Amazon pays Microsoft for Linuxview story

http://blogs.computerworld.com – In a foolish business move, Amazon has paid Microsoft patent cross-licensing fees for intellectual property within its Linux-based Kindle and its Linux servers. read more (General)

50 Open Source Tools: Desktop Downloadsview story

http://redir.internet.com – Have open source tool, will travel: Open source tools for every aspect of the Linux desktop experience. (General)

New Improvements in Ubuntu Software Centerview story

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FOSS Dev Gets Damages in Precedent-Setting Model Train Caseview story

http://www.linuxinsider.com – After nearly four years of legal battle, a case involving the unauthorized use of open source software last week came to a final conclusion that affirms the legal right of open source developers to collect damages when their code is used improperly. The case of Jacobsen v. (General)

UN Urges U.S. and Others to Stop Exploiting China, India With E-Wasteview story

http://www.dailytech.com – New study showcases the problem of electronic waste in China and India, an issue that continues to grow... (General)

Microsoft/Amazon Deal: Nothing to See Hereview story

http://www.linuxfoundation.org – Microsoft today issued a news release to announce a patent cross-license agreement with Amazon. And, the news release, in the lead, explicitly calls out a set of technologies covered by the agreement: the Kindle, which employs open source software, and Amazon’s use of Linux-based servers. (General)

What is So Fascinating About a Wireless Security Camera System?view story

http://linux.bihlman.com – What is So Fascinating About a Wireless Security Camera System? By Singgih Tri Widodo (General)

France, Australia to Adopt China-Like Web Filtersview story

http://www.dailytech.com – Proponents say its all in the name of protecting children; could similar laws come to the U.S.?... (General)

Web and iPhone booty call app PinpointsX 'points you to passion'view story

http://www.downloadsquad.com – Filed under: Internet, Web services, web 2.0 (General)

Sorbet- Another proposed theme for Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid view story

http://www.unixmen.com – Sorbet is another proposed theme for Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid. Ubuntu derived theme with subtle gradients and lighter colors based on a loose interpretation of the new look of Ubuntu\'s Single Sign On. Metacity buttons based on the phenomenal Homosapien theme (General)