Daily Archives: May 30, 2011

Gaddafi’s Regime Crumbles

BBC reports one of two major events proving that Gaddafi is losing his grip: 100 officers (including 2 generals, a colonel and a major) and men defected recently , giving a press conference in Italy, and according to Al Jazeera, … Continue reading

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ASUS Launches Linux on the Netbook, Again

This time they will also ship that other OS but MeeGo will not be a second-class citizen. The unit will sell for $199 so will be quite competitive. see Engadget – ASUS Eee PC X101 runs MeeGo, costs only $200 … Continue reading

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KVM Compares Well With VMWare

Benchmarks by HP show that on a particlular HP server, KVM and VMware are comparable with SPECvirt_sc2010 in performance. RedHat has pushed KVM for a long time and tuned it up pretty well. Certainly it is smooth enough for many … Continue reading

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It’s Hard To Hire Good Help These Days

My spies have returned from Asia with little to report. They can confirm that The Great Wall and thousands of old things exist in China, pretty women are in demand by young men for posed photos, things that sparkle are … Continue reading

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Upselling Alive and Well at Intel

Intel describes how they obtain huge margins while other makers of hardware suffer, and why I buy AMD amd am looking for ARM combined with Linux. see Think PCs will drop in price? Think again, warns Intel Selling chips better … Continue reading

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