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Story few more odd posts srlinuxx 09/11/2008 - 4:20am
Story odds & ends srlinuxx 09/11/2008 - 12:46am
Story GNOME as the computing platform for the future srlinuxx 1 08/11/2008 - 11:26pm
Story 8 Linux Apps to Save You Money While the Country Falls Apart srlinuxx 08/11/2008 - 9:42pm
Story PolicyKit, keeping you in check srlinuxx 08/11/2008 - 9:40pm
Story openSUSE Weekly News, Issue 45 srlinuxx 08/11/2008 - 9:37pm
Story few ubuntu posts srlinuxx 08/11/2008 - 7:30pm
Story some howtos & such srlinuxx 08/11/2008 - 7:26pm
Story Why do netbook vendors make their own distribution? srlinuxx 08/11/2008 - 4:51pm
Story 10 Linux-powered E-book Readers srlinuxx 08/11/2008 - 4:49pm

50 gmail invites?

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Google
Software

Has anyone else noticed they now have 50 gmail invites to get rid of? I couldn't even get rid of the original 5 or 6! Well, here's a summary of this weeks google wars.

Moooore Spam!

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Security

Spam has new way to evade security

E-mails via service providers clogging system

Yep, just what we need, more spam. Apparently they aren't as concerned with hiding from their isps as getting the mail out as they are now just sending it through their isps servers. Read the gory details here.

Linux leaders at open-source summit

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OSS

Here's a long borin^H^Hserious story on how Linux was represented at last weeks open-source summit. I didn't read too much of it, but it might interest you hard core advocates.

Vin Diesel going soft on us?

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Movies
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Have you seen the previews for Vin Diesels's new movie? He is starring in a soon to be released Walt Disney production co-starring five children! I hope all those tattoos in XXX were stick ons! Well, here's a summary of the flick and here's a shot of the promotional poster. Heck anything with Vin Diesel has got be good!

Doom3 for those with little or no PC!

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Gaming
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Here's a story on a board game based on and entitled Doom: The Board Game. This is apparently not breaking news, but I just heard about and got a chuckle over it a few days ago. But hey, I think it might make a neato gift for those diehard doom series lovers, or those who wished they could have played doom3 but couldn't swing the hardware upgrade! Get yours here!

More BS from the Evil One.

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Microsoft

Seems Mr. Gates is at it again with saying one thing while trying to cleverly conceal his jabs at Linux. This time speaking of interoperability amongst differing architectures while stating that doesn't mean open source as open source is detrimental to interoperability. Does that seem backwards to anyone else besides me? This is posted all over the net, but here's one reference at Betanews.

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