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|Story||Linus switches back to Gnome||srlinuxx||04/03/2013 - 10:39pm|
|Story||0 A.D. Music Shows There’s More to Open Source Than Code||srlinuxx||04/03/2013 - 7:57pm|
|Story||Recent GNOME 3.7 sightings||srlinuxx||04/03/2013 - 7:56pm|
|Story||DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 497||srlinuxx||04/03/2013 - 5:51pm|
|Story||Debian Project News - March 4th||srlinuxx||04/03/2013 - 5:49pm|
|Poll||UEFI/Secure Boot||srlinuxx||1||03/03/2013 - 9:34pm|
|Story||25 Years of vulnerabilities - Linux has the most||srlinuxx||03/03/2013 - 6:45pm|
|Story||17 operators, 4 handset makers commit to Firefox OS||srlinuxx||03/03/2013 - 6:44pm|
|Story||Steam On Linux Adoption Gaining, Overtaking Mac OS||srlinuxx||03/03/2013 - 6:41pm|
|Story||Installing Apache2 With PHP5 And MySQL Support On Scientific Linux 6.3 (LAMP)||falko||03/03/2013 - 10:14am|
phoronix.com: Coming just a day after AMD had opened up their production microcode from their proprietary drivers for the R100 to R600 GPUs, a significant milestone has been reached in the road to open-source 3D graphics capabilities for the Radeon X1000 (R500) series. We now have hardware-accelerated glxgears!
tombuntu.com: You could call GNOME Do an application launcher, but it does so much more. It allows you to quickly find all kinds of items and perform a variety of actions on them. Whatever you’re trying to do, GNOME Do can help you do it quickly.
groklaw.net: I'm very happy to report that despite all the pressure to get India to change its vote, India has stalwartly voted No once again to OOXML. That will, I hope, encourage others to vote what they truly believe is right.
blog.wired.com: Linux guru Hans Reiser conceded in open court here Thursday he was trying to hide his car from the police in the aftermath of his estranged wife's disappearance.
reuters.com: A new version of Mozilla's popular Firefox Web browser is ready for download with improved security and memory use as the tiny company takes a stab at Microsoft Corp's dominant Internet Explorer. The program's creators told Reuters the trial version of Firefox 3 browser is ready for the masses to use after months of development.
olpcnews.com: I was looking at the Laptop.org site today, bemoaning the loss of Ivan Krstić and Mary Lou Jepsen. Taking a closer look, and comparing it to the archived version, there are four other absences that stand out.
jonreagan.wordpress: Since I needed a system to last until the Ubuntu 8.04 release, my search has landed me back at Freespire 2.0. The 2.0 version of Freespire is based on Ubuntu, which really was another reason that I wanted to try it. My first impressions of Freespire are simple: It’s not a bad system.
mylittleubuntuguide.com: So I went ahead and decided to test this Alpha 6 version of the new 8.04 Ubuntu release scheduled for April sometime. I have to say, this is a HUGE improvement over Gutsy. It feels like this is the correct step up from Feisty and that Gutsy was what Windows ME was to Microsoft! Remember, stuff broke more!
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linux.com: Drupal is a modular content management system. It allows a user or group of users to construct Web sites, blogs, or forums by providing the framework for users with little or no PHP or database experience. It grows more popular with each new release because it becomes easier to use each new release.
linuxdevices.com: I recently had the opportunity to try out two very different laptop-like computing appliances, both based on Via C7-M processors and priced around $400. The Zonbu Laptop and the gOS Cloudbook.
blogbeebe.blogspot: The third alpha of openSUSE 11 was announced yesterday, so while I was puttering about the house before bedtime I downloaded the ISO, specifically the KDE live CD. I then burned the ISO and rebooted europa with my newly minted CD. That's when I ran into my first problem.
certcities.com: When it comes to IT, a lot more people talk about system audits than actually do them. In the spirit of building a solid foundation, this month we'll look at five steps that you can take on any Linux distribution -- but using Fedora as the example -- to perform a quick security check.
reddevil62-techhead.blogspot: "...Foresight sets itself apart by eliminating the need for the user to be familiar with Linux, combining a user-focused desktop environment on top of Conary." Bold claims, indeed, but I'm here to tell you that the Foresight developers have delivered on their promises... mostly.
phoronix.com: In Linux graphics news unrelated to the recent ATI/AMD excitements, Intel has just released the xf86-video-intel 184.108.40.2061 driver. This driver is meant to serve as the first release candidate for what will become xf86-video-intel 2.3.0.
softpedia.com: Every two years, Canonical prepares an LTS (Long Term Support) release of one of the best desktop Linux distributions available today. Now that the beta version of Ubuntu 8.04 (codename Hardy Heron) is at the door and since I've tested all the alpha releases, I think it's a good moment to introduce you to the good parts and bad parts that Canonical prepared for this Long Term Support release.
Also: Hardy Heron Notes
linux.com: You can find Linux clients for several file-sharing networks. Taking into account how many clients are available for each, the current top three peer-to-peer (P2P) networks are eDonkey2000, FastTrack (derived from Kazaa), and Gnutella. Here are some desktop applications that allow you to become a full-fledged file sharer.
blog.ahfr.org: This is the sort of thing where the actual information is spread out across all four corners of the Internet and can rarely be found in one place cohesively. I aim to change that.
royal.pingdom.com: In time for Easter we thought that we should list a few funny and geeky Easter eggs. Easter eggs in software don’t do anything good besides being funny which we of course like. So here we present a few selected ones that we think are funny.