Tag Archives: foss

  1. Linux Distro’s, FOSS and the advocates behind them – Some food for thought?

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    March 16, 2014 by openbytes

    Since 2008 when OpenBytes was created as a platform to highlight the benefits of GNU/Linux and FOSS itself, little did …
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  2. Microsoft begs for Windows Phone developers?

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    January 16, 2013 by openbytes

    Despite the usual Microsoft PR, Windows Phone (and infact) many of Microsoft’s many “new ideas”, have been met with apathy …
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  3. Microsoft take-down requests – needs its own house in order first?

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    May 28, 2012 by openbytes

    By now its common knowledge that Google has released publically, figures on the takedown requests it has recieved from copyright …
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  4. Nearly half a billion $ lost online – Microsoft’s continuing tale of woe

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    April 20, 2012 by openbytes

    Despite what Microsoft advocates may claim about Windows 7 sales or office sales (lets face it there’s no bragging about …
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  5. More bad fortune for Nokia – The Microsoft disaster

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    April 12, 2012 by openbytes

    Microsoft’s WP7 can be summarized by giving the example of a star collapsing in on itself – its dragging everything …
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  6. One mans patent is another mans future – AOL sells $billion+ in patents to Microsoft

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    April 9, 2012 by openbytes

    What do you do when you have products which people are not buying? What do you do when you produce …
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  7. It can’t be! – The tablet hit with consumers!

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    February 15, 2012 by openbytes

    … it will be Windows Phone 7 hell for Windows tablets when they finally have a real showing. Certain tech “experts” …
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  8. UK Government going ahead with Open Source

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    February 10, 2012 by openbytes

    Intellect 2012 Open source and open standards are the direction for UK government IT, the civil servant leading the government’s technology …
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  9. Microsoft, MC Hammer and mobiles – its old news and new news!

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    October 24, 2011 by openbytes

    I want no connection drawn between the legend that is MC Hammer and the “company” that is Microsoft, there’s old news and …
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  10. Over on Diaspora – A collection of my musings

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    October 10, 2011 by openbytes

    I often write musings on Diaspora, in themselves not substantial enough for an article here, however they are more than …
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