Infrastructure Linux News for May 07, 2002
PR: Red Hat Launches Nation's First K-12 Red Hat Linux Education Program
(May 07, 2002, 22:00)
"Red Hat, Inc. has announced its K-12 Red Hat Linux Pilot
Program, designed to extend the availability of the Internet and
computing technology to all schools, regardless of size or budget,
improving the overall learning experience for all students...
Tonight Live: Punted in Peru, HOT AOTC, and Winning Minds One at a Time (May 07, 2002, 20:30)
"In particular we will discuss the hot story from over the
weekend of Microsoft getting THRASHED by Peruvian congressman Dr
Edgar David Villanueva Nunez, as well as some very HOT news from
the American Open Technology Consortium. As a follow-up to last
week we will discuss some major back tracking on MS license claims
from a story from a week ago..."
OpenSourceSchools.org: Linux Enables Safe Computer Donations to Schools
(May 07, 2002, 19:00)
"In an official announcement from the SchoolForge group today,
spokesman Leon Brooks refuted statements on Microsoft's website
which have been widely interpreted as a roadblock to the acceptance
of donated computers by schools and other needy
NetworkComputing: 'Team'Work Pays Off for Linux (May 07, 2002, 17:30)
"We didn't just examine the shiny exteriors--we hopped in and
took each service for a test-drive. Under the guise of mythical
company Surreal Systems and using pseudonyms, we called support
lines to evaluate both technical competence and
PR: Red Hat Launches New Channels to Support Education (May 07, 2002, 11:00)
"Red Hat, Inc. has announced the Red Hat Network Education
Channels, designed to support students and educators with access to
the Red Hat Linux 7.3 operating system via Red Hat Network..."
AbiWord Weekly News #90 by Jesper Skov (May 07, 2002, 09:00)
This week's news from the AbiWord Project.