Latest Linus Torvalds articles

Backbytes: Everyone should learn to code? Don't be stupid, says Torvalds

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Seriously, basic coding isn't like basic reading, writing and 'rithmatic, argues the Finnish genius
10 Jun 2014

Linus Torvalds interview: 'All my daughter wanted for Christmas was a polymerase chain reaction machine'

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In the final part of a three-part interview, Linux creator and Millennium Technology Prize winner Linus Torvalds talks about the new frontiers of technology – and the 'benefits' of his own 'cult of personality'
04 Jan 2013

Linus Torvalds interview: Linux and the future of computing

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In the second part of a three-part interview, Linux creator and Millennium Technology Prize winner Linus Torvalds talks about real-world Linux and looks into the future
17 Dec 2012

Linus Torvalds interview: From VIC-20 to Raspberry Pi

In the first part of a three-part interview, Linux creator and Millennium Technology Prize winner Linus Torvalds talks about how he got Linux off the ground, the 'marketing' of Linux and Raspberry Pi
11 Dec 2012

'Abolish software patents,' says Linus Torvalds

'Broken' US system doles out bad patents, encouraging 'suicidal behaviour'
23 Oct 2012