Allegations of Microsoft Influencing Vote on OpenXML in Sweden

Aug 29, 2007

The Swedish Standards Institute (SiS) has approved the inclusion of Microsoft's Office OpenXML as an ISO standard. The Swedish Society for Free Information Culture (Förening för en fri informationsinfrastruktur), FFII, alleges that Microsoft influenced the vote via its Swedish partner corporations.

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Sun Opens Chip Documentation and Appoints an Ombudsman

Aug 28, 2007

Sun has publicly released developer hardware for older proprietary hardware on a Wiki site entitled "FOSS Open Hardware Documentation".

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Tom Hanrahan: Microsoft Takes Open Source Seriously

Aug 28, 2007

Collaboration with Novell on virtualization and Web service management, and quality of interaction between Windows and Samba are the next topics that Microsoft's Linux developer, Tom Hanrahan, will be focusing on.

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Linux Entertainment in Airbus A380

Aug 28, 2007

When the Singapore Airlines Airbus A380 takes off for its maiden flight October 25, it will have a complete Linux client/server system on board.

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Leaving Stanford - Sun Changes Nasdaq Symbol

Aug 24, 2007

Sun Microsystems is changing its stock exchange ticker symbol from SUNW to Java. The new NASDAQ ID will be introduced August 27.

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Microtransat 2007: Linux on the High Seas

Aug 24, 2007

A regatta for unmanned robot sailing craft will be starting from Aberystwyth, Wales, in September. "Roboat", a Linux-powered craft by the Austrian Society for Innovative Computer Sciences (InnoC), will be one of the starters in Microtransat 2007.

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LINUX WORLD NEWS

Aug 24, 2007
LOBBYING FOR INDIC MOZILLA NO TV ON DEMAND FOR LINUX A CARNIVAL OF FEMALE GEEKS OSS IN AHMEDABAD...
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GUADEC 2007 The 2007 Gnome Users and Developers Conference

Aug 24, 2007

More than 400 Gnome users and developers gathered in the United Kingdom for the July 2007 GUADEC conference.

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