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News Archive - August 2005 - News Post

Windows Genuine Advantage, Lunar Linux and Blogs

Tuesday 2nd August 2005

Category: News

On the 25th of July, Microsoft introduced Windows Genuine Advantage - this means that you have to have your version of Windows verified as legal in order for updates (besides security updates) to be downloaded and applied. However, it has already been cracked by a single line. On the Linux side, there is a review of another distribution - Lunar Linux, while the BBC states that there's a blog every second.

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