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OSCON 2008 Conference This Week

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Published on 21 July 2008 11:24 AM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Free Software
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OSCON 2008 Conference This Week


O'Reilly's OSCON 2008 conference is taking place in Portland, Oregon this week. At Phoronix, we are media partners with O'Reilly this year for this leading open-source convention that takes place annually at the Oregon Convention Center. Today and tomorrow at OSCON are mostly just tutorial sessions, but beginning tomorrow night we'll be providing live coverage of the keynotes, sessions, and parties on Phoronix.

The second Ubuntu Live conference was supposed to happen today and tomorrow as well, but sadly it was canceled. More on OSCON 2008 can be found on the O'Reilly website.

About The Author
Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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