Black Duck (Created by Microsoft Veteran) Adds More Microsoft Veterans by Buying Ohlohview story

http://techrights.org – Summary: Black Duck buys Ohloh and we analyse the meaning of it JUST OVER a year ago SourceForge made the mistake of hiring Microsoft alumni by buying Ohloh. (General)

Red Hat Needs to be Transparent and Explain the Acacia Settlementview story

http://techrights.org – Summary: Red Hat does not answer questions about the nature of its patent settlement with Acacia Details were needed about the Red Hat-Acacia settlement, but we only received limited new input in the comments and found two news articles about it, namely: i. Red Hat settles with Software Tree Neither Red Hat or Software Tree have disclosed the terms of the settlement. (General)

As Expected, Nokia and HP Betray Linux Under Microsoft-sympathetic New Leadershipview story

http://techrights.org – Greek military junta of 1967–1974 Summary: Microsoft may be organising a coup against Linux, especially inside some of its very top supporters, and evidence from the news concurs “Nokia’s MeeGo device chief quits,” reports Engadget. (General)

A Gaming Mouse Vendor That Has Linux Driversview story

http://www.linux.com – While Razer and Logitech manufacturer some terrific mice for computer gamers along with other gaming peripherals, they unfortunately do not provide any official Linux support. There have been community projects like Lomoco for supporting Logitech's extra mouse features under Linux and RazerTool for supporting some Razer mice, but without any... (Hardware)

Downloading Stream from RTSP protocolview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi I need to download a WMV video from RTSP protocol. I tried mplayer ; It doesn't work. According to this: http://all-streaming-media.com/recor...ware.htm#recmp I tried VLC but it doesn't work too (The link has two videos - first is intro and company logo and the second is the main video and VLC just shows first in low resolution!) In Windows "NetTransport" Can get the stream (Both Vide (HowTos)

Microsoft’s Top Boosters Worry About Decreased Press Exposure, Acquisition Freezeview story

http://techrights.org – Summary: Additional signs of the gradual death of Microsoft, not just as measured in terms of scale but also exposure AS NOTED in the previous post, more Microsoft layoffs may be imminent as Microsoft grows increasingly litigious (like SCO), it has greater debt, there is evidence that acquisitions have become scarce (no acquisitions so far this year), and the company’s managers are feelin (General)

Are Java apps really that portable... ?!view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi I have stumbled in this http://www.archimedes.org.br/ it is a 2D CAD package built in Java for Linux, Mac and win... Quote: Archimedes works on GNU/Linux, Mac OS X and Windows and it only requires you have a Java Virtual Machine installed which is also a free software. (HowTos)

Last weekend to help support Wineconf 2010 and FreeBSDview story

http://www.wine-reviews.net – This is the last week end before our 50% donation promotion ends. If you purchase Bordeaux for Linux, Mac, FreeBSD, PC-BSD or OpenSolaris. ( We will soon have a OpenIndiana release ) we will in return donate half of all sales back to the community. With your help we would like to help support three very important projects. The first project is the Wine Development Fund. (Software)

GNOME sysadmins: Hello World!view story

http://blogs.gnome.org – I don’t even know where to start! There have been a lot of changes and improvements going on within the GNOME Sysadmin Team lately, and I thought I should share a few of the things we’ve been working on, as well as some of the changes we have planned. First of all, as Olav mentioned in our inaugural post, I’ve been hired as the GNOME part-time Sysadmin. (Software)

Outercurve – Just Another Microsoft Proxy/Groupview story

http://techrights.org – Microsoft front gets another makeover Summary: CodePlex/Microsoft wolf in new sheep’s clothing; Free software luminaries are not foolish enough to fall for it In order for Microsoft to speak on behalf of its opposition (Microsoft’s CodePlex does this a lot), Microsoft must pretend to be a friend of the competition. (General)