Black Friday Deals on Linux Products
Black Friday is here and SJVN at ZDNet has a list of buying opportunities.
Black Friday isn't just for the usual electronic suspects. There are deals out there for Linux-based Chromebooks, Android tablets, and Linux laptops as well.
Of course the real Black Friday deal about Linux is that you can get it for free every day of the year. But, if you'd rather have something tangible to put into someone's hands, here are some nice deals.More at ZDNet
Steven's list is quite good, but if you want to poke around for more options I found four deals places on Amazon where you can browse around for many different kinds of products, including Linux related ones.
Each of these sections on Amazon offers savings of one kind or another, but you'll have to do a bit of browsing to find the Linux products you're after. The deals come and go fast, so it's impossible to list specific items here as they might be gone by the time you visit the page. Don't dawdle if you see something you want.
You might also want to check out Ebay's listing of Linux computers, Android tablets, Android phones, and Linux books. I am not sure how it compares to Amazon's in terms of prices but it's always a good idea to shop around. You never know where you might find the best deal.
Manjaro Linux 0.8.8 Released
DistroWatch is reporting that Manjaro Linux 0.8.8 has been released.
Phil Müller has announced the release of Manjaro Linux 0.8.8, a lightweight distribution a choice of Xfce or Openbox desktop user interfaces, based on Arch Linux. The release was already announced on Sunday, but the installable live CD/DVD images were only made available yesterday.More at DistroWatch
You can download Manjaro 0.8.8 with Xfce or Openbox as the desktop environment:
Read the release notes for full details about Manjaro 0.8.8.