Anthony Towns Withdraws from Debian Projects

May 09, 2008

Long-standing Debian developer and former Project Leader Anthony Towns has said that he is withdrawing from current projects. The reasons seem to be a disagreement on distribution of tasks within the free Linux distribution.

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CeBIT 2008 Hanging out in Hannover, Germany

May 01, 2008

At CeBIT 2008, the world's biggest computer fair, popular topics included Green IT, mini-PCs, and open source.

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Free Software Projects An up-to-date look at free software and its makers

May 01, 2008

Python inventor Guido van Rossum is known to have a good sense of humor and probably had a good laugh when he heard about the Guido van Robot project. If you are learning how to program, or would like to teach others, this software gives you a light-hearted introduction.

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LINUX WORLD NEWS

Mar 14, 2008
All-Indian FOSS Month Pimp My LugRadio Contest Linux at the Natural Park...
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Three Candidates for Debian Project Leader

Mar 12, 2008

Three developers have applied for the post of Debian Project Leader (DPL). The current project leader, Sam Hocevar, is not campaigning for re-election.

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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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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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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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