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Is this the future of Linux?

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I’ve been planning on writing a post about iMagicOS ever since version 2009 came out. I was surprised to see that someone could launch such a poor product and ask money for it. However, I was determined to just let it go, thinking that the developers were probably young,

FreeBSD 7.1

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The FreeBSD Release Engineering Team recently announced the availability of FreeBSD 7.1-RELEASE, the second 7-STABLE release (7.0 was released a year ago, in February). FreeBSD 7.1 improves on the functionality of FreeBSD 7.0 and introduces some new features. The changelog includes kernel changes, new hardware support, storage and filesystem

OpenSolaris 2008.11

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This month Sun Microsystems announced the second release of its open source OS, OpenSolaris 2008.11. The 688MB LiveCD is packed with latest versions of firefox (3.0.4), gnome (2.24) and of course (3.0). The Time Slider (which is great) and the improved support for drivers and Suspend/Resume functions are