Doghouse: Distro Decisions Selecting a distribution is a personal decision

May 31, 2013

maddog explains what's behind his use of particular Linux distributions.

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RunRev Releases Open Source Version of LiveCode

Apr 11, 2013

Open source version of LiveCode is now available for developing apps, games, and utilities for all major platforms.

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Ubuntu to Reduce Non-LTS Support

Mar 29, 2013

Technical board votes for shorter support cycles on standard releases.

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SSH Reverse Tunnels SSH reverse tunnels for secure access to smart meters

Mar 15, 2013

We’ll show you a practical project for monitoring home energy usage with SSH and OpenWrt.

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Fresh Memory – Learning Aid Fresh Memory flash card software

Mar 15, 2013

When memorizing facts, learning, storing, and processing internalizes the subject matter. The Fresh Memory program offers various methods to help you anchor the facts in your memory.

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FTC Urges Improvements in Mobile Privacy Disclosures

Feb 07, 2013

FTC hopes to build trust between app providers and mobile users through more transparent data practices.

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Tech Tools

Dec 19, 2012
  • Red Hat Releases RHEL 6.4 beta and Enterprise Virtualization 3.1
  • Amazon Announces Redshift Data Warehouse Service
  • Ceph on SUSE 
  • XtreemFS 1.4
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Welcome Editorial

Dec 19, 2012

As these pages go to print, I notice that we have reached issue 147. The number 147 might not seem particularly noteworthy to the rest of the world, but I noticed it. You see, the first issue with my picture on page 3 was issue 48, and if you count by ones from the beginning of the issue 48 cycle to the end of the issue 147 cycle, you get to 100 issues. This number 100 is always good for a milestone moment in our base 10 universe. Celebrating a numeral is not so important on its own, but having these reasons to look back can provide some context for looking ahead into the future – or looking around at the present.

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