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Canonical and BQ's Aquaris M10 Ubuntu Edition Tablet

Monday, 18 April 2016 - 20:00 PM - (Hardware)

Canonical's broad vision for Ubuntu Linux is to offer a single, converged personal computing experience across devices. more>>

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What's Our Next Fight?

Tuesday, 07 June 2016 - 18:00 PM - (Hardware)

We won the battle for Linux, but we're losing the battle for freedom.

Linux turns 25 in August 2016. Linux Journal turned 21 in April 2016. (Issue #1 was April 1994, the month Linux hit version 1.0.) We're a generation into the history of our cause, but the fight isn't there anymore, because we won. Our cause has achieved its effects. more>>

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Penclic B3 Mouse

Monday, 31 October 2016 - 10:30 AM - (Hardware)

"Does the world need a new computer mouse?" asks Penclic. "Yes it does!" says the Swedish peripherals developer. Most devices in our lives have undergone extensive changes through the years, notes Penclic, save the unlucky, unglamorous computer mouse. more>>

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CORSAIR's Carbide Air 740

Thursday, 01 December 2016 - 12:59 PM - (Hardware)

Part of the joy of owning a custom-built PC is building it yourself, notes CORSAIR. (Oh, do we agree!) In an effort to promote endless PC-making joy, CORSAIR developed the new Carbide Air 740 PC case that "offers remarkable cooling performance and the flexibility to handle even the most ambitious enthusiast system builds". more>>

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Panther MPC, Inc.'s Panther Alpha

Wednesday, 11 January 2017 - 10:59 AM - (Hardware)

Functional, powerful and there when you need it, unobtrusive when you don't—that's how Panther MPC, Inc., sums up the company's new Panther Alpha personal micro PC that features the company's powerful, easy-to-use Linux-based Panther OS. more>>

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Goldtouch Semi-Vertical Mouse

Monday, 23 January 2017 - 18:15 PM - (Hardware)

"A brilliant combination of ergonomics, comfort and performance" thunders Goldtouch, a leader in desktop ergonomics, about its new Semi-Vertical Mouse. "Perfectly sloped at 66 degrees" to prevent wrist stress and provide the ultimate comfort fit for healthy computing, the Semi-Vertical Mouse is Goldtouch's newest addition to its mouse library. more>>

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IGEL Universal Desktop Converter

Wednesday, 15 February 2017 - 16:17 PM - (Hardware)

IGEL Technology's next-generation Universal Desktop Converter 3 (UDC3) is a powerful and universally deployable managed thin-client solution, a low-cost alternative to desktop hardware solutions. more>>

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Flash ROMs with a Raspberry Pi

Monday, 06 March 2017 - 10:18 AM - (Hardware)

I previously wrote a series of articles about my experience flashing a ThinkPad X60 laptop with Libreboot. After that, the Libreboot project expanded its hardware support to include the ThinkPad X200 series, so I decided to upgrade. The main challenge with switching over to the X200 was that unlike the X60, you can't perform the initial Libreboot flash with software. more>>

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Minifree Ltd.'s GNU+Linux Computers

Monday, 13 March 2017 - 12:19 PM - (Hardware)

Minifree Ltd.—doing business as "Ministry of Freedom"—exists mainly for reasons Linuxers will like: to make it easier for people to get computers that respect their freedom and privacy, and to provide funding for a meaningful project, called Libreboot. more>>

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My Love Affair with Synology

Thursday, 22 June 2017 - 13:23 PM - (Hardware)

In my "Hodge Podge" article in the October 2016 issue, I mentioned how much I love the Synology NAS I have in my server closet (Figure 1). more>>

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PSSC Labs' Eco Blade 1U

Monday, 31 July 2017 - 13:26 PM - (Hardware)

Arguably "the greenest blade server on the market", PSSC Labs' new Eco Blade 1U rack server offers power and performance with energy savings of up to 46% over competing servers, says the company. more>>

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Banana Backups

Tuesday, 21 November 2017 - 15:58 PM - (Hardware)

In the September 2016 issue, I wrote an article called "Papa's Got a Brand New NAS" where I described how I replaced my rackmounted gear with a small, low-powered ARM device—the Odroid XU4. more>>

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Raspberry Pi Alternatives

Monday, 22 January 2018 - 13:14 PM - (Hardware)

A look at some of the many interesting Raspberry Pi competitors. more>>

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FOSS Project Spotlight: LinuxBoot

Thursday, 15 February 2018 - 15:12 PM - (Hardware)

Linux as firmware. more>>

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