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2014-06-02 23:11:02

X Windows users sharing their desktop is a popular, but risky activity.

2013-10-17 23:24:39

Engineers have been struggling to work productively from home when connecting to high-end graphics Linux tools on their company's Linux servers.

2009-02-03 05:05:00

CALGARY, Canada and BRASILIA, Brazil, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Userful, ThinNetworks, and Positivo today announced that they have been selected to supply 324,000 virtualized desktops to schools in all of Brazil's 5,560 municipalities.

2008-07-02 09:00:16

Xandros, Inc., the leading provider of custom OEM Linux solutions, next-generation Linux desktop and server products, and advanced cross-platform Windows-Linux management tools, today announced the acquisition of Linspire, developer of the CNR software distribution facility, and the Linspire and Freespire Linux desktop operating systems.


Word of the Day
gammon
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.
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