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Flourish Conference 2009 Wrap-up

Yesterday the Floursh Conference wrapped up. What an exciting two days. I kicked off Friday’s events by giving a presentation on KDE and Kubuntu, and I was really impressed with the Friday morning turnout. With all of the people sitting in on the conference, I am sure there was a bit of revenue loss in […]

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Free Software Conference

If you are in or around Chicago tomorrow, Friday the 4th and Saturday the 5th, the University of Illinois at Chicago is holding their 2nd annual Flourish Conference. There will be speakers, hack-a-thons, a mini BarCamp, and more. Registration starts at 9am. Tomorrows first talk is Bruce Perens followed by John ‘Maddog’ Hall. I just […]

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And the winner is…

UBUNTU! Only two Linux distributions participated in our Battle of the Distros competition. The two competitors were Red Hat Linux and Ubuntu Linux. Representatives from both distributions had an opportunity to give a fifteen minute presentation on why their distribution is best. While both distributions had its advantages, the audience chose Ubuntu Linux as the […]

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