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Torvalds gives Nvidia software thumbs up, not middle finger

In a surprise reversal, the graphics chip designer has released experimental software to help open-source programmers use its new Tegra K1 mobile processor.

By February 3, 2014

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Tech titans join forces to stop the next Heartbleed

The Linux Foundation's new Core Infrastructure Initiative creates a virtual Justice League of the biggest tech firms to ensure that open-source code gets the cryptographic scrutiny that it desperately needs.

By April 24, 2014

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Nvidia responds to Torvalds' diatribe, digit

In the wake of anti-Nvidia histrionics by the father of Linux last week, the graphics chip supplier offered a rebuttal.

By June 20, 2012

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Linus Torvalds is livid -- directs middle digit at Nvidia

Linus Torvalds gets graphic about his feelings toward Nvidia. Uses a few choice words to vent his anger about Nvidia's lack of Linux support.

By June 17, 2012

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Linux development by the numbers: Big and getting bigger

The open-source operating system project is steadily growing through any number of measurements: programmers, updates, and changes per hour.

By September 17, 2013

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Torvalds receives 2012 Millennium Technology Prize

Linux creator recognized for his creation and ongoing work on the open-source operating system.

By April 22, 2012

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Jonathan Schwartz: Oracle bungled its chance at mobile Java

Oracle could have innovated with Java instead of litigated, says CareZone co-founder and Sun's former CEO. Also: Why Amazon won at cloud computing, "Intel Inside" was a blip, and the Mac is back.

By July 26, 2012

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GitHub raises $100 million from Andreessen Horowitz

CEO says the company will use the money to make GitHub work for everyone involved in software development, not just programmers.

By July 9, 2012

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Raspberry Pi to cross Atlantic in solar-powered dinghy

One of the super-cheap Linux systems is going on a journey worthy of a Hollywood movie, or at least a blog.

By June 30, 2012

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Developer tool maker Atlassian readies for IPO

Let face it, developer tools are boring. So how has this young Australian company grown to 18,000 customers and $100 million in annual revenue without salespeople? Word of mouth.

By May 1, 2012