From cell phones to servers, Linux is invading everywhere. Intel's decision to take a stake in embedded Linux specialist Lynx is another sign the open-source operating system has become serious business, as is Web visionary Mark Andreessen's investment in open-source staffing effort Collab.Net.
Andreessen joins open-source venture
The Net visionary and Netscape Communications co-founder is set to announce he has invested in Collab.Net, a site for
uniting corporations with open-source programmers.
Slashdot teams with Quios for wireless feed
Through an agreement between wireless information transmitter Quios and Slashdot's parent company, Andover.Net, headlines from the site
will be sent to the cell phones of Quios network members.