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Co-author: Paul Jones Most people--including my parents--have email. But now, just as mom and dad (and, though more rarely, grandma and grandpa) are getting on the email bandwagon, it seems a fair number of folks are jumping right off.  And I don’t mean great-aunts who decided it was too... Read more
44 comments Posted 1 Jun 2011 by bascha (Red Hat) Feed
After you vote, read some of the articles about Wikileaks from our contributors:
0 comments Posted 31 May 2011 by Colin Dodd (Red Hat) Feed
After you vote, read some of the articles about Wikileaks from our contributors:
0 comments Posted 31 May 2011 by Colin Dodd (Red Hat) Feed
After you vote, find out why Microsoft cut ties with Asterisk and more details about open source Skype alternatives.
4 comments Posted 27 May 2011 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
After you vote, find out why Microsoft cut ties with Asterisk and more details about open source Skype alternatives.
4 comments Posted 27 May 2011 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
How do you get nearly 7,000 Likes and 2,000 comments on your Facebook post? Be HTC and post this:
2 comments Posted 27 May 2011 by Ruth Suehle (Red Hat) Feed
The Boxee Box, available since November 2010 with firmware recently upated to 1.1, is a winning compromise that makes a Linux-based HTPC easy enough for the least technical user. Linux-based HTPC (home theater PC) systems have been proliferating, and with good reason. Linux is known for being... Read more
10 comments Posted 27 May 2011 by Ruth Suehle (Red Hat) Feed
Microsoft has ended its deal to let the open source Asterisk PBX system work with Skype as of July 26, perhaps due to the launch of its own competing service. When Microsoft paid $8.5 billion for Skype two weeks ago, they promised to hold it as a separate division and continue supporting non-... Read more
22 comments Posted 26 May 2011 by Ruth Suehle (Red Hat) Feed
In a NY Times op-ed, David Hajdu posits that the spate of notable musicians all of the same age (turning 70 this year) is attributable to their turning 14 in the mid-1950s when rock 'n roll was just getting its start. "Fourteen is a formative age," his theory goes. What if that's not just for... Read more
1 comment Posted 26 May 2011 by Ruth Suehle (Red Hat) Feed
Seems like every couple of months, a major security breach story hits the news — and I don't mean thieves cracking into Sony's account servers; I mean the police breaking down some dissident's door in a political trouble-spot, or even companies like Apple and Google tracking everything you do... Read more
1 comment Posted 25 May 2011 by linux.com Feed

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