Google Summer of Code continues its record of success

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| These students were selected from 6,200 applications, and interacted with
| 1,500 mentors in 130 programs in more than 90 countries worldwide. The
| program overall ran on a budget of $4 million.

Love and usability drive Firefox success

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Mozilla spins off development of Thunderbird

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| After lengthy discussions about the further development of its e-mail client
| called Thunderbird, the Mozilla foundation has founded a subsidiary company.
| Equipped with 3 million US dollars in startup capital, the subsidiary that
| will handle Thunderbird will have David Ascher at the helm.