Freeware/Open Source for Windows Weekly Summary

by Todd Ogasawara

Port 25: Installing Apache on Windows
Thu, 14 Feb 2008 22:27:53

Chris Travers (who wrote the excellent tutorials for installing MySQL and PostgreSQL on Windows last year) wrote a tutorial for Microsoft's Port 25 site titled: Apache 2.2 on Windows: A Primer. You can find this PDF download linked in the Port 25 blog entry...

Technical Analysis: Installing Apache on Windows

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Social Micro Presence Sites for Windows Mobile
Wed, 13 Feb 2008 22:27:39

I've mentioned and tried out a lot of social micro presence sites here over the last year. Twitter and Tumblr have become my favorites. But, did you know that many of these sites have special web pages for mobile devices like Windows Mobile smartphones? I've collected and listed a bunch of the better known ones over on my MobileViews (mobile technology focused) blog. You can find the blog entry at...

Social Micro Presence Sites for Windows Mobile

Oops They Did it Again: Sun Bought the VirtualBox Team
Tue, 12 Feb 2008 21:47:56

Well, Sun bought another Open Source company. This time it is the group responsible for the multi-platform Open Source VirtualBox virtualization product:

Sun Microsystems Announces Agreement to Acquire Innotek, Expanding Sun xVM Reach to the Developer Desktop

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