Headlines of the day:
Microsoft seeks patent covering Web feed readers.
Lead Samba developer Jeremy Allison has quit Novell in protest over the Microsoft-Novell alliance. The kicker: He's joining Google. Techmeme discussion.
New report of a Windows vulnerability.
Amazon's top selling electronics. (Hint: It's a lot of iPods.) Despite all of Apple's product domination shares have been mediocre.
Vendor checkup. In a rush to get earnings out before the holiday lull...