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A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
PostgreSQL 9.3 beta: Federated databases and more
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(Nearly) full tickless operation in 3.10
Perhaps they even stand a chance of success...
EFF Launches New Patent Reform Project to Defend Innovation
Posted Jun 20, 2012 16:07 UTC (Wed) by drag (subscriber, #31333)
It's the EFI. Likelihood of success is low.
Besides that: The USA government is increasingly becoming more and more totalitarian. Elimination of software patents means losing some part of the control the government has over industry. Giving up power voluntarily is against the nature of state government; This is pretty much a universal truth.
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