NASA: 2009 Was Second Hottest Year on Recordview story

http://www.dailytech.com – Evidence of a warming planet grows... (General)

Google Posts Strong Q4 2009 Resultsview story

http://www.dailytech.com – Despite double digit growth, some analysts were disappointed... (General)

Samsung Wins $6.7B Green Energy Deal in Canadaview story

http://www.dailytech.com – Some Canadian officials claim Samsung was given preferential treatment... (General)

FOSS Feats and Follies: Q&A With Red Hat Fedora Project Leader Paul Frieldsview story

http://www.linuxinsider.com – Red Hat Linux and the Fedora Project developers will soon introduce core technological improvements to provide better desktop environments and video driver support in the upcoming release of both the commercial and the free open source operating systems later this year. (General)

Sir Tim Unveils Slick UK Government Services Siteview story

http://www.linuxinsider.com – Move over Data.gov. The United Kingdom has unveiled its own version of an open source database for its citizens, and the U.S. version pales in comparison. The site, data.gov.uk, which has been running in beta since last September, opened to the public this week to much fanfare. (General)

News: No Country for Linux Newbies?view story

http://www.raiden.net – How does one make it through the fire from Linux newbie to a full-fledged user? The process is no harder than any other system -- just different, argues Slashdot blogger Barbara Hudson. Switching to Linux is no harder than switching to OS X, for example -- "just without the black turtlenecks and th ... (Distributions)

News: Pivot has become an Apache Top-Level Projectview story

http://www.raiden.net – Apache Pivot is suitable for developing Java-based Rich Internet Applications (RIA) and is designed to compete with Flex and Silverlightmore ... (Distributions)

News: ECS NVIDIA GeForce GT '40 51'MBview story

http://www.raiden.net – A month after NVIDIA launched the GeForce GT ''0 graphics card they rolled out the GeForce GT '40, to further fill the performance void between the GT'16-based GT ''0 and the GeForce GTS '50 that had been around since March. The $100 GeForce GT '40 has received some praise for its low-power consumpt ... (Distributions)

News: IE is so secure we just had to build an OS out of it.view story

http://www.raiden.net – Microsofts new Gazelle concept is the greatest thing to hit Linux or the computer industry as a whole ever. According to Microsoft, Gazelle is a secure web browser constructed as a multi-principal OS. I never thought I would live to see the day that Microsoft announces its own suicide.more ... (Distributions)

News: Stay away from OpenOffice.org until Oracle shows commitment, analyst saysview story

http://www.raiden.net – A European IT consulting firm is warning large enterprises and government entities not to deploy OpenOffice.org until Oracle Corp. shows proof that it will invest as heavily in the development of the open-source productivity suite as project champion Sun Microsystems Inc. did. According to a 1'-page ... (Distributions)

News: Create an Ubuntu Repositoryview story

http://www.raiden.net – There are several reasons you may want to create a local repository.  The first is that you want to save on bandwidth if you have multiple Ubuntu machines to update.  For example if you had '5 Ubuntu machines that all needed updating at least once a week, you would significantly save bandw ... (Distributions)

News: The Open-PC: one step closer to open-hardwareview story

http://www.raiden.net – At the Gran Canaria Open Desktop Summit in July '009, the Open-PC project was announced. The statement said the project aimed to "cooperatively design a Free Software based computer by and for the community". Further this PC would use only hardware for which there are free software drivers available ... (Distributions)