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Augusto Marietti
Merry XMas everyone! 🙂…
Augusto Marietti
“It’s more important to launch a product and new features and iterate rather than take the extra time necessary to ‘perfect’ a product or feature before launch” – Reid Hoffman, Founder of LinkedIn…
Augusto Marietti
Startup in Berlin Image credit: https://flic.kr/p/dP6W49 Don Charlton wrote an interesting article about his experience being in an incubator. This is a summary of the 7 lessons he wrote about in the article: 7 Lessons from My AlphaLab Experience.

Lesson 1: Even a small amount of operating capital from an investment can be extremely useful.

The primary purpose of the $15-$25K provided by startup programs is to support the development of your business. Expenses such as leasing a server, buying computers/ software manuals, paying contractors or attorneys could add up to a large amount a be a potential deterrent…
Augusto Marietti
StressLinux, a unique and handy linux distribution that provides a means of performing high load stress testing on systems, has seen a new release. StressLinux contains a number of applications such as stress, cpuburn, hddtemp, and lm_sensors and is built entirely for the purpose of providing users with a way to test their system(s) entirely on high load and monitor the health. From the release announcement on the StressLinux website: This release (0.4.136) is the first one which is available as 32-bit and 64-bit build, contains all official updates from the base distribution and additionally updates the following packages…