Linux Weekly News reports the preview is in the mpeg-1 format and can be downloaded at http://blur.cx/linux/ *The Evolution of Linux* explores the social, economic and political implications of free software.
Business Wire reports that the GNOME project announced today five major initiatives aimed at delivering an industry-wide open user environment. A transcript of an online press conference is also available, from slug.org.
Democrats and Republicans alike built Internet planks into their platforms this year, but the two sides diverge, typically, along party lines when it comes to how cyberspace should be taxed and governed reports the Associated Press.
The Register reports that US-based Agenda Computing today will launch a scheme to take on handheld computing giants Palm and Handspring with the introduction of a consumer-oriented palmtop device based on Linux.