ARM Joins the Linux Foundation

Sep 16, 2009

The Linux Foundation has reinforcements from the hardware camp. CPU manufacturer ARM joined the Foundation on Monday.

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Open PC: KDE Nettop with Amarok and Firefox

Sep 15, 2009

The Open PC Project wants to construct a fair priced PC for Linux users. The results of a first survey have now been published.

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Oracle-Sun Plans Missing MySQL

Sep 11, 2009

Oracle's takeover of Sun Microsystems hasn't been fully sanctioned by anti-trust entities and Oracle already has a message for customers: we'll continue to care intensively about SPARC and Solaris. Something's missing here: MySQL.

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Linux Kernel 2.6.31 Brings USB 3.0

Sep 10, 2009

Seventy percent drivers, about six percent firmware and sound and many filesytem updates. That's how Linus Torvalds describes the the biggest changes to the new Kernel 2.6.31.

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Linutop 3: Fanless Mini-PC with Linux

Sep 09, 2009

The French company Linutop has released its like-named mini-PC in version 3. The energy-saving Linux machine is perfect for office workplaces, Internet kiosks and advertising displays, for example.

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Easypeasy 1.5 with UXA Support

Sep 08, 2009

Based on Ubuntu 9.04, Easypeasy comes with additional support packages for netbooks and for the first time, support for Intel's UXA drivers.

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Frankencamera: Linux-Based Digital Camera from Stanford

Sep 07, 2009

The goal of a group of photo researchers and developers at Stanford University is to build a camera that runs on Linux and whose open source software is programmable down to the lowest hardware level.

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New Anti-Linux Propaganda from Microsoft

Sep 07, 2009

Screenshots obviously conditioning PC sales personnel to lie about Linux have been discovered in a US forum hosting Windows 7 training modules.

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