Apple Slapped with Multitouch Patent Lawsuit – Looks like Apple’s getting a taste of it’s own. Comedy. GNOME 2.30 Released Developers Lose Interest in iPad Days Before Its Release (NewsFactor) Utah jury decides Unix battle in favor of Novell (AP) Developer interest in iPad has 'cooled,' Android is 'platform to watch,' survey suggests (Ben Patterson) … [Read more…]
Novell Wins vs SCO – I’d say “Finally!” or something of the like, but this thing has been like the villain in some teen slasher movie. Everytime you think he/it is dead, they make a sequel. Thankfully, those sequels always seem to get worse and more desperate, just like SCO’s arguments. Android 2.1 update for … [Read more…]
Report: Apple working on Verizon iPhone (AP) – Apple had better do something cool with the next version of the iPhone (and I’m not talking 3G vs. 3Gs here either) or the Android will be eating it alive here soon. We’re waiting Apple. No Joke! Sony's April 1 PS3 Update Kills Linux Support (NewsFactor) – … [Read more…]
AT&T won’t allow unsigned Android apps on the Dell Aero? – Sounds like despite the fact that it's an Android phone, At&t is doing their best to screw it up. Lesson here? Don't use At&t.
Open Source Deduplication For Linux With Opendedup 10% Tax On Custom Software, $100M Tax Cut For Microsoft Nvidia Drops Support For Its Open Source Driver SCO v. Novell Goes To the Jury – How much longer can this go on? Really? SCO has been trying to make their business litigation for the better part of … [Read more…]
Can Ubuntu Save Online Banking? – Not a bad idea. A better idea would be to just ditch Windows all together and install Ubuntu on your computer. Then you don’t have to go through the hassle of booting off of a CD to get a better OS.
Safari, iPhone hacked on first day of Pwn2Own contest (Macworld.com) – Why is it that if Macs (and in this case the iPhone) are so secure and great and stuff, that they’re ALWAYS the first to drop in teh Pwn2Own contests? I didn’t go look it up or anything, but I’m pretty sure this is … [Read more…]
FreeBSD 7.3 Released Commodore 64 Primed For a Comeback In June – Not sure what I think of this. I guess we’ll wait and see. If it’s something new and interesting, I’m all for it. If it’s just another PC with the Commodore name attached to it trying to cash in on the name, “Boooo”. … [Read more…]
Gnome, KDE To Create FLOSS Alternative to Dropbox? Demo's cool software: There's no iPhone app for that (InfoWorld) – An interesting article about some apps that are now becoming available for platforms other than the iPhone. Total folly? Opera submits Mini browser for iPhone approval AT&T announces the Dell Aero is coming soon – Another … [Read more…]
Internet Explorer Loses Share in European Markets (NewsFactor) IPad Alternatives (PC World) – Don’t forget, all of these alternatives offer more functionality than the iPad. The only thing you don’t get from them is the Apple brand. Red Hat boosts JBoss SOA platform and developer tools (InfoWorld)