News to know: Apple and anti-virus; Vista SP2; Kumo; Palm; Linux

News to know: Apple and anti-virus; Vista SP2; Kumo; Palm; Linux

Summary: Here are today’s notable headlines. You can get News To Know via email alert and RSS daily:Christopher Dawson: Just what does it take to switch to desktop Linux (part 2)?

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Here are today’s notable headlines. You can get News To Know via email alert and RSS daily:

Christopher Dawson: Just what does it take to switch to desktop Linux (part 2)?

Ryan Naraine: Apple: Mac users should run multiple anti-virus

Ed Bott: With Vista SP2, Microsoft is back on track

Mary Jo Foley: Microsoft puts more muscle behind its potential 'Kumo' search brand

Is there no end to the AutoRun madness?

Photos: iFrogz Ear Pollution Plugz

Sam Diaz: Palm: On track to become a historical footnote

Adrian Kingsley-Hughes: WARP speed for Windows 7

Apple hits Psystar with DMCA charges

Dennis Howlett: Welcome to MegaTom

Brian Sommer: Would you lie to get your project funded?

Joe McKendrick: SOA eased the way for recent shotgun financial mergers

Zack Whittaker: Has technology evolved our language beyond recognition?

Matthew Miller: Nokia N97 announced; QWERTY keyboard and touch on a Nseries device

Webware: Google reveals Chrome extensions plan

Amazon Web Services: Amazon SimpleDB Grows Up

Jason O'Grady: The Simpsons lampoon Apple

David Morgenstern: Apple iPhone customers gain free VPN serviceDancho Danchev: AlertPay hit by a large scale DDoS attack

Venture Beat: Six Apart acquires and shuts down Pownce Pownce blog: Goodbye Pownce, Hello Six Apart

Michael Krigsman: Former inmate accused of hacking prison IT

Paula Rooney: Openbravo to push open source ERP more aggressively in US

Gallery: HP adds custom Linux OS to netbooks (right)

Oliver Marks: The Paparazzi Social Media Problem

Deb Perelman: The most slacking-est time of the year

Dave Greenfield: Hi Def Voice: Cool Sounding, But Do You Care?

Survey: CIOs 'out of the loop'

Harry Fuller: What a difference one atom makes

Hackers boot Linux on iPhone

'Dumbing down' the security profession

Download Squad: gOS Cloud - From zero to web browser in just a few seconds

Jason Perlow: Why Grandma Sandy and Aunt Roz don't want an HDTV for Christmas

Photos: Top-rated reviews of the week

Matthew Miller: Holiday Gift Guide 2008: Feature phones

Heather Clancy: Using TREES to save the forest

Roland Piquepaille: Supercomputers help design better golf balls

Dana Gardner: Interview: HP's Tim Hall on heightening roles of governance in SOA, cloud and managing dynamic business boundaries

Ryan Stewart: The widget conundrum

BoomTown: Huffington Post Nabs $25 Million in Funding-Here's a BoomTown Interview With Oak Investment's Fred Harman

Dallas Morning News: Blockbuster, Microsoft team up on mobile services

Andrew Nusca: Study: Cell phones distract drivers more than passengers do

WSJ: FCC Head Pushes Free Web Plan

Does Cyber Monday matter this year?

Who gains from Microsoft's free Morro antivirus?

Sun warns of bugs as it releases MySQL 5.1

Topics: Linux, Apple, Microsoft, Mobility, Open Source, Operating Systems, Security, Software, Windows

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