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That’s not bloated, that’s clinically obese

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kmandla.wordpress: The biggest surprise (shock?) to me was the stark contrast between performance with only 256Mb of memory, and performance with 512Mb. I tease the Gnome crowd a lot for being chubby, but that’s not overweight, that’s clinical obesity.

An insight into wrangles in the Ubuntu community

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itwire.com: In a recent interview given to the Ubuntu community site, the fridge, Melissa Draper said "There's some odd politics going on and I've been pushed away from a few things within Ubuntu lately."

MoonOS - Something is amiss

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dedoimedo.com: MoonOS is a Ubuntu-based distribution, running the Enlightenment manager. I just came across it one day, no biased feelings, no foreknowledge, nothing. It was a Linux I have not used before and decided to take for a spin.

Ubuntu Art: March

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  • Ubuntu Art: March
  • Ubuntu Lucid and THAT button layout
  • Ubuntu’s Circle of Friends Gets Smaller
  • Top 10 Ubuntu Apps

gThumb Finally Gets Flickr Support

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The gThumb development is getting more and more interesting: after getting PicasaWeb support about a month ago, a branch called "flickr" has been merged, meaning gThumb will finally get Flickr support. We couldn't resist so we updated the package in our PPA to the latest GIT so you (and us) can enjoy this cool new feature.

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2 reasons not to use when claiming Lucid changes are bad

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ubuntutrap.blogspot: 1: Ubuntu users aren't used to the change - I'm getting pretty sick and tired of the Ubuntu users out there that revert to saying that all changes that canonical has made to Ubuntu for 10.04 are bad "because Ubuntu users aren't used to them".

The color of stability

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  • The color of stability
  • It’s time to fix the window controls
  • Ubuntu as project in Google SoC 2010
  • Adding Ubuntu to a list of distros I use
  • Purple vs Orange

Ubuntu Server: The Linux OS Dark Horse

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serverwatch.com: Everyone has heard of Ubuntu Linux and how great it is on the desktop, but have you heard that there's a server version of that same uber-cool operating system? There is, and you should know about it.

Why Ubuntu is Better Than Windows

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  • Why (I think) Ubuntu is Better Than Windows
  • Canonical's design team responds to theme criticisms
  • Time For Ubuntu to Fork Evolution
  • New Ubiquity slide-show for Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx
  • Using testdrive to save time on testing

Meet Ubuntu Linux's new CEO (Q&A)

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news.cnet.com: Jane Silber has been chief executive of Canonical for 11 days. But she's no outsider swooping in to take over Ubuntu Linux's corporate sponsor. She joined Canonical in June 2004, two months after previous CEO Mark Shuttleworth founded the company.

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