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The iPad's Linux competitionview story

http://blogs.computerworld.com – The Apple iPad is coming out this weekend, but in the coming weeks, it's largely Linux-based competition will be hot on its heels. read more (General)

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Prefab May Give Any Software Open Sourcinessview story

http://www.linuxinsider.com – A new tool developed at the University of Washington has the potential to make all software effectively open source -- in a way. Rather than manipulating the software's code, however, the application -- dubbed "Prefab" -- hijacks what it displays and makes it customizable. (General)

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Linux on your iPhone?view story

http://www.tuxradar.com – We wanted to create a really nice April Fool's joke for you all, we really did. So we created Fake Linux: a simple app that makes it look like you've put Linux on your iPhone, with the idea being that you install the app, then show it to your geek friends and see how long it takes for them to figure out it's a hoax. (IT news)

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iPad battery appears to exceed Apple estimatesview story

http://blogs.zdnet.com – The embargo on iPad reviews lifted yesterday so that we can all take get a feel for the iPad before it's actually launched on Saturday. (General)

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Flash versus HTML5 clashview story

http://linuxo.com – Adobe's Flash is still the dominant rich media platform on the Internet, but HTML5 is coming. Love it or hate it Adobe's Flash technology is a key part of the Internet as it currently exists. It hasn't always been so and it may not remain so for much longer if the likes of Google, Apple and Microsoft have anything to do with it. (General)

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Adobe's Flash Player seems to stay longer with Chrome's built-in supportview story

http://linuxers.org – (General)

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One more thing: Apple announces iPhone, iPad OS 4.0 with multitaskingview story

http://www.itwire.com – In a stunning move just two days before the iPad launches into the US market, to be followed within the month to other countries, Steve Jobs will announce later today that the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad OS 4.0 will be released – with multitasking. (IT news)

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Apple's March madness ends with AirPort updatesview story

http://www.itwire.com – The March flood of software updates from Apple closed with a AirPort-related set. (IT news)

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Greenpeace: Facebook Has a Hand in Global Warmingview story

http://www.networkworld.com – Greenpeace has charged that Facebook, Apple, Microsoft, Google and others are contributing to global warming by using coal to power data centers for their cloud-based services. The charges are dramatic --- but are they on target? (IT news)

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Publishers prep for iPad launchview story

http://apcmag.com – With Apple’s ‘magical’ iPad launching this Saturday in the US, publishers are gearing up with everything from Flash-free HTML5 video to interactive magazines and ebooks-as-apps. (IT news)