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Linux desktop will trounce Windows 7 Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, July 22 2009 @ 05:10 PM EDT
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This month naked marketing muscle once again shows us how it should be done. In the UK, Microsoft made it to number one as the most respected and trusted brand, ahead even of Mercedes-Benz. The people have spoken.

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Microsoft releases more code to Linux community Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, July 22 2009 @ 03:26 PM EDT
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Microsoft has made its second release under the General Public License in two days with software for the open-source online learning system Moodle.

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Open source show gears up with 200 sessions Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, June 25 2009 @ 03:58 PM EDT
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The OSCON (Open Source Convention) conference will present over 200 sessions between July 20-24 in San Jose, Calif., covering a variety of desktop and embedded Linux topics. Meanwhile, SourceForge.net has opened voting for its 2009 Community Choice Awards, with winners to be announced at OSCON.

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Digg, Dug, Buried: How Linux news disappears Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, June 25 2009 @ 03:07 PM EDT
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I became aware of this because in the last few weeks I've had several stories that were pro-Linux and anti-Microsoft-Linux, it doesn't get any faster and Macs, Windows 7, and Linux--first became popular on Digg, and, an hour later they were buried.

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What Do Intel And Nokia Actually Plan To Do? Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, June 24 2009 @ 01:29 PM EDT
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Intel and Nokia announced a technology partnership. It's clearly about mobile devices, and Linux. But what exactly are they planning to do?

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Growing demand for Linux on mainframes Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, June 18 2009 @ 03:05 PM EDT
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Big companies are increasing how much they spend on putting Linux software on mainframes, according to a global study.

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Torvalds: Linux 2.6.30 signals 'new world order' Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, June 11 2009 @ 02:14 PM EDT
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Linux kernel 2.6.30 has been released with hundreds of changes from the previous version, including a new architecture for suspend and resume which Linus Torvalds says switches the kernel to a "new world order".

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CentOS, Ubuntu Help Rev Up Windows, Linux Clouds Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, June 10 2009 @ 02:55 PM EDT
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With public and private clouds in mind, venture-funded Certeon is now using Linux development tools running on Ubuntu and CentOS to build "virtual accelerator" software for speeding application response time on congested Windows- and Linux-based networks.

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Novell to launch app store Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, June 10 2009 @ 02:00 PM EDT
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On-line stores for third parties to sell their applications for your platform might be all the rage in the mobile arena at the moment, but Novell reckons that desktop Linux is about due.

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Why Linux is ready for the desktop today Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, June 04 2009 @ 03:35 PM EDT
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Over the years, the question “is Linux ready for the desktop” has been raised time and time again, and countless articles have been written about the strengths and weaknesses of this operating system. While desktop Linux adoption has yet to go completely mainstream, recent indicators show that a major change is underfoot.

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