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CFP Jam & LinuxFest Northwest Goes Hollywood

Jun 12, 2015, 11:53 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Larry Cafiero)

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LinuxFest Northwest has had a brush with fame in the Michael Mann movie "Blackhat" which came out earlier this year. The protagonist in the movie, with his trusty Toshiba, has a stack of magazines next to his laptop and, lo and behold, one of those has to be a Linux magazine (I'm guessing Linux Pro, which ran full-page ads for Linux expos on a regular basis - but again, that's a guess) because the back page ad is for LinuxFest Northwest. Of course, unless you are familiar with the ad, you may not recognize it, but for those who are observant can see the Linux totem associated with the Bellingham show.

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