The $3.5 billion ship is designed for stealth, survivability, and firepower, and it's packed with advanced technology. And at the heart of its operations is a virtual data center powered by off-the-shelf server hardware, various flavors of Linux, and over 6 million lines of software code.
Wes Anderson next film, The Grand Budapest Hotel, tailer is coming out on 17 October, 2013.
Kottke debunks the myth of NASA's incredibly expensive space pen (and why the Russians don't use pencils in space missions).
Docker is an awesome way to containerise any application running on Linux, but it has some shortfalls. Red Hat’s collaboration with dotCloud the company behind Docker will fix these and allow Docker run on almost any distribution of Linux (including RHEL and it’s derivatives). They will also integrate the technology that underpins the OpenShift PaaS (cartridges) so that the lifecycle of an application runtime can be managed.
A web-based PostgreSQL database manager (similar to what PHPMyAdmin does for MySQL). Only major issue is that it requires Java and Apache Tomcat (but it seems to be meant to run on your local computer).
In addition to avoiding tumors, they also resist the overall decline seen in other aging mammals. A new study from the same Rochester team may reveal how they ward off aging: they’re very careful about making proteins.