Microsoft has made 60,000 patents open source to help Linux and joined the Open Invention Network (OIN), an open source patent group created to help protect Linux from patent lawsuits. We are honored to stand with OIN as an active participant in its program to protect against patent aggression in core Linux and other important OSS technologies. And in the process, Microsoft has made 60,000 of its patents open source. This group includes startups, individual developers, and the biggest tech firms in the world. OIN CEO Keith Bergelt said it covers "everything related to older open-source technologies such as Android, the Linux kernel, and OpenStack; newer technologies such as LF Energy and HyperLedger, and their predecessor and successor versions".
"We know Microsoft's decision to join OIN may be viewed as surprising to some; it is no secret that there has been friction in the past between Microsoft and the open source community over the issue of patents", Microsoft Corporate Vice President Erich Andersen said. Enterprise cloud computing depends heavily on Linux and other open-source technologies, and any type of patent dispute involving open-source technology would send shock waves through the system. This has led Microsoft to soften its stance on the operating system and open source development. In 2016, the company even became a member of the Linux Foundation.
Status Orange warning in place as Storm Callum approaches
There is also the risk of further severe Southerly winds impinging onto Southern and Eastern coastal areas during the day. From midnight on Saturday, weather experts have warned of yet more "heavy and persistent" rainfall across the city.
The company has shown increasing warmth to the open source community in recent years, and this latest move means that other OIN members will have access to its patents - with the exception of those relating to Windows and desktop applications. It's also worth noting that the members of OIN can cross-license their patents to other members.
The delegation will leave for Bali today, to attend the meeting taking place on the Indonesian island from October 12 to 14. At its annual meeting in Bali it downgraded its prediction to 3.7% from 3.9% in July.
I have my coach here this week and even he's really happy with the way I'm hitting it, and I hit it pretty good today as well. Sharma, a two-time Asian Tour victor , now leads the Habitat for Humanity Standings with a season's haul of $608,494.
However, judging by the recently launched Nokia 7 .1, we can expect the same "Pure Display " technology and Zeiss camera setup. However, we found out the display is not that bright as we have seen in other smartphones in this price range.
Ji targeted individuals in science and tech industries, seven of whom worked for or recently retired from USA defense contractors. He is accused of concealing his identity to recruit people he thought could provide the Chinese with trade secrets.
The NPU will likely be a highlight of these new chips because Samsung will want to compare its AI against Apple and Huawei's NPUs. Follow the below instructions to install the early Android Pie on your Samsung Galaxy Note 9 with Snapdragon 845 chipset.
This model comprises of 182 pieces, including either a tile or sticker that denotes the set as a Blizzard exclusive. Fans will also appreciate Bastion's friendly bird sidekick, Ganymede, also in the unique Omnic Crisis orange skin.
More than 320 F-35s around the world must now undergo the inspections, according to a source familiar with the program. Government Accountability Office has projected a total lifetime cost of $1 trillion for the program.
Japan's Nikkei 225 added 0.2 percent, South Korea's Kospi dropped 1.1 percent and the Hang Seng in Hong Kong gained 0.1 percent. The 10-year Treasury yield remained at 3.20 per cent, about where it was late on Tuesday, after earlier touching 3.24 per cent.
To recap, this smartphone features a 6-inch Super AMOLED display pushing a Full HD+ resolution of 2220×1080 pixels. In Europe, it will start at €599 / £549 (between $700-$725), with the 8GB variant sure to be a little more.
Authorities are correcting early reports about the death of an 11-year-old girl as Hurricane Michael blew over southwest Georgia. The governor activated 750 National Guardsmen for storm response on Monday, on top of the 500 activated the day before.
The magnitude 7.5-quake and a subsequent tsunami razed swathes of the city of Palu on Sulawesi island on September 28. The accident mitigation agency, shows the damages from an quake in East Java's Sumenep district on October 11, 2018.
Climate Change Is Bad for Our Mental Health
Further low-income individuals seemed to be affected more (60 percent more ) with climate change than other income groups. Tarun Dua, mental health expert at WHO, explained: "Half of mental health disorders arise before the age of 14".
Trump lunches with Kanye West, will talk justice reform
But the encounter veered into many more topics, a lot of them having to do with the administration's accomplishments. West also argued that Trump deserved more respect, saying: "if he don't look good, we don't look good".
Will Smith Debuts New Tease for Disney's Aladdin
Thankfully, he won't have to wait ten thousand years for the movie to be released and get such a crick in his neck while doing so. As well as Tim Burton's Dumbo and Jon Favreau's The Lion King , we're getting Guy Ritchie's take on Aladdin in May.
Senators compel Trump to investigate Khashoggi’s disappearance
Turkish security sources told TRT World that the "hit squad" took CCTV footage from the consulate with them when they left Turkey. Turkish authorities have privately said they believe Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist, was killed inside the consulate.
Channing Tatum ‘casually’ dating Jessie J
Tatum and Dewan were together for almost 10 years and share 5-year-old daughter Everly. Another user claimed that they saw Tatum and Jessie J at a restaurant on October 5.