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+ - Internet test in progress

Submitted by maddogsparky
maddogsparky (202296) writes "Ever wanted to see what the /. effect would do to a blog with a similar user base? Fark.com (http://forums.fark.com/cgi/fark/comments.pl?IDLin k=2472861) and Digg (http://www.digg.com/tech_news/Ever_wanted_to_see_ what_the_Digg_effect_does_to_Fark) are performing that experiment on each other right now. I wonder what the /. effect would add to it?"
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+ - French government ditching Vista for Linux

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maddogsparky writes "Starting in June 2007, the French parlement is switching to open source "http://news.com.com/2100-7344_3-6138372.html?part =rss&tag=2547-1_3-0-20&subj=news". The article states they will be using Linux, Firefox, Open Office and an unnamed email client on 1,154 workstations instead of switching to Vista."

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