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The Linux Standard Base Achieves ISO Approval as International Standard
(Boston) - At the Open Source Business Conference, the Free Standards Group, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to developing and promoting open source software standards, and the Linux Standard Base (LSB) workgroup announced that the LSB has achieved unanimous official approval as an ISO standard - an important milestone signifying the maturity and scope of both the LSB and the Linux operating system.
Xandros Ramps Up Distribution of Linux Products to Retail Channel
(New York) - Xandros, a developer of easy-to-use Linux alternatives to Windows, and Channel Sources, a sales and marketing organization representing software publishers and hardware manufacturers, have announced an agreement to deliver Xandros desktop and server products to retail customers throughout the United States and Canada.
OSDL Targets Next-Generation Handsets with Mobile Linux Initiative
(Beaverton, OR) - The Open Source Development Labs (OSDL), a global consortium dedicated to accelerating the adoption of Linux, has announced the formation of a new working group, the Mobile Linux Initiative (MLI), focused on accelerating the adoption of Linux in the rapidly growing mobile market.