IT Management Linux News for Jun 15, 2007
The Manager's View of GPL Version 3: Two (and a Half) Things to Like and Two More to Look Out For (Jun 15, 2007, 21:45)
CIO: "Part of the uncertainty stems from the
fact that it was hard to pin down the exact nature of GPLv3 until
late in the day..."
What Does MS Want?--Brains for Sale? (Jun 15, 2007, 21:00)
Groklaw: "Just what is that bridge Microsoft
has had with academia, I wondered? What does Microsoft have in mind
for Open Source businesses that sign up for that bridge...?"
A Slight Difference of Opinion: Linspire's Deal with Microsoft (Jun 15, 2007, 17:15)
Computer Business Review: "Whatever can have
changed Linspire's opinion I wonder...?"
News Flash: Microsoft Finds That it is God of its Own World (Jun 15, 2007, 15:45)
CNET News: "I must admit that I am
shocked--SHOCKED--that Microsoft found that its software is better
than open source software on the desktop for European
Microsoft's Next Linux Partner Is...? (Jun 15, 2007, 13:30)
Linux-Watch: "I started thinking about how
nice Linspire CEO Kevin Carmony was in his comments about
Sun's McNealy: 'Kick Butt and Have Fun' (Jun 15, 2007, 10:30)
China Daily/LinuxInsider: "McNealy, who lives
in a Microsoft-free household and believes everyone should have a
smart Java Latest News about Java chip behind their ears, sat down
with China Daily reporter Wang Xing to talk about his
Is Open Source Complacent? (Jun 15, 2007, 00:45)
ITtoolbox: "This time Linspire has signed a
deal with Microsoft to license VOIP and Windows proprietary media
formats and true type fonts. My question is why...?"
Microsoft Inks Linspire: Is Red Hat Next? (Jun 15, 2007, 00:00)
ZDNet: "Now there are two ways to read these
Microsoft-Linux pacts. Duncan Riley at TechCrunch writes that
Microsoft is creating an anybody-but-Red-Hat club to outflank the