Training Girls Away From Technical Careers

For a while they seemed to come almost in a measured release. They ranged from polite, insightful and informative, to a collateral-damage-be-damned raging and slashing diatribe. Some I would read; some I would not. No […]

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Linux Predictions 2016, FreeNAS Logo Contest & More…

FOSS Week in Review

Artists, can you improve on this? Get on it, then…

This week’s wrap-up needs no introduction, with an art contest to redesign a logo for a […]

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Plotting Out the BSD Year

Larry the BSD Guy

First things first: Remember when I said I didn’t have access to Michael Larabel’s fine set of Phoronix tools to do diagnostic hardware comparisons? Well, while looking around for something else […]

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Ubuntu Bugs That Won’t Go Away

The Ubuntu bug

I grew up on a farm and ranch up until I was fourteen. It’s a tough life, best suited for tough people who can beat their environment into submission and produce the results needed to […]

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Linux Foundation’s Deal With the Devil

Linux Foundation Logo

Last week when Microsoft and the Linux Foundation separately announced a partnership that would see Redmond issuing a Linux certification called Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate Linux (MCSA), Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols felt the need to add […]

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