Doghouse: Hack and Beer in Rio maddog goes to Rio for “Hack and Beer” and learns to appreciate the journey.

Oct 26, 2010

The little boy behind me was really excited about his first airplane trip. When the plane started to take off, he gave a very loud countdown to “blast off!” It was refreshing to hear that much enthusiasm, particularly because air travel has become a “magic elevator” for me. The doors close in one location and open in another, but I have little excitement in the journey, only the destination.

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HP Plans webOS-Powered Tablet Early Next Year

Aug 20, 2010

A Microsoft product is also in the works.

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U.S. Smartphone Market: Blackberry leads, Google gains

Apr 08, 2010

Analysis by comScore indicates that the Blackberry from RIM is clearly number one in U.S. smartphone sales.

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Ttylinux now for ARM and PowerPC

Apr 06, 2010

The minimalist ttylinux distro is now available in ARM and PowerPC versions.

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Hands-on: Ben NanoNote Micronotebook

Apr 05, 2010

Small wonder: the microcomputer with a 3-inch screen, flip lid and keyboard seems fragile, but has a lot to it –– even if the screen is a bit too soft.

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MeeGo Repositories: Code Available for Moblin-Maemo Merger

Apr 02, 2010

Imad Sousou, director of Intel's Open Source Technology Center, has released the first parts for developers of the Linux-based MeeGo platform for mobile devices.

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Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.5 for New Processors

Apr 01, 2010

Red Hat has increased Linux version 5.5 compatibility and is providing new packages.

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Scorpio Blue Notebook Hard Drive Stores 750 GBytes on Two Disks

Mar 31, 2010

The 2.5" SATA Scorpio Blue hard drive from Western Digital has the highest storage capacity of any notebook drive, according to its maker.

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