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Thumbs up to Ubuntu for Removing a Part of MS; TurboHercules Likely a Psystar-Type MS Shell

http://boycottnovell.com

An analysis combining Ubuntu's relationship with Microsoft proxies such as Yahoo! search and Mono; more on how TurboHercules may be connected to Microsoft and why IBM's response was tactless

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What bothers me about the Ubuntu-Yahoo deal

http://www.psychocats.net

On Tuesday, Rick Spencer announced on the Ubuntu developers mailing list that Ubuntu has entered a revenue sharing deal with Yahoo! and will make Yahoo! the default search engine. Well, I believe the community should have been consulted.

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Ubuntu Could Profit From Both Yahoo, Google

http://www.workswithu.com

Talk about a careful balancing act involving Ubuntu. Canonical appears to have financial relationships with both Google and Yahoo. Here's how the relationships - involving Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx) and Google Chrome OS - are shaping up. Plus, the potential financial implications for Canonical.

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Ubuntu changes Firefox default search provider to Yahoo!

https://lists.ubuntu.com

Why? Canonical has negotiated a revenue sharing deal with Yahoo!

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Yahoo's Lawful Spying Guide - PDF

http://cryptome.org

Downloadable Yahoo pdf describes their procedures for supplying law enforcement with information gleaned from their customers. Currently fourth entry on Crytome's index. Internet privacy? Not guaranteed by Yahoo.

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Did Microsoft Also Poison Yahoo’s Free Software?

http://boycottnovell.com

Microsoft's agitation of Yahoo! since February 2008 takes its toll on more Free software-oriented staff

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Yet Another Reason to avoid Proprietary Cloud Computing

http://egov-india.blogspot.com

"Richard Stallman, Founder of GNU Project and Free Software Foundation, inaugurated the Centre for Excellence in E-governance in Department of Management Studies,Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi on Thursday, December 18, 2008 as part of 6th International Conference on E-governance (December 18-20, 2008)..." --

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Q&A: Richard Stallman, founder of the GNU Project and the Free Software Foundation

http://www.vnunet.com

"In an exclusive interview with vnunet.com, Stallman discusses his views on free versus proprietary and open source software, social networking sites and privacy issues..."

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Life Without Open Source?

http://ostatic.com

Let's face it, open source software runs the Internet. Without it we wouldn't have basic services like DNS, or even the web server that's sending you this page. This isn't a new phenomenon. People have been writing and distributing OSS software since the Internet was born. I'm always amused when people characterize it as a new-fangled thing.

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Google, Yahoo, MySpace team up on OpenSocial

http://www.linuxworld.com

Yahoo, Google and MySpace have formed a foundation to promote the OpenSocial platform as a neutral, community-governed specification for building social-networking applications, the companies announced Tuesday.

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Microsoft rejects Yahoo! rejection

http://www.regdeveloper.co.uk

Just a few hours after Yahoo! rejected Microsoft's $44.6bn purchase offer, the Redmond-based software giant has responded, reiterating that it "reserves the right to pursue all necessary steps to ensure that Yahoo!'s shareholders are provided with the opportunity to realize the value inherent in our proposal."

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Yahoo Board to Reject Microsoft Bid

http://online.wsj.com

Yahoo Inc.'s board plans to reject Microsoft Corp.'s unsolicited $44.6 billion offer to acquire the Web giant, a person familiar with the situation says.

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How Would GNU/Linux Users Be Affected by Yahoo-Microsoft Merger?

http://itmanagement.earthweb.com

Articles about Microsoft's bid have probably tired you to death by now, but this article discusses one particular aspect of the potential takeover, namely its effect on GNU/Linux and BSD users. Here's a point-by-point analysis of the impact, covering several of the key issues:

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Google Offers to Help Yahoo Fight Off Microsoft

http://online.wsj.com

Google Inc. Chief Executive Eric Schmidt called Yahoo Inc. CEO Jerry Yang to offer his company's help in any effort to thwart Microsoft Corp.'s unsolicited $44.6 billion bid for Yahoo, say people familiar with the matter.

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Created by vlovindia 6 years 41 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 41 weeks ago
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Will the real monopolist please stand up?

http://blogs.zdnet.com

That didn’t take long. The lawyers already are issuing statements over the Microsoft bid for Yahoo.

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