Instagram a billion dollar company running on Linux...

That's right yet another big dollar company, Instagram, is using Linux for it's servers.  If you are a regular reader you already knew that right?  We came across this article and thought it was worth pointing out again given the valuation Facebook just paid for them.  As the article points out they were just sold for $1 Billion Dollars but Connanical itself isn't valued at even close to that amount. 

Episode 66 - Linux news and other stories...

What can you do with some computers and a shipping container...

Ship it to Zambia and help a villiage get connected to the net of course.  Over at TechRadar.com they have a great article talking about how this idea and Linux is changing lives.  This is a great use of Tech and an inspiring example of how we as Tech's can change the world.

 

What's your favorite use of Technology for the Public/Greater Good?