Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated benchmarking software. He can be followed via Twitter or contacted via MichaelLarabel.com.
At LinuxWorld Boston 2006, the SourceForge 2006 Community Choice Awards have come to a close with the winners being announced. These winners were announced at the Slashdot Lounge yesterday. For a complete listing of winners visit SourceForge. Some of the winners include Azureus BitTorrent Client, eMule, 7-Zip, Zimbra Collaboration Suite, FileZilla, BitTorrent Queue Manager, A PHP Paypal API, WinSCP, phpMyAdmin, Xbox Media Center, WINE for Darwin and Mac OS X, Linux on the Microsoft Xbox, Asterisk GUI client, and Gaim.