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How to make a half-a-billion bucks with Linux Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, March 26 2009 @ 05:00 PM EST
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I find it hard to believe that there are still fools out there who don't think you can make money, serious as heart attack money, with Linux and open source. Let Red Hat spell it out for you.

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Citigroup says Red Hat "tempting" takeover target Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, March 26 2009 @ 03:40 PM EST
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Citigroup said Red Hat Inc, which posted strong quarterly results on Wednesday, is a potential takeover target as the Linux software maker's strategy attracts the attention of larger technology firms.

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Will Linux ever hit the mainstream? Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, March 26 2009 @ 02:42 PM EST
Contributed by: sde

Reading todayís story about the chief exec of Red Hat admitting he was unsure if Linux had a future on the desktop reminded me of a conversation I had just two days ago, at the Samsung European Congress in Vienna.

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TomTom gets muscle in patent spat with Microsoft Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, March 25 2009 @ 05:58 PM EST
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When Microsoft sued TomTom for patent violations in its Linux-based navigators, it probably didn't figure what would happen next.

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Linux on desktops? You must be bonkers... Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, March 25 2009 @ 01:55 PM EST
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RED HAT supremo Jim Whitehurst thinks it jolly unlikely that Linux will ever get onto the desktop.

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Ten obscure Linux applications you need to try Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, March 18 2009 @ 01:41 PM EST
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With thousands of Linux tools available, it is inevitable that some of the best ones get lost in the crowd. Jack Wallen introduces apps that more admins should know about.

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Who's benefitting from the downturn? Tux Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, March 17 2009 @ 03:22 PM EST
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The current economic downturn is set to drive Linux adoption, analysts are predicting.

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Linux adoption boosted by downturn Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, March 16 2009 @ 03:38 PM EST
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The economic downturn is fuelling growth of the Linux market, according to a poll conducted by IDC last month.

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Linux surges as recession hits IT industry Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, March 16 2009 @ 01:51 PM EST
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Novell has today released results of a market survey showing Linux as the route the IT industry has been taking to get through the recession.

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My fears about the evolution of Linux Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, March 09 2009 @ 05:50 PM EST
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After a run-in with a cheap KVM (keyboard, video, mouse) unit, Jack Wallen discovers that the Xorg open-source implementation of the X Window System has evolved into something he never expected.

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