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|Story||Snowlinux 3 Crystal Review: With Gnome 2||srlinuxx||13/08/2012 - 12:41am|
|Story||Linux Mint 13 Cinnamon: Not Quite There Yet||srlinuxx||13/08/2012 - 12:39am|
|Story||When two (open source) worlds collide||srlinuxx||12/08/2012 - 10:09pm|
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|Story||more odds & ends:||srlinuxx||12/08/2012 - 1:48am|
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|Story||Dolphin immediately useful||srlinuxx||11/08/2012 - 4:09am|
|Story||A Linux LiveCD To Play With Wayland/Weston||srlinuxx||11/08/2012 - 4:07am|
|Story||10 things to do after installing Fuduntu||srlinuxx||11/08/2012 - 4:03am|
- You Have To Take Your Hat Off To Red Hat
- Red Hat wrestles with Linux apathy
- Red Hat leads open source contributions to Linux Kernel
- Red Hat exec hits back at govt open source shyness
- OOXML Drops An ‘O’
- OOXML to harmonise with ODF?
- OOXML approved by ISO: What next?
- OOXML ISO aftermath in Poland
- Hidden World of Linux: Follow up Part 1 - NAS
- Turn on ClearType like Smooth Text in Ubuntu Linux
- Secure your system with Tripwire
- How To Restore Grub In Ubuntu
- KDE4 - How to Install latest development version on your Linux PC, from source code
- Adjust Volume of Individual Applications with PulseAudio
- Evolution: Synchronizing My Ipaq
- ptunnel: send/receive TCP traffic via ICMP reliably
- Twitter and GNOME integration
tomshardware.com: When it's your job to review new PC hardware, it's easy to get caught up in the cutting edge of technology. However, not everyone requires the fastest hardware. It is for these folks that Shuttle introduced the KPC, which stands for "Korporate Personal Computer".
linuxplanet.com: Power management on computers has three parts: selecting devices that are more power-efficient, tuning your systems to run more efficiently, and configuring systems to use less power during periods of inactivity. The first step is finding the power hogs on your systems, so today we'll learn how to measure hardware power usage.
itwire.com: Two weeks from today, the next version of Ubuntu should be available for download; the scheduled release date is April 24. A few significant bugs still remain and it would be interesting to see how one, in particular, is tackled.
ec.europa.eu: The European Parliament's IT department is testing the use of GNU/Linux distribution Ubuntu, OpenOffice, Firefox and other Open Source applications, the British MEP James Nicholson explained last week in a letter to Italian MEP Marco Cappato.
linux.com: Watching the evolution of open source tools for video editing and manipulation over the last 10 years has been less than a thrilling experience. But are things about to change for the better in the near future? Can even the people most disenchanted with the current state of affairs feel tempted to regain a spark of hope?
Matt Asay: It's about time that United States elite academic institutions finally got around to not only using open-source software, but also teaching it. In the April 2008 edition of Harvard Business Review, Harvard gives its MBA students a taste of the decision facing every company that leverages technology as part of its business: Should I embrace or fight open source?
linux.com: If you're looking for a GNOME desktop for the popular PCLinuxOS (PCLOS), then newly released PCLinuxOS Gnome might be for you.
thevarguy.com: The VAR Guy was guilty of hyping Windows-based Ultra-Portables from startups like OQO a year ago, but he has drastically changed his thinking about the Ultra-Portable computer market. He thinks current market dynamics greatly favor Linux over Windows in the Ultra-Portable industry. Here’s why.
jonreagan.wordpress: ThinkFree is a company, which for the longest time, has offered their free online office suite, much like Google docs or Zoho Office. On April 7, things changed…
Matt Hartley: For a number of years now, Google has been waging a battle to win over your desktop without ever settling for one OS platform. Opting to play it safe by not entering the platform wars, but what if they were to put this mindset aside, and find themselves in a position to take on Microsoft in a more direct way? I think they might be able to make it work, so long as they utilize the following commonsense strategy.
Also: gOS Goes with Awn!
junauza.com: Optical disc authoring software, most commonly known as CD/DVD burning application is computer software for authoring optical discs such as CD-ROMs and DVDs. Here are some of the finest free/open-source optical disk authoring software:
fosswire.com: ManiaDrive describes itself as “an arcade car game on acrobatic tracks, with a quick and nervous gameplay (tracks almost never exceed one minute)” and also as a clone of Trackmania. What I can tell you is that ManiaDrive is a lot of fun, and extremely addictive at that.
linux.com: You can install and run Ubuntu from within Windows without any risk of accidentally deleting your existing programs and files by using Wubi, an unofficial Ubuntu installer for Windows users.
phoronix.com: Back in December we looked at the initial Ubuntu 8.04 Alpha 2 performance by comparing it to Ubuntu 7.10. Now that we're nearing an end in this development cycle as Ubuntu 8.04 LTS (Hardy Heron) will be released later this month, we've ran a new set of benchmarks comparing the latest Ubuntu 8.04 packages to the previous Gutsy Gibbon release.
Also: Microsoft.com vs. Ubuntu.com
- Delete Files Permanently & Securely with Shred & SecureDelete
- Clean up Duplicate Files, Symlinks, Directories in Ubuntu with an easy GUI
- Recover Deleted Files with Foremost
- Howto:Recover and Undelete files in Ubuntu the easy way
- Secure Data Destruction
- ip command cheat sheet
- How I Rip and Encode MP3s on the Ubuntu Linux Command Line
- Creating a dropdown list in OpenOffice Calc that references a list of values
earthweb.com: We live in a cross-platform world. People work in front of their Windows PCs all day long, then go home to their Mac. Or they code at their Linux terminal then unwind with games on their Windows box. Unfortunately, for as many cross-platform people as there are, it doesn't always seem like there's a lot of software built to follow them from machine to machine. One exception is Pidgin.
ostatic.com: Mike Gunderloy's post on FOSS Factory got me thinking about what Linux needs to gain mass market acceptance. After thinking about it, I've come up with a list of four things that the Linux community needs that aren't (as far as I know) yet in the works.