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PC Manufacturers Finally Embracing Linux, Sort Of

http://www.dailytech.com

Dell and Lenovo are the first two companies to recently offer pre-installed open source Linux distribution on PCs and notebooks, but I highly doubt they will be the last manufacturers to take the plunge...

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The gradual triumph of Linux

http://www.it-director.com

Open source moves at a different speed to commercial software. This has become apparent over the last decade as Linux and its Open Source fellow travelers (Apache, Open Office, MySQL, Firefox et al) gradually established their position in the software world.

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3Com banks on open-source strategy

http://news.zdnet.co.uk

Networking giant 3Com is banking on an open-source strategy to differentiate itself from the competition.

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How Linux became a mobile phone OS

http://www.linuxdevices.com

Linux started out on desktops and servers, but has now shipped on about 20 million mobile phones. Ever wonder how it made the jump? In a new whitepaper, embedded industry pioneer Jim Ready offers a concise technical retrospective on Linux's transition into a mobile phone OS.

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High-speed military networking device runs Linux

http://www.linuxdevices.com

A U.K.-based embedded software consultancy says it recently implemented a Linux driver and other software for a marine-based military application involving high-speed, fiber-optic networking.

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Another update on ODF vs. OOXML file counts

http://www.geniisoft.com

I guess a dedicated Microsoftie could spin this in a positive way (rah! rah! 100% growth in DOCX format in three months), but it is getting harder. In eight months since Office 2007 was released to th general public (10 months since release to enterprise customers), there are under 2000 of these office documents posted on the web.

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Motorola Unveils MOTOMAGX Mobile Linux Platform

http://www.linuxlookup.com

Motorola, Inc. today announced a significant step in its commitment to mobile Linux and rich experience creation by introducing MOTOMAGX, its next generation mobile Linux platform.

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Historic Opportunity for Electronic Medical Record Unification in Texas

http://houstonpsychiatry.org

Three major healthcare groups: Harris (Houston) and Tarrant (Dallas) County Mental Health Mental Retardation Authority (MHMRA) and Gateway to Care are either near Request for Proposal (RFP) or already have proposals for Electronic Medical Record (EMR) systems.

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Ubuntu Certified Professional

http://abhay-techzone.blogspot.com

Ubuntu has added another partner to its UCP program.
Lets check out what UCP is all about

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Deconstructing the Latest Netcraft Survey

http://www.linuxtoday.com

According to Netcraft, their latest Aug 2007 survey shows more very large gains for Microsoft technologies on the web:
"What does this mean for Apache? Is Apache dying? Is Microsoft set to take top spot as the web platform of choice?

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Mozilla: 10 day patch guarantee 'not our policy'

http://www.linuxworld.com

Mozilla does not set security policy at late-night pyjama parties.
The open source browser maker was forced to issue a statement Monday retracting a pledge attributed to the company's director of ecosystem development, Mike Schaver, to fix any critical security bugs in the browser within "Ten ****ing Days."

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Google Using OpenMoko For gPhone?

http://www.phoronix.com

There has been a new batch of rumors swirling about Google producing a "gPhone" mobile telephone after a Reuters reporter stated High Tech Computer Corp would be designing the Linux phone for Google. A friendly penguin has told us at Phoronix that Google is looking to team up with OpenMoko for their "gPhone".

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Google Becomes OIN's First End User Licensee "To Help Linux Thrive"

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Google has become an Open Invention Network licensee. Here's the press release about it.

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Linux for Consumers in the U.K. France, and Germany; Dell/Red Hat Solutions & More

http://direct2dell.com

I hinted at this before, but today, it's official: Dell announced that consumers in the United Kingdom, France and Germany can order an Inspiron 6400 notebook or an Inspiron 530N desktop with Ubuntu 7.04 pre-installed.

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Linspire CEO Kevin Carmony resigns

http://www.linux-watch.com

n an interview today with Linux-Watch, controversial Linux leader Kevin Carmony confirmed rumors that he had resigned as CEO of desktop Linux vendor Linspire on July 31 [...] Carmony also said his resignation, contrary to some rumors, had nothing to do with any disagreement with Linspire's primary owner Michael Robertson, or with fallout from either of Linspire's recent deals with Microsoft.

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