What is Haiku
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Haiku, Inc.(the "NPO") is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to supporting the Haiku Project (the "Project") and the development of Haiku® (the "Software"). At a minimum, the Project is comprised of those with commit access to the Software's source code repositories. The Software is an open-source operating system for x86 compatible of i586 and greater (including Pentium® and Athlon™). It is inspired by BeOS, which was developed by Be Inc. and currently is intellectual property of ACCESS Co. Additional platforms (arm, ppc, m68k, mips, x86_64) are in various stages of development. Haiku®, the HAIKU logo®, the HAIKU Background Leaf™, and the HAIKU Leaf™ are registered trademarks (the "Marks") owned by Haiku, Inc.

Who is Haiku, Inc.?

Several trusted long-term contributors are currently managing the tasks for Haiku, Inc. Anyone may become part of this organization by sustaining helpful contributions in this area. Other than what is necessary to fulfill its purpose, Haiku, Inc. does not have any decision making power within the Haiku Project at large. New possibilities for Haiku, Inc. to help develop the Project may be openly discussed at any time.

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