Ballmer Repeats His Demand for License Payments from Red Hat Users

Oct 12, 2007

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has again demanded license payments from Red Hat users.

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New Member of Software Freedom Law Center Board

Oct 11, 2007

Legal expert Mark Webbink, who formerly worked for Red Hat, has just joined the Board of Directors of the Software Freedom Law Center (SFLC). Webbinks gained expert knowledge of intellectual property in his former position with the Linux enterprise.

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Perspektive Open Source: Open Groupware instead of Exchange

Oct 11, 2007

The fact that support for Microsoft Exchange 5.5 has already been discontinued and the prospect of support for Exchange 2000 being discontinued shortly sees IT staff facing stiff questions on the future of their Groupware environments.

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Madwifi Project Looking to Found Non-Profit Organization

Oct 07, 2007

The developers of the free Madwifi WLAN driver for Atheros chipset-based devices are discussing the foundation of a non-profit organization.

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Novell Claiming Payment from SCO

Oct 07, 2007

In the current bankruptcy proceedings, Novell has filed a claim against SCO for payment of outstanding license fees and is seeking to have the proceedings moved to Utah.

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Linux Conquers the Canaries

Oct 05, 2007

The Canary Isles now rely almost entirely on Linux in education.

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Linux Foundation Supports Japan with Open Source Development

Oct 04, 2007

The Linux Foundation has concluded an agreement to support Japanese developers with Linux and Open Source in future.

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Bizarre: FFII award for OOXML opponents goes to Microsoft

Oct 04, 2007

The Kayak Prize 2007, awarded by the Foundation for a Free Information Infrastructure (FFII) for the most effective campaign against Microsoft Office Open XML (OOXML) as a standard, went to Microsoft itself.

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