New union to put Linux at the heart of both companies' mobile strategies. Plus: Canonical certified on HP's Proliant servers; Berlin art colleges adopt Linux; Red Hat in the black; Opera Unite; CrossOver 8.0. (Andy Channelle) Available as a PDF to subscribers.
Distrowatch: OpenSolaris 2009.06
Updated Unix-like OS with enterprise capabilities and contracted support. Plus: Puppy Linux 4.2.1, Linux Mint 7.0, components of the Linux Standard Base. (Susan Linton) Available as a PDF to subscribers.
What on Earth: Social desktop
Even if you shun Facebook and MySpace, your desktop might well be on its way to making a socialite out of you yet. (Marco Fioretti) Click here to read!