Blogger Accuses Asus of Infringing GPL with Eee PC

Nov 26, 2007

Cliff Biffle, a US blogger, accuses Asus of infringements against the GPL with the software on ist Eee PC.

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Survey: Linux Plays Subordinate Role in SMEs

Nov 23, 2007

A recent survey by Techconsult reveals that Linux is currently deployed by less than one in five mid-sized enterprises.

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Q4: Hewlett Packard’s Revenues and Turnover Grow

Nov 22, 2007

HP today announced financial results for its fourth fiscal quarter ended October 31 2007, with net revenue of US$ 28.3 billion, up 15% from a year earlier and up 11% when adjusted for the effects of currency.

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IBM, Universities Collaborate on Technologies for the Aging Workforce

Nov 21, 2007

IBM and the researchers at the University of Dundee School of Computing (UK) and the University of Miami's Miller School of Medicine are collaborating to develop open source software technology tools to accommodate the needs of older workers to help them adapt to and remain productive in the changing workplace of the 21st century.

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Novell Promotes Partner Ecosystem with New Growth Incentives

Nov 21, 2007

Novell today announced a new initiative to increase revenue and profitability for solution providers and consulting partners who specialise in selling Novell® technologies. Among other benefits, Novell will offer enhanced partner education, joint marketing opportunities, and free technical support for those partners demonstrating expertise in selling and supporting Novell software.

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Free Software Foundation Releases GNU Affero General Public License Version 3

Nov 19, 2007

The Free Software Foundation (FSF) today published the GNU Affero General Public License version 3 (GNU AGPLv3). The license based on version 3 of the GNU General Public License (GNU GPLv3) has an additional term to allow users who interact with the licensed software over a network to receive the source for that program. By publishing this license, the FSF aims to foster user and development communities around network-oriented free software.

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FOLT: Free Software for Translators

Nov 15, 2007

The Initiative Forum Open Language Tools (FOLT), which develops software for translators has published initial results.

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Open Document Foundation Gives Up

Nov 12, 2007

The Open Document Foundation whose self-declared aim was to promote the Open Document Format has closed down.

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