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Democrats Propose National Internet Sales Tax Policy, ACLU Fights Backview story

http://www.dailytech.com – Proponents say measure would pull in $23B USD extra in taxes from citizens (General)

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Obama wants peace, cooperation in spaceview story

http://www.itwire.com – President Barack Obama has issued a new National Space Policy for the United States. Obama wants “… space as a stable and productive environment for the peaceful use of all nations.”   (IT news)

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iso-localize: Produce official ISOs in your languageview story

http://www.linuxmint.com – A new command line utility called “iso-localize” is now available. With this tool, users, magazines and communities from various parts of the World can now produce official Linux Mint ISO images in their language and distribute them as such. (Distributions)

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Kernel Log: Linus resolves to apply a strict policy over merging changesview story

http://linuxo.com – The H Open: "It would appear that Linus Torvalds has resolved to apply a strict policy of accepting only bug fix changes to the kernel after the merge window has closed." (General)

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openSUSE Weekly News Issue 129 is out!view story

http://news.opensuse.org – We’re pleased to announce our brand new openSUSE Weekly News Issue 129!   (Distributions)

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South Africa – From apartheid to the World Cupview story

http://en.digitalkamera.com – (Distributions)

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Microsoft sues spammers... for circumventing its anti-spam filters...view story

http://www.downloadsquad.com – Filed under: Internet, E-mail, Microsoft (General)

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Norwegian Free Software Center Opposes Government Pro-FOSS Policyview story

http://www.linux-magazine.com – You would think that the Norwegian Free Software Center would support a pro-free software policy. So why is it against the idea? (Distributions)

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Privacy Commissioner sits on fence over ISP snooping policyview story

http://apcmag.com – The Federal Privacy Commissioner has issued a muted statement in reaction to the Attorney General's proposal to force ISPs to keep records of Australians' internet usage. (IT news)

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Enterasys looks to head off Cisco, Brocade data center plansview story

http://www.networkworld.com – Enterasys, the networking division of Siemens Enterprise Communications, this week unveiled it data center strategy, which hinges on partnerships and multivendor inclusion as well as the policy-based management capabilities of its switches. (IT news)