PM EDT
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Just a couple of weeks ago Linux New Media acquired the subscriber base of Linux Magazine in the USA. Now comes the news that it is axing the paper version and moving publication online. Does this mean that print is dead?

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HP donating file system to Linux Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, June 23 2008 @ 01:19 PM EDT
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HP on Monday is announcing the contribution of its Tru64 Unix Advanced File System (AdvFS) source code to the Linux community, offering capabilities in uptime, security, and improved performance of Linux file systems, the company said.

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Red Hat unveils fully open-source hypervisor Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, June 19 2008 @ 04:00 PM EDT
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BOSTON--Linux specialist Red Hat has announced it is developing an embedded hypervisor product that it claims will complement, rather than compete with, its existing virtualization strategy.

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First 'stable' Wine puts Windows apps on Linux Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, June 18 2008 @ 02:49 PM EDT
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The makers of Wine, a compatibility tool that allows Windows applications to run on Linux machines without Windows installed, have released a stable version of Wine 1.0.

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Windows dual boots its way onto a Linux stage Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, June 17 2008 @ 01:51 PM EDT
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Windows may never boot Linux from its dominant role in high performance computing, but Microsoft's dual-boot strategy is making some inroads. IBM says it has built what may be the largest Windows/Linux HPC dual-boot system yet for a university research group in Sweden.

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Linux jukebox app achieves first stable release Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, June 12 2008 @ 06:20 PM EDT
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The Banshee Project has achieved the first major, stable release of its eponymous music jukebox application. Banshee 1.0 features faster searching, browsing, and management functions, along with improved memory usage, faster start-up, and a more responsive interface better supporting large collections, project leaders say.

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Bell, SuperMicro sued over GPL Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, June 12 2008 @ 03:19 PM EDT
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The Software Freedom Law Center (SFLC) has filed two more copyright infringement lawsuits on behalf of the developers of the Linux-based BusyBox utility suite. The suits have been filed against Bell Microproducts and SuperMicro Computer for alleged GPL violations, according to a Linux-Watch story.

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Maxthon for Linux: Firefox Slayer? Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, June 12 2008 @ 01:55 PM EDT
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I've been doing some research on browsers for an article about Firefox and have uncovered some pleasant surprises.

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