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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 Feb. 3, 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 Jun. 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 Jun. 17, 2012

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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 Apr. 22, 2012

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Linus Torvalds: 'Linux is bloated'

Linux kernel's founder made the startling comment at LinuxCon Monday. But is this a sign of failure or success?

By Sep. 21, 2009

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Torvalds: Linux and OpenSolaris a tough mix

The Linux leader acknowledges that "taking code from other (open-source) projects is hard...If you take Solaris code, you have to fix it for all the differences." More work than it's worth?

By Jan. 30, 2009

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Torvalds to kernel hopefuls: Think 'trivial'

Bigger is not better for developers who are new to the Linux kernel, the project lead says, offering this advice: Avoid frustration by starting small.

By Aug. 18, 2008

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Torvalds: Linux not becoming obsolete would be 'sad'

And could Microsoft entice Linus Torvalds to work there? Your guess is probably correct.

By Jul. 19, 2008

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Linus Torvalds on the "four-letter word" called "innovation"

Innovation isn't all that it's cracked up to be.

By Jul. 19, 2008

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Torvalds attacks IT industry 'security circus'

This article incorrectly characterized Linus Torvalds' last response to the OpenBSD community.

By Jul. 18, 2008