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Various news items of interest

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  • Rumour: Foxconn Firefox Tablet Coming June 3rd
  • What’s the best Firefox or Opera browser alternative?
  • Linux Top 3: Puppy, Backbox and Linux 3.10
  • The Raven - Legacy of a Master Thief on Linux in July
  • Build a Portable Android-based Raspberry Pi Station
  • Humble Indie Bundle 8 Launches, Brings New Games to Linux
  • How to install Linux on a Packard Bell Secure Boot
  • Ankh 3 adventure game officially coming to Linux
  • Linux Foundation Adds New Members from Car Software and Gaming Industries
  • TuxRadar Open Ballot: Abandon ship?
  • Counting Cards: Cribbage
  • Look before you leap into Disk Encryption

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  • When It Comes To FOSS, Who Don’t You Trust?
  • How To Play Music From Command Line (Terminal)
  • Heavy Gear Assault promises Linux and Oculus Rift support
  • The apps of KDE 4.10 Part VII: Dragon Player
  • Mono – Lost in Translation
  • How to get gorgeous looking fonts on ubuntu linux
  • Linux Mint 15 Review: Arch’s Nemesis? | LAS s27e02
  • #!CrunchBang 11 "Waldorf": The Breakfast of Champions
  • Still using Crunchbang
  • Replacing X With Wayland On The Raspberry Pi
  • Zorin OS 7: This may be the Linux distro you're looking for
  • An Everyday Linux User review of Mozillux

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  • Is Linux Still Short on Apps vs Windows? Reality Check
  • Shuttleworth Says that Microsoft Had the Right Vision
  • Ubuntu 13.04 Complete Unity Desktop Review
  • The helpful thing about Linux..
  • The first web page
  • DesktopLinux.com Finally Dies
  • TuxOnIce – Revolutionise the way you start your Linux
  • Painkiller Hell & Damnation to Arrive on Linux, Soon
  • Eight-Way BSD & Linux OS Comparison

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  • LibreOffice 4.1.0 Beta 1 Brings More DOCX Import Improvements
  • Quantum computing is here! But does it run Linux?
  • Raspberry Pi makes wardriving cooler
  • The 10 Worst Linux Distros: Swift Linux (video)
  • Going Linux May 26: #209 Computer America #62
  • something about KDE 4.11
  • Shell Script To Check File Exists Under A Path
  • LibreOffice Extensions-Website: Cleaning up User Accounts
  • Conky Lua for KDE and Gnome 3 distros

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  • Football Manager 2014 launching Linux
  • how to keep Wheezy updated
  • Can Ubuntu Become a Real Consumer Brand?
  • New Half-Life 2 Update for Linux Fixes Single-Player Issues
  • cclock: Exactly what its name implies
  • Development plans for Ubuntu 13.10
  • cool setting will give Fedora 18 More Familiarity
  • Now GNU/Linux makes sense
  • The Linux Setup - Patrick L. Archibald
  • Poll: Firefox Does Not Need Fewer Options

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  • SCO boss: I was offered $2 million by Utah’s top prosecutor
  • Linux Security Could Be Better (Xorg)
  • Lifehacker's Featured Linux Desktop
  • Mandrake, Mandriva Archives Safe
  • Gentoo Linux: Explained | Linux Distro Reviews (video)
  • Kanotix LinuxTag 2013 Has Linux Kernel 3.9.0 and Steam
  • Quickfix: "Segmentation Fault (11)" for KDE Applications in Fedora 18 Xfce
  • Rise of the Ravager released, Interview and Free Keys!
  • install stuff ubuntu
  • Howto: Managing dotfiles with dfm
  • LTSI Linux Kernel Released
  • Another marketing achievement in LibreOffice: $(OUTDIR)/inc is gone
  • Verification of Stable Release Updates
  • Linux add a second IP address, permanent or temporary
  • Linux Outlaws 311 – It’s Google’s Fault
  • The Linux Link Tech Show Episode 506

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  • PC-BSD Hardware Store Opened
  • Wargaming to Support Open-Source Foundations
  • Zorin OS 7 Release Candidate out now
  • clcal: Low-maintenance calendar display
  • Great book giveaway from Packt Publishing: GIMP Starter Guide
  • Numerous security issues in X
  • SUSE appoints Linux Warehouse as distributor
  • IT Thought Leaders to Keynote at Red Hat Summit 2013 (pr)

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  • Important Points about Beaglebone Black
  • 62 Open Source Replacements for Popular Financial Software
  • Getting Started With Linux Shell Scripting
  • On Erasing Ubuntu's Artificial Borders: The vUDS Discussion
  • Use Perl to enhance ModSecurity
  • Unread Notifications in Ubuntu 13.04
  • Dead Morning, an open-source horror game
  • On Mageia 3 install (not Live DVD)
  • Tripwire on why Red Orchestra 2 and Rising storm won't come to Linux
  • New Fedora Package Manager Still on Track
  • PC-BSD Hardware Store Opened

