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Companies drive open source success?

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A new report says that large IT vendors are responsible for open source’s accelerated adoption and change.

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Open source isn't free software

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There's a long standing argument over the differences between "open-source" software and "free" software. But, a more common error outside of software ideology circles is that you can use open-source software anyway you please. Nope. Wrong. It's never been that way.

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There’s No ‘Open Source’ with Microsoft

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Attempts to marry open source and Microsoft are further debated across the Web

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Microsoft Appoints Robert Duffner to Fight Freedom and Harm GNU/Linux

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A new Microsoft guy, Robert Duffner, is 'marketed' to the press where he promotes open source just on Windows

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Is Microsoft Embracing Open Source? Like a Python Embraces a Gazelle

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A few remarks about Microsoft "Oxite" and a video about "embrace, extend, and extinguish" (EEE)

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Amarok 2.0.0 Released

http://amarok.kde.org

After nearly 2 years of work, the next major version of the music manager Amarok is released. On its own, this release brings a ton of cool new features to the player, but it also provides the platform on which future improvements will be added. Cool new stuff includes smooth integration of Internet content and a brand new playlist.

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A look at free software in Ecuador

http://news.northxsouth.com

Marco Fioretti recently published an article (A look at free software in Ecuador) about his experiences at the Congress on Free Software and Democratization of Knowledge hosted in Quito, Ecuador. Rafael Bonifaz, a friend of North by South, is cited in the article talking about Elastix, a GNU/Linux distribution mostly developed in Ecuador.

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FLOSS & the Hacked Ideology

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A poem about the impact of the process of software compilation over Freedom. Who can affirm that the meal we give you to eat is in correlation with the recipe we said it was made of ? Provocative thought.

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Sun on open source: What doesn't kill you...

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Open source is the very thing that has crippled Sun, yet Sun is looking to open source, to hobble its competitors and revive its future. We often talk in the technology industry about the need to cannibalize your own business before someone else does it to you. Sun may be a little late off the starting blocks, but it's fascinating to watch its race against time

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6 Diamonds in the Rough for Evaluating Open Source Apps | OStatic

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In addition to the information we provide on open source projects, there are many good sites that allow you to further investigate open source projects before you make the decision to download and install. Sure, you're likely to know SourceForge and Eclipse, but where else can you look? Here are six good choices.

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Take Back the Tech Campaign in Central America

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Today more than ever, it is important for women and girls to use technologies to improve their lives, especially in Central America.. In spite of this, there are amazing women from all the region, who write primarily about technology and who try to make a difference in the lives of women.

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PatientOS Open Source (GPL) EMR/EHR v0.85 released

http://www.patientos.org

PatientOS is an Open Source EMR for Hospitals, Physician Offices and other Healthcare Facilities. Version 0.85 brings the following features:

- All new look and feel.
- Role based security.
- Multi-facility logic.
- Extensive tool and chart enhancements.
- Progress Notes
- Custom physician documentation
- Detailed allergy, symptom, diagnosis, problem lists.

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C++ Code Completion and Qt Signals/Slots in KDevelop 4 IDE

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Most C++/Qt programmers love the signals and slots, since they allow getting stuff up and running really fast. KDevelop 4 allows you to see all places where a signal/slot is connected, intelligently rename it, and to intelligently rename any types involved in the signature. Together with highlighting this can help detect broken connections.

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Free Software Supply Chains

http://aseigo.blogspot.com

Over the past few months I've been quietly tracking our upstream and downstream interactions. The motivation for this has been my experience with the KDE 4 series, in which we have both been on more people's radar (when was the last time NVidia mentioned KDE 3 in a driver release?) and seen more train-wrecks both up- and down-stream from us.

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KDE 4.2 Beta 1 Provides First Look at Upcoming User Experience

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KDE Community today announced the immediate availability of "Caterpillar", (a.k.a KDE 4.2 Beta 1), the first testing release of the new KDE 4.2 desktop. Caterpillar is aimed at testers and reviewers. It should provide a solid ground to report bugs that need to be tackled before KDE 4.2.0 is released. Reviewers can use this beta to get a first look at the upcoming KDE 4.2 desktop which provides significant improvements all over the desktop and applications.

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