Daily Archives: August 29, 2011

M$ v World – In The Cloud

Perhaps I am missing something but it looks increasingly that M$ cannot have a monopoly on the cloud. Look who is providing cloud services independently of M$: Dell on VMWare and perhaps OpenStack Rackspace on OpenStack Amazon on Linux Google … Continue reading

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Really Small Cheap Computer Rocks

There’s a demo of a Raspberry Pi here: The device comes in two models. $25 gets you a small cheap computer without networking and $35 gets you a small cheap computer with networking. Once networked the uses are only limited … Continue reading

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DOS

Had another DOS attack today. I did some more research and found others had seen the same kind of attack. It turns out that WordPress puts some link tags in the headers of every page that some browsers are hauling … Continue reading

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Wintel Tries to Restore Former Glory – Ultrabooks

Wintel is trying desperately to upsell itself by promoting “ultrabooks”, powerful portable notebooks with fine form factors. While there is a niche market here, Apple has already filled it. People who want to pay a high price for the feeling … Continue reading

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