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Story Great Features of KDE Workspaces and Applications Part II - Klipper srlinuxx 20/11/2011 - 9:10pm
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Story Virtualization With KVM On Ubuntu 11.10 falko 20/11/2011 - 11:09am
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Trolltech Sponsors Major KDE Contributor

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Trolltech is proud to announce their full-time sponsorship of KDE developer Aaron Seigo. This arrangement will enable Aaron to devote his full time and attention to KDE software projects.

Worms could dodge Net traps

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Future worms could evade a network of early-warning sensors hidden across the Internet unless countermeasures are taken, according to new research.

OSDL Sees Linux Rising In Retail

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Linux applications are making major gains in the global retail sector, the Open Source Development Labs (OSDL) said Thursday.

Chaintech VNF4 Ultra Zenith VE

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Something is very noticeable about the Chaintech VNF4 Ultra Zenith Value Edition motherboard - it is sized below normal ATX standards. As a result, some tradeoffs had to be made. Does this board provide the customer looking for value and performance what they are seeking?

Total Annihilation

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If Novell gets the preliminary injunction it's asking for, SCO will no longer have any money. None. SCO would be out of business -- something IBM, Red Hat, AutoZone and DaimlerChrysler could never have made happen.

Hungry Google employees need new Executive Chefs

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Google today announced a worldwide search for two executive chefs with the experience to creatively manage the preparation of thousands of quality breakfast, lunch, and dinner meals each day at the company's Mountain View, Calif. headquarters.

Linux Kicking M$ Out Of Indiana Schools

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Three school districts in Indiana will be the focus of a continuing pilot program that has seen Linux enter school systems throughout the state.

Windows Vista tool targeted by virus writers

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Security experts are warning of a possible scripting virus 'outbreak' when the OS formerly known as Longhorn finally ships.


Pentagon Troop-Morale Site Censors Political Messages

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Since the new policy was adopted, many messages, including all those found two weeks ago by using search terms such as "George Bush," "RNC" and "John Kerry," have been removed.


Open Source Goes Main Street

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Mozilla and the Debian Core Consortium are only two examples of a trend of open-source projects morphing into open-source businesses.

Study: Linux Exposure Causes Insanity

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"Linux is unsafe at any refresh rate."

That's the summary of the latest report from the prestigious Blartner Group, this time warning that prolonged exposure to Linux and other Open Source projects can cause "severe, irreversible mental illness."

Suspicions fade over Linux trademark move

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Linux Australia (LA) has moved to reassure the community that letters sent out by a lawyer acting on behalf of Linus Torvalds are part of a legitimate process to ensure the open source software's creator maintains control of the 'Linux' trademark.

Patent system's problems defy easy solutions

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In the early 1800s, the U.S. patent office was housed at a converted hotel in Washington, D.C., and when applications were approved, a clerk would ride the agency's pony across town to get the president's signature on them.

GPL 3 likely to appear in early 2007

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The next version of the GPL (General Public License), GPL 3, is likely to appear in early 2007, according to a board member of the Free Software Foundation (FSF) who is working on drafting the future release.

Bully draws protesters to Rockstar's front doors

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Washington, D.C.-based group marches on developer's Manhattan headquarters to protest marketing of violent games to children.

Hacking Elevators 101!

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Ever wonder how to hack an elevator to own it for your trip and not be stopped on any other floors?

Turning Your Printer Into A Paper Shredder

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Laser printers are infamous for shredding papers instead of printing them. But what about turning your printer into a high-volume paper shredder - on purpose?

Corporate Mozilla gets thumbs-up from industry

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The IT industry has reacted positively to the Mozilla Foundation's decision to create a commercial subsidiary that will be responsible for the development and distribution of its open-source products.

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