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Linux ‘Bloated’ Claims Came from Novell, Debunked

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Tracing the source of the claims about Linux being "bloated" leads to no surprises and the allegations are soon being refuted

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Microsoft launches new pre-Windows 7 anti-Linux offensive

http://www.itwire.com

Microsoft has confirmed it developed materials that portray Linux as unsuitable for consumer use, and distributed these to retail sales staff around the United States.

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Protecting Linux from Microsoft (Yes, Microsoft Got Caught)

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Earlier this week, the Wall Street Journal’s Nick Wingfield broke a story on Microsoft selling a group of patents to a third party. The end result of this story is good for Linux, even though it doesn’t placate fears of ongoing attacks by Microsoft.

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Red Hat accuses Microsoft of patent FUD

http://blog.internetnews.com

Linux vendor Red Hat sure doesn't seem to like Microsoft much. Red Hat is now alleging that Microsoft is not committed to the path of peace with open source software vendors.

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Microsoft 'indoctrinates' Best Buy workers with anti-Linux 'lies'

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Microsoft (MFST) is "indoctrinating" Best Buy (BBY) workers to sell its highly anticipated Windows 7 operating system using outright lies about the performance of open-source competitor Linux, according to Linux experts and at least one Best Buy employee who has seen the alleged Microsoft training slides.

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How Novell is Monetising FUD

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Novell uses Microsoft's patent FUD against GNU/Linux to generate revenue; Mono spreads to Git

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Microsoft and Its Followers Compare Free Software to Terrorism

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How Microsoft incites the public against those who are critical of its behaviour

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GNU/Linux Was Never a Problem for OLPC, Claims Technical OLPC Staff

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FUD from Nicholas Negroponte is being challenged .

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The Microsoft Crowd Uses the Word Verdict to Throw FUD at ODF, More Spin Comes from Denmark

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Contrary to abundant FUD out there, ODF is not at risk due to the i4i lawsuit

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Microsoft Hostility Towards XML Expands to Hostility Towards HTML

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Microsoft is looking to repossess documents by harming ODF, PDF, and HTML, using patents, FUD, RAND, and Silverlight

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CentOS is NOT Dying, It’s Just Bad Reporting

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Media FUD about CentOS is refuted. Boycott Novell runs on a CentOS server, so it is painful to watch The Register and some other publications spreading FUD about the project.

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Fresh OpenDocument Deception

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More ODF FUD from Microsoft or its apparent affiliates

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GPL and Stallman FUD Now Arriving from the Freedom-apathetic or Freedom-hostile

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Microsoft, Novell and Apple fanfare proves challenging to GNU/FSF; the OSI may also face a new hurdle

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Taking Microsoft to Task Over IE8 ‘Myths’

http://www.webmonkey.com

"Microsoft recently launched a campaign promoting its Internet Explorer 8 browser, making some bold claims about IE8’s capabilities." This article shows the browser comparison chart MS has created but with lots of changes added in red. Humorous!

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Latest Lies and Denials from Mono Advocates, Microsoft

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Shackles of Mono justified using disinformation .

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