FSF Petitions Against iPad Use of DRM

Jan 29, 2010

The iPad presented in San Francisco by Apple chief Steve Jobs has enraged the Free Software Foundation (FSF). It seems Apple is increasingly compromising user freedom by imposing Digital Restrictions Management (DRM) on the tablet.

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CeBIT Open Source Project Lounge -- BRODEL Business Suite BRODEL Business suite - web-based business software

Jan 29, 2010

Brodel Business Suite is among the 15 projects that will present their work at CeBIT, offering an open source ordering system for B2B.

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CeBIT Open Source Project Lounge -- Nexenta Nexenta server platform

Jan 29, 2010

Nexenta is among the 15 projects that will present their work at CeBIT, offering an open source server platform, combining the OpenSolaris kernel with Debian GNU/Linux system.

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Universal Password Manager for Android

Jan 29, 2010

The Universal Password Manager (UPM) is now also available in an Android version 1.0.

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Firefox and Codecs: "Face of Mozilla" at Will of Community

Jan 29, 2010

Mitchell Baker, Mozilla Foundation cofounder and present at the open source meeting in Munich sponsored by the foundation and OpenOffice.org, recommitted the open course the Firefox browser was taking with video codecs, but still wishes for more user feedback.

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Yahoo and Ubuntu Deal on search Engines

Jan 28, 2010

Among the changes to Ubuntu 10.04 is that Google will lose its place to Yahoo as the Firefox standard search engine. Canonical attributes it to financial reasons.

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Oracle Supports MySQL and OpenOffice

Jan 28, 2010

Following the European Commission's OK to Oracle's takeover of Sun Microsystems, Oracle has now released a statement from their top management about MySQL and Solaris.

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Apple Presents iPad

Jan 28, 2010

Steve Jobs presented the iPad tablet computer in San Francisco among great anticipation.

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