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Wednesday Weekly Links: January 8, 2014

The new year has started off right with more dedication to this site, including having some links ready for everybody to check out each week. Have a link you want to see here?  Feel free to drop us a line in the comments, on any of our social networking places (linked to the left), via […]

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 […]

Wednesday Weekly Links: January 1, 2014

Out with 2013, and in with 2014.  No matter what this year brings, it won’t be boring.  With that said, here’s some links for you to check out this week. Unix Getting Involved in FOSS (opensource.com): The Red Hat sponsored website has seven ways for people to get involved in various projects that share their […]

Issue 7 of The *Nixed Report Available

The final issue of the magazine for 2013 is available for popular consumption.  Here’s what’s covered: Social Networking Ads and How they may backfire. Linux Mint Debian Edition Google Drive being used on the construction of this year’s final issue as well as a preview of things to come in 2014.   The magazine may […]