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Linus Torvalds, the creator of the Linux operating system, has a certain fondness for penguins—the mascot for Linux is Tux the penguin—and has joked that he caught penguinitis, a strong affection for the flightless bird, after getting nibbled by one at the National Zoo & Aquarium in Canberra, Australia.

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If they already have an iPad, though, you can pick up some helpful accessories instead. Almost anyone can use a stand for their tablet, after all!

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Black Friday is, well, this Friday, but deals are already live. Why deal with the rush right after Thanksgiving when you can knock off some items on the holiday gift list now?

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If they already have an iPad, though, you can pick up some helpful accessories instead. Almost anyone can use a stand for their tablet, after all!

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