Project Harmony Launches Today

Apr 07, 2011

"Project Harmony is like Creative Commons for contributor agreements. We've set out to capture the best practices of free and open source software contributions, across a diverse array of project cultures, communities, and values." said Allison Randal, a community participant in Project Harmony. "The public review process for the Alpha versions of the documents launches today, and runs through May 6th. After a year of hard work by the original ~100 drafting volunteers, we're really looking forward to broader participation in this public review."

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Mozilla's "Do Not Track" Feature Gains Popularity

Mar 31, 2011

Mozilla announces two developments that bring its Do Not Track privacy feature in Firefox closer to being respected by industry.

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Likewise Open Sees 100,000 Downloads Thanks Open Source Community

Mar 31, 2011

Likewise announced today that over 100,000 organizations have downloaded Likewise Open, its cross-platform integration software used for joining desktops and servers running Linux, Unix and Mac OS X to an organization's existing Active Directory environment.

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IDC Forecasts Android As Leading Smartphone OS in 2011

Mar 31, 2011

"Android is poised to take over as the leading smartphone operating system in 2011 after racing into the number 2 position in 2010," said Ramon Llamas, senior research analyst with IDC's Mobile Devices Technology and Trends team.

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XWiki 3.0 Now Available

Mar 31, 2011

The XWiki development team announced the availability of XWiki Enterprise and XWiki Enterprise Manager 3.0.

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Google Fiber Comes to Kansas City, KS

Mar 30, 2011

Today Google announced plans to bring its ultra high-speed fiber network to Kansas City, Kansas.

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LinuxFest Northwest 2011 Prepares Program That Promotes Participation

Mar 29, 2011

The organizers of LinuxFest Northwest 2011 (LFNW) are busy making arrangements for attendees to experience outstanding open source presentations, exhibits, and fun with something for everyone on April 30 and May 1 at the Bellingham (WA) Technical College.

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Red Hat Welcomes New Board Members

Mar 29, 2011

Red Hat today announced Sohaib Abbasi, chairman and SEO of Informatica Corporation will join its Board of Directors and Dr. Steve Albrecht, Professor of Accounting at the Marriott School of Management at Brigham Young University, will rejoin the Red Hat Board.

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