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Long, winding road led from caddyshack to boardroom

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Interviews

southcoasttoday.com: Matthew Szulik was all of 8 years old when his father drove him to the New Bedford Country Club and told him to walk to the clubhouse and "go to the man at the end and tell him you want to caddie."

Choose Your Distro

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  • Choose Your Distro according to the Zodiac! (PART II)
  • How To Pick The Best Linux Distribution

Security on *NIX

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elevenislouder.blogspot: It seems as if most UNIX and Linux users honestly believe that they are secure from day one of installation/purchase. This is simply not true.

Should you move to Arch Linux?

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samuelpainter.com: Suppose that you have been using GNU/Linux for a number of months now. You had previously been using Windows or Mac OS X, but heard about the freedom, openness, and performance inherent to open source operating systems.

Choose Your Distro according to the Zodiac! (PART I)

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Humor

linuxmigrante.blogspot: Some people try Linux and experience frustration because they just pick any distribution. Consult with the stars! Use the zodiac to choose the distro that best fits your sign!

Microsoft’s Tablet Strategy and How Linux Compares

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Microsoft
  • Microsoft’s Tablet Strategy and How Linux Compares
  • Windows Market May Dip Below 90 Percent This Year
  • The PC Is Dead: Long Live Portable, Pluralistic Computing

Debian Squeeze RC1 Screenshots Tour

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  • Debian Squeeze RC1 Screenshots Tour
  • Debian Project News - January 14th

The Writer’s PC

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Software

thefridayblog.com: One of my many New Year’s Resolutions has been to rebuild my writing PC and get down to some serious writing again. Because the PC is rather old and not very high powered this has restricted the options.

Linux ecosystem spins around Red Hat

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theregister.co.uk: By Silicon Valley standards, Red Hat is a loser. It doesn't have an app store (though it once tried to create one). Its chief executive isn't a fresh-faced kid (though Jim Whitehurst doesn't look much older than 20). And its headquarters isn't in San Francisco or Silicon Valley, but rather in the comparative backwoods of North Carolina.

Also: What's new in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.6

1 second Linux boot!

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zdnet.com/blog: This is seriously impressive - 1 second Linux boot to a Qt application from a cold boot!

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