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ALSO NOTED: Debian creator leaves Linux Foundation; Apple TV now available;

> Ian Murdock, creator of Debian Linux, is leaving the Linux Foundation for a gig at Sun. Read more…

Tags: Security   Mac OS X   Dell   Apple TV  

HP to beat Dell to the pre-loaded Linux punch?

Dell asked you what you wanted, you said that you wanted machines pre-loaded with Linux and they said “No”. That’s pretty much the story of Dell’s IdeaStorm feedback site; though the company

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Commodore to return with new gaming PCs!

As the editor of DailyTechRag, I often find myself wrestling with the question of what exactly constitutes “Geek News.” However, if this story isn’t true “Geek News,” then I had better

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ALSO NOTED: Dell has a secret strategy for 2007; Sanyo, Lenovo to share in recall costs;

> Dell keeping its cards close to its vest. Article
> The top five technologies that you need to know this year. Read more…

Tags: Worm   Vulnerabilities   Symantec   Lenovo   Dell  

ALSO NOTED: Dell giving Linux another chance; IBM and Oracle Linux incompatible?;

> Dell giving Linux desktops another chance. Article
> An open-source startup is turning heads in the virtualization world. Article
> Symantec is optimistic about Norton 360. …

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Tags: Virtualization   Dell   VMWare   Symantec  

ALSO NOTED: AMD’s newest is underwhelming; A Google Desktop hole gets patched;

> Robert Adler, best known as the inventor of the television remote control, has passed away at the age of 93. Article
> Word on the street is that AMD’s new dual-core chip still has nothing on the Core 2 Duo. Article
> Looks like Dell is going to have to pay it’s former CEO, to the tune of $5 million. …

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ALSO NOTED: Dell under fire: investors file suit; Microsoft targeted for slandering Linux;

> Dell has found itself on the business end of an improper accounting suit, filed by investors. Article (sub. req.)
> Upgraded to Vista only to find that you can’t play songs that you purchased through the iTunes Store? There’s a patch for that.
> Hot-pluggable iPods on the way? …

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Tags: Microsoft   Linux   iTunes   iPods   Dell  

More fuel for the LED fire: Samsung unveils new displays

There’s been a lot of talk of LED displays as of late: they look great, save power and (allegedly) are coming soon to a MacBook Pro and HP laptop near you. Well here’s more fuel for that fire: Samsung, which manufactures displays that are re-branded by companies like Apple, Dell and HP, has unveiled its upcoming lineup of LED-backlit LCD displays and they sure look fancy. There’s a massive …

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Easy Mac OS X installation coming to the PC?

When Apple first announced that it would start using Intel processors in Macs, there were two questions on everyone’s mind: “will Macs be able to run Windows?” and “will PCs be able to run OS X?” The answer to the first question turned out to be a resounding “yes,” as Apple decided to officially support dual-booting with Boot Camp while more elegant third-party solutions like Paralells allowed the two OSes to co-exist side-by-side with Apple’s blessing. As for the second question, the …

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