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|Story||Does Silverlight on Linux matter?||srlinuxx||25/09/2009 - 8:50pm|
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|Story||IBM opens a Linux innovation center in Kazakhstan||srlinuxx||25/09/2009 - 8:53pm|
|Story||The Difference Between EULAs and Open Source Licenses||srlinuxx||25/09/2009 - 8:55pm|
|Story||Rugged laptops (finally) run Linux||srlinuxx||25/09/2009 - 10:57pm|
|Story||Five Linux-Compatible Online Backup and Storage Services||srlinuxx||25/09/2009 - 11:04pm|
|Story||Linux family tree, version 0.90||srlinuxx||25/09/2009 - 11:06pm|
|Story||Nintendo Emulation w/ Linux! – All you need to know!||srlinuxx||25/09/2009 - 11:10pm|
|Story||Howto: Pick out an old computer||srlinuxx||26/09/2009 - 2:13am|
|Story||LinuxCon 2009 Wrap-Up: The Continuing Benefits||srlinuxx||26/09/2009 - 2:15am|
/dev/bram: The Kopete History plugin stores its data in some custom XML format. Not really pleasant to read some conversation afterwards or to look up a piece of information from it. Of course you can load Kopete and view the history, but wouldn't it be nicer to view it in a more pleasant format like plain text or HTML?
arstechnica: The much-anticipated page zoom feature has finally landed in Firefox 3 nightly builds. Firefox 3 will now be able to zoom the entire page, including images as well as text, just like Opera and IE 7.
linux.com: Thousands of open source advocates and enthusiasts from around the world are expected to take the message of free and open source software to the streets on September 15 for the fourth annual Software Freedom Day.
In this tutorial, learn how to set up your system to develop a simple Web application with Wicket, using Apache Geronimo as your application server and Apache Derby as the embedded database.
LinuxPlanet: Ordinarily, the only place you see these programs are in laptops and the methods should work on laptops, and there are many places to go for information on the specialized laptop tweaks and GNOME and KDE laptop configuration options. But in an age of global warming and increasing costs per KWh, saving power on workstations by putting them to sleep when not in active use is a good idea, too.
linux.com: The Fedora Project offered a peek under its kimono recently with details about Fedora 7 adoption and other statistics. Fedora 7 has snagged more than 300,000 users since its release at the end of May. While that sounds pretty good, Fedora Core 6 managed to attract more than 400,000 in roughly the same amount of time after its release. We asked Max Spevack, the Fedora project leader, whether the numbers are telling the full story.
Shift+Backspace: I was quite excited when I noticed that Vector is based out of Canada, my home country. Based on the Slackware 11.0 code-base, Vector tried to deliver a more complete, out-of-the-box system.
engadget: That $150 Medison Celebrity we glanced a few days back seemed to smell a bit fishy from the get-go, and a recent press release from the firm does a fairly terrible job of assuring us all otherwise.
Red Hat Mag: The primary goal of Red Hat High, in this stage of its development, has been to prove that kids can do amazing things with free software. So how did we do? What did we prove?
Raiden's Realm: Vector Linux, a derivative of Slackware Linux, is an all in one Linux distribution targeted towards both beginners and the Windows refuge. Designed to be both powerful and easy to use, Vector Linux takes the Linux desktop and makes it enjoyable to use. Think of it as Slackware simplified.
wired blog: The third alpha for the next revision of Ubuntu, version 7.10, dubbed Gutsy Gibbon, was released into the wild yesterday afternoon. This release packs a host of new features.
mitchell's blog: There has been some interpretation of my Thunderbird /mail post as saying that Thunderbird doesn't fit into the mission of the Mozilla Foundation. This is not my view at all. If Thunderbird didn't fit into the mission, then we would be having a very different discussion.
itweb.co.za: Novell SA country manager Stafford Masie has resigned in order to establish and head up the local operation of Internet giant Google. This morning, Masie confirmed his resignation from software house Novell and his appointment as GM for Google locally.
Full Circle Magazine is proud to announce our third issue. Highlights include Xubuntu install step-by-step, How-To: Get a Stunning Ubuntu Desktop, Review of Ubuntu on a Macbook, and Preview of several new Compiz Fusion effects.
LWN: The proceedings from the 2007 GCC Summit (PDF) are now available. It's interesting reading for anybody who is curious about where the GCC and GDB developers are going.
ABCnews: It began as a dream more than 40 years ago, and today Nicholas Negroponte's vision of providing affordable laptops to children all over the world is moving closer to reality.
Wired blogs: It's common knowledge that getting kids excited about computers and technology is the best way to get them excited about learning. Kiddix Computing has come up with a Linux-based operating system designed especially for children aged 5-10.
I, Cringley: What has me all worked up is Google's announcement this week that it intends to bid at least $4.6 billion in the Federal Communication Commission's auction of bandwidth in the 700-MHz band being reclaimed in 2009 from analog television.
Linux Insider: The continuing rise in popularity of Linux applications has become a boon to job opportunities for software programmers. However, the working culture of the open source industry is different from that of proprietary software developers.