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Why Ubuntu has become the flag bearer for Linux

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techradar.com: It's easy to argue that Ubuntu's success is because there's an unlimited supply of investment from its super-rich parent company, Canonical. But Linux isn't like any ordinary software stack.

Installing Adobe AIR 1.5.1 For Linux On Ubuntu 9.04 (i386)

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Adobe AIR is a technology that lets you run Internet applications on the desktop. With AIR you do not need a browser to run such desktop applications. This tutorial explains how you can install Adobe AIR 1.5.1 for Linux on an Ubuntu 9.04 desktop and how you can install AIR applications.

Three’s Company: Oracle, Ubuntu and OpenOffice

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workswithu.com: CNet’s Matt Asay beat The VAR Guy to the punch — writing a blog about potential Oracle-Ubuntu Linux synergies. Still, the potential Oracle-Ubuntu partnership gets a little sexier when you throw OpenOffice into the mix. Not even Jack, Janet and Chrissy looked this good together in their prime. Here’s why.

Reinstalling Ubuntu vs Vista

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Microsoft
Ubuntu

profarius.com: I run Ubuntu. I recently upgraded to 9.10 and then decided to drop back to stable. This involves reinstalling. My sister complained about her system being incredibly slow. I decided to reinstall both at the same time to compare the time it takes to do them at the same time.

One Month With Ubuntu

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  • One Month With Ubuntu

  • Ubuntu: Still Popular?
  • Review of Ubuntu Ultimate Edition(?)
  • When you use Ubuntu, stick to the defaults
  • Ultimate Edition Linux 2.2 vs. Ubuntu
  • Vodcast: Dell’s Ubuntu Linux Strategy

Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter #148

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Welcome to the Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter, Issue #148 for the week June 21st - June 27th, 2009 is available.

Full Circle Magazine Issue 26 has arrived

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Issue 26 has arrived of Full Circle Magazine has been released. This month Command and Conquer – MOC & IRSSI, My Story – Why I Converted To Linux, and Top 5 – Linux-powered Devices.

First paper cut milestone reached

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blog.davebsd.com: The first One Hundred Paper Cuts milestone was completed on time! Ten Ubuntu paper cuts and one Kubuntu paper cut were fixed.

GNOME makes Linux look bad?

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Software
Ubuntu

ubunite.com: So I recently did a small test to see what my family and friends would think about Ubuntu or any distro that uses GNOME, the results all favor one common thing; the UI SUCKS, as in how it looks.

How to Enable Surround Sound in Ubuntu (for PulseAudio)

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By default, PulseAudio in Ubuntu up to Jaunty is set to work with 2 speakers (front channels). This tutorial explains how to enable more than 2 audio channels (5.1, 6.1 and so on). Full story

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