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|Story||Linux RAID Smackdown: Crush RAID 5 with RAID 10||srlinuxx||26/02/2008 - 6:00am|
|Story||Linux Rare at Legal Firms, Except for Security||srlinuxx||14/02/2006 - 11:25am|
|Story||Linux reaches out to hobbyist developers||srlinuxx||19/08/2013 - 3:03am|
|Story||Linux Ready For Real Time on Wall Street?||srlinuxx||2||23/04/2007 - 11:56pm|
|Story||Linux Reality Episode 100 - The Final Episode||srlinuxx||26/03/2008 - 2:22pm|
|Story||Linux Reality Episode 97 - A Few Linux Games||srlinuxx||05/03/2008 - 10:59pm|
|Story||Linux RealPlayer Under Zero-Day Gun||srlinuxx||28/09/2005 - 8:28am|
|Story||Linux receives 20th birthday video from Microsoft||srlinuxx||1||21/07/2011 - 12:57pm|
|Story||Linux Receives Its First Batch of Unreal Engine 4 Demos||Roy Schestowitz||07/07/2014 - 11:31am|
|Story||Linux release flood||srlinuxx||1||26/10/2009 - 2:57pm|
How much is this going to cost me? The question may be the lifeblood of business, but the answer is all too often an alchemy of knowns and unknowns, hard figures, and soft projections. Occupying the gap is a cottage industry of studies, surveys, analysts, and pundits weighing in on the big, bad, broad comparison of total cost of ownership (TCO) between commercial and open source software.
Previously ECS ELITEGROUP was known for economy class offerings, but there has been some success of late with a few different platforms in the enthusiast market by ECS, but associated with low cost "bang for the buck" type systems. When the nForce4 Ultra based KN1 Extreme arrived at my doorstep and I indulged in it's build and feature set, I must say I was quite impressed.
No other segment of the computer component manufacturing industry has seen such a dramatic level of price gouging as the graphics cards business. Street prices for Nvidia's 6-series and ATI's X800 neared the unprecedented $1000 mark. This time Nvidia launched the GeForce 7 in volume, bringing graphics card pricing back to a more reasonable level.
Providers of Internet-based phone services may be forced next week to cut off tens of thousands of customers.
Under a new "anti-online game addiction system", players who have played more than five hours, will be told every 15 minutes: "...please go offline immediately to rest."
Many in Silicon Valley are skittish about Google's size and power, and fret that its strengths are transforming it into a threat.
The analyst firm said today that it believes the impact of multicore on the IT infrastructure will accelerate with each generation of multicore processors.
A film version of popular video game Halo is being made by two Hollywood studios, its developers have confirmed.
In the past, hackers and writers of malicious software (aka malware) were seeking attention and notoriety. Creators of viruses and worms were looking for bragging rights. Now they're after money.
On average, enterprise PCs have 27 pieces of spyware on their hard drives, a 19 percent increase in the last quarter alone, while a whopping 80 percent of corporate computers host at least one instance of unwanted software, whether that's adware, spyware, or a Trojan horse.
Japan's Hitachi Ltd. on Wednesday unveiled the world's first hard disk drive/DVD recorder that can store one terabyte of data, or enough to record about 128 hours of high-definition digital broadcasting.
THE SOFTWARE equivalent to Wal Mart is engaged in negotiations with the Open Source Development Labs in a bid to resolve the issue about which OS is the cheapest to run.
The goals of the OSI's license proliferation committee were thrown into question when the creator of the organization's manifesto was recently denied entrance.
What do Microsoft's offer to do a joint, independent research project to analyze the benefits of Linux versus Windows, Miro fighting with Mambo's developers over Mambo management and Sun's Common Development and Distribution License all have in common? They're all about control.
Instead of the traditional car analogy, how about a restaurant analogy?
At one end, you have yourself, cook them yourself. At the other end, you have the five-star restaurant. Everything is handled for you, for a price. But what about the middle?
There are a few new screenshots of UT2007 here.
To quote DistroWatch, "Freespire is a new Linux distribution, a free edition of Linspire with all proprietary components and trademarks removed. The distribution comes with a free repository of over 1,500 packages available via apt-get and Synaptic. This initial release functions as a live CD only and serves as a proof of concept." Here is a quick rundown of the Freespire linux livecd.
60% of companies surveyed believe open source will either increase its presence in some business areas, or will be a fundamental component in their core IT systems in the next five years.