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Linux saves the day: why every good toolkit should have Linux Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, March 09 2009 @ 04:45 PM EST
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No matter if you're exclusively a Windows shop, every good IT technician needs Linux in their toolkit. A bootable Linux CD has saved my bacon more than once.

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Novell's SUSE Linux futures Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, March 09 2009 @ 02:27 PM EST
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Novell is in trouble. As Novell CFO Dana Russell said during the recent earnings call, "Our Linux business is dependent on large deals, which may result in some fluctuations of our quarterly invoicing. This quarter, we did not sign any large deals, many of which have been historically fulfilled by Microsoft certificates."

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Interview: Steve McIntyre of Debian Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, March 09 2009 @ 01:42 PM EST
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Steve McIntyre, Debian Project Leader talks about his work with the free open source Linux distribution.

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Linux.com Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, March 04 2009 @ 02:31 PM EST
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The Linux Foundation is taking over Linux.com. We couldn't be more excited to work with you on building a community resource for Linux users worldwide.

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Android to take Linux mainstream Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, March 03 2009 @ 01:32 PM EST
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For an OS to wrestle market share from Microsoft's Windows, it will need two things: the OS-maker's support and low licensing fees, an analyst said.

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Wind River acquires GUI developer Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, February 24 2009 @ 02:37 PM EST
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Wind River will buy Tilcon Software, a vendor of Linux-compatible, embedded GUI (graphical user interface) toolkits targeting industrial, defense, medical, automotive, and mobile devices. Alameda, Calif.-based Wind River will pay $3.5 million for Tilcon, of Ottawa, Canada, in a deal set to close Feb. 27.

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Raves: Ditching Windows Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, February 23 2009 @ 01:17 PM EST
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There are too many exciting features to mention here. Suffice to say that if you're fed up with Windows, you should give Linux a chance. Even if you don't ditch Windows entirely, you should at least dual-boot Windows and Ubuntu. You'll be surprised at just how good it is.

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Brazil schools get 357,000 virtualised Linux desktops Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, February 18 2009 @ 04:51 PM EST
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The Brazilian government has financed a virtualisation project in schools that will virtualise 357,000 desktops nationwide.

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Desktop Cost: Linux vs. Windows Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, February 18 2009 @ 03:57 PM EST
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No, this isn't another rant about how you should convert to Linux because it's free, although it is free. Free is a four-letter word among those who scoff at the mere mention of Linux. Yes, Linux is free, but that doesn't give it an unfair advantage on the desktop because most computers arrive preloaded with Windows so to the buyer it appears Windows is also free.

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How Many Linux Users Are There (Really)? Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, February 18 2009 @ 03:48 PM EST
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How many Linux users are there really?

It's a darn good question, and there isn't a darn good answer.

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