Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.
Search Linux Today
Linux News Sections:  Developer -  High Performance -  Infrastructure -  IT Management -  Security -  Storage -
Linux Today Navigation
LT Home
Contribute
Contribute
Link to Us
Linux Jobs


More on LinuxToday


Is Open Source The Stock Flavor of the Month?

Aug 31, 2007, 00:45 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Dana Blankenhorn)

"In a bid to boost its stock price, Sun Microsystems changed its ticker symbol Monday to JAVA.

"The market's reaction? That's fine, kid, here's a quarter. From the time of the announcement on Thursday through its Tuesday peak shares gained about 25 cents. That may not sound like much, but with 3.66 billion shares outstanding it's about $900 million..."

Complete Story

Related Stories: