Forget Surface Go — System76 offers huge back-to-school savings on Linux laptops

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/08/08/system76-surface-linux-education/ Next month, students across America will be returning to school. Whether K-12 or college, technology has become increasingly important in the classroom. It is for this reason that a … Read more

Microsoft launches open source Quantum Katas project on GitHub to teach Q# programming

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/07/23/microsoft-open-source-quantum-katas/ Quantum computing is the future, and it has the potential to change everything. These new machines will be much more powerful than any “classic” computer available today. Quantum computers … Read more

Microsoft strengthens its education offerings by acquiring video discussion platform Flipgrid — and makes it free

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/06/18/microsoft-acquires-flipgrid/ Microsoft has acquired Flipgrid, a social video discussion platform used in classrooms around the world. The acquisition strengthens Microsoft’s educational offerings and helps it to better compete with rivals … Read more

GitLab makes premium plans free for educational establishments and open source projects

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/06/06/gitlab-free/ Microsoft’s acquisition of GitHub has paid off for rival GitLab. Many GitHub users were unhappy at the Windows-maker’s involvement and promptly jumped ship — there were over 100,000 repositories … Read more

Google Summer of Code 2018 mentor organizations revealed! Kodi, Fedora, GNOME, LibreOffice, and more

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/12/google-kodi-gnome-linux-summer-code/ Learning can be fun. Actually, scratch that — learning should be fun. If a child or adult is bored while studying or being taught a new lesson, something is … Read more

Acer unveils Chromebook 11 C732, Chromebook Spin 11, and Chromebox CXI3

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/01/23/acer-chromebook-c732-spin11-chromebox-cxi3/ When it comes to Chromebooks, Acer is one of the premier manufacturers. From the early days of Google’s desktop OS, Acer has produced quality computers running the Linux-based Chrome … Read more

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