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01.25.15
Completely open source, high-end laptop gets closer to reality
01.25.15

Completely open source, high-end laptop gets closer to reality

If you've wanted a laptop where all the software is free and open source (FOSS), you've usually ha...

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09.30.12
Slackware 14.0 now available, freshens and simplifies a Linux vanguard
09.30.12

Slackware 14.0 now available, freshens and simplifies a Linux vanguard

When it comes to Linux distributions, Slackware could well be called the archetype. It's not just...

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05.11.12
Why Apple's many patents in Germany get stayed
05.11.12

Why Apple's many patents in Germany get stayed

Here at TUAW, we've found ourselves covering lawsuits around Apple quite a bit lately, especial...

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10.13.08
OpenOffice 3 includes native version for Mac OS X
10.13.08

OpenOffice 3 includes native version for Mac OS X

OpenOffice has released version 3 of its eponymous open-source alternative to Microsoft Office, whic...

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08.18.08
Open source license ruled enforceable, hippies rejoice
08.18.08

Open source license ruled enforceable, hippies rejoice

Good news, open source fans -- copyleft licenses just got a big boost from the US Court of Appeals f...

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01.03.08
OpenMoko to unveil consumer-minded Neo FreeRunner
01.03.08

OpenMoko to unveil consumer-minded Neo FreeRunner

So far, OpenMoko's Linux-based open source phones have amounted to little more than a twinkle in the...

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01.03.08
OpenMoko to unveil consumer-minded Neo FreeRunner
01.03.08

OpenMoko to unveil consumer-minded Neo FreeRunner

So far, OpenMoko's Linux-based open source phones have amounted to little more than a twinkle in the...

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06.29.07
HandBrake gets some major press
06.29.07

HandBrake gets some major press

When your open-source project is the focus of a New York Times article, that's a big news day for yo...

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05.14.07
Microsoft: Linux and others violate 235 of our patents
05.14.07

Microsoft: Linux and others violate 235 of our patents

If you thought that Microsoft's deal with Novell was the end of Redmond v. Linux litigation, think a...

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