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Nov
1st

Dual-screen Android PoS device supports EMV

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

Point-of-Sale (PoS) devices have increasingly gone portable, such as the Linux-based USAT ePort G10. Now a startup called Poynt, formed by former Google Wallet and PayPal executive Osama Bedier, has unveiled one of the most advanced — and coolest looking — mobile terminals yet with its Poynt Smart Terminal. The device features both merchant- and customer-facing touchscreens, both with higher resolution than typical PoS devices, and offers a wide variety of wireless and imaging payment technologies.


Nov
1st

Fedora Beta, Council & Elections, Strategic Planning, Outreach Committee, and FUDCon Reports

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

Fedora is a big project, and it’s hard to keep up with everything that goes on. This series highlights interesting happenings in five different areas every week.


Nov
1st

Fedora Beta, Council & Elections, Strategic Planning, Outreach Committee, and FUDCon Reports

Author: bob@lxer.com | Files under syndicated

Fedora is a big project, and it’s hard to keep up with everything that goes on. This series highlights interesting happenings in five different areas every week.


Nov
1st

Dual-screen Android PoS device supports EMV

Author: Eric Brown | Files under syndicated

Point-of-Sale (PoS) devices have increasingly gone portable, such as the Linux-based USAT ePort G10. Now a startup called Poynt, formed by former Google Wallet and PayPal executive Osama Bedier, has unveiled one of the most advanced — and coolest loo…


Nov
1st

Convirture Adds OpenStack Cloud Backup Tool

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

Convirture Backup, a new backup, restore and disaster recovery tool from Convirture, brings automated backup to OpenStack clouds running on the KVM virtualization hypervisor.


Nov
1st

Samsung fires another shot at Microsoft in Android patent battle

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

Samsung now claims there’s another reason it stopped paying Android patent licensing fees to Microsoft: antitrust issues.


Nov
1st

Mirantis Previews OpenStack Juno Cloud Platform

Author: LXer Linux News | Files under syndicated

Mirantis 6.0, available now as a technical preview and for production use within three months, brings Sahara, NFV and the other new features from OpenStack Juno to the company’s open source cloud computing distribution.


Nov
1st

Mirantis Previews OpenStack Juno Cloud Platform

Author: Christopher Tozzi | Files under syndicated

Mirantis 6.0, available now as a technical preview and for production use within three months, brings Sahara, NFV and the other new features from OpenStack Juno to the company’s open source cloud computing distribution.


Nov
1st

Samsung fires another shot at Microsoft in Android patent battle

Author: Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols | Files under syndicated

Samsung now claims there’s another reason it stopped paying Android patent licensing fees to Microsoft: antitrust issues.


Oct
31st

Convirture Adds OpenStack Cloud Backup Tool

Author: Chris Tozzi | Files under syndicated

Convirture Backup, a new backup, restore and disaster recovery tool from Convirture, brings automated backup to OpenStack clouds running on the KVM virtualization hypervisor.