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Behind KDE: Martin Eisenhardt

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kdenews.org: Ever wondered who is behind anonsvn.kde.org? Want to know what drives a person to provide that service to KDE for years and years? Martin Eisenhardt will tell you in a Behind KDE interview this week.

Nautilus Terminal

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blog.launchpad.net: If you’re a Gnome user and have watched with envy as your KDE4-using friends effortlessly open a terminal directly in their file-browser, you may be interested in Nautilus Terminal.

SVG OOo, LO Nov

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OOo
  • First Stable Release Of Libre Office In Late November
  • Finally! SVG Coming to OpenOffice.org

Rage Interview

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Gaming

linuxgames.com: games.on.net interviewed id Software’s Tim Willits and Jason Kim (creative director and senior producer respectively) about the venerable first-person shooter developer’s next title, RAGE:

Mark Shuttleworth talks Project Harmony, Unity, Windicators and more

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Ubuntu

omgubuntu.co.uk: As the founder of Ubuntu ,it becomes necessary to interact with the community, however Mark is busy man so it is only limited to an 1 hour IRC session after release.

Wikinews interviews Ubuntu developer Fabrice

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Ubuntu

wikinews.org: The 10.10 version of Ubuntu, a free operative system is to be released in the next few days. French Wikinews contributor Savant-fou (Baptiste) has interviewed Fabrice, an Ubuntu's MOTU (Master Of The Universe), member of the development team of the operative system.

Stormy Peters talks GNOME 3

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linuxuser.co.uk: Stormy Peters, executive director of the GNOME Foundation and champion of the GNOME platform for more than ten years, talks exclusively to Linux User & Developer magazine…

Red Hat CEO Talks Turkey With The Motley Fool

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fool.com: In an exclusive interview after the traditional earning call, CEO Jim Whitehurst took the time to talk with me about what makes Red Hat a success in open-source software sales.

Abstract Logix: Changing the music experience for everyone with the open source way

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opensource.com: Abstract Logix is changing the music industry experience for musicians, fans, and retailers. How? By embracing the open source way and using a community-focused and collaborative approach.

Vincent Untz: Explaining GNOME 3

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opensuse.org: The openSUSE Conference 2010 Sneak Peaks will introduce some speakers and talks to you. Today we feature the talk “Explaining GNOME 3″ from Vincent Untz.

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