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Speeding Up Free Software Adoption — External and Internal Routes to Success

http://boycottnovell.com

An article discussing minor obstacles to Free software triumph

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The Many Signs That GNU/Linux Grew Significantly in 2007 - Part 2

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An article that looks at the penetration of GNU/Linux one year ago - part 2

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Open-source companies crashing en masse? Puh-lease!

http://news.cnet.com

Remember Trip Chowdhry, the analyst with Global Equities Research? He's the guy who said that Red Hat is rubbish, and that the entire LAMP stack is potty, too. He said this a year ago, and Red Hat has delivered three solid quarters of growth and profitability since then.

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FYI: Linux is Here to Stay, and Rule!

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I'm sometimes annoyed when I read some ignorant people's comment that Linux doesn't matter anymore and that it is slowly dying. A comment from a blog said, "Linux?

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Firefox market share exceeds 20%, Internet Explorer dips below 70%

http://www.tgdaily.com

It has been six weeks since Firefox 3 has been released and if we believe market share numbers provided by an ongoing survey of NetApplications, then it appears that Mozilla has had a successful launch with market share gains, especially at the expense of Microsoft’s Internet Explorer.

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GPL Project Watch List for Week of 06/13

http://gpl3.blogspot.com

The GPL v3 Watch List is intended to give you a snapshot of the GPLv3/LGPLv3 adoption for June 7th through June 13th, 2008.

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Linux up to speed on mobile devices

http://www.computerworld.com.au

Linux, which has been much maligned by Symbian and Microsoft as a non-starter in the handset operating system market, is set to see strong growth as issues with framework fragmentation and silicon requirements are alleviated.

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Firefox reached 29% share in Europe

http://mozillalinks.org

XiTi Monitor has released the latest numbers on browsers utilization in Europe and the rest of the world, announcing it has reached about 29% in March 2008.

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Nearly 20% of Mid- and High-end Mobile Devices Will Run a Linux Operating System by 2013

http://www.mobiletechnews.com

Linux, which has been much maligned by Symbian and Microsoft as a non-starter in the handset operating system market, is set to see strong growth as issues with framework fragmentation and silicon requirements are alleviated.

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Gartner: Open source will quietly take over

http://news.zdnet.co.uk

In a few years' time, almost all businesses will use open source, according to Gartner; even though IT managers may be unaware of it, and prefer to talk about fashions such as software as a service.

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Linux desktop market share is up as much as 61 percent, study finds

http://www.cnet.com

It's possible that the Linux desktop will never be anything more than a fad among geeky enthusiasts. If so, a growing swell of people appear to be much more faddish of late, as numbers from W3Counter.com appear to indicate.

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Watch out Red Hat, there's someone following you

http://www.itwire.com

Red Hat has just released some remarkable results for the first US quarter. In a couple of years, it might find such achievements a mite harder to come by if the views of those who participated in a survey about open source recently are valid.

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Open source up 26% in the enterprise

http://www.businessreviewonline.com

More good news for the open source community just in: an analysis of its enterprise customers by OpenLogic found that for 2007 as a whole, the use of open source among enterprise customers is up 26% year-on-year. Enterprises on average used a whopping 94 different open source packages last year, compared to 75 in 2006…

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Linux PC Models Multiply As Vista Struggles

http://www.informationweek.com

Demand for Linux systems is such that some retailers are selling out. Last year, for instance, Wal-Mart for a time couldn't fulfill orders for Everex's $199 gPC.

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Signposts of GNU/Linux Growth in 2007, Part 1

http://itmanagement.earthweb.com

It is sometimes forgotten that GNU/Linux is more than just a desktop operating system. Linux, being a well-engineered kernel, is used extensively and also funded for its important role in several different areas of computing.

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