If you want a really fast computer, then Linux is your operating system and Intel may be your chip manufacturer.
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Move over Raspberry Pi, here comes Adapteva's Parallella, a low-cost parallel chip board for Linux supercomputing.
There have been rumors that Intel's new Atom CPU, Clover Trail, would only support Windows 8, but not Android or Linux. We now know that the chip will support these open-source operating systems as well.
Fluendo, Lineo Solutions, Mocana have just joined the Linux Foundation but the big news is that major graphics chip maker NVIDIA is now officially supporting Linux.
I say the Linux netbook was rubbed out by Microsoft with an Intel chip in the CFO's office.
After years of being a Linux outsider, the major Wi-Fi chip vendor comes out of the dog-house and joins the Linux Foundation.
Native Linux drivers for Broadcom chip sets lets hotspots become integrated into real networks more easily. There is now a market for that.
Startup Smooth-Stone has raised US$48 million to build and sell ARM-based server processors that offer low power consumption.
Texas-based start-up Smooth-Stone has raised £31m to build and sell ARM-based server processors that offer low power consumption
Moore's Second Law is squeezing out competition in chip design and manufacturing. Thanks to Linaro Linux will benefit.
Chip architecture changes in 'Pineview' promise to boost performance, while the beta update to Moblin should let developers customise the Linux-based netbook platform's look and feel
Intel puts it focus on netbooks with a preview of its next-generation Atom chip and a new beta version of its Linux-based Moblin netbook platform, with a new interface.
Intel and Novell on Thursday announced a deal to push Moblin, the open source Linux platform designed to work with the chip giant's Atom chip. Intel cooked up Moblin and then handed it off to the open source community.
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The chip giant has acquired open-source mobile specialist Opened Hand, which will now focus on developing a Linux software stack for Atom processors
Because Linux requires less storage, less RAM, and less chip speed to run than Windows Vista, it seems to mostly be a make market. You're not going to get a deal buying something new, so why not refurbish something old that you'll like?
Folks have been putting various versions of Linux on a single chip for years. This has driven Linux' growing market share, which has mainly come at the expense of Real Time Operating Systems (RTOS) like VXWorks from WindRiver.
Programmer reaches early milestone in adapting the open-source operating system to Sun's 32-thread processor.
Company releases UltraSparc chip details to help bring Linux and versions of BSD Unix to its systems.
Sun's Microsystems offer Solaris/SMP on a chip, Microsoft has discovered threading and security on the PPCmodel, and IBM has its grid on a chip ready for Linux, but where's Apple?
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