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Microsoft Pays Ziff Davis to Promote Windows Vista

http://boycottnovell.com

Ziff Davis, a supposedly objective publisher, is publicly promoting Microsoft products for the company's dollars

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Press Says Sun Microsystems Used to be Called Novell

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The press makes a serious mistake about Novell's former CEO

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I TOO WANT TO BE A HACKER

http://pramode.net

Finally a Malayalam newspaper tells its readers who a real hacker is. Its another refreshing example of the Free Software awareness in Kerala. This news paper is most popular news daily in Kerala. I hope the world will follow another great lead from Kerala.

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Elisa - open Media center, multimedia player for openSUSE Linux

http://www.susegeek.com

Elisa is an open source cross-platform media center connecting the Internet to an all-in-one media player. While primary development and deployment platform is GNU/Linux and Unix operating systems, elisa also currently support Microsoft Windows. Elisa runs on top of the GStreamer multimedia framework.

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Created by susegeek 6 years 13 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 13 weeks ago
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Beware the Novell Talking Heads and Passive Sympathisers

http://boycottnovell.com

Pro-Novell deception in the press and in blogs. "[Matt Asay] now comes out (yes, once more) to defend Novell’s latest FUD attack on Red Hat. "

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Created by komrad 6 years 28 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 27 weeks ago
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‘Open Source software is the software establishment!’

http://www.dhanapalan.com

It can be amusing when news articles or blogs are written about a report/study that has only been released or read in excerpt. Small snippets can be extremely controversial on their own, and are easily taken out of the context of the gestalt article.

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VLC - The Universial Media Player

http://thedailyubuntu.blogspot.com

VLC (VideoLan) is a cross-platform universial media player. It supports a variety of different inputs, including DVD, VCD, MPEG, AVI, WMV, MP4, and MOV. It has full subtitle support, as well as built-in video filters. There are skins for VLC available at the developer website.

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Created by kedelbrock 6 years 44 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 44 weeks ago
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Entertainer - media center solution

http://www.entertainer-project.com

Entertainer aims to be a simple and easy-to-use media center solution for Gnome and XFce desktop environments. Entertainer is written completely in Python using object-oriented programming paradigm. It uses GStreamer multimedia framework for multimedia playback.

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UK looks to relax restrictive copyright laws

http://www.linuxworld.com

The U.K. is looking to change copyright laws that make it illegal to copy music for personal use and for libraries to archive material under copyright.

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Created by C733tus 6 years 48 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 48 weeks ago
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Eyes Wide :Open: Source Media

http://plugincinema.com

You have just spent months working on your latest animated short. Hours and hours of work bent over a computer, pouring out your technical and creative heart, and finally it is finished. It is ready for distribution. Your next step is to put the animation on your website for people to download for free.

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New York Times: The Next Leap for Linux

http://www.nytimes.com

LINUX runs the Google servers that manage billions of searches each day. It also runs the TiVo digital video recorder, the Motorola Razr cellphone and countless other electronic devices. But why would anyone want to use Linux, an open-source operating system, to run a PC?

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The Media on SCO Bankruptcy

http://www.groklaw.net

I thought it would be fun to include some of the media reaction to the news of the SCO bankruptcy filing. Some of the headlines are inspired. The winner has to be "SCO files Chapter 11 bankruptcy - Seeks court protection from its own lawsuits". My personal favorite is, "SCO files for Chapter 11, threatens business as usual." There is also a funny graphic in the collection.

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Created by C733tus 7 years 13 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 13 weeks ago
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Linux media center distro rev's up

http://www.desktoplinux.com

A project aimed at building a Linux distribution for media center PCs has achieved a major new release. LinuxMCE 0704 is based on Kubuntu, and offers lots of flashy features, such as whole-house high-definition video distribution, optional alpha-blended graphics, gyroscopic remote control, and much more.

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Created by missgeek 7 years 17 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 17 weeks ago
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Linux media centre integrates YouTube

http://www.reghardware.co.uk

Neuros Technology has rolled out pre-release firmware for its Linux-based OSD networkable set-top box that allows the gadget to suck down and show YouTube content.

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Created by bluecheese 7 years 23 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 23 weeks ago
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Neuros’ open set-top-box

http://www.last100.com

Users are [normally] left trying to hack these devices [Media streaming boxes] against the wishes of manufacturers (see our post ‘When will Steve Jobs open up the AppleTV?‘) or have to make-do with whatever official features are implemented.

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Created by leo 7 years 24 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 24 weeks ago
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