Apple vs Adobe, Flash VS HTML5 - battle is onview story

http://www.itwire.com – In case you'd missed it, Apple and Adobe are locked in a battle. It's a battle over which standards will prevail in our web browsers. On one side, Adobe and its Flash platform is the reigning champion. Flash has been the powerhouse behind the distribution of video and other rich web content. But coming out of the other corner is the challenger. (IT news)

In Google's world all apps will be web based and portable, in real timeview story

http://www.itwire.com – In Google's vision of the future all apps will run in the cloud and be executed on computers with 'super browsers' - all conforming to the same open standards. But the vision goes beyond this to embrace the idea of application access and execution continuing as users move from device to device. (IT news)

An insight into Steve Jobs and Appleview story

http://www.itwire.com – In an expansive discussion at the D8 forum, Steve Jobs today discussed his "curated" App Store, open standards and the email he receives from fans. Although he doesn't give too much away about any of Apple's plans he does provide a fascinating insight into the what he sees Apple's culture to be and how Apple isn't about competing in markets today as much as defining them tomorrow. (IT news)

Abbottfacts.com.au exposes double standards at auDAview story

http://www.itwire.com – It took just 3 hours for auDA to terminate stephenconroy.com.au yet 14 days since a complaint was lodged against abbottfacts.com.au, nothing has happened. (IT news)

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)

Proposed Safety Regulations Could Triple the Cost of Auto Black Boxesview story

http://www.dailytech.com – Proposed fire standards are not likely to make it to final law (General)

40+ Mac Apps For Programmers and Developersview story

http://en.digitalkamera.com – If you are a programmer or developer then the most important aspects is having the correct tools and applications at your disposal to get the job done. (Distributions)

WebM: Missing The Assurances Open Source Needs?view story

http://linuxo.com – Computerworld UK: "Why does Google's WebM omit Open Source, Patent and Standards completeness?" (General)

3 Problems Cloud Security Certification Can Solveview story

http://linuxbsdos.com – What if there were widely accepted standards for cloud security and, better yet, a universally recognized designation for “trusted” cloud providers? The basic promise of cloud computing is undeniably appealing: Increase efficiency and reduce cost by taking advantage of flexibly pooled computing resources managed by somebody else. Indeed, as Bill Brenner of CSO [...] (General)

Industry leaders form interoperability forum to boost unified commsview story

http://www.itwire.com – Polycom, HP, Juniper Networks, Microsoft, and Logitech/LifeSize have founded the Unified Communications Interoperability Forum (UCIF), to provide standards-based, cross-vendor interoperability of UC hardware and software that will extend from enterprises to the service provider cloud. (IT news)