Watch two floppy drives play Star Wars Imperial March [video]

Floppy drives have made a musical return from the pages of history with the help of a Polish hobbyist and some open-source gadgetry in this super-dork rendition of Darth Vader’s Imperial March.

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http://www.digitaltrends.com/cool-tech/watch-two-floppy-drives-play-star-wars-imperial-march-video/

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The Power of Open Source: An Android story

Jan. 31, 2011 – Originally, I wanted to title this Doing It Right vs.

Doing It Wrong but the more I looked at the situation, the more I realized how much more significant

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http://www.geek.com/articles/mobile/the-power-of-open-source-an-android-story-20110131/

Facebook Alternative Diaspora Launches September 15

Diaspora, the much-hyped open source alternative to Facebook, will release its code to the world on September 15, but promises that its creators are just getting started.Earlier this year, Facebook was embroiled in controversy after it made significant privacy changes. Users didnt like having more of their information public, so they revolted.During the height of the crisis, four NYU students decided to create an open source alternative to Faceb

Source:
http://mashable.com/2010/08/26/facebook-alternative-diaspora-launches-september-15/