Top 10 Free Software Daily stories this week!

Top 10 Free Software Daily stories this week!


Sun, 2007-07-08 16:00 -- admin

You get the best free software news at FSDaily... because YOU decide what's important. Here are the top 10 FSDaily stories from the last week as voted by the members. Don't like 'em? Think something's missing? Want to know more? Head to FSDaily and get voting!

Top 10 stories:

  1. Does Microsoft have nowhere to run?— The more I think about Microsoft, the more I realise that they are, possibly for the first time, seriously cornered (or surrounded, depending on how you want to see it). A little history will clarify why I think so - and why I think that this might really be the beginning of the end for Microsoft. read more...

  2. Don't get Swiftfox!— Swiftfox is nice and fast Firefox replacement, it is an optimized built of Firefox. Some of us are using it. But, everything can't be so good. Why we shouldn't "get Swiftfox"? read more...

  3. Linus Torvalds on Core 2 Duo Errata: "Totally insignificant"— “These processors are buggy as hell, and some of these bugs don’t just cause development/debugging problems, but will ASSUREDLY be exploitable from userland code," Raadt said. read more...

  4. Win 25 000 euro for fighting Microsoft— The Foundation for Free Information Infrastructure (FFII) has offered a prize for the best campaign against Microsoft's attempt to gain international standardisation for its Office format. read more...

  5. MS: We'll only interoperate if you sign a patent deal. Red Hat: No.— So, negotiations between Red Hat and Microsoft appear to be ongoing in the media. [...] So, let's see. How does this work? "I got it and you got it but I make money when you use it." Who wouldn't want that? Um... Red Hat. Why not, Microsoft beguiles. I'll tip you. read more...

  6. Elive - Are You Ready for a New Linux Experience?— When we hear Debian, we think of something humongous, a still heavyweight champion among Linux distributions worldwide. Many distributions were, are and will be based on Debian Linux. read more...

  7. Linus Torvalds: Microsoft Just Made Up The Number—Linus Torvalds shares with EFYTimes his views on Microsoft's claim that Linux infringes on at least 235 of its patents. read more...

  8. The Global Software Industry in Transformation: After GPLv3— Eben Moglen discusses the transformation of the software industry that will follow GPLv3. read more...

  9. Are you the Linux type?—n just about any occupation there are several different types of people. In fact the psychiatrists have them all broken down into nice little boxes. read more...

  10. The Real Meaning of GNU GPLv3— Now that the final version of the GNU General Public Licence version 3 has been released, the in-depth analysis of its implications can begin. read more...

Thanks to merc, hekumcan, Jimbob, Leo, bluecheese, bridget, and lozz for these stories!

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