Akademy and GUADEC co-located on Canary Islands

Mar 17, 2009

In July this year, the KDE community conference (Akademy) and the Gnome Users and Developers' Conference (GUADEC) will for the first time be co-located on the Spanish Canary Islands. Registration for the event has already opened and KDE is calling for presentation submissions.

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Video: Open Source for Car Infotainment

Mar 16, 2009

Up to now the automotive branch has not been famous for its engagement in Linux and Open Source. Now the chairman of the new open source alliance Genivi is talking about motives and plans.

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Fedora Jumps into the Trademark Guidelines Ring

Mar 10, 2009

Where Fedora is, so do they stand: shortly after openSUSE announced its own trademark guidelines, Fedora is coming up with its own variation.

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CeBIT 2009: Mozilla Shows Off Next Generation Web

Mar 06, 2009

The Mozilla Foundation features a booth in the Open Source Project lounge in Hall 6 at this year's CeBIT.

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CeBIT 2009: OpenStreetMap Wins Two Linux New Media Awards

Mar 06, 2009

Linux New Media AG has presented its annual awards for outstanding contributions to Open Source at CeBIT 2009 in Hannover. The OpenStreetMap project ended up garnering two of the six Linux New Media awards.

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Governance with FOSSology and FOSSBazaar: Rights and Licensing

Mar 06, 2009

At CeBIT Open Source 2009 Martin Michlmayr, past Debian project lead, presented his current projects FOSSology and FOSSBazaar, and spoke about the role his employer Hewlett-Packard is giving him in the governance project and how the FOSSBazaar work group is organized within the Linux Foundation.

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CeBIT 2009: Internet Service Bus for Cloud Users

Mar 06, 2009

The Interoperability project of the Open Source Business Foundation (OSBF) under Microsoft leadership presented its first results at CeBIT in Hannover.

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CeBIT 2009: Linux Wants to Win Back Netbooks

Mar 05, 2009

About a year ago almost every netbook ran on Linux. Now the free platform has disappeared from almost all of them. In an Open Source Forum at CeBIT, Warren Coles of Taiwanese netbook vendor Linpus explained the reasons why.

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