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2008-06-18 12:00:13

Nokia has announced that it has completed its acquisition of Trolltech, a provider of commercial and open source software licensing product, as the European Commission has unconditionally approved Nokia's voluntary tender offer for all the shares in Trolltech.

2004-11-30 12:00:12

MySQL, a software maker based in Uppsala, Sweden, is giving away five million copies of its best product: a database so powerful that global banks use it to track their credit risks and scientists rely on it to catalog the chain of chromosomes that make up the human gene.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.