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" 'It's really the first start-up to deal with strictly applications for Linux,' said Tim Ney, spokesman for the Free Software Foundation...

"The company has a temporary name, de Icaza said, called Helix Code, but de Icaza said that while the name is cool, it will not appeal to potential users of software applications."

"Linux Fund's Frederick Berenstein and his partner, William Roseman, declined to specify how much they are investing in de Icaza's company, but they said they only invest in Linux companies in which they can take very large positions, such as a 35 to 40 percent stake."

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