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Submission + - SUSE Top Exec: Interoperability is key (

mikesd81 writes: "President and GM of SUSE Linux shared with IDGE Chief Content Officer John Gallant his views on the future of open source, his strategy for competing against Red Hat, and SUSE's plans for helping customers build private and hybrid clouds. He also outlines his philosophy of working with the community and where the Linux Desktop is headed."

Submission + - Facebook's 1st female engineer & 'boys club' (

NewYorkCountryLawyer writes: "Apparently Facebook's first female engineer met a bit of resistance trying to break into the boys' club. Who would ever have thought that computer engineers might give a girl a hard time? Her mistake apparently was acting as "aggressive" and/or "passive/aggressive" as "the boys" did, in order to fit in."

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