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Opponents of making the Microsoft Word format an ISO document standard, like OpenDocument Fellowship member Russell Ossendryver, compare GNOME's actions to Democrats offering counters to President Bush's 2005 plan on privatizing Social Security -- any counter-proposal makes it more likely something bad will happen.
Microsoft is cooperating with Novell on a project code-named "Moonlight" to port its Silverlight web development tool to Linux.On its face, this is big news because it is Microsoft's first real contribution to the open source desktop, reports Miguel de Icaza, of GNOME fame, and one of Novell's top desktop developers.
Murdock has penned in more market cap than Microsoft has, and is building something solid on that base that applications can be written to, regardless of distribution or user interface. Write your program to the LSB, in other words, and it will run on Novell or Ubuntu, under KDE or GNOME.
Designed to make Linux easier to use
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Representatives from 13 different companies and organizations took to the podium here Tuesday at LinuxWorld with one intention: to combat Microsoft Corp.
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