Here is the document from the DoD Chief Information Office webpage.
The New York Times reports some mudslinging in the battle between Oracle and the EU over the EU’s objections to the Sun acquisition. The controversy has centered on industry concentration that might arise from Oracle’s control of MySQL in addition to its other database products.
Interesting how-to on finding GPL compliance problems in consumer electronic devices from Armijn Hemel.
Interesting post urging moderation in reporting and acting on GPL violations. It’s great to hear this coming from an influential source like SFLC. Most violations really are ad hoc oversights or the result of companies not sufficiently developing their own open source policies or educating their engineers about those policies. Most offenders who find out about a GPL violation do try to address it in good faith. Free software is about cooperation, not gotchas.
Firefox is five years old. They grow up so fast…it seems like yesterday we were doing the trademark clearance. Many happy returns of the day!
Qualcomm announced the launch of its Qualcomm Innovation Center.
Droid, a Verizon/Motorola Android phone, launched this week. This article describes some of the Android phones currently on the market.