Google funds OGG Theora

Apr 12, 2010

Grant goes toward development of ARM-optimized video codec

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Apple Granted Design Patent on CoverFlow

Apr 08, 2010

Media player programs that bear a "substantially similar" appearance are subject to change

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Songbird Project Drops Linux Support

Apr 07, 2010

Songbird considers itself an iTunes alternative and while the project has had some success in that regard, not so much under Linux.

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FSFE and FFII to Radio Station Winners: "rOGG on"

Apr 05, 2010

Radio Free Deutschland: For Document Freedom Day, March 31 2010, a couple of European radio stations were granted awards for using open standards.

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The Ubuntu One Music Store Now Online

Mar 23, 2010

Just missing the beta deadline, Ubuntu has today placed the version 10.04 of the new Music Store online for testing.

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Ubuntu One Music Store: Tops or Flop?

Mar 17, 2010

Music seems to be a viable income stream also under Linux. After Amarok and Rhythmbox have earned at least a few hundred bucks with Magnatune, Ubuntu is now breaking into the market as well.

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KDE Sub-Project for Real Time Communication

Feb 24, 2010

Chat, instant messaging and video communication: the KDE Real Time Communication and Collaboration (RTCC) project wants to improve the integration of real time communication into the desktop environment.

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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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