Linked by runjorel on Thu 13th Jan 2011 19:35 UTC
Linux "At the end of 2010, the 'open-source' software movement, whose activists tend to be fringe academics and ponytailed computer geeks, found an unusual ally: the Russian government. Vladimir Putin signed a 20-page executive order requiring all public institutions in Russia to replace proprietary software, developed by companies like Microsoft and Adobe, with free open-source alternatives by 2015."
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by jyoungxxxx on Sat 15th Jan 2011 02:56 UTC
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Vladimir Putin is going to be hated by his people! HAHA That has to be the dumbest move he could ever make, because people are not going to be happy with it.

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