WFTL Bytes! for Nov 11, 2008 - Rememberance Day, Windows beats Linux or not, a lighter OOo, smartphones, and misinformation.
This is WFTL Bytes!, your occasiodaily FOSS and Linux news show for Tuesday, November 11, 2008, with your host, Marcel Gagné. Today's stories include a netbook slug-fest, lies and damned lies, misinformation, the Microsoft Linux-killer, smartphone sales figures, a smaller OpenOffice.org, and a digital dark age.
Links to the stories covered in today's newscast. Rememberance Day in Canada
Linux on Netbooks; doomed already? http://www.infoweek.ca/index.php/WINDOWS/index.php?option=com_virtuemart...
The big Windows 7 lie : http://blogs.computerworld.com/the_big_windows_7_lie
Go-oo, a lighter, faster, OpenOffice.org : http://ostatic.com/176859-blog/go-oo-a-lighter-faster-openoffice-with-ex...
Linux smartphone shipments up 49% : http://www.linuxdevices.com/news/NS4113228592.html
Digital Dark Age may doom some data : http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/10/081027174646.htm