SecureDrop’s Free Install, Oracle Spreads FUD & More…

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FOSS Week in Review

Google wants to put your face on ads

We’ve always wanted to like Google. We want to believe them when they chant their informal motto, “Don’t be evil,” as if it […]

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Watching the Penguin’s Back at All Things Open

Ross Gardler, speaker for Microsoft at All Things Open

You can be certain of one thing; if you’re a penguinista I’ll have your back at the All Things Open conference. I’ll be paying attention. Plenty of good companies and organizations will be represented at […]

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Oracle Losing Its MySQL Grip to MariaDB

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When it comes to Oracle as caretaker of FOSS projects, users are voting with their feet.

The company that already very quickly lost control of OpenOffice when most of the project’s developers bolted, formed the […]

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‘Who Don’t You Trust’ Poll – The Biggest Loser Is…

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It will probably come as no surprise to anyone that Microsoft topped the list in our “Who Don’t You Trust” poll. That’s the poll, launched on May 27th and closed on June 20th, in which […]

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Microsoft Nemesis Dies, SCO Lives & More…

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Friday FOSS Week in Review

We may be paranoid but they are out to get us

In week three (or is it week four?) of the Spy vs. Spy scandal, the Obama folks keep saying […]

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