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Ubuntu GNOME 15.04 will ship with GNOME 3.14

Sunday 11th of January 2015 10:25:47 PM

Ubuntu GNOME 15.04 will be shipping with GNOME 3.14.

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Samsung to sell Windows powered smartphones

Sunday 11th of January 2015 10:24:44 PM

Samsung apparently testing Windows Phone 8.1 in-house on a low end device, could be released this year.

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WebOS back from the dead with new LG-Audi Smartwatch

Friday 9th of January 2015 01:58:17 AM

WebOS makes surprise appearance on LG-Audi watch at CES 2015.

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GNOME IDE Builder is on Indiegogo goal

Friday 9th of January 2015 01:58:04 AM

New GNOME IDE, Builder reaches 75% of crowdfunding goal with 20 days remaining, likely to surpass goal.

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Intel puts Ubuntu on a stick

Friday 9th of January 2015 01:57:16 AM

Intel release a tiny computer that you can hold in your hand, with modest specs it's suitable for general computing and comes packed with Ubuntu LTS.

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Panasonic announces Firefox OS based 4K smart TV

Thursday 8th of January 2015 03:26:20 PM

Mozilla beats Canonical, brings Firefox OS based smart TV

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How to install MongoDb on Linux

Thursday 8th of January 2015 01:01:06 AM

MongoDB is an open-source document database which moves away from the traditional 'tabular' structure commonly known as NoSQL.

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Test latest MATE on Arch Linux

Wednesday 7th of January 2015 03:10:23 PM

Martin Wimpress, an Arch developer and Ubuntu MATE co-founder, has created a repository for Arch users to try out the latest MATE.

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GNOME MultiWriter can write an ISO to 20 USB drives simultaneously

Monday 5th of January 2015 03:27:47 PM

There can be numerous reasons why you would need a tool to write multiple USB drives at the same time.

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2015 starts with the first 15.6″ Chromebook

Sunday 4th of January 2015 04:24:08 AM

Chromebook are already capable of doing almost everything that you can do on a Windows or Mac PCs. The 15.6" inch display bring them closer to users who want more real estate to do work.

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Github and Vimeo unblocked in India days after 32 websites get banned

Friday 2nd of January 2015 02:38:05 PM

India unblock a few websites from the previous 32 they initially banned after sites delete "Jihadi Propaganda."

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How to install Samba server on Ubuntu

Thursday 1st of January 2015 08:16:40 PM

Samba Server is the best way to share your data over local network.

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Ubuntu MATE is a heavyweight among the lightweight distributions

Wednesday 31st of December 2014 06:35:48 PM

Usually it’s hard to impress a KDE user who runs Arch Linux

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