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Story Ripping Shoutcast Streams to MP3’s in Linux srlinuxx 05/12/2006 - 4:44am
Story Locking Down Ubuntu srlinuxx 05/12/2006 - 4:43am
Story Combo TV/PC gadget runs SUSE Linux on P4 srlinuxx 05/12/2006 - 2:01am
Story Microsoft looking into Windows on OLPC srlinuxx 04/12/2006 - 11:47pm
Story New NVIDIA Linux Display Drivers Released srlinuxx 04/12/2006 - 10:19pm
Story Bastille: rated security with education srlinuxx 04/12/2006 - 10:17pm
Story Installing Damn Small Linux onto your hard drive srlinuxx 04/12/2006 - 9:02pm
Story Get Paid to Solve Open Source Problems srlinuxx 04/12/2006 - 9:01pm
Story GIMP User Manual 0.11 Released srlinuxx 1 04/12/2006 - 8:05pm
Story Ubuntu Linux Is an Ideal Windows Replacement srlinuxx 2 04/12/2006 - 7:57pm

Doom3 for those with little or no PC!

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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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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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