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July 28, 2014
by sjvn01
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Mozilla picks one of its own to be its new CEO

Mozilla’s executive chairwoman Mitchell Baker announced in a blog posting on Monday that the troubled company had finally picked an old hand — Chris Beard — for its new chief executive. Mozilla picks one of its own to be its new CEO. More>

February 26, 2014
by sjvn01
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Back on track again

My apologies for Practical-Tech going dark for so long. I’ve been busy with other projects. I’ll be updating the site shortly with my newest stories and back-filling my older, missing tales. Thanks for your patience. Steven

July 2, 2013
by sjvn01
Comments Off on Microsoft-sponsored Outercurve Foundation turns to Apache for leadership

Microsoft-sponsored Outercurve Foundation turns to Apache for leadership

Well, this is different. Jim Jagielski, a co-founder of the Apache Software Foundation; a director of the Open Source Initiative; and currently a consulting software engineer for Linux giant Red Hat is now president of the Microsoft-sponsored, open-source friendly  Outercurve … Continue reading