Is Dell Taking a Shine to Chrome?view story

http://www.linuxinsider.com – Dell reportedly is talking with Google about the possibility of using the search giant's Chrome OS on its laptop computers. (General)

Dell Discussing Chrome OS Netbooks with Googleview story

http://www.maximumpc.com – The initial buzz surrounding Chrome OS became a bit watered down the moment Google bared its cloud- and Linux-based operating system to peering eyes at a special event last November. Skeptics have been wondering whether the world is prepared for a cloud-based operating system. (General)

South Africa – From apartheid to the World Cupview story

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

openSUSE Weekly News, Issue 128 is out!view story

http://news.opensuse.org – We are pleased to announce our openSUSE Weekly News, Issue 128. (Distributions)

Awesome Soccer World 2010 Released !view story

http://lgn.linux-hardcore.com – With the FIFA World Cup 2010 now being held in South Africa, there is no better time to release a soccer game, and better yet for GNU/Linux ! (Distributions)

The Gulf of Mexico calls for helpview story

http://en.digitalkamera.com – The international scientific community as well as independent scientists linked to the U.S. government are alarmed by the disaster occurred on the platform Deepwater Horizon, owned by BP in the Gulf of Mexico and the concern makes sense. (Distributions)

South Korean Rocket Launch Ends in Failureview story

http://www.dailytech.com – South Korea goes back to the drawing board after two failed launches (General)

South Korean Naro-1 rocket explodesview story

http://www.itwire.com – On Thursday, June 10, 2010 a South Korean rocket was launched. The Korea Space Launch Vehicle 1 (Naro-1) exploded just over two minutes after liftoff.   (IT news)

Energy Australia wins bid to create $100M Smart Grid, Smart City demoview story

http://www.itwire.com – If you follow the energy sector, you’d be aware that the word “smart” gets bandied about quite a lot. Smart meters, smart cities and smart grids are all the rage. New South Wales based retailer and distributor EnergyAustralia has picked up a neat $100M as the winning bidder for the "Smart Grid, Smart City" project. (IT news)

Dell Streak heads stateside as Android tablets mount up at Computexview story

http://www.linuxfordevices.com – Dell announced it would launch its Android-based Streak tablet in the U.S. for $500 at the end of July. Meanwhile, this week's Computex show was awash in Android tablets from companies including Compal, MSI, and others, while a Samsung Galaxy Tab tablet peeked out into the blogosphere via South Africa.... (Embedded)