cralewyth writes: "By popular demand, the latest git version of the CFS scheduler planned for the 2.6.24 kernel has been backported to v2.6.23-rc8, v188.8.131.52, v184.108.40.206 and v220.127.116.11 kernels — the first time the development version of the scheduler has been fed back into the stable backport series. Kernel junkies, get your fix!"
fontkick writes: On March 2, 2007 the Copyright Royalty Board (CRB), which oversees sound recording royalties paid by Internet radio services, introduced substantially higher rates affecting every internet webcaster in the United States. Digitally Imported, a popular webcaster in operation for seven years, announced on May 1 that they would cease operations due to the new decision. The only way most internet radio broadcasters will stay alive is if Congress passes H.R. 2060, a bill introduced to protect internet broadcasting. More information can be found at the advocacy site savenetradio.org.