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Extinct Linux Distros...Is GNU/Linux Headed to Extinction?

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linuxmigrante.blogspot: As I was checking about 10 Linux Distros that are now gone, I noticed a pattern: Most of them had price tags attached.

Spotlight Feature: Get Mobile with Fedora 14

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redhat.com: The release of Fedora 14 is just around the corner, and one of the areas of active development for this release is mobile devices, such as netbooks.

London Stock Exchange smashes world record trade speed with Linux

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computerworlduk.com: The London Stock Exchange has said its new Linux-based system is delivering world record networking speed, with 126 microsecond trading times.

Red Hat CEO Jim Whitehurst to Deliver Keynote at Interop New York

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redhat.com: Red Hat today announced that President and CEO, Jim Whitehurst, will deliver the keynote address at Interop New York. Interop aims to drive the adoption of technology, providing knowledge and insight to help IT and corporate decision-makers achieve business success.

Linus Torvalds Honored by NEC C&C Foundation

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linuxfoundation.org: Torvalds to receive one of the world’s most prestigious awards for contributions to computer technologies and their social impact

HP announces Palm Pre 2 with WebOS 2.0

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linuxfordevices.com: HP announced a faster, 1GHz Palm Pre 2, as well as a major WebOS 2.0 update that features "true multitasking," improved "Synergy" sync, and a "Just Type" feature that enables text entry before an app fully opens.

When Will Folks Acknowledge GNU/Linux Has Arrived?

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pogson.6k.ca: There’s more FUD on the web about GNU/Linux never being a major desktop OS. Wake up people! GNU/Linux has arrived:

Why 'Fragmentation' Isn’t a Problem for Android or Linux

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pcworld.com: Why is it that what's viewed as healthy competition in one arena is so frequently labeled a "fragmentation problem" in other areas these days?

The Quiet Rise of Linux Tablets

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itworld.com: One of the things I have been working on this fall is a business-oriented book about the iPad. I mention this because, (a) it's a shameless plug and (b) it leads into the topic of tablet computing, which I think is a lot stronger moving forward than people realize.

Not so Minty fresh

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dwasifar.com: Well, my extended experiment with Linux Mint, which I installed some months ago on my primary desktop, is over.

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