The Openmoko project is one of the most interesting efforts
with Linux, daringly seeking to free the mobile phone from
the grip of proprietary and closed-source software, and
to bring the bazaar model of development to this rapidly
Adobe announces Linux
Version of AIR 1.5
Adobe has released Adobe AIR 1.5 for
Linux. Adobe AIR 1.5, a key component
of the Adobe Flash Platform, enables
Web developers to use HTML,
open source Flex framework to deliver
Web applications outside the browser.
Fit-PC Slim: Smallest Linux PC
How about a fanless Linux-powered PC that uses a mere 4 to 6 watts of power?
CompuLab has launched the Fit-PC Slim, measuring 11x10x3 centimetres, weigh
380 grams, and powered by an AMD Geode LX800 500 MHz processor and 512
MB of RAM. The general specifcations of the PC
include: VGA output for display, pre-installed 60
GB HDD, 10/100 Ethernet with RJ45 connector,
optional 802.11b/g WiFi Ethernet, 3xUSB 2.0 (2
front-panel, 1 rear) and 1x serial (with proprietary
connector). The operating temperature of the
device is 0 to 45 degrees Celsius. ...