In the week ending 2 February - UEFI vs Linux on Samsung laptops, Microsoft's Munich tale, merging Plasmas, Coreboot wins, Cinnamon proposals, VLC holes and Java defence collapses. Also LGPL drivers and Linux's next big platform
Microsoft this week launched the first two of its new pay-as-you-go subscription plans for Office. Is this the way we'll get software from now on? Or is it a gamble that could easily go awry? We've got the answers.