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Developer Linux News for Feb 20, 2008

  • You Used PHP to Write WHAT?! (Feb 20, 2008, 20:30)
    CIO: "There is no single right answer to every problem and PHP is no exception. The dynamic programming language has its strengths and its weaknesses like any other language..."

  • Introducing Hypertable--A New Open Source Database Project (Feb 20, 2008, 17:30)
    451 CAOS Theory: "Hypertable is an open source (GPLv2) implementation of Google's Bigtable, an internally-deployed database that serves the company's web indexing, Google Earth and Google Finance services..."

  • KDE 4 SIG Interview (Feb 20, 2008, 13:00)
    Fedora: "We caught up with a few members of the KDE SIG to talk about the work they're doing to get it ready for release, their own opinions on the software and what they think about the progress made by Fedora in getting over its GNOME centric reputation..."

  • Usability in Open Source Software (Feb 20, 2008, 02:30)
    The UPA Voice: "Being a designer in an open source project is not easy. For many years, usability specialists were disregarded, under appreciated, and ignored..."

  • How GNU/Linux Gets Contaminated with Software Patents from the Back Door (Feb 20, 2008, 01:45)
    Boycott Novell: "As history has taught us, Microsoft finds it too risky to attack GNU/Linux directly..."

  • Microsoft's DreamSpark--What a Giveaway (Feb 20, 2008, 00:15)
    Linux Journal: "Yesterday, Microsoft announced DreamSpark--an ironic name, since it actually lays bare Microsoft's worst nightmare: that more and more of tomorrow's programmers are growing up using free software for their studies..."