The Associated Press: Nigerian Patent Suit Still Dogs OLPC 
This is really amazing. The funny thing is that I get e-mail from Nigeria every day with exciting business opportunities. You wouldn’t think it would be a place trying to shake down an organization helping people in poverty have access to computers.
(tags: OLPC  Linux  Nigeria  Shakedown )
This is a great run down on the open source companies that are growing in Russia. Since the Linux Foundation has around thirty engineers working on our behalf in Moscow, it is great to see a broader ecosystem developing in one of my favorite places.
(tags: Russia  Linux  FOSS  Opensource )