Linus is reasonable guy. He's sometimes wrong, but can be convinced with technical arguments. The "don't-trust-RDRAND" change was included in Linux a year and a half ago: http://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=c2557a303ab6712bb6e09447df828c557c710ac9
I strongly recommend Cloud-to-butt Chrome extension. You won't see "cloud" anymore and your browsing experience will be massively improved (and funnier).
Tesla already has stores and services company in Texas. Why can't they register Tesla Motors TX as dealership?
Seriously, sports section? How is this "stuff that matters"...
The article doesn't have any names. Did they make Drepper go?
I'm using screen protector on one of my phones because the phone came with glossy screen. Adhesive sheet of plastic was only option to get matte display.
Holk reveals that the name Harlan comes from a mishearing of fried chicken icon Colonel Sanders' first name, Harland, and this association is also why all the file extensions for Harlan programs are
I though he was busy with hacking Fedora kernels.
Get a real car, then: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b4jpuoGP2C8
Dammit, it was us, the Fedora Community, who released Fedora. Not Red Hat. It's not their distro.
If you get to know about a crime and do not report it, you automatically become an accomplice. He basically forced them to report him.
It's adequate for big-three (Intel, nVidia, AMD) which solves 95% desktop problems. It's passable for ARM-based platforms. So fallback is needed for 1% of real hardware and some percent of virtual machines. Most virtualisation platforms support 3D accel for Linux.
Besides, how much power do you need to display few textured rectangles?
Vista was released in 2006. Six years in IT industry is eternity. So "always had ASLR" is basically true.
You need good filesystem, with embedded data checksum and self-healing using redundant copies. For Linux - btrfs is fine. For Mac OS X & Linux - ZFS.