LinuxDevices Killed in Ziff Davis Enterprise Acquisition?

Posted by lordpenguin on Apr 22, 2012 4:36 PM EDT
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One of the oldest and best sources for news regarding Linux powered devices, LinuxDevices, is worryingly silent today. Attempts to reach both the main page and the forums return database errors. This comes a few months after its publisher, Ziff Davis Enterprise, was acquired by QuinStreet.

One of the oldest and best sources for news regarding Linux powered devices, LinuxDevices, is worryingly silent today. Attempts to reach both the main page and the forums return database errors. This comes a few months after its publisher, Ziff Davis Enterprise, was acquired by QuinStreet.

Signs Of Trouble

On February 3rd, a message was posted on the main page of LinuxDevices explaining how the future of the site was uncertain, and thanked its fans for being so loyal. Last week Jonathan Angel, the former editor of LinuxDevices (as well as WindowsforDevices.com and DesktopLinux.com) noted the message had been removed. A very similar message was left untouched on the still operating DesktopLinux.com:

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