Why Open Source?view story

http://www.linuxinsider.com – The question "Why open source?" really encompasses two questions for the enterprise to consider: "Why use open source software?" and "Why should I develop my software in a community-based, open source way?" Who should care about the answers to these questions? Well, virtually everyone. (General)

xTuple Announces Sponsorship of DrupalCon San Franciscoview story

http://linuxo.com – LinuxPR: xTuple, the leader in Mac and open source enterprise resource planning (ERP) software for small to medium-sized businesses (SMBs), today announced its sponsorship of DrupalCon San Francisco, which will take place April 19-21, 2010, at the Moscone Center. (General)

The Future of Software Development | The Linux Action Show! Season 11 Episode 7view story

http://linuxfilesystem.com – Is IBM becoming big bad blue? Canonical wants to put Ubuntu One in your pants, does the Ubuntu distro really have 12 MILLION users!? We discuss! THEN - We’ve got an idea that just might change the future of software development, forever! PLUS SO MUCH MORE!! All this week on, The Linux Action Show! (General)

SugarCRM 6 Gives a New View on Open Source CRM Softwareview story

http://linuxo.com – eCRM Guide: "After five years, Sugar's open source CRM platform remains alive and well, this week debuting a new version that touts a sharper look and new enhancements." (General)

How to install Nginx to run Drupal with boost, on an Arch Linux serverview story

http://www.go2linux.org – With increasingly faster internet access, these days everyone is waiting for pages to load faster and faster. So if your page does not load fast enough, you can lose too many visitors. According to studies, people wait up to 5 seconds for a page to load, if it does'nt they leave the site. (HowTos)

Report: The Ambitious Future of KDE4view story

http://www.linux.com – KDE is currently moving in three directions: adding functionality, extending the concept of the social desktop, and the introduction of KDE on to every possible hardware platform. Bruce Byfield learns where KDE is going from lead KDE developer Aaron Seigo. (Software)

Analyst: New Developer Demographics Favor Linux, PHPview story

http://www.linux.com – As .Net and Java programmers age and retire, the future looks bright for dynamic programming languages, Linux, and open source generally, Forrester finds. (Software)

New-line search & replace in OpenOffice.org Writer -- the lazy wayview story

http://linuxo.com – Free Software Magazine: "Trouble is, the resulting file has hard new-line characters after every line, and a double new-line between paragraphs. I could cursor to the end of each line, delete it, and type in a space, but my inner sloth told me there had to be a better way." (General)

Is That Embedded Software GPL-Compliant?view story

http://linuxo.com – Open Enterprise: "That's good, but it's also a challenge, because the free software used in such products may not always be compliant with all the licences it is released under – notably the GNU GPL." (General)

It's raining cats and dogs, or 'puppy plunge' -- Time-Wasterview story

http://www.downloadsquad.com – Filed under: Games, Time-Wasters (General)