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Ubuntu 32-bit, 32-bit PAE, 64-bit Kernel Benchmarks

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phoronix.com: Coming up in our forums was a testing request to compare the performance of Linux between using 32-bit, 32-bit PAE, and 64-bit kernels. We decided to compare the performance of the 32-bit, 32-bit PAE, and 64-bit kernels on a modern desktop system and here are the results.

SuperOS: Like Ubuntu But Easier

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beginlinux.com: One problem I run into a lot when recommending Ubuntu to complete Linux newbies is they aren't used to installing codecs or using the terminal when they want to play DVDs, MP3s and other file types. This is what has led me to Super Ubuntu or SuperOS as it's now called.

Ubuntu and Mozilla: The inevitable alliance

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Ubuntu

buntfu.com: First we have Mozilla which showed the world that the browser wars were not over and that Microsoft can be hurt. Second is Ubuntu which showed the world that Linux can be viable. Finally lets look at Google.

Ubuntu, which direction are you heading?

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  • Ubuntu, which direction are you heading?
  • Retrospect on Ubuntu in 2009
  • 2010: The year of Ubuntu Inclusiveness

Running World of Warcraft in Ubuntu Linux

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Gaming
Ubuntu

news.cnet.com: If you are looking for an operating system that offers the best values, none can compare to Linux. First of all, it's free. Secondly, it comes with a lot of things, such as office tools (word processing, spreadsheet, presentation), audio and video playback, Internet and e-mail, instant messaging, and so on.

Canonical shines its Ubuntu light on consumers

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news.cnet.com: Canonical, creator of the Ubuntu Linux distribution, has taken its share of criticism for not being innovative enough for some in the Linux community. In 2010, however, Canonical's focus on design and packaging will come to be seen as a seriously shrewd strategy as it helps to take Linux to the masses.

3 Wonderful Open-Source Games to Install After Installing Ubuntu

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Based on the Quake 3 engine, World of Padman is a fun, cartoon-style first-person shooter with maps, weapons and characters inspired from the Padman series. It features nice, colourful graphics, popular modes like FFA, TDM or CTF, and weapons which will definitely make you laugh the first time you'll see them.

Infamous Chinese pirates launch Ubuntu that looks just like Windows XP

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downloadsquad.com: From the Chinese pirate masters of the non-sea-faring variety comes ... Ylmf OS! Not happy with pirating Windows XP itself, these creative Chinese have gone one step further and hacked Ubuntu to look exactly like Windows XP.

Karmic Koala: What's new in Ubuntu

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earthtimes.org: The makers of Ubuntu have made it their mission to make an operating system that is as easy to use as possible - and to provide it for free. Version 9.10, also known as Karmic Koala, was recently released. Does it live up to its programmers' lofty goals?

Lucid Lynx Alpha 1 review

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gadgetmix.com: Ubuntu 10.04’s Alpha has been released. We decided to install it on one of our netbooks to see what is new in it.

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