Networking appliance expands to 14 gigabit portsview story

http://www.linuxfordevices.com – Win Enterprises is readying a 1U rackmount networking appliance that supports a variety of Intel processors up to a Core 2 Quad. The PL-80230 supports up to 4GB of DDR3 memory, and offers CompactFlash and SATA storage, six to 14 gigabit Ethernet ports, USB and serial ports, and PCIe, mini-PCI, and PCI expansion, says the company.... (Embedded)

Mini PCs include bootable miniSD slots, low power consumptionview story

http://linuxo.com – LinuxDevices: "U.K.-based Anders Electronics announced two fanless PCs measuring just 4.5 x 4 x 1.05 inches. The fit-PC2 and fit-PC2i include 1.1GHz or 1.6GHz Intel Atom Z-series processors..." (General)

Windows Vs Linuxview story

http://linuxfilesystem.com – Left Netbook: Acer One 1.6 Ghz Intel Atom 1GB RAM DDR2 Windows XP SP3 Right Netbook: Acer One 1.6 Ghz Intel Atom 1GB RAM DDR2 Xubuntu 10.04 LTS What can i say ? The Netbook with GNU/Linux start, open aplications, browser and shutdown FASTER than the Netbook with Windows, Both Netbooks with the same features [...] (General)

Home energy monitor runs Ubuntu on Atomview story

http://www.linuxfordevices.com – Cisco announced an Intel Atom-based, tabletop Home Energy Controller (HEC) device based on OpenPeak's Home Energy Manager (HEM) design. Running Ubuntu Linux on a 1.1GHz Intel Atom, the HEC offers a seven-inch screen, networks via cellular, 802.11n, ZigBee, and ERT wireless, and works with back-end services enabling consumers to monitor and control energy use.... (Embedded)

Ubuntu 10.10 (Maverick Meerkat) Alpha 2 released and download links are includedview story

http://www.ubuntugeek.com – (HowTos)

Netbook Apps Reinvent the Wheelview story

http://linuxo.com – Wired: "The impact of all of this on Intel has been just short of hilarious: The company continues to push the netbook in an ongoing marketing campaign as something that runs apps." (General)

24-port networking appliance runs on Xeon 5600view story

http://www.linuxfordevices.com – Lanner announced a new version of a high-end, 2U rack-mount networking appliance with an Intel 5520 chipset and dual Intel Xeon 5600 processors. The & refreshed& FW-8892 appliance is equipped with a dozen DDR3 memory sockets, an optional Cavium security accelerator chip, up to 24 Ethernet ports, PCIe expansion, and four bays for SATA II hard drives, the company says.... (Embedded)

Blowing The Doors Off HPC Speed-up Numbersview story

http://www.linux-mag.com – A recent paper by Intel provides some hard data on CPU vs GP-GPU speed-up numbers. (General)

Cisco unveils Android-based mobile collaboration tabletview story

http://www.linuxfordevices.com – Cisco announced an enterprise-focused tablet based on a 1.6GHz Intel Atom, using Intel's upcoming x86 Android port. Due in the first quarter of 2011, the Cius offers a seven-inch touchscreen, 32GB of flash, 3G and 802.11 a/b/g/n communications, a 720p-capable front-facing videocam, a five-megapixel still camera, plus an optional HD audio docking station equipped with a telephone handset.... (Embedded)

MeeGo tablet unveiled in Chinaview story

http://www.linuxfordevices.com – Red Flag Software has demonstrated a 10.1-inch tablet running its new MeeGo Linux version of Midinux 3.0 on an Intel Moorestown Z6xx processor, says Tech.qq. Equipped with Wi-Fi and 3G, the NPad tablet will go on sale in the third quarter, says the report.... (Embedded)