Daily Archives: April 21, 2012

BOOOM! Oracle’s Copyright Case v Google Takes a Big Hit

Oracle’s list of claimed violations of software patents has been cut short. Now Oracle’s claims of coyright violation, instead of being decided by the jury may be cut short by the judge. He’s going to decide as a matter of … Continue reading

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Picasa

I just read that Picasa will no longer be released for GNU/Linux. I won’t miss it because I have been using other applications but this is an example of the problems that M$ wilfully created by offering ever more complex … Continue reading

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Linus on Ideology

Linus Torvalds: “Linux doesn’t have an ideology, no,and I don’t think it should. The important part of the question is the word ‘an’; I do think there can be many ideologies: I do it for my own reasons, other people … Continue reading

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Better Security for Indian Naval Computers

“The operating system of all the official computers in Southern Naval Command (SNC) at Kochi is switching over to an exclusively designed Linux from Windows. The uploading of new software is going at full swing. This is an after-effect of … Continue reading

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