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Inkscape - The next Helping Hands Event

http://freesoftnews.com

On Friday, August 15, at 14:30 UTC, Helping Hands is proud to host
Inkscape, presented by our very own jimmac. He’ll introduce you to some of the cool graphics tricks you can do on your desktop.

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gNewSense is looking for developers

http://www.sorbaioli.org

"Are you a GNU/Linux developer? Do you care about your freedom? Would you like to enhance a wonderful distribution? gNewSense is looking for developers..."

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How Shall the Commons Be Governed? New Challenges Facing the Digital Commons Sector

http://cyber.law.harvard.edu

"David Bollier will discuss the rise of the commons paradigm in the digital environment, the subject of his new book, Viral Spiral: How the Commoners Built a Digital Republic of Their Own (New Press). The book traces the origins of free software, the Creative Commons licenses and the online “sharing economy” ..."

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Healthcheck: Ubuntu and Debian's special relationship

http://www.h-online.com

"The two things that Debian Developers absolutely agree on are – first, the uncompromising emphasis on free software, and second, the joy of Sid."

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UbuntoOne creates storm in free software movement

http://blog.p2pfoundation.net

"A conflict is brewing because Canonical, the company behind the Ubuntu free software GNU/Linux desktop, is using the name for a non-free network as well, i.e. UbuntoOne..."

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Open Source CMS Heroes

http://www.tobacamp.com

So we can be a hero, just like you, just like you… the higglytown heroes.

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Paw Prints: Writings of the maddog

http://www.linux-magazine.com

I was working for Digital Equipment Corporation when I first met Linus and facilitated the port of Linux onto the Alpha processor.

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It’s all about communication

http://www.schiessle.org

"About one week ago the new Fellowship web page was launched. It’s a great improvement over the old one. Finally we have a first-class blogging platform, a first class wiki and a planet to aggregate all weblogs of FSFE’s Fellows. I think this components already show that communication (blogs, planet) and collaboration (wiki) is an essential part of the Fellowship.

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Open source adoption 'anomaly' in Philippines

http://www.zdnetasia.com

Like several economies in the region, open source adoption in the Philippines is gradually expanding as organizations to seek alternatives to expensive proprietary software. But, unlike some markets, early adopters in the country come from the private sector.

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Torvalds and Shuttleworth to speak at LinuxCon 2009

http://www.junauza.com

The inaugural LinuxCon organized by the Linux Foundation is set to become the biggest Linux gathering of 2009. Scheduled for next month, September 21-23, in Portland, Oregon, the event will draw some of the best and the brightest that the Linux community has to offer. No less than Linus Torvalds and Mark Shuttleworth among other industry experts will speak at LinuxCon.

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Red Hat Announces Finalists in Third Annual Innovation Awards

http://www.tradingmarkets.com

Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced the award-winning finalists in its third annual Red Hat and JBoss Innovation Awards.

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Chip Maker VIA joins the Linux Foundation

http://www.h-online.com

VIA Technologies, maker of chip-sets, graphics chips and other components, has joined the Linux Foundation. Richard Brown, VP of marketing at VIA Technologies Inc, said in the announcement "VIA shares the Linux Foundation’s goal of fostering the growth of the Linux ecosystem".

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Ohio Linux Fest [September 25-26] Back to the Future of Linux -- Celebrating 40 Years of Unix!

http://www.ohiolinux.org

Don't miss your last chance to register for Ohio Linux Fest! A mere two weeks away on September 25-26, it's coming faster than a Free Software freight train! Registration has been lighter than past years please forward this release to friends in the Ohio and surrounding areas.

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Top Ten Things I Miss When in Windows

http://jeffhoogland.blogspot.com

There is an old saying that goes "you can't miss what you never had" meaning that for those who have never had something of these things they will have no idea what they are missing out on. The following are the top ten features/programs I find myself grumbling about/missing the most when I am working on the Windows platform:

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If Windows, Linux and OSX Opened Cafes...

http://www.daniweb.com

The New York Times reported today that Apple has opened its first Apple Store in Paris, underneath the Louvre no less, and just two weeks after Microsoft opened up a Windows 7 cafe in Paris in another location.

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