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A new nerd phone promises true, open Linux and security
A new nerd phone promises true, open Linux and security
A group of open source advocates started a few years back a company called Purism. The idea behind the company was to attain crowdsourcing for ...... 11 Oct 2017 - 1 comment
Linux users: Prepare, Netflix is finally coming
Linux users: Prepare, Netflix is finally coming
While Windows and Mac users have enjoyed the ability to use Netflix from their browser since 2007, a small part of the greater tech community ...... 20 Sep 2014
GOG to start releasing games for Linux this year
GOG to start releasing games for Linux this year
GOG.com, the DRM-free PC game store will begin offering games for the Linux operating system starting this fall. The company says it has ...... 18 Mar 2014
International Space Station makes move away from Windows to Linux
International Space Station makes move away from Windows to Linux
The United Space Alliance, the company behind the computers used on the International Space Station has said today that they have migrated the ...... 10 May 2013 - 5 comments
John Carmack: Porting games to Linux not worth it
John Carmack: Porting games to Linux not worth it
John Carmack, the lead developer behind legendary games like Wolfenstein 3D, Doom and Quake, has raised questions on whether it is worth it ...... 10 Feb 2013 - 5 comments
Raspberry Pi hits at least 500,000 sold
Raspberry Pi hits at least 500,000 sold
Raspberry Pi, the mini $35 computer boards released last year, have reached their first major milestone. One of their retailers says over ...... 12 Jan 2013 - 1 comment
Is there a Nokia Android device coming?
Is there a Nokia Android device coming?
According to an ad on LinkedIn, Nokia is searching for an experienced senior software engineer with Linux experience. Additionally, the ad ...... 30 Nov 2012 - 4 comments
Steam for Linux games list leaked?
Steam for Linux games list leaked?
Last month, Valve said it would allow 1000 Linux users to test out the popular Steam platform as a private beta starting this month. Steam ...... 10 Oct 2012 - 4 comments
Steam for Linux reaching internal beta
Steam for Linux reaching internal beta
Valve has said it will allow 1000 Linux users to test out the popular Steam platform as a private beta starting next month. Steam has been ...... 29 Sep 2012 - 1 comment
Linux chief architect says 'F*** you Nvidia' for lacking support
Linux chief architect says 'F*** you Nvidia' for lacking support
Linus Torvalds, the Finnish-born chief architect behind the Linux kernel (and project coordinator), had some choice words for Nvidia this week. ...... 17 Jun 2012 - 10 comments
U.S. Navy to install Linux on VTOL drones
U.S. Navy to install Linux on VTOL drones
The U.S. Navy will begin installing the Linux operating system on its vertical take-off (VTOL) drones. For now, the military branch only ...... 09 Jun 2012 - 2 comments
Dell signs OEM pact with Red Hat
Dell signs OEM pact with Red Hat
Dell and Red Hat have signed an OEM agreement this week, giving more options for enterprise customers who are looking for open-source options. ...... 08 May 2012 - 1 comment
Google Drive for Linux is coming
Google Drive for Linux is coming
Yesterday, search giant Google announced the launch of the oft-rumored Drive cloud service. While the announcement was a large success, there ...... 25 Apr 2012 - 1 comment
Huawei joins Tizen Association
Huawei joins Tizen Association
The popular Chinese handset maker Huawei has joined the Tizen Association, meaning the company will be launching Linux-based handsets in the future. ...... 04 Mar 2012 - 1 comment
Ubuntu Linux in the works for smartphones and tablets
Ubuntu Linux in the works for smartphones and tablets
Earlier today Canonical founder Mark Shuttleworth announced plans to transform his company's Ubuntu Linux distribution into a universal platform ...... 31 Oct 2011 - 4 comments
Meet the new OS, same as the old OS: Tizen replaces MeeGo
Meet the new OS, same as the old OS: Tizen replaces MeeGo
Intel has decided to kill off the Meego mobile OS and partner with the LiMo Foundation in developing a new platform called Tizen. LiMo is ...... 28 Sep 2011 - 1 comment
Samsung's Bada may go open source next year
Samsung's Bada may go open source next year
If Apple's numerous lawsuits against Android go badly for Samsung, they may already have their future strategy mapped out in the form of Bada. ...... 20 Sep 2011
PlayStation 3 'private key' unveiled, console permanently jailbroken?
PlayStation 3 'private key' unveiled, console permanently jailbroken?
A hacking group called "fail0verflow" has presented at this week's Chaos Communication Conference 27C3, showing off the PlayStation 3 "private ...... 30 Dec 2010 - 47 comments
     

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Every WiFi network in the World is now non-secure - WPA2 encryption broken Every WiFi network in the World is now non-secure - WPA2 encryption broken (17 Oct 2017 3:58)
Researchers from Belgian university have managed to break the widely used WPA2 encryption, rendering all WiFi networks non-secure.
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Microsoft updates Macbook Pro competitor, here's the new Surface Book 2 Microsoft updates Macbook Pro competitor, here's the new Surface Book 2 (17 Oct 2017 18:10)
Microsoft has announced today a new Surface Book 2, the second generation of the hybrid laptop. It is aimed solely at competing against the MacBook Pro, which Microsoft promises it will blow ....
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Marvel's newest Netflix superhero series gets a release date  and a new action-packed trailer Marvel's newest Netflix superhero series gets a release date and a new action-packed trailer (19 Oct 2017 16:16)
Netflix has become one of the most important partners for Marvel very recently. In only a few years Netflix has released five Marvel shows with one more in line before the end of the year. ....
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Netflix to spend $8 billion in programming next year Netflix to spend $8 billion in programming next year (18 Oct 2017 14:23)
There's no bigger player in the streaming TV and movies scene than Netflix no matter how much you want it YouTube. This year the streaming giant will spend approximately $6 billion in programming, ....
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Huawei revealed two new Mate 10 flagships with AI and dual cameras Huawei revealed two new Mate 10 flagships with AI and dual cameras (17 Oct 2017 13:07)
In yesterday's press event Huawei unveiled this years Mate-lineup. That included two new flagship phones Huawei promised even before the launch would blow iPhones out of the water when it comes to AI. ....
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