A United Nations-funded organization promoting the use of the free and open source software (FOSS) has forged a partnership with the Mindanao State University (MSU) here for the development of Southeast Asia's first OpenHUB or accessible FOSS resource center. The IOSN ASEAN+3 signed a memorandum of agreement with officials of MSU-General Santos City to establish the university as the primary resource center for FOSS in Region 12 or Southwestern Mindanao.

The conference is supported by the InWEnt Capacity Building International, Germany and jointly organized by the MSU-General Santos Computer Center, SoCSKSarGen Open Source Society and the Koronadal National Comprehensive High School FOSS Society.

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The 2nd Semester of Claret College of Isabela just start last November12, 2007. Well Another teaching load i've got. This is my 1st time handled 6 teaching load, so that means lots of preparing to be done..

2 section of IM 104 - E-Commerce
2 section of CS 118 - Multi Media
1 section of IM 109 - Internet Service Management

aside from that they give me another extra load from the commerce department which is the computer 2 - MS Word mostly are 3 year student's.

For now i'm preparing a syllabi for the different subjects and to be submitted by the end of this month. . Sad to say that I still have a problem with IM 109 because there is no reference available on the library. :(
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FOSS.IN is one of the world's largest FOSS events, held annually in India. The event is highly focussed on FOSS development and contribution. Over the years, it has attracted thousands of participants, and the speaker roster reads like a "Who's Who" of FOSS contributors from across the world.

December 4th to 8th, 2007
National Science Symposium Centre
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore, India

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Finding ways to figure out how to modify the column on the front page on Joomla CMS. Here's the simple step. Login as Admin > Menu > Main Menu> Home . Now you can modify the front page of your Joomla site including the content column.
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Drupal Wins Overall Open Source CMS Award, 2007


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