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iOS 8 Reveal & New MacBook Air Release Likely on June 2nd – Gotta Be Mobile

Posted: Thursday, April 03, 2014

Apple will show off “the future of iOS,” at WWDC 2014 on June 2nd, where the company will likely introduce iOS 8 to the world. Apple typically announces a new version of the iPhone and iPad software to developers in the summer, which should come with an iOS 8 beta so that developers and accessory makers can ensure apps and products work with the latest iOS 8 features and…

Open-source laptop Novena is a ‘labor of love’ from the first Xbox hacker – VentureBeat

Posted: Thursday, April 03, 2014

SAN JOSE, Calif. – The man who once broke open the original Xbox has announced a new open-source project that could be a hacker’s dream laptop. Above: Andrew “Bunnie” Huang Speaking at the Embedded Systems Conference today, Andrew “Bunnie” Huang introduced a project dubbed Novena. He said that the hardware and software specs for the machine will be made available for anyone to use. The funding for the project comes from crowdfunding…

Open-source laptop Novena is a ‘labor of love’ from the first Xbox hacker – VentureBeat

Posted: Thursday, April 03, 2014

SAN JOSE, Calif. – The man who once broke open the original Xbox has announced a new open-source project that could be a hacker’s dream laptop. Above: Andrew “Bunnie” Huang Speaking at the Embedded Systems Conference today, Andrew “Bunnie” Huang introduced a project dubbed Novena. He said that the hardware and software specs for the machine will be made available for anyone to use. The funding for the project comes from crowdfunding…

The Almost Completely Open Source Laptop Goes on Sale – Wired

Posted: Thursday, April 03, 2014

The Novena open source laptop. Photo: Crowd Supply Andrew “bunnie” Huang and Sean “xobs” Cross want to sell you a laptop you can completely trust. Earlier this year, the two Singapore-based engineers fashioned a laptop made almost entirely from open source hardware, hardware whose designs are freely available to the world at large. They called it Project Novena. Anyone could review the designs, looking for bugs and security flaws, and…

New rugged laptop from Dell has a screen with a twist – PCWorld

Posted: Wednesday, April 02, 2014

Dell’s new rugged laptop has a 11.6-inch screen with a twist—the screen can rotate 180 degrees to turn the device into a tablet. At first, the Latitude 12 looks like a laptop. But within the display panel, the screen rotates 180 degrees and the laptop turns into a tablet once placed on the keyboard. The Dell Latitude 12 converts into a rugged tablet. The new Latitude 12 laptop is part of…

Open-source laptop Novena is a ‘labor of love’ from the first Xbox hacker – VentureBeat

Posted: Wednesday, April 02, 2014

SAN JOSE, Calif. – The man who once broke open the original Xbox has announced a new open-source project that could be a hacker’s dream laptop. Above: Andrew “Bunnie” Huang Speaking at the Embedded Systems Conference today, Andrew “Bunnie” Huang introduced a project dubbed Novena. He said that the hardware and software specs for the machine will be made available for anyone to use. The funding for the project comes from crowdfunding…