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Bacula Surpasses One Million Downloads

http://www.baculasystems.com

Bacula press release: "Bacula Systems SA today celebrated a year of impressive growth as its Open Source enterprise backup solution passed the one million download milestone"

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Ubuntu changes Firefox default search provider to Yahoo!

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Why? Canonical has negotiated a revenue sharing deal with Yahoo!

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EU Approves $7.4 Billion Deal Between Oracle And Sun

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It’s official: the European Commission has granted regulatory approval for Oracle to acquire Sun Microsystems for approximately $7.4 billion, without further conditions.

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AMD reaches profitability for the first time in years

http://www.pcworld.idg.com.au

Advanced Micro Devices reached profitability for the first time in three years during the fourth quarter of 2009, benefiting from a legal settlement with Intel and a change in its business model, the company said on Thursday.

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Agile Development Hitting the Mainstream, Report Says

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A study by Forrester Research suggests enterprises are rapidly moving to adopt Agile application development methodologies, to the point where nearly half of developers surveyed said they use Agile practices.

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Google delays Android launch in China after hacking dispute

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Google announced that it was delaying the launch of two Android phones in China due to a dispute with the Chinese government over censorship issues. The delay will affect Google-endorsed Android phones from Samsung and Motorola that were to be carried by China Unicom, says an eWEEK story.

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Why Business Resists Open Source

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Most open source advocates like to believe that the migration from proprietary software products over to open source alternatives is fairly straight forward. Unfortunately, it's never that simple.

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Novell is Rapidly Losing GroupWise Business

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Novell loses several more contracts, some of which are worth millions

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Linux Foundation helps Linux job hunters

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These are rotten times for job hunters, but if you know Linux, you've got a better shot at getting a job.

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Confirmed: IBM and Ubuntu To Counter Windows 7 at Lotusphere 2010

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Once again, The VAR Guy's sources were right. Canonical, as our resident blogger expected, is set to announce some Ubuntu news at IBM's Lotusphere conference in Orlando the week of January 18.

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Facebook Is Now an Apache Software Foundation Gold Sponsor

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Facebook just announced that it has become a Gold sponsor of the Apache Software Foundation.

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Fujitsu Gets, Gives Value to Linux

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If asked to name significant Linux organizations, Fujitsu Ltd. might not be a company that comes immediately to mind. But to underestimate the value Fujitsu brings to the Linux ecosystem would be erroneous

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The ongoing MySQL campaign

http://lwn.net

If the deal is approved based on the fact that 'MySQL can be forked', that will be a big blow to open source Software.

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Monty's 'Save MySQL' gets 15,000 backers

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A petition to stop Oracle taking over MySQL has garnered support from more than 15,000 people, after Michael ‘Monty’ Widenius launched his last gasp web campaign in December.

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IBM will offer the Open Source Web eyeOS to its System Z customers

http://blog.eyeos.org

We're happy to present to the eyeOS community the result of more than six months of work together with the great IBM US team, where eyeOS will be the Sample Workload of the new System Z serie Solution Edition for Cloud Computing

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