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Story KDE/KWin Looks Forward To Layered Compositing With Wayland Rianne Schestowitz 20/08/2015 - 7:14pm

Five Tips To Get The Most Out Of KDE 4.5

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HowTos To help you make the most out of this new version, I decided to compile a list of tips that I feel makes the most of this revolutionary desktop.

Installing Nginx With PHP5 And MySQL Support On OpenSUSE 11.3

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Nginx (pronounced "engine x") is a free, open-source, high-performance HTTP server. Nginx is known for its stability, rich feature set, simple configuration, and low resource consumption. This tutorial shows how you can install Nginx on an OpenSUSE 11.3 server with PHP5 support (through FastCGI) and MySQL support.

Hands-on: KDE 4.5 launches with tiling, new notifications

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KDE The developers behind the KDE project have officially released version 4.5 of the KDE Software Collection. The update brings some improvements to the environment's stability, performance, and functionality.

Short Rekonq 0.5.0 user review

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Software Lately I've been trying Rekonq to see what all the fuzz's about. In short it's an alternative web browser for KDE, which uses WebKit[1] and aims to be lightweight.

Linux Foundation launches open-source license compliance program

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OSS A program to help keep software and device makers on the right side of open-source licensing law has been unveiled by the Linux Foundation.

2010 Gentoo Screenshot Contest Results

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Gentoo As the quantity and quality of this year's entries will attest, Gentoo is alive, well, and taking no prisoners!

Linux safer than Windows

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Linux SOME time ago, the Financial Times reported that Google was phasing out the internal use of Microsoft Windows because of security concerns after the company’s operations in China were hacked. Here’s another story about the security debate.

Today's Leftovers:

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  • Peppermint OS One-08042010 Screenshots
  • Opera 10.61 Release Candidate (RC3) Released
  • Digg using Drupal
  • FLOSSCamp 2010
  • The Dead Microsoft Sketch
  • Illumination Software Creator 2.1 Beta 1
  • A fund manager experiments in geek...
  • Dumping Windows, moving on with Linux
  • An In-Depth Look at Red Hat Cloud Computing
  • O'Reilly's Report from Debian Conference
  • Goodbye DebConf10
  • FUDCon Tempe update
  • Investment in open source software will only go up from here
  • How can your software fail?
  • On branding
  • Improving Perl 5's Core Exceptions
  • Gentoo's Quality Status
  • Review: Zabbix 1.8 Network Monitoring

some howtos:

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  • Automated caching of your Ubuntu updates
  • Install Ubuntu Light Themes in Ubuntu 10.10/10.04
  • Using multiple clipboards in Vim
  • CentOS: Disable Unneeded Services at Boot Time
  • Some things to do after an openSUSE Installation (Part 2)
  • Converting a Mercurial tree repeatedly with files removed
  • Deploying Ubuntu with Cobbler
  • How to avoid spam using Pidgin
  • Multiple java versions on debian
  • Try Out Linux Programs with PortableLinuxApps
  • Schedule Tasks GUI style with Gnome Schedule

Open Source Projects that Changed the World

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OSS To many, open source software isn’t just about getting something for free, it’s a statement about how the world should be. Here are seven projects that have, quite literally, changed the world.

Consumer Reports Recommends Numerous Android Devices

  • Consumer Reports Recommends Numerous Android Devices
  • Is Best Buy prepping an Android tablet?

Some puzzle games

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  • Some puzzle games
  • Lots of Gaming Lushness

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  • Sun PDF Import Extension
  • Adding a Dummy Text Feature to Writer

Novell cuts Q3 revenue outlook

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  • Novell cuts Q3 revenue outlook
  • Red Hat Has Trended 8.23% Higher In Past 45 Days

Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter

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  • Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter #205
  • Ubuntu Probably the First Distro Overtake Popularity of Linux

Should OpenSolaris Die?

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  • Should OpenSolaris Die?
  • Oracle pulls about face on Solaris support

AppArmor more user friendly than SELinux?

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  • AppArmor more user friendly than SELinux? #LinuxCon
  • SELinux sandboxing for Linux app security #LinuxCon

Happy Birthday openSUSE!

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SUSE A short five years ago, on 9th August 2005 the openSUSE Project was announced. While SuSE Linux has been around for over 15 years, it was only during the past five years that the openSUSE project was created as an independent organization.

Amarok is the future!

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Software Eike has been collecting KDE sightings in movies and tv series for quite a while already. It seems he’ll have to add books as well now.

Canonical Begins Tracking Ubuntu Installations

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Ubuntu Just uploaded to the Ubuntu Lucid repository for Ubuntu 10.04 LTS is a new package called canonical-census. Curious about what this package provides, we did some digging and found it's for tracking Ubuntu installations by sending an "I am alive" ping to Canonical on a daily basis.

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