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May 31, 2013
  • SkySQL Merges with Makers of MariaDB
  • AMD Announces New Custom Chip Operation
  • New Supermicro Storage Solution
  • SUSE Studio 1.3
  • Nginx 1.4 Released
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Welcome Editorial

May 31, 2013

The long anticipated phenomenon of 3D printing, which the futurists have long identified as a potential “disruptive technology,” truly arrived this month with the appearance of the first 3D-printing controversy: 3D printing of cheap hand guns. Pop science prognosticators who have been bleary-eyed over the “promise” of 3D printing seemed caught off guard by the appearance of the first 3D guns. (You mean this wasn’t just for printing heart valves and Ironman exoskeletons?) At last, 3D printing was not just a quirky popular science oddity, but something that could serve as the fodder for moral arguments – by both sides, and a blogosphere seemingly thrilled to have some new material for speech making and hand wringing.

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Interview: Eben Upton Eben Upton of Raspberry Pi

May 22, 2013

After six years of development, founder Eben Upton and the other members of the Raspberry Pi Foundation are finally seeing the results of their efforts.

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Welcome Editorial

May 22, 2013

What is the Raspberry Pi really? A trinket? An educational tool? A very inexpensive computer? Of course, it is all these things, but what is the meaning of Raspberry Pi? I’m not the first journalist to ask.

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Table of Contents: 152 What's inside the July 2013 issue

May 20, 2013

We look at SharePoint integration and show you how to manage Active Directory from Linux. But first, a special story on a dangerous new class of intrusion tools.

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Linux News

May 20, 2013

News

  • US gov embraces open data
  • Apache Cdorked.A exploit discovered
  • News Bites

New Intel CEO

  • FSF scolds W3C
  • Torvalds releases Kernel 3.9
  • Xen new LF collaboration project

Operating Systems

  • Debian 7.0“wheezy” debuts
  • Windows XP most likely to be victim of attack.
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FSF Outs the World Wide Web Consortium over DRM Proposal

May 06, 2013

Richard Stallman calls for the W3C to remain independent of vendor interests.

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Doghouse – Device Drivers Teaching how to write device drivers

Apr 30, 2013

maddog considers the benefits of teaching students how to write device drivers.

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