10 Last-Minute Gift Ideas For Linux Geeks
Dec 21, 2010, 03:03 (0 Talkback[s])
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"It may be better to give than it is to receive, but that
doesn't mean geeks the world over don't have virtual sugarplums
dancing through their heads.
"Of course, if it's a Linux geek you're trying to please, no
i-gadget or Thing 7 is likely to do the trick. Fans of free and
open-source software (FOSS) are a breed apart, so you'll have to
choose carefully to win their hearts.
"If there's an open source aficionado on your Christmas shopping
list, then read on for a hand-picked assortment of ideas.
"1. The Tux Mug
"The Linux.com store is a great place to start your FOSS-filled
shopping travels, not least because of its elegant Tux Mug, around
"Perfect for those quiet nights when you are sitting in your
robe and watching 'The Code'," as the store's description
"2. The Linux Cheat Shirt"