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3 Linux Resources

3 Linux Resources

3 Linux Resources Worth Learning About (via Dice News in Tech ) Here are three items geared toward real-world, hands-on learning for Linux enthusiasts. For details on all of these, see our links below. Want to try your hand at embedded Linux Development? The Yocto Project offers a build system with an Eclipse-based…
A Look Into Linux

A Look Into Linux

A Look Into Linux (via THE Tech Scoop ) Linux is by far the most widely used operating system (OS) in the world that employs a totally open-source ecosystem. Open source is founded on the idea that users have a right to know what the underlying code running their machines looks like. Any…
Happy 30th Birthday GNU

Happy 30th Birthday GNU

Happy 30th birthday GNU (via The Inquirer ) THE NEWSGROUP POST began "Free Unix!" And with that, the promise of software freedom that gave rise to the free and open source software (FOSS) movement and Linux was born, 30 years ago this month. It was 27 September 1983 when Richard M Stallman, then…
IBM to invest $1bn

IBM to invest $1bn

IBM Commits $1 Billion to Fuel Linux and Open Source Innovation on Power Systems (via PR Newswire ) Download image Download image A new IBM Power Systems Linux Center for developers, clients and partners opened in Montpellier, France today. Joining similar centers in Asia and North America, the Montpellier center is an immediate result of a larger…
Linux Gaming

Linux Gaming

Gabe Newell: Linux is the future of gaming, new hardware coming soon (via TechDomino.com ) This will come as a surprise to most – probably  even to the hardcore gamers and linux power users. Gabe Newell, the managing director and co-founder of Valve, gave a presentation at the LinuxCon which stuck in our minds. According to him, Linux…
Linux On The Road

Linux On The Road

The Best Linux Tools for Working on the Road (via Dice News in Tech ) The mobile workforce is a fact of modern technology life. And Linux is right there, silently helping professionals get the job done. A Linux road warrior might be the harried system admin bouncing between several sites. Or the freelance Open Source…
Most Used Commands

Most Used Commands

Ten Most Used Linux Commands (via http://jtn-network.com ) JTN Trend-Tech.NETWORK             Technology, Trends & News    Ten Most Used Linux Commands Author: Bobbin Zachariah In this article I am going to show you the most 10 used commands in LinuxPrint Working Directory (pwd) This command is used…
Nvidia Contributions

Nvidia Contributions

Nvidia responds to Torvalds by citing Linux ARM kernel contributions (via The Inquirer ) CHIP DESIGNER Nvidia has replied to Linux founder Linus Torvalds' stinging criticism over the firm's lack of Linux video driver support by saying that it is one of the biggest contributors to the Linux kernel for ARM architectures. Nvidia got some harsh…
Open Source Healthcare?

Open Source Healthcare?

Can Linux open source healthcare? (via http://www.adigaskell.org ) I wrote last year about the various ways the open source movement can benefit the way you innovate.  The message was broken down into three distinct approaches you can take: (1) Modularize the content – You want to create as few barriers to participation…