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SCO Shares Plummet In Novell Ruling Aftermath

http://www.informationweek.com

The business software distributor is considering its options in light of a judge's ruling denying its ownership claims on the Unix operating system.

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Big business on free software

http://www.monitor.co.ug

Software costs money. Some people avoid this cost initially by slyly using an unauthorized version, or what is called pirated software.

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Morton: no merging of OpenSolaris with Linux

http://blogs.zdnet.com

At his LinuxWorld opening keynote, Andrew Morton made it very clear that the appointment of former OSDL CTO and Debian co-founder Ian Murdock to Sun’s OS platforms organization will not translate into a merging between the open source version of Solaris Unix with Linux.

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Nokia director speaks on Linux, open source

http://www.linuxdevices.com

"Linux is the launching pad you need to stand on to be productive," said Nokia's open source director, Ari Jaaksi, at LinuxWorld Wednesday. "We have never managed to bring out a product in such a short time, with so few resources," he added, referring to Nokia's Linux-based Internet tablets.

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Red Hat small business desktops available in Australia early 2008

http://www.itwire.com

Linux vendor Red Hat's first Linux desktop product aimed at small businesses will be available to system builders in Australia at the beginning of 2008, according to a senior executive at the company.

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Who Are Microsoft's Competitors?

http://www.microsoft-watch.com

The company's annual report offers its perspective on who it competes with and where.

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HP's graphics library goes GPL

http://www.theregister.co.uk

HP has burrowed deep into the data center for its package of LinuxWorld-related announcements. Software libraries, code testing and pay-per-use Linux? Sure, why not.

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How to sneak Linux into your office

http://www.itbusiness.ca

I’m actually beginning to picture a day when users start to ask their IT departments why they can’t run Ubuntu Linux at work, the way they do at home.

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Novell CEO confirms that Microsoft is a reality

http://www.theregister.co.uk

Novell's chief executive has justified his company's contentious Microsoft hook-up to open source devotees by claiming the deal is critical to the long-term success of their favorite operating system.

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Mobile Linux group gets wider support

http://www.linuxworld.com

A nonprofit organization formed by six of the biggest names in the cell phone business to promote the use of Linux of handsets has gotten wider industry support.

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Lenovo Targets Rural China With Basic PC

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Lenovo Group Ltd. said Friday it will sell a basic personal computer aimed at China's vast but poor rural market and priced as low as $199.

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Free software among the biggest world brands

http://desdeamericaconamor.org

The title might be totally misleading but let me explain what I mean. Today Business Week has published an update on their list of Best Global Brands (there is a PDF with the top 100 ranking). There are many brands linked to software development in the top positions. Let's see how free software is doing there:

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"Open source business model" takes on a new meaning with the Open Business Foundation

http://www.linux.com

"The Open Business Foundation (OBF) operates on two premises: that the open source development community makes good business sense, and that small businesses can be more successful if they band together with each other to share resources of all kinds."

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Googlephone could be powered by Linux and free of charge

http://www.daniweb.com

Could the Googlephone, in a move which would perfectly match it being Linux powered, be the first totally free cellphone?

By combining Google applications and services with the advertising revenue on a Google specific handset, there is even the rather intriguing prospect of not having to pay a few hundred bucks for the hardware and a monthly fee to use it.

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Linux: Ready for Prime Time?

http://redmondmag.com

The jury is out on whether smaller shops can actually work with open source operating systems.

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