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Mar 14, 2008
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Red Hat Acquires Amentra Consulting

Mar 14, 2008

The Linux company Red Hat has acquired system integrators Amentra and is now seeking to strengthen its Jboss business unit.

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OLPC seeks CEO, Linux Foundation seeks Community Manager

Mar 10, 2008

The One-Laptop-Per-Child (OLPC) organization is looking for a successor to founder and visionary Nicholas Negroponte; restructuring is already underway. The Linux Foundation, the organization that promotes the interests of Linux as a whole, and of its inventor Linus Torvalds, has a vacancy for a Community Manager.

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OOXML: ISO Meeting Causes Controversy

Mar 07, 2008

The ISO standardization organization meeting convened to discuss OOXML has now come to an end and contradictory reports on the proceedings have caused some concern. So much so, that ISO has now issued a statement.

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Five Dollar iPod Clone with Linux Connectivity

Mar 07, 2008

Literacy Bridge, a non-profit organisation is developing an MP3 player in iPod Shuffle format. The player will cost US$ 5 and the capable of downloading CC-licensed audio files from Linux platforms.

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Cebit 2008: Lenovo Mid-Cap Survey on Green IT

Mar 05, 2008

A survey by Thinkpad manufacturer Lenovo and chip manufacturer AMD reveals that European companies are prepared to pay higher prices for power-saving technologies.

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Project Start: Linux4Afrika Received by Tanzanian Government

Mar 04, 2008

After turbulent days in Tanzania, long Linux training sessions at 40 ° C in the shade, the official project start, an unanticipated change in the government and a state visit by the US president, the people behind the Linux4afrika project were happy to welcome a visit by the new prime minister.

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Adobe to Sponsor SQLite

Feb 27, 2008

Adobe has joined the SQLite Consortium which promotes the development of the embedded database.

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