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Trade agreement could prohibit open source code supply

Trade agreement could prohibit open source code supply

Trade In Services Agreement carries wide scope for countries involved.
May 29 2015 6:10AM
Microsoft mulls an open source Windows

Microsoft mulls an open source Windows

Senior engineer spills the beans at ChefCon.
Apr 7 2015 6:32AM
South African schools forced down Microsoft path

South African schools forced down Microsoft path

Walking away from open source.
Oct 11 2013 9:13AM
Australian Government ICT Awards 2013 decided

Australian Government ICT Awards 2013 decided

Pia Waugh wins Innovator Award.
May 30 2013 6:00AM
Debian 7.0 debuts with private cloud deployment tools

Debian 7.0 debuts with private cloud deployment tools

Wheezy does it.
May 6 2013 11:18AM
Spanish regional government goes Linux for desktop PCs

Spanish regional government goes Linux for desktop PCs

Uses own distribution.
Apr 30 2013 6:10AM
Google offers patent amnesty for open source projects

Google offers patent amnesty for open source projects

Open source software vulnerable to patent trolls.
Apr 1 2013 9:28PM
IP Australia debates software patents

IP Australia debates software patents

Parliamentary petition yet to effect change.
May 18 2012 5:13PM
Tough bug bounty programs exclude amateurs

Tough bug bounty programs exclude amateurs

Less critical flaws could go unreported.
Apr 23 2012 10:32AM
Blackboard acquires Moodle partners

Blackboard acquires Moodle partners

Learning management provider buys open source competitors.
Mar 27 2012 1:17PM
Apple skips defence in Motorola patent row

Apple skips defence in Motorola patent row

Did it let one through for a bigger goal?
Nov 7 2011 6:51AM
Linux Australia readies conference code of conduct

Linux Australia readies conference code of conduct

Expands anti-harassment policy with Ada Initiative.
Aug 8 2011 6:32AM
Feds seek comments on draft open source guide

Feds seek comments on draft open source guide

Offers licensing, risk mitigation advice to complement 2011 policy.
Mar 31 2011 3:17PM
'Mixed-source' Novell on track for acquisition

'Mixed-source' Novell on track for acquisition

Attachmate merger yet to be consummated.
Feb 18 2011 11:15AM
Video: Stallman on software patent fears

Video: Stallman on software patent fears

Why GNU founder crashed the European Patent Office’s presentation.
Sep 23 2010 12:59PM
Stallman calls for end to ‘war on sharing’

Stallman calls for end to ‘war on sharing’

GNU founder warns of threats to a free digital society.
Sep 23 2010 6:55AM
Stallman crashes European Patent session

Stallman crashes European Patent session

GNU founder protests Australian software patents.
Sep 21 2010 12:34PM
Australia prepares for Software Freedom Day 2010

Australia prepares for Software Freedom Day 2010

Six teams form for September 18 event.
Aug 19 2010 6:57AM
linux.conf.au 2009 shapes up

linux.conf.au 2009 shapes up

Hardware hacking, licensing and art were among a broad range of topics submitted to linux.conf.au (LCA) 2009 organisers by the time a call for papers closed today.
Aug 8 2008 10:50AM
Community to Gillard: 'Consider Open Source'

Community to Gillard: 'Consider Open Source'

The Australian Open Source community has called for the consideration of Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) in the implementation of the Rudd Government’s Digital Education Revolution Policy.
Jul 8 2008 4:18PM

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