The *Nixed Report

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Category Archives: Computers

Computers come in a variety of forms, including ones that are the size of a credit card.

Wednesday Weekly Links: January 29, 2014

Change is the highlight of 2014. From technology to the geopolitical landscape, things are definitely getting interesting, especially in this week’s links.

Good News Saturday: 12 Geeks of Christmas Outreach Successful

Some people donate to the Red Cross or volunteer at soup kitchens around the holidays. ¬†During the 2013 season, Ken “helios” Starks conducted an outreach called the “12 Geeks of Christmas.” Twelve geeks were sent reconditioned notebook computers to give to a child whose family couldn’t afford one otherwise. ¬†On his blog, he wrote: We […]