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The $550 mirrorless camera versus the flagships: Is it a waste of money?

by John Velasco 1 day ago31 comments

Sony consolidating its flagships is probably for the best

by Robert Triggs 3 hours ago6 comments

Andy Rubin’s Essential teases a big announcement for May 30

by Jimmy Westenberg 6 hours ago5 comments

Boom to bust: The sad history of LeEco in the United States

by Robert Triggs 1 day ago16 comments
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Nokia Android / Linux mobile devices in the works, job ad reveals

A few years ago Nokia decided to go with Microsoft (exclusively) and ignore Google, when realizing that its aging Symbian OS will not be resurrected in time to adapt to the smartphone ...
by Chris SmithNovember 30, 201226

PengPod700: dual-booting Android and Linux on a $100 7-inch tablet

There are plenty of low-budget Android tablets out there, and we’ve showed you a fair share of them over the time. Peacock Imports wants to deliver a cheap Android tablet with a twist. ...
by Bogdan PetrovanNovember 10, 2012

Traditional x86 chip builder AMD to start making ARM processors

In the old days (of like 24 hours ago) companies like Samsung, Qualcomm and Texas Instruments made ARM chips, while Intel and AMD made x86 based CPUs. Simple. Well not any more. AMD ...
by Gary SimsOctober 31, 20122

Ubuntu installer for Nexus 7 will make it easy to run Linux on your tablet

Canonical has released a tool to help users and developers easily install a full version of Ubuntu on the Nexus 7. The only prerequisite is to have an unlocked bootloader, but, if ...
by Bogdan PetrovanOctober 27, 20129
 
 

Ubuntu Linux finds its way to the ARM-based Samsung Chromebook

Coming by way of a "Hack your Chromebook" night at Google, Olaf Johansson, a Googler, managed to get Ubuntu Linux installed and running on his ARM-based Samsung Chromebook.
by Robert NelsonOctober 23, 20122

Linux and cars combine for an awesome futuristic combo

Marty Mcfly was supposed to have gone to the future and seen flying cars. It's 2012, and we're just now talking about open-source OS running the apps in our GPS-signal locked driverless ...
by nathanSeptember 24, 20121

Intel starts Clover Trail club, no Linux allowed

With the announcement of Clover Trail, Intel has announced that the new chip set will not support Linux. This, sadly, also means no Android as Android is based on Linux. Because of some ...
by Joe HindySeptember 17, 20122

Android grandfather Linus Torvalds reviews the Nexus 7: “so far, very positive”, skinning Android is like “pee in the...

Linus Torvalds, father of Linux, open source luminary, and uber-geek, has took to Google Plus to express his opinion on the hot new Nexus 7. Spoiler – he is pretty impressed ...
by Bogdan PetrovanJuly 21, 20123

Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-I9300: Setting up and running Ubuntu Linux on your phone

Your Android device is like a mini computer running on a Linux kernel. Ubuntu, which is  also a flavor of Linux, is generally for desktop PCs, netbooks, and laptops.  Since ...
by Alvin YbañezJuly 10, 201211

Galaxy S3 Ubuntu installation possible, if you got the urge for some Linux

In case you haven’t heard this a million times so far, the Samsung Galaxy S3 comes with Android 4 Ice Cream Sandwich on board, on top of which ...
by Chris SmithJune 25, 20125
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