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  • Ranking Linux distributions, and the decline of the traditional distros
  • New Security Feature in Fedora 19 Part 3: Hard Link/Soft Link Protection
  • Open-source office suite written in Java
  • Updated history of the 2.6.16-stable kernel
  • Pidora 18 (Raspberry Pi Fedora Remix) Release
  • From subversive to mainstream: Looking back on 18 years
  • Rktcr coming soon to Linux, demo out now!
  • BSD Magazine (May 2013): Jails Firewall with PF
  • SELinux policy for incron: what does it do?
  • The Luminosity of Free Software, Episode 13
  • Microsoft releases Skype for Linux 4.2
  • Synaptic update error in Debian Jessie
  • Designing Electronics with Linux
  • FLOSS Weekly 252
  • Raspberry Pi Gets New Wayland Weston Renderer
  • Megabyte punch from Electro Games Will be on Linux also
  • vnstat: Network logging over time
  • The Cheapskate's Corner
  • Debian GNU/Hurd 2013 released
  • Debian Project mourns the loss of Ray Dassen

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HowTos
  • rekonq, working on extension support
  • Two Useful Apps to View CPU Info in Linux
  • CrunchBang 11 Waldorf
  • Dynamic DNS—an Object Lesson in Problem Solving
  • mrzoom: Not really for the underpowered
  • Maintain A Local Repo
  • Customizing Unity
  • Top Ten Sleeper Distros
  • 7 Linux Date Command Examples
  • Linux System Programming, 2ed
  • ZevenOS-Neptune 3.1 Efficiently Combines KDE and Debian 7.0
  • Unlicensed code: Movement or Madness?
  • Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter Issue 317
  • Another week of rawhide (2013-05-21 edition)
  • Free and open source support for RAR archives in Fedora
  • Accessing the Raspberry Pi’s 1MHz timer
  • Steganography- Hide Your Files Inside An Image In Linux
  • Blender 2.67a Released
  • GNU Hackers Meeting 2013
  • Samsung Talks About Its Aggressive Linux Talent Recruitment Strategy
  • Linux gamers trying to convince Blizzard, EA and Co.
  • Okular welcomes configurable review tools
  • Behold: A Newer, Better Firefox
  • Linux and Google Chrome get cozy with Kernel 2.9

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  • Mageia 3: Here's what I gained and what I lost
  • kmail2 still not suitable for on-the-road use :(
  • New 32-way Raspberry Pi cluster built by US PhD candidate
  • Evolus Pencil: A Great Microsoft Visio Alternative For Linux
  • Ubuntu: Restoring the Community Link
  • hnb: Quick, clever and clean
  • Linux Games: Haunt
  • How to Keep SSH Connections Alive In Linux
  • Bacon: Respect in Community Discussion and Debate
  • Icculus on Oculus Rift
  • Is The Canadian Government Rolling Out GNU/Linux Clients?
  • HOT Raspberry Pi DIY Mini Desktop PC Build
  • Uninstall Windows or Linux After Dual-Booting
  • 5 Linux Features You Want in Your Company
  • Status Line in Vim
  • Finally! Lightworks Runs On Debian GNU/Linux
  • Microsoft Office Clone Updates Interface, Improves File Support
  • BSDTalk interview with Kris Moore (PC-BSD)
  • Removing unwanted applications in Debian
  • Making Linux and Android Get Along
  • The secret to great reporting with Drupal 7

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  • KWin running in Weston
  • Is Google abusing its power?
  • Unix/Linux File Recognition. Did You Know?
  • Get better desktop performance with pf-kernel
  • How to transform a Debian based system to a Debian Edu installation
  • Flareget a great download manager for Linux
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 review - A surprise
  • Bash Functions for more a powerful Alias
  • OpenPandora review, part two
  • Btrfs vs. EXT4 vs. XFS vs. F2FS On Linux 3.10
  • Linux, Standards and the Enterprise: Why Red Hat is Best
  • Add Alacarte Menu Editor to Fedora 18 Xfce
  • Linux Basement - Episode 79 - Great Googly Moogly

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  • openSUSE 13.1 Off to the Races
  • Watch and record live TV on your Raspberry Pi
  • Can gaming be the turning point for Linux on the desktop?
  • Red Hat CEO Whitehurst on innovation, OpenStack, Hadoop
  • Infotainment is the First Target for Open Source in Cars
  • 10 Tech Terms Even Non-Geeks Should Know
  • The Linux Link Tech Show Episode 505

