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Why computer programs should not be patentable – In easy-to-understand terms.

http://silentcoder.co.za

"Lawyers have successfully managed to argue that computer programs are not mathematics and thus should not be covered by the exclusion of mathematics from patentable material. This comes from a deep misunderstanding of how computers really work – particularly as implementations of a universal turing machine. Some great papers on this have been written – including this one at groklaw.

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Created by can.axis 4 years 18 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 18 weeks ago
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Top 9 Linux Applications of 2009

http://www.learningubuntu.com

From all of the new programs and releases that came out in 2009, a few particular programs deserve some extra recognition for their amazing work and progress.

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Created by starvingShopper 4 years 50 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 50 weeks ago
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Projects that make GNOME rock!

http://perkypants.org

With my GNOME Foundation hat on I thought that, rather than taking the easy way out by plugging a bunch of our rocking applications, it might be cool to show off some of the projects that make GNOME rock:

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Created by serdar 6 years 48 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 48 weeks ago
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10 Great Portable Apps...

http://techystuff.info

Although these programs are for Windows, they are open source, I believe.

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Created by TechyStuff 7 years 22 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 21 weeks ago
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