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Stealth Little PCs pack a punch

04/15/2011, Stealth Company, a computer systems manufacturer known for their rugged hardware have announced a new series of powerful, small form factor PCs. Called the Little PC 670, these tiny computers are amazing space savers. If you’re constantly on the...

Silverlight works on Android

04/15/2011, At the recent MIX11 conference, there was even the presence of Android at the Microsoft event, but it wasn’t there to steal the limelight away from the Redmond giants. The folks who were behind the port for Silverlight to Linux have managed to port...

Windows 7 finally overtakes Windows XP’s desktop OS market share

04/08/2011, According to the latest results of the desktop OS market share in the US for April 2011 collected by StatCounter, it looks like people are finally leaving Windows XP behind and getting an upgrade to Windows 7. For the first time since it became the most...

Navisurfer II brings Ubuntu Linux to your car

02/21/2011, If you’ve always fancied having a computer dashboard in your car but weren’t satisfied with the current offerings you’ve seen available on the market, the Navisurfer II might be the computer for you. The Navisurfer II is a basically a...

NoteSlate detailed website launched

02/18/2011, The NoteSlate tablet that’s been designed to replace paper as a note-taking device now has a proper webpage that describes the tablet in complete detail. Its specs, how it works and more. The tablet packs a 13″ (760 x 1080) display that is...

Russian government planning to switch over to Linux

12/27/2010, While all the operating system news nowadays seems to center around iOS, Windows, Chrome OS, Android, Windows Phone 7 and Mac OS, let’s not forget that Linux still plays a very important part in the tech world and is the basis for many operating systems...

Apple AirPlay streams to XBMC Linux box

12/21/2010, We previously noted that Apple’s AirPlay would be a useful way to get videos running on various devices, including a Mac. Now it seems that Linux (Ubuntu) will be getting in on the game too as a video has surfaced, showing a person with XBMC...

Linutop 3 Features A Small Linux Atom PC With A Fanless Design

11/30/2010, If you’re too lazy to install Linux on a small form factor (SFF) computer, you might want to pay the folks at Linutop to do so. The Linutop 3 is powered by a 1.6GHz Intel Atom processor and runs the Linutop Linux-based operating system, offering you...

Nokia N900 Can Run Unmodified webOS Games

10/25/2010, Some interesting benefits have surfaced due to the similar methods of developing native Linux apps by Palm and Nokia, namely SDL 1.2. Taking into account the hardware similarities between the Palm Pre and the N900 (OMAP3430, PowerVR SGX, and OpenGL ES 2.0...

Limera1n runs on Mac, Greenpois0n plays nice with Linux and Mac

10/17/2010, Geohot’s iOS 4.1 jailbreak known as Limera1n will now play nice with Linux platforms in addition to those running on Windows and Mac OS X machines, while Chronic Dev Team’s greenpois0n variant will be able to handle just relevant iDevices...

App Turns iPad Into An X Terminal

10/04/2010, If the recent Chromium OS installation on Apple’s iPad didn’t tickle your fancy, perhaps something from StarNet Communications will. The company has announced its iLIVEx app that is capable of turning the iPad into an X terminal, often...

Neofonie WeTab does Android apart from MeeGo Linux

09/21/2010, While we all know that the Neofonie WeTab 11.6-inch tablet is running on a custom version of MeeGo Linux, it also ain’t too shabby to know that Google’s Android operating system will also run just fine – as long as it is a virtual...

$170 Insignia Infocast Photo And App Viewer Turned Into A Tablet

09/16/2010, You might not have heard of the Insignia Infocast before, but the latest hack will probably bring it to your attention. The device is originally touted as a photo and app viewer that can view Chumby apps and share photos. Despite its limited capabilities...