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Submission + - Microsoft Didn't Issue FairUse4WM Takedown Notices

terrencefw writes: "Having been the top ranked download site for the FairUse4WM Windows DRM remover utility, I've not yet had my takedown notice. What's more, I don't think Microsoft ever sent any. The origins of the takedowm notices that other sites have received just doesn't fit with a Microsoft-orchestrated operation. There's been no comment from Microsoft on the subject other than vague reassurances to vendors that they'll fix their crummy DRM and the lawsuit against the author, Viodentia, but they've dropped the case against him too."
Data Storage

Submission + - How To Resize ext3 Partitions Without Losing Data

hausmasta writes: "This article is about resizing ext3 partitions without losing data. It shows how to shrink and enlarge existing ext3 partitions and how to merge two ext3 partitions. This can be quite useful if you do not use LVM and you realize that your existing partitioning does not meet your actual needs anymore. itions"
Operating Systems

Submission + - 2006: Linux is more frequently used in freelance

An anonymous reader writes: Statistics from recent research of more than 9000 freelance projects: Linux used in 58%, Windows — in 42% of all projects. Average winning bid: $162 for Linux-projects and $196 for Windows-projects. More data and diagrams —

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