Doghouse: Hack and Beer in Rio maddog goes to Rio for “Hack and Beer” and learns to appreciate the journey.Oct 26, 2010
The little boy behind me was really excited about his first airplane trip. When the plane started to take off, he gave a very loud countdown to “blast off!” It was refreshing to hear that much enthusiasm, particularly because air travel has become a “magic elevator” for me. The doors close in one location and open in another, but I have little excitement in the journey, only the destination.more »
Community Notebook Mentorship projects gear up for matchmakingOct 25, 2010
In our September issue, I wrote about mentors – specifically, how someone could find one.more »
Welcome Letter from the EditorOct 25, 2010
My town has one cable company. One or two other options exist for high-speed Internet service – some (but not all) locations support DSL through the phone provider.more »
Linux usage and adoption poised for further growth.more »
Additional paper from Ibrahim Haddad added to the foundation's collection.more »
Tech Tools International Technology NewsSep 29, 2010
- IBM Announces Blade Center HX5
- InfiniteGraph Launches Free Program for Technology Startups
- Pliant Introduces New SSDs
- Harris Launches BeOn Push-to-Talk
- Texas Instruments Announces Power Line Development Kit and Software Library
Free Software Projects TinyHeb, Liquid Feedback, and SparkleShareSep 29, 2010
Midwives battling bureaucracy, parties fighting against the general public’s lack of interest, and users needing to synchronize their data – here are three open source tools that attempt to solve the problems of the world.more »
Doghouse Remembrance of Things PastSep 29, 2010
maddog reflects on events from the early days of Linux and why you can’t always trust your memory.more »
The company is collaborating with Google and Intel to use Kubernetes as an engine for Fuel
Customers can take a free test drive of SLES for HPC on the Azure Cloud
San Francisco-based chip company announces their first fully open source chip platform.
The whole distro gets rebuilt on glibc 2.3
Ubuntu Vendor tries to solve app packaging and distribution problem across distributions.
Founder of ownCloud launches the Nextcloud project.
Will The Machine change the way future programmers think about memory?
The new Torus distributed storage system is available under an open source license on GitHub
Juries decides Google’s use of Java APIs Was Fair Use