Emesene 1.5 Windows Messenger Client with Webcam Support

Aug 24, 2009

Emesene is a Linux client for communicating over Windows Live Messenger. The current version brings first-time webcam support.

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Linux Moves Ahead in Smartphone Markets

Aug 24, 2009

New studies have shown Windows Mobile to have around a 10% share of the smartphone market. Now Samsung wants to migrate its phones to a Linux system.

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2 + 8 = Glass: Android Desktop Phone Seeking Market Entry

Aug 24, 2009

The Android based, VoIP-capable Glass phone with a chip each for operating system and telephony plus an 8" touchscreen is supposed to welcome a new era in business telephony.

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Mozilla to EU: Microsoft Settlement Proposal Not Enough

Aug 20, 2009

Mozilla has taken a position on the European Union's proposed settlement with Microsoft about browser integration in Windows 7. Both Mozilla Foundation's Mitchell Baker and Mozilla's general counsel feel that Microsoft is benefiting all too well from the settlement.

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Security Leaks Discovered in Pidgin

Aug 20, 2009

The free instant messaging client Pidgin has closed security leaks in the Linux versions 2.6.0 and 2.6.1 that appeared in connection with MSN.

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Weave Sync Performance Improvements

Aug 19, 2009

Mozilla developers have released a status report on the web synchronization service Weave.

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Moonlight 2.0 Enters Test Phase

Aug 18, 2009

The first beta version of Moonlight 2.0 has been released. Moonlight is the free counterpart to Silverlight, Microsoft-Novell's attempt to rival Flash.

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Chrome Clone Alpha on Linux

Aug 14, 2009

Iron, a privacy clone of the Chrome Google browser, is now released in its first test version on Linux.

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