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June 16, 2010
by sjvn01
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Patching the Patch: Trouble with the new Mac OS X Snow Leopard update

I was very pleased to see Apple’s new Mac OS X Snow Leopard patch this morning. It fixed numerous minor, but annoying problems with my Mac Mini and my wife’s MacBook Pro. It also cleaned up numerous security problems. That’s … Continue reading

June 3, 2010
by sjvn01
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Linux Evolves: Tablets, Smartphones, and TVs

Linux rules supercomputers. It’s vitally important to servers. And, Linux is making gains on the desktop. Where Linux is really going to shine in the next twelve months though is in devices: tablets, smartphones, and TVs. For example, more than … Continue reading