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The changing face of the Linux world

As Linux makes its move in the big-business arena, the open-source community faces growing pains. Correspondent James Hilliard asks conference-goers at LinuxWorld 2004 in San Francisco for their thoughts on the transition and how it is affecting the development of the open-source landscape.

August 4, 2004


Red Hat chief addresses patents, competition

As developers gather for LinuxWorld, Red Hat CEO Matthew Szulik sits down for a Face to Face interview with ZDNet Editor in Chief Dan Farber and CNET reporter Stephen Shankland. Szulik denies that Red Hat's aim is to be the Microsoft of open source--whose community, he says, is alive and well.

August 2, 2004


Telly tunes in to Linux

CNET's Brian Cooley looks at Interact-TV's Telly, a personal video recorder built on Linux that's attempting to take on Microsoft and TiVo in the media center battle.

August 27, 2003


Linux robots on patrol

CNET's Brian Cooley looks at a fleet of Linux-based robots that operate on a self-generated wireless network. The robots are designed to search, map and patrol buildings.

August 21, 2003


Novell comes clean on Ximian and SCO

Chris Stone claims that Novell is "changing its stripes" to be "more partner-friendly, developer-friendly and now Linux- and open source-friendly." He talks exclusively with Dan Farber in a Face to Face interview about acquiring open-source developer Ximian and the latest twists in SCO's battle with Linux users.

August 5, 2003


IBM has designs on Linux PDA

ZDNet's David Berlind talks to IBM's Jay Lowe about the company's plan to offer a PDA blueprint using its 405 low-power processor. IBM hopes the reference design will spur development of Linux-powered handhelds.

January 30, 2003


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