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CHOICE exposes fact companies can choose to charge what they likeview story

http://www.itwire.com – Written by: Alex Zaharov-Reutt | Published in: Fuzzy LogicOPINION: A report by consumer advocacy organisation CHOICE has uncovered the fact that companies often charge Australians more for products than prices charged in the US, something that plenty of Aussies know all too well. (IT news)

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Power Up Your Cloud Services Business Practiceview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Your clients are probably spending a fair amount of time in a virtual workspace — whether your company provides it or not. Through Google, Amazon and a variety of other vendors, consumers are not only becoming more familiar with cloud services, but they’re bringing those solutions to work with them. (IT news)

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ITU recruits Geena Davis to get more women into ICTview story

http://www.itwire.com – The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) has named the actress Geena Davis as its 'Special Envoy for Women and Girls in ICT', to promote its new 'Tech Needs Girls' campaign. {loadposition stuart}Her appointment follows the ITU naming her as a laureate at its World Telecommunication and Information Society Awards on May 16 in Geneva and, it says, is "the first major announcement linked to a (IT news)

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Nike Air Max 90view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Nike Air Yeezy shoes strengthen the market circulation system, the development of new consumer format, and develop new services to consumers, and improve policies to encourage consumption, improving the consumption environment, consumer protection, actively promote the upgrading of consumption structure. (Hardware)

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what is inode for, in FreeBSD or Solarisview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I know a little about linux kernel. (HowTos)

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GNOME: The GNOME Foundation Welcomes Ten New Membersview story

http://www.gnome.org – The GNOME Foundation Membership Committee is proud to announce our newly approved Foundation Members. (Software)

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Ubuntu Global Jam is coming and Ubuntu Ireland will again be part of it.view story

http://www.ubuntu-ie.org – Ubuntu Global Jam is a great event for many reasons. It is both social and fun with many face to face meetups around the globe where people work and play on an extraordinarily wide variety of ubuntu related topics. (Distributions)

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Why Do Microsoft Employees Serve Microsoft Even After Leaving? It’s Part of the Contract.view story

http://techrights.org – Summary: Microsoft moles (or “Micromoles”) can finally be explained more properly, using hard evidence which is a typical Microsoft employment contract IN LIGHT of Microsoft’s lawsuit against its own manager (Miszewski) [1, 2, 3, 4] we get a rare chance to look at Microsoft employment contracts: itting in court this week for a hearing in Microsoft’s lawsuit against a fo (General)

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Microsoft is Polluting the Codec and Mobile Space With Software Patentsview story

http://techrights.org – Summary: Together with new partners like Nokia, Microsoft is trying to ensure that Internet video and the smartphones market are as toxic as possible for Linux A FEW days ago we wrote about Microsoft banning open source licences. (General)

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Google is Starting to Fight Against Software Patentsview story

http://techrights.org – Photo by Joi Ito Summary: With engineers back at the helm’s top positions, Google steps further away from software patents and joins Red Hat’s opposition to them BACK when Google started defending Android from SCOracle, it did throw some hints that it would oppose software patents. Groklaw covered it thoroughly at the time. (General)