Mozilla Responds to the EULA Controversy

Sep 16, 2008

At Mozilla’s request, Ubuntu users are required to read an extensive End-User License Agreement (EULA) before they can use the Firefox browser. The head of the Mozilla Foundation, Mitchell Baker, has responded to the hefty criticism of this plan.

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$100 Laptop to Come from China

Sep 05, 2008

At the IFA consumer electronics show in Berlin, Germany, (August 29-September 3), Chinese hardware vendor HiVision showcased a Linux laptop that is to cost a mere $98.

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Austria: Parliament majority is for Open Source

Sep 01, 2008

According to a survey by the Austrian broadcasting station ORF, the majority of the parliament is for supporting the use of open source in the public sector.

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Akademy Video

Aug 18, 2008

KDE developers say hello from Belgium and send a video message from Akademy 2008.

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Microsoft Succeeds: ISO and IEC Dismiss OOXML Appeals

Aug 18, 2008

The technical boards of ISO and IEC have dismissed appeals by four of its members against adopting Microsoft's Office Open XML formats as an ISO/IEC International Standard.

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Letters

Aug 01, 2008

 

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Community Notes Community Notes

Jul 09, 2008

LUGS debate tax time, free BBC content online, hosting Linux swap on LVM, and more.

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Community Notes Community Notes

Jul 07, 2008

Jon Masters follows the recent foibles surrounding DRM – Digital Rights Management – and gives a roundup of the latest news from a variety of Linux community groups.

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