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  • Not all laptops are designed equal
  • OpenSUSE Considers Replacing LXDE With E17
  • XO Tablet Supposedly Becomes Available on June 1
  • Migrate From MySQL To MariaDB In FreeBSD
  • Can't update Iceweasel from Experimental on Wheezy
  • TuxRadar: Podcast Season 5 Episode 8

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  • 100% Linux is Impractical
  • Overriding the default SELinux policies
  • SlateBook x2: Tegra 4-powered Android hybrid
  • Debian Users Update Flash
  • Drupal Is a Framework
  • Measuring Linux By the VAR Metric
  • EasyUbuntu Equivalent For Fedora: EasyLife
  • using grep with more than one expression
  • A complete computer smaller than a grain of sand
  • Linux vs Windows 2013: An Objective Comparison (video)
  • Introduction To The Linux Command Line
  • Mixxx sees new release
  • FOSS Knowledge, Part 3: Reaching the goal
  • Configuring Gmail as a Sendmail email relay
  • How to install Linux on a vintage 68K Mac
  • Anomaly 2 Released
  • X3: Albion Prelude Released For Linux Gamers

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  • Is Mozilla Firefox 21 A 'Healthy' Browser?
  • Second alpha release of Debian Edu / Skolelinux Wheezy
  • How to navigate in Vim
  • Why I’m not writing off Nvidia’s Shield
  • How to install skype on debian 64-bit
  • Install Ubuntu on a Chromebook Pixel
  • Antergos Erases Cinnarch with Inaugural Release
  • XBMC used for in hotel system
  • GNOME Control Center 3.8.2 Released with Minor Improvements
  • Rawhide week of fun, 2013-05-14
  • SUSE Helps Italian Catering Group Cut Costs
  • Linux commands: Newusers adds new users
  • The Ultimate Fedora Code Name Generator
  • Unix Architecture Showing it's Age

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  • Top 10 Computer Tricks Every Geek Should Know
  • News in kdepim 4.11: Header theme (1/3)
  • Portable Package Formats
  • Cinnarch successor Antergos arrives
  • Steam on Linux: everything you need to know
  • a golden wallpaper
  • Martin Gräßlin: Mir in Kubuntu, Jonathan Riddell: On Same
  • Toward a more colorful LibreOffice
  • Linux Command Line Alternatives
  • SimplyMEPIS 12 Reaches Beta Quality
  • Canonical Vows to Maintain Community Focus
  • Some Weather and System Conky Configs
  • Indirect Dependencies Are Killing Open Source Licenses
  • Review: Hairy Tales has been released for Linux
  • aspell: A spellchecker at the console
  • ROSA Desktop Fresh LXDE alpha preview
  • Open Data, Creative Destruction and Money
  • Building for your version of openSUSE in 5 simple steps!
  • Mozilla: Personalization with Respect
  • A Windows Developer’s Brutal Explanation As To Why Microsoft Is Falling Behind
  • Book Review: Raspberry Pi in Easy Steps
  • Fixing high CPU usage in Linux Mint 13 on ThinkPads
  • Home, My Backup Data Center
  • Linux Outlaws 310 – Glusterfuck

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  • KDE Manifesto: On The Doorstep
  • Which Linux Distribution would you save? The Results
  • The heroes of Fedora updates testing in Q1 2013
  • Half-Life 2 has been released for Linux
  • Protect Yourself Online With Tor, TAILS, and Debian
  • Gaming with Linux: Growing the game and app market
  • cgroups: A BIG WIN for Systemd
  • Finnix 108 Distro Fixes CD Tray Ejection Bug
  • Mount Android 4.0 with gvfs on Ubuntu
  • Results of Apache OpenOffice 4.0 Logo Survey

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  • CrunchBang 11 “Waldorf” – Overview and Screenshots
  • Handy Linux tools With Python
  • Installer memory usage in F19 Beta TC3
  • The Samsung U1000 Ubuntu Phone Isn’t Real
  • How to install GRUB customizer in ubuntu 13.04
  • Change your Grub options with Grub Customizer
  • BSDTalk Interview with Marshall Kirk McKusick and George Neville-Neil
  • Fedora and Ubuntu Kernel Config Comparison
  • Half-Life 2, EP1, EP2 and Lost Coast hit Linux!
  • LinuxDevices.com vanishes from the Web
  • Install TrueCrypt on Linux

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  • Raspberry Pi operating systems: 5 reviewed and rated
  • Raspberry Pi housed inside a computer monitor
  • From squeeze to wheezy and back, and how not to backup your / filesystem
  • Fix Rebellious Screen Backlights
  • Steam Taken Down for 30 Minutes Due to Multiple Hardware Failures
  • The Breakouts: UEFI
  • LibreOffice, Blender, and KDE, Oh My
  • The Linux Link Tech Show Episode 504
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