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An open letter to Steve Ballmer from Mandriva’s blog. UPDATE: maybe things are getting repaired.
IP Innovation LLC sued Red Hat and Novell (yes, Novell) for patent infringement about multiple workspaces (you’re right, this is unbelievable). Is there Microsoft hand? We can’t say that but we know that IP Innovation LLC has just recruited some Microsoft executives… Please read the complete article on Groklaw.
hey, my Windows is not working, can you fix it with your Ubuntu? That sentence still makes me smile :)
Many bloggers talked about the Liberation fonts released by Red Hat but when I read the press release I thought “why none thought about that before?” i hear people say “Linux doesn’t work, I open a Word document and it’s all broken”. It’s the “90-10″ rule, 10% of a system causes 90% problems. Our Linux [...]
Taken from this article on businessweek: Dell Inc. has agreed to work with Microsoft Corp. and Novell Inc. under an alliance the rival software makers formed last year to make it easier for the Windows operating system and the increasingly popular Linux system to work together Dell surely have its own reasons to choose Ubuntu [...]
Talking about web we have many open standards, actually we also have an open standard for documents (opendocument). Till now animations were only done by Macromedia Flash, now is going out Microsoft Silverlight, both with obviously different “protocols”. We (Linux users) had some difficulties with flash player in the past, some guys are working on [...]
This post is nothing more than a reminder to me, ruby.NET is out today, Microsoft is working with Zend to build PHP.NET, is bigM trying to catch developers working with open languages? This surely mean that these languages gained (with python) so much audience and respectability that no one should ignore them.
No no, that’s not what you’re thinking, I’m just talking about the development cycle… It seems to me that bigM is reacting the right way to the free software challenge, between ie6 and ie7 we had to wait for something like 5 years, not they’re already talking about new forthcoming features. I hope the challenge [...]