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New versions of Ubuntu, Fedora and openSUSE out

Here's a run down on the latest offerings from the big three Linux-based platform builders and some tips on picking the best open source software for your needs

Netbooks spark Linux redesigns

Standard Linux offerings work on conventional laptops but some developers are including touchscreen interfaces designed for machines with less processing power and storage. A Gnome Foundation leader offers some insight

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Novell Inc. investors may be cheering the Linux vendor's historic partnership with Microsoft Corp., but Linux advocates had an entirely different reaction Thursday, expressing concerns that the deal may hint at future patent lawsuits and possibly even violate Linux's software license.

Novell releases SUSE Linux 9

Last week at LinuxWorld in San Francisco, Novell Inc. released the latest version of its enterprise Linux product, SUSE Enterprise Linux 9, which now includes the 2.6 Linux kernel.

Xandros launches free version of its desktop Linux

Upstart Linux vendor Xandros Inc. has made a free version of its Linux desktop distribution available to noncommercial users to encourage its proliferation on computers around the world.

Novell inks SuSE deal with IBM, HP

Novell Inc. recently annouced it has penned deals with IBM Corp. and Hewlett-Packard Co. to distribute its SuSE Linux on servers and desktop computers.

Philippines government goes full blast with Linux

The Philippine government is intensifying its efforts to promote the use of the open-source operating system Linux among its agencies, local government units (LGUs), academic institutions and small to medium businesses (SMBs).

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