ErrorBase writes: "CNet Informs us about a Resent repeat of threats to linux users. More or less 'use SUsE or pony up to MicroSoft'. Will people actually fall for more FUD?
MicroSoft must have scared itself silly by making deals with open-source purveyors and with that stepping past the third stage of Mohandas Gandhi's list."
ErrorBase writes: "Someone has posted a video on YouTube showing off the power of Beryl. Some features are undeniably cool *and* helpful (i.e. making the box transparent). Others are fun, like scattering top tray icons over the desktop. Also the 'old' window dragging is shown in detail. For me it has a higher WOW factor than the 'window deck' of Vista, but just see that for yourself."
ErrorBase writes: "The Dutch IT Weekly Automatiseringsgids is reporting (in Dutch) that university graduates have found a way to push 320Gbps and more through normal optical fiber, leaving the normal maximum far behind. Instead of using wavelength division multiplexing, they use Optical Time Division Multiplexing (OTDM). The project was part of the FreebandOTDM project."