Another Behind-the-Scenes Niche Where Open Source is Winning

Hook one of these BLE babies up with facial recognition technology and we’ll be living smack dab in the middle of a Philip K. Dick novel. […]

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Wanted: GNU Project Maintainers

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Would you like to give Linux a boost by contributing your coding skills in the service of a GNU project? Here’s a partial list of some projects that are looking for a little help. […]

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Imagine an Android Phone Without Linux Inside

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Google has plans to replace Linux-based Android with its own built-from-scratch operating system, Fuchsia. Why? Mainly, it seems, to get away from the GPL. […]

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Mozilla Relents, Thunderbird Can Stay

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After nearly a year and a half with an uncertain future, Mozilla tells Thunderbird it can stay and that its future is now certain — in a most uncertain way. […]

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Sex, Love & Software: History of Free Software, Linux and Open Source

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Take a trip through the history of free software, Linux and open source, starting from the early days in the 1980s through 2001. […]

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