Chrome OS Set for 'Late Fall' Releaseview story

http://www.linux-magazine.com – Google's project lead confirms timeframe at Computex. (Distributions)

Project Hamster: Waffles and other heavy thingsview story

http://projecthamster.wordpress.com – A shameless plug: now you can flattr hamster. If you would like to flattr, but don’t have an account, i have 3 invites (comment with request to get one). (Software)

Open Data, Open Society: a research project about openness of public data in EU local ...view story

http://www.linux.com – Free/Open Source software is great for Public Administrations, but Free/Open data are even more important. Making public sector information really accessible, that is publishing online raw data in open formats and under open licenses, can both improve transparency in government and foster local economical and cultural activities. (General)

Alexandria Project: Does the Dear Leader have a Rocket in his Pocket, or is he Happy to See Us?view story

http://linuxo.com – Standards Blog: "The President of the United States was treating himself to an early breakfast of bacon and eggs. Why not? If a Commander in Chief couldn't ignore his doctor's orders on his 70th birthday, why bother to have the job at all?" (General)

Who Really Contributed the High-End Tech to Project Monterey?view story

http://linuxo.com – Groklaw: "Here's something interesting, a Santa Cruz 8K from October 26, 1998, which consists mostly of two press releases announcing the IBM-SCO joint partnership to do Project Monterey. (General)

Gish Goes Free Source !view story

http://lgn.linux-hardcore.com – After the huge success of the Humble Indie Bundle, and the raise of over 1 Million Dollars in donations – the games in this “project” are “freeing their sources”. (Distributions)

Amarok 2.3.1 “The Bell” releasedview story

http://www.ubuntugeek.com – We are happy to announce the release of Amarok 2.3.1. (HowTos)

openSUSE Strategy Meeting – wrap upview story

http://news.opensuse.org – As in michl’s post announced a the openSUSE Board and some other community members met the past weekend in Nürnberg to have a comprehensive 2.5 days face to face meeting . (Distributions)

Miners given five star treatmentview story

http://www.itwire.com – Integ announced it has implemented its five star Campsite Entertainment Solution into more than 3,000 campsite rooms for several clients including the Karara Iron Ore Project in remote areas of Western Australia , with prospects of tripling this number in the next few months. (IT news)

Will an open-Source Alternative to Facebook Actually Work?view story

http://www.linux.com – NetworkWorld takes a look at the Appleseed Project. "After I wrote about the Diaspora project a few weeks ago, I was contacted by Michael Chisari of the Appleseed Project, which... (Software)