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|Story||Atlanta Meets Open Source at ‘Great Wide Open’||Rianne Schestowitz||04/03/2014 - 11:47pm|
|Story||SODIMM-style COM runs Linux or Android on 2W||Rianne Schestowitz||04/03/2014 - 11:38pm|
|Story||Rocking India||Rianne Schestowitz||04/03/2014 - 11:31pm|
|Story||Tiny quad-core mini-PC ships for $69||Roy Schestowitz||04/03/2014 - 4:44pm|
|Story||Linux Mint Debian 201403 released!||Roy Schestowitz||04/03/2014 - 4:40pm|
|Story||Open source challenges a proprietary Internet of Things||Roy Schestowitz||04/03/2014 - 4:26pm|
|Story||Ex-state secretary: Romania must move to Linux||Roy Schestowitz||5||04/03/2014 - 4:23pm|
|Story||When Friends Tell Friends to Use Linux||Roy Schestowitz||04/03/2014 - 4:21pm|
|Story||Three events that moved Linux forward||Roy Schestowitz||04/03/2014 - 4:18pm|
|Story||Microsoft’s Strategy is to Hurt the Competitors, Not Create Products||Roy Schestowitz||04/03/2014 - 1:40pm|
linuxondesktop.blogspot: One of the first things you would notice after booting into Ubuntu 8.10 Desktop , is the new improved Human theme which has got a tinge of Orange. Status bar,Buttons glow and few icons have been changed.
blog.taragana.com: With the success of Fedora in Linux distributions, Fedora 10 is perhaps the most anticipated operating system from their library. A faster and advanced distribution is what is proposed by them. Fedora 10, codenamed Cambridge, is set for release on November 25, 2008.
heise-online.co.uk: Two collections of patches (1, 2) proposed by the maintainer of the Direct Rendering Infrastructure (DRI) have incorporated numerous graphics hardware support improvements into the main development branch. This is the development branch which will produce Linux version 2.6.28 at the end of this year or at the beginning of next year.
Also: Linux 2.6.28-rc1 Kernel Released
Mark Shuttleworth: The GNOME user experience hackfest in Boston was a great way to spend the worst week in Wall St history!
Issue #43 of openSUSE Weekly News is now out! In this week’s issue: openSUSE Build Service Webclient Survey Started, Development Release: openSUSE 11.1 Beta 3 Now Available, and People of openSUSE: Henne Vogelsang.
- It’s official - my wife likes Ubuntu, too
- Ohio Linuxfest 2008
- A $15 USB 802.11g WiFi Adapter For Linux
- OSS Gaming: Ready for the Big Leagues?
- Minimal Firefox
- Paludis is about Choices
- At Mozilla, blowing the lid off security practices
- Some open source FUD is too lame to deserve a response
- 3 Ways to Find Pages Fast with Firefox 3
- Unix - What Is It? More Linux/Unix Humor
- Firefox Themes: The Contention Between Visual Hierarchy and Toolbar Customization
- Gmail gets cute with animated emoticons
- Dell first TV ad all about Linux
- Mandriva 2009 InstallFest, and what I’ve been doing lately
- Open source looks to catch the falling knife
- Mandriva 2009
- Netbooks: Interview with Jon Ramvi of the Ubuntu Eee Project
- How to Configure WiFi and Webcam in a Dell Inspiron 1525 for Hardy
- Bash For Loop Examples
- Check your disks' health with GSmartControl
- KDE 4: Hiding of Task Bar is now Part of openSUSE 11.1
- Debian Upgrade: GNU/Linux 4.0 Update 5 Available
- Command not found - openSUSE 11.1 preview
- Applied regular expressions in PHP: Provisioning the Linksys PAP2T
- Troubleshooting Ubuntu Post-Installation Configuration Problems
- Linux Tips: force fsck run during the next reboot
- Update passwords in batch mode Using chpasswd
phoronix.com: The graphics cards introduced up to this point though haven't exactly been cheap, but ATI has now introduced their low-end graphics cards for the Radeon HD 4000 series. With Sapphire being a key ATI partner, they have of course introduced news models accordingly. What we have our hands on today is the Sapphire Radeon HD 4550 512MB, which is a PCI Express graphics card that retails for a mere $50~60 USD.
makeuseof.com: In Linux, setting an image as the desktop wallpaper is not a difficult task, but getting it to change automatically at a certain interval is. Here are 5 wallpaper changers that you can use in your Linux machine.
itwire.com: For an awful lot of people their first encounter with a computer will invariably be Microsoft Windows. This straight away creates a barrier against considering alternate operating systems because they look different to what the user has been accustomed to. Here's how to paint a Windows facade over Linux and remove that obstacle.
oneandoneis2.org: I installed Linux on somebody's laptop recently. I installed Ubuntu, in fact. And I was going to give a quick explanation of some of the differences. I was going to start with the "everything is a file that forms part of the one, single filesystem" thing. Then I stopped.
desktoplinux.com: Want to combine your love for robots and strange mini-ITX systems with your interest in furthering educational opportunities for U.S. schoolchildren? You, too, can bid on this strange, one-of-a-kind Linux system available only through a charity auction on eBay.
news.softpedia: The release candidate version of the upcoming Ubuntu 8.10 (codename Intrepid Ibex), which is scheduled for launch in late October this year, arrived a few hours ago and, as usual, we intend to keep you up-to-date with the latest changes in the Ubuntu 8.10 development.
helpforlinux.blogspot: Gmail is undoubtedly the best web-based email around. Unfortunately Google doesn't have any Gmail notifier for Linux. However thanks to the open-source world there are many alternatives out to choose from.
news.cnet: The PS3 makes for a reasonably good desktop when not performing tasks that require a lot of memory, such as word processing, instant messaging, or viewing browser-based video. Unfortunately, because of the lack of available memory, hi-def video playback is near impossible to watch, and even a standard-res video (from the hard drive) will occasionally skip.
heise-online.co.uk: Linux Wi-Fi specialist and developer Luis R. Rodriguez, who has worked for Atheros for several months now, has announced the release of the Otus driver under the ISC open source licence.
phoronix.com: The OpenGL 3.0 and GLSL 1.30 specification were released back in August during SIGGRAPH 2008. Just days later NVIDIA had delivered a beta driver for Windows that added OpenGL 3.0 functionality, but Linux, FreeBSD, and Solaris users were left in the dark. Two months later though NVIDIA has now published a beta Linux driver that implements most of the latest GL/GLSL specification.
blogs.zdnet: Last time I wrote about the second Linux laptop to come here for review, the Asus EeePC 1000, I talked about my frustration installing Open Office and promised to keep trying. I’ve given up.
linux.com: Few sites about free software attract more controversy than Boycott Novell. Founded in 2006 in response to the first Microsoft-Novell deal, as its name suggests, the site has evolved more recently into a site for commentary and investigation of any subject that might be a threat to free software.
Aaron Aseigo: Microsoft recently conceded the Vista struggle and is now refocusing it's market on the yet-to-materialize Windows 7. Sure, Vista is slow and piggish and has some rather cute ideas of what "bling" means. People now see both Linux and Mac as viable options and no longer feel beholden to trudge along besides Microsoft and their pace.