In the Depths of the Cloud, Open Source and Proprietary Leviathans Fight to the Death

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Just because open source is winning in the enterprise, that doesn’t mean that the proprietary folks have given up their old tricks. […]

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The Future of Desktop Ubuntu

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With all the changes happening at Canonical, you might wonder what this means for the future of desktop Ubuntu, besides the return to the GNOME desktop. […]

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The Linux Foundation: Not a Friend of Desktop Linux, the GPL, or Openness

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After stirring up a ruckus by using words like “restrictive” and “virus” to describe the GPL in a Linux.com article, the Linux Foundation responds by quietly removing the post from the website.

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New Open Source License Compatibility Company Debuts with a Bang

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Finding compatibility issues in open source software is tedious and complex. Roblimo explains why organizations that look for compliance issues are a valuable asset to the FOSS community.

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DuckDuckGo Ups Ante: Gives $300K to ‘Raise the Standard of Trust’

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For the seventh year in a row, the search engine that promises not to stalk your online moves puts its money where its mouth is, this year by donating $300,000 to organizations that work towards […]

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