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Masters Course in Open Source: Orvieto

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| The masters course is organized by the university of Perugia in collaboration
| with the Centro Studi CittÃ* di Orvieto, and it is part of a broader
| initiative to create a network fostering dialogue between SMEs and local
| public institutions on how to achieve economic growth getting advantage of
| free software availability.
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http://robertogaloppini.net/2008/09/...ource-orvieto/

Recently there was an appointment of an "open source professor" in Germany.


Related:

Microsoft secretly paid for ads for Independent Institute

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| Microsoft paid for newspaper ads claiming to represent the independent views
| of 240 academic experts who said the government's antitrust case against the
| software giant was hurting consumers.
|
| The story "Microsoft secretly paid for ads for Independent Institute"
| published September 18, 1999 at 5:30 AM is no longer available on CNET
| News.com.
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http://news.cnet.com/2100-1040-234780.html&tag=st.cn..


Microsoft Pays $200 for Mentioning Its Tools

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| If you're a professor and you mention Microsoft programming tools in a
| scholarly presentation -- in fact, even if you just use the tools --
| Microsoft will send you a check for $200.
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http://chronicle.com/data/articles.d...r/33a03001.htm
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