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Minix Z83-4 Fanless Mini Windows 10 PC

On first impressions, you would be forgiven if you thought this was going to be another android TV media player from Minix. However you would be wrong.  774 more words

Electronics

MINIX Neo U1 - Android Media Box

After having much experience in using and reviewing the plethora of android based media boxes on the market, one which had been somewhat elusive was the MINIX brand. 414 more words

Electronics

Home Theatre PC Redux

A number of years ago I purchased my first barebones Shuttle PC.  At the time, it was about the size of two stacked shoe boxes, which was quite compact compared to the behemoth desktops circa 2005.   900 more words

Linux Turns 25

TechCrunch reports –

Linux will turn 25 years old on August 25, the day Linus Torvalds sent out his fateful message asking for help with a new operating system. 84 more words

An affordable Media Center

Don’t have the budget or patience to build your very own HTPC? Want a home entertainment system that just works? Do you have excess gadgets just gathering dust in your drawer? 831 more words

Reviews

Installing MINIX 3 on QEMU/KVM with networking

For quite some time I’ve been wanting to play around with the source code of MINIX, partly because I like to understand how operating systems, well, operate, and partly because I am a firm believer in the design philosophy of a modular micro-kernel OS architecture (vs the traditional monolithic approach) and wanted to see how one was implemented. 1,213 more words

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