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  • What Will Become Of Linux Giant Red Hat?

    As the New York Times reported yesterday, IBM is in the process of purchasing Red Hat, one of the largest corporate contributors to the Linux kernel. The news is great if you’ve got stock in either company or a passion to see a cloud computing services challenge Amazon (and Microsoft). But if you’re a fan…

  • ‘Stop Thinking About What You Can Do With Your Computer’

    Historically, the speed and ability of computers has dictated what they’re used for. But with even the cheapest phone dwarfing systems that used to run entire businesses decades ago, trying to solve a problem by thinking about what computers can do right now won’t necessarily get you the best results.