Hardware

Hardware news found on the net

Cubietruck is a small, open source mini PC with an Allwinner A20 dual-core CPU

Filed under
Linux
Hardware

liliputing.com: The Cubietruck is an upcoming mini-computer with a dual-core ARM Cortex-A7 processor, up to 2GB of RAM, Gigabit Ethernet, and WiFi and Bluetooth built in.

How to Build a Linux Gaming PC

Filed under
Linux
Hardware
Gaming
HowTos

maximumpc.com: The free Linux operating system has been around for ages, but its inherent complexity and limited support has always relegated its use to extreme enthusiasts, programmers, and other hardcore types. That might be changing, though. We decided to build a Linux gaming box to see for ourselves.

@ phoronix

Filed under
Linux
Hardware
Software
Ubuntu
  • Assessing The Current Intel Haswell Linux Experience
  • KScreen 1.0 Released For KDE Screen Management
  • There's Now An Ubuntu Touch PPA For Unity 8, Mir
  • 8-Way Desktop Comparison On Ubuntu 13.10 Linux

Linux Hardware, Past, Present, and Future.

Filed under
Linux
Hardware

linux.com: Here's some thoughts about some hardware I was going to use, hardware I use daily, and hardware I'll probably use someday in the future.

The Linux Setup - Gregor Herrmann, Debian Developer

Filed under
Linux
Hardware
Software

mylinuxrig.com: I am Gregor Herrmann. In my free time I’m a Debian Developer, i.e. I’m one of the many volunteers around the world who try to produce a free operating system.

Dell’s Linux Laptop Confusing US Buyers

Filed under
Linux
Hardware
  • Availability Of Dell’s Linux Laptop Confusing US Buyers
  • System76 Unveil New Haswell-Powered Ultra-Thin Ubuntu Laptop

Amazing Raspberry Pi Projects

Filed under
Linux
Hardware
  • Amazing Raspberry Pi Projects – Part 1
  • Amazing Raspberry Pi Projects – Part 2

The trouble with UEFI Boot, and a helping hand from a BIOS firmware update

Filed under
Linux
Hardware

zdnet.com: Sometimes a firmware update can be the answer to a tricky problem — but alas, not always.

Ode to Machine Architecture

Filed under
Hardware
Software

maddog: I have been writing lately about the importance of learning the underlying tenants of computing if you are going to be a great programmer, and in particular some machine language and computer architecture.

The First Experience Of Intel Haswell On Linux

Filed under
Hardware

phoronix.com: Haswell is here, Haswell is here, Haswell is here!!! After talking for months about the Linux kernel and driver development for Intel's Ivy Bridge successor, the heatsink can be lifted today on talking about Intel's Haswell processor.

Move Aside, GTX 680: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770 Review

Filed under
Hardware

techgage.com: Though it might seem a bit unusual to see NVIDIA let loose its GTX 770 a mere week after its 780 launch, here’s something to clear things up: $399. Built on GK104 (not GK110, like the 780), the GTX 770 is in effect a beefed-up GTX 680. It boasts 700 series features, NVIDIA’s latest cooler, and of course, a savings of about $100.

BeagleBone Black Review

Filed under
Hardware

linuxuser.co.uk: Can the BeagleBoard’s project latest open-source creation offer competition to the ubiquitous Raspberry Pi?

Secure Boot isn't the only problem facing Linux on Windows 8 hardware

Filed under
Linux
Hardware
Microsoft

mjg59.dreamwidth.org: There's now no shortage of Linux distributions that support Secure Boot out of the box, so that's a mostly solved problem. But even if your distribution supports it entirely you still need to boot your install media in the first place.

Cirrus7 Nimbus fanless, Linux-friendly PC has a heatsink for a case

Filed under
Hardware

iliputing.com: PC maker Cirrus7 plans to ship a new fanless desktop computer by the end of June. It’s called the Nimbus, and it looks more like a heatsink than a PC, because that’s basically what the entire case is.

WD Se 4TB Enterprise Hard Drive Review

Filed under
Hardware

techgage.com: With its “Se” series of enterprise hard drives, WD is targeting those in need of “bulk storage”, whether it be in a datacenter or NAS. Its biggest perk is that it almost perfectly mimics the company’s Re drives, boasting a 5-year warranty, models ranging from 2 – 4TB, and best of all, a price tag of up to $80 less.

The Almost Titan: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 Review

Filed under
Hardware

techgage.com: Around this time every year, a ton of action-packed movies hits the cinema that helps make summer taste just a little bit sweeter. Actually, that reminds me of something: a new top-end graphics card, much like NVIDIA’s GeForce GTX 780, priced at $649. Is it fast? You bet. Is it fun?

Also: New NVIDIA Linux Driver Supports The GeForce GTX 780

$99 Linux stick turns any HDMI display into a virtual desktop

Filed under
Linux
Hardware

pcworld.com: Hard on the heels of the news that Dell's “Project Ophelia” thumb PC is expected to ship this summer, thin client vendor Devon IT on Tuesday rolled out a similar contender of its own called the Ceptor.

Using Six Monitors With AMD's Open-Source Linux Driver

Filed under
Hardware
Software

phoronix.com: Niklas Andersson, a Swedish Phoronix reader, wrote in to share his AMD Linux six-monitor success story:

Syndicate content