Canonical Founder wades into open sauce purists
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Disgusted by the hate


Canonical Founder Mark Shuttleworth says that he has become disgusted with the level of hate in the free software community.

Businesses that snub open source 'will fail'
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Linux Foundation warns


Companies who do not use open source software will eventually go tits-up according to a top open saucy type.

Microsoft joins the Linux foundation
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Sorry Steve , the "cancer" won 

A few years ago, Microsoft’s shy and retiring CEO Steve “there is a kind of hush” Ballmer described Linux as a cancer on computing and spent a fortune trying to kill it. Now Vole has surprised the world by joining the Linux Foundation as a platinum member.

Key financial blockchain technology is open sourced
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Likely to be the industry standard

The blockchain platform which will be a key feature of financial networks will be open sourced.

Microsoft’s Powershell goes open source
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Coming to a Mac and Linux machine near you

Software King of the World, Microsoft, has announced that its Powershell automation and scripting system is going open source.

Oracle claims Google has killed Open Source
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Before Oracle could do it

Oracle claims that Google’s court-room win gaining fair-use rights over a thousand lines of java APIs in Android will mean that Open Source is dead.

Open source saves the Italian military millions
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Can get back to conquering Gaul

The Italian Defence Ministry surprised the world last year by announcing that they were dumping Microsoft office in favour of an open-source alternative like LibreOffice.

Open source skills in demand
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Bring your own beard

A new report shows that companies are looking for more people with open source skills and the trend is likely to grow.

You have to be insane to keep Drupal 6
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Attacks are coming

Drupal 6 which is still on ten percent of CMS’s is a 0-day waiting to happen.

Torvalds admits he is not a “people person”
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Gosh and we never knew

The creator of Linux, Linus Torvalds has shocked the world and admitted he is not a “people person.”