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Linus Torvalds

Dreamcast leaves an unwelcome Christmas gift

Last week, Backspace was touting Sega's heavily discounted Dreamcast game consoles as an ideal budget buy for Christmas.

Turns out Christmas might not be the ideal time to give this gift, particularly if you like Japanese anime games.

Monday, 3 December, 2001, 12:00am

Dreamcast leaves an unwelcome Christmas gift

Last week, Backspace was touting Sega's heavily discounted Dreamcast game consoles as an ideal budget buy for Christmas.

Turns out Christmas might not be the ideal time to give this gift, particularly if you like Japanese anime games.

3 Dec 2001 - 12:00am

Desk calendars still favoured by IT firms

As usual, Technology Post was inundated with holiday cards and little gifts from our friends in the IT community.

Hard-drive maker Quantum, which last year sent us a pair of boxer shorts labelled 'a reliable and user-friendly storage device', outdid itself with a millennium party pack, including Y2K party hats, balloons, noisemakers, and the ubiquitous t-shirt.

4 Jan 2000 - 12:00am

Linux needs key to Office

Imagine an operating system (OS) that runs like a train, hardly ever crashes and costs nothing to install. Come the day, you may say. But such an OS is already with us - Linux OS - which has grabbed headlines for the past year.

14 Dec 1999 - 12:00am