IBM’s Open Source Patent Pledgeview story

http://www.linuxfoundation.org – For those of us that have worked for years in open source, rumors in the press of IBM “breaking its open source patent pledge” were met with a bit of dismay. IBM is one of the top contributors to the Linux kernel and dozens of critical open source projects. For more than a decade IBM has been a good citizen in the open source community. (General)

Songbird Spotted in Namoroka!view story

http://blog.songbirdnest.com – Ever since Mozilla released the 1.9.1 version of its platform1, our community has been asking when to expect a version of Songbird built on the newer platform. Transitioning to a newer version of the Mozilla platform is a complicated process and a huge project in and of itself. (Software)

ICT capability critical for community servicesview story

http://www.itwire.com – A joint report just published by Monash University’s Centre for Community Networking Research and the Victorian Council of Social Service (VCOSS), recommends the strengthening of information and communication technology (ICT) capability in the community services sector, arguing that it is critical for its success in promoting social justice, equity and inclusion in 21st century Australia. (IT news)

Coding for Maemoview story

http://www.linuxformat.com – I released Brain Party for Linux last week, and so far it's had a great reception - I've had several patches from users, and someone even ported it to Windows for me. (General)

IBM breaks patent pledge to FOSS communityview story

http://www.itwire.com – IBM has broken a promise it made in 2005 to FOSS developers regarding the use of 500 patents it owns, pledging to allow the free use of these patents by those who developed these genres of software. (IT news)

GetDeb/PlayDeb: Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx) Repository Available Nowview story

http://www.ubuntugeek.com – (HowTos)

Softpedia Linux Weekly, Issue 91view story

http://news.softpedia.com – Welcome to the 91st issue of Softpedia Linux Weekly! (General)

Running Commands at Startup in Debian and Ubuntu – The Simplest Approachview story

http://linuxo.com – Prescott Linux: "Running custom scripts on startup is a common operation in the Linux community. In my case, when the machine hosting my website needs to be rebooted or even crashes, it is critical that the backend processes that the website depends on start correctly." (General)

You Be The Judge: Plasma Javascript Jam Sessionview story

http://dot.kde.org – The Plasma Javascript Jam Session is a friendly competition that aims to reward creators of original, interesting and beautiful Plasma widgets written in Javascript with some great prizes and community recognition. (Software)

350 million users, 600+ tabs, chk out Mozilla's Internet Report on Firefoxview story

http://linuxers.org – (General)