WFTL Bytes! for Nov 14, 2008 - More crises, Sun cuts jobs, open good, closed bad, copywrong, Ubuntu ARMs itself, and more.
This is WFTL Bytes!, your occasiodaily FOSS and Linux news show for Friday, November 14, 2008, with your host, Marcel Gagné. In today's news, the economy just keeps on getting worse, proprietary software is really bad, making copyright into copywrong, Ubuntu gets ARMed, and the Sun goes down on a lot of jobs.
For links to the stories covered in today's newscast, click the 'read more' link.
Links to the stories covered in today's newscast
Sun to cut 6000 jobs : http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/RTGAM.20081114.wsun1114/BNS...
A copyright Call to Arms : http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/RTGAM.20081112.wgtcopyfight...
Is proprietary software to blame? : http://www.linuxinsider.com/rsstory/65148.html
Open Source in a down economy : http://www.linuxinsider.com/rsstory/65124.html
CTOs want to pay or open source software : http://news.cnet.com/8301-13505_3-10094883-16.html
Ubuntu on ARM to target handhelds : http://www.deviceguru.com/ubuntu-on-arm-to-target-handhelds/