Posts Tagged: "Linux"

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Kindle 2 Now With…Linux?

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This is a development the folks at Amazon likely weren’t expecting. Seems that some enterprising soul out there, whom you might recognize when I tell you it’s Jesse Vincent, managed to get his recently-released Kindle 2 ebook from Amazon to run Ubuntu 9.04. He apparently did it for no other...

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SheevaPlug: A Computer Stuffed Inside A Plug

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Believe it or not, packed inside this plug is a tiny 1.2Ghz computer.  Called the Marvell SheevePlug, it’s designed to act as a low powered server running a flavor of Linux, you know for email and stuff.  Other features include 512MB of RAM, 512MB of flash storage, and a USB...