Pirates crack Vista Activation Server | APC Magazine
(tags: windows vista licensing)
Has the Desktop Linux Bubble Burst? – OSNews.com
A rather melodramatic title — my first thought was, “what bubble? — the author asks where are the next-gen GNOME and KDE to go up against Vista and OSX. From my vantage (a GNOME 2.16 desktop) I think the Linux desktop environments are doing just fine.
(tags: gnome kde linux)
Kernel Knowledge | APC Magazine
This column caught my when I was reading the story about Vista KMS cracking. Good title!
The battle for wireless network drivers – The Jem Report
This is a great piece about the reasons behind sometimes poor wireless driver availability for Linux. If your eyes start glazing over, skip down to the section, “The manufacturers speak — or don’t.”
(tags: wireless linux)
open.itworld.com – Microsoft names three takers for its Linux support
“Deutsche Bank’s Thoma would not say whether signing up to Microsoft’s patent promise formed part of Deutsche Bank’s risk management strategy. ‘That’s a question you have to put to Microsoft.'” Why?
(tags: microsoft linux windows suse)