CFPs Due! ApacheCon, CloudStack, LF Collaboration Summit, Android Builders Summit & ELC

Linux Foundation Vice President and creator of LinuxCon and CloudOpen Amanda McPherson recently blogged about our 2014 event schedule. New on the calendar this year is the addition of both ApacheCon and the CloudStack Collaboration Conference. The CFP for both of these events closes this Saturday, as does the CFP for The Linux Foundation Collaboration Summit, Android Builders Summit and Embedded Linux Conference.

Here are some highlights for each event:

    

Could Samsung Focus Exclusively on Chromebooks?

How focused has Samsung become on Chromebooks–portable computers that run Google’s cloud-centric Chrome OS? According to a report in DigiTimes, after cutting its targets for notebook computer sales, the company may have plans to “no longer launch conventional notebook models except Chromebooks in 2015, according to Taiwan-based supply chain makers.” While there is no official confirmation from Samsung, the move would represent a big shift for Samsung and one of the biggest votes of confidence yet for Chromebooks. Samsung’s 2013 notebook sales came up short of estimates according to DigiTimes, which would not be a surprise. Back in October…

    

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