Software Freedom Day

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| Tomorrow, September 15th, Software Freedom Day will be observed
| internationally. It will celebrate a movement started by one man more than
| twenty years ago, which now has a following of millions.
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| [...]
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| Linux was designed specifically for the PC platform and gives users
| comparable performance to high-end UNIX workstations. Many big-name companies
| have joined the Linux bandwagon such as Lenovo (formerly IBM), HP and Dell,
| offering systems pre-installed with Linux.
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http://www.stabroeknews.com/index.pl...ss?id=56528804


Related:

Software Freedom Day 2007 - Bigger than ever!

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| September 15th marks Software Freedom Day, the world's largest celebration
| and outreach effort about why transparent and sustainable technologies like
| Free & Open Source Software are so important. ¬*
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http://softwarefreedomday.org/PressReleases/18072007


South Africa: Dept Celebrates Open Source Software Freedom Day

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| Software freedom day is a worldwide celebration of Free and Open
| Source Software (FOSS).
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| FOSS is free and users unlike other software can freely copy and
| distribute it.
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http://allafrica.com/stories/200609180747.html


Software Freedom Day

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| Marcelo also related how a recent visit to an Internet café--one with
| three Windows PCs and three Linux boxes--illustrated the inroads that
| FOSS has made and the obstacles that remain.
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http://www.manilastandardtoday.com/?...06_sept19_2006