[Deal] Amazon Offers All Eight Sprint 4G Phones for Only $0.01 Eachview story

http://www.talkandroid.com – Right now, Amazon is quite possibly offering one of the best smartphones sales of this year. From now until March 26th, all Sprint’s 4G smartphones are on sale for only.. wait for it… one lousy penny! (IT news)

Contract over on One line of family plan, cancel & add new line for new line discount?view story

http://androidforums.com – Is it a better idea to cancel an old line if my contract is up and add a new one to get better pricing at amazon/wirefly for new lines? I would be giving up the unlimited data plan if I did this. As far as my number, I could care less. (General)

Amazon To Introduce Two Versions Of Upcoming Tablet For 2012view story

http://www.talkandroid.com – In case you weren’t interested in the upcoming follow-up to the Amazon Kindle Fire before, this will certainly catch your attention. Hot off the success of the original Kindle Fire tablet, Amazon is planning on making a bigger splash by also introducing a bigger version of the tablet. (IT news)

Third party administration of AWS [closed]view story

http://serverfault.com – As far as I understand, Amazon does not offer any kind of managed EC2 services. We have an application that we want to migrate to AWS. Currently the application is hosted with a small company who manage the server for us because we are not able to manage them ourselves 24/7. Are there any companies who will manage our server on Amazon for us? Thank you. (HowTos)

Can't get VirtualBox to work on Ubuntu 11.10 on EC2view story

http://askubuntu.com – I'm brand new to Linux and to EC2, so I'm probably making a stupid mistake. But I've spent over a day on this, so time to ask for help... I'm trying to get VirtualBox to work on Amazon EC2 so that I can load a virtual image I've downloaded from another site. I've tried a number of different ways to get VirtualBox going, but nothing works. (HowTos)

Should I buy an Android Tablet or Ereader?view story

http://www.mobileread.com – Need some advice. I currently have a Nook Color, rooted to CM7 on sdcard. I don't use it much other than to read because it is too slow. My requirements: Cost - $299 or less Apps: Andriod Market or Amazon (must have apps: Kindle, B&N, Moon+Reader, Adilko) Storage: ability to sideload my epub books so I can read them with Moon+reader; 8MB at least Processor: 1GB?? (HowTos)

Is there a GUI alternative to Putty SSH?view story

http://serverfault.com – Or any gui ssh for amazon ec2 linux instance servers? I need to transfer files between two linux virtual servers and currently I have Putty (which amazon recommends). However I am new to the server/virtual world and have no experience with commands. I was looking for a gui for beginners like me so I can basically copy/paste or drag/drop folders into the server. (HowTos)

ASUS could be manufacturer of choice for upcoming Google Nexus tabletview story

http://www.talkandroid.com – There has been a lot of speculation on a Google Nexus tablet over the last year or so, and things really started heating up this past week when news came out that Google is working on a 7-inch tablet to go head to head with the Amazon Kindle Fire and Barnes & Noble Nook series. If this in fact true, the big question is who is making it? (IT news)

Move a file to amazon via cygwinview story

http://serverfault.com – I'm trying to push a file from my local windows machine to an amazon server into the folder /var/www rsync -e 'ssh -i /cygdrive/d/myaws.pem' /cygdrive/d/web/my_site.jpa [email protected]/var/www Unsuccessful with this error rsync: change_dir#3 "/home/mark//[email protected]/var" failed: No such file or directory (2) (HowTos)

Nothing happening in CRONview story

http://serverfault.com – I put in a command for crontab but nothing seems to be happening. #vi /etc/crontab SHELL=/bin/bash PATH=/sbin:/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/bin MAILTO=root HOME=/ # For details see man 4 crontabs # Example of job definition: # .---------------- minute (0 - 59) # | .------------- hour (0 - 23) # | | .---------- day of month (1 - 31) # | | | .------- month (1 - 12) OR jan,feb,mar,apr ... # | | | | (HowTos)