Twitter joins Linux Foundation

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Twitter relies heavily on open source software such as Linux to process 400 million tweets a day from 140 million users, so it's no wonder why the company has decided to promote Linux a bit more

The Open Document Foundation (ODF) is dead

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The OpenDocument Foundation — a group whose name and charter would lead one to believe that it was backing the OpenDocument Format (ODF), but which ended up backing a different document format instead — has...

Microsoft Windows Workflow Foundation Beta 1.2

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Windows Workflow Foundation is the programming model, engine and tools for quickly building workflow-enabled applications on Windows. It consists of a Microsoft® WinFX® name space (System.Workflow), an in-process workflow engine, and designers for Microsoft Visual...

Red Hat Creates Fedora Foundation

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Red Hat Inc. has decided to hand over control of the open-source Fedora Project, creating the new Fedora Foundation to manage the project. Mark Webbink, the deputy general counsel at Red Hat, of Raleigh, N.C.,...

Mozilla Foundation Now IRS 501(c)(3) Approved

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For those of you who haven't already donated to Mozilla foundation. Here is yet another reason to donate. Apparently donations made directly to are now tax deductible! Big thanks goes out...

Mozilla Foundation Created

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Thanks to mozillazine for the headsup. has just announced that they have created a new non-profit organization, the Mozilla Foundation, to continue the management of the Mozilla source. The new...


Packard Foundation opposes HP-Compaq

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UPDATE: In a blow that could derail Hewlett-Packard's proposed $25 billion takeover of Compaq Computer, the David and Lucile Packard Foundation reached a preliminary decision Friday to oppose the deal. "The board...

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