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Sun lowers barriers to open-source Java Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Friday, August 10 2007 @ 01:30 PM EDT
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Sun Microsystems is making it easier for open-source programmers to ensure their Java versions meet the company's compatibility requirements, but the deal extends only to those involved in Sun's own open-source Java project.

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IBM tries to boost AIX through open beta Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, July 16 2007 @ 02:35 PM EDT
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IBM is trying to promote the next version of its Unix operating system variant by opening up the beta testing program to any customer or developer who wants to kick the tires.

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'DVD Jon' beats iPhone activation Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Friday, July 06 2007 @ 01:00 AM EDT
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A noted Norwegian hacker claimed Wednesday to have come up with a way to activate an Apple iPhone without committing to an AT&T wireless plan.

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Is Microsoft ready for people? Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, June 28 2007 @ 01:26 PM EDT
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"People-ready business." That's Microsoft's latest slogan from hell, and it probably would have passed quietly into the dustbin of marketing history had it not been for a recent blowup in the blogosphere.

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Google threatens to drop Gmail in Germany Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, June 26 2007 @ 01:28 PM EDT
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Google is unhappy with proposed German legislation to ban anonymous e-mail accounts and may consider dropping the German version of its Gmail service.

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Google wants more Vista changes Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, June 21 2007 @ 01:59 PM EDT
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Google said Wednesday that it wants federal and state regulators to press Microsoft to make more changes to Windows Vista's desktop search and indexing tool.

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Microsoft, IBM feel heat from Google Apps Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, June 21 2007 @ 01:57 PM EDT
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Microsoft and IBM executives Wednesday admitted feeling heat from Google now that the Web search giant is trying to make inroads into the enterprise market with its hosted suite of communication and collaboration tools.

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Sun CEO spills Apple Leopard secret Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Friday, June 08 2007 @ 06:50 PM EDT
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Apple may have a jones for secrecy, but that doesn't mean it can keep its partners quiet.

On stage Wednesday in Washington D.C., Sun Microsystems Inc. CEO Jonathan Schwartz revealed that his company's open-source ZFS file system will replace Apple's long-used HFS+ in Mac OS X 10.5, a.k.a. "Leopard," when the new operating system ships this fall. "This week, you'll see that Apple is announcing at their Worldwide Developers Conference that ZFS has become the file system in Mac OS X," said Schwartz.

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Microsoft sued over Windows Vista name Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Friday, June 08 2007 @ 01:59 PM EDT
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A French television presenter has sued Microsoft for "violation of intellectual property". Philippe Gildas accused the software publisher of illegally using the trademark "Vista".

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Germany passes antihacking law Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, May 28 2007 @ 01:30 PM EDT
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Hackers may want to avoid Germany, after the approval of a law that makes their activity a punishable crime.

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