February 9, 2017 Notes

Welcome the new Ubuntu-based Dell Precision line-up

Dell Precision 3520
(Configurable with Ubuntu Linux 16.04 -subtract $101.50)

Lunduke Hour: Jan-17-2017, Dell Linux Hardware w/Barton George

Lollypop Music Player

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:gnumdk/lollypop
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install lollypop

Lollypop Music Player
Lollypop Music Player interface

January 5, 2017 Notes

Avila Beach Polar Bear Plunge
Click on "Photos and videos from past years..."


Southern California Linux Expo (SCaLE)
Ask Alan for a 50% discount code.

Registration is now open for North America’s first-of-the-year expo, the Southern California Linux Expo or SCALE 15X, held from March 2-5 at the Pasadena Convention Center.

The Full Access Pass, providing access to all SCALE sessions, is $75. The Expo Only Ticket, providing access to the exhibit hall on Friday, Saturday and Sunday only, is $20.

Register now at


The Sheraton and Hilton hotels in Pasadena are offering discount rates for SCALE 15X attendees.

The Sheraton Pasadena is offering a $169-plus-tax special rate for SCALE 15X attendees. Not to be outdone, the Hilton Pasadena is offering the same rate.

Room blocks for both hotels are limited, so book early to avoid missing out on these low rates. For more information and for links to each hotel’s registration site, visit the SCALE 15X hotel site at

Microsoft HoloLens

- The handheld keyboard and mouse computer input device

Oculus Rift

Oculus Ready PCs

Inside Intel’s race to build a new reality

Android App : Augmented Reality , Marker Detection, Simple 3D Object Rendering

ARmedia Augmented Reality SDK - Live Test at Roman Forum

Popular Videos - Augmented reality & Mobile Phones

Specs of Qualcomm’s first ARM processor capable of running Windows 10 leaked

What's Inside Microsoft's HoloLens And How It Works,32546.html

Dell XPS 13 2-in-1 Laptop
I am hoping this laptop will come with Linux at a future date.

Lenovo updates the ThinkPad Lineup

Intel Optane SSD -
faster than NVMe

Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon

Acer Predator 21 X

Brydge laptop style keyboard for Microsoft Surface Tablet