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  • Linux for Children: Kid-Friendly Linux Distributions
  • Camp KDE Day Three Technical Talks Summaries
  • Fedora’s social IRC room
  • Debian 4.0 security support ends soon
  • Bordeaux 2.0.0 for Solaris and OpenSolaris arrives (Wine included)
  • Adobe Flash Player 10.1 abides by the host Browser’s “Private Browsing” mode
  • New release of Flickr Addict for the Palm Pre
  • The Debian Adventure, Part 16: Applications
  • Updated GNOME for openSUSE 11.2, and why it's good
  • Lancelot forked
  • Monitor your servers with SysUsage
  • Start-up offering 'Microsoft-free' virtual desktops gets $4 million in funding
  • Linux, the law and the economy
  • Will Clinton Free The World From Software Dictatorship?
  • Meet the GIMP - Episode 132: Cinelerra in Japan!
  • FLOSS Weekly 105: MongoDB
  • CAOS Theory Podcast 2010.01.22

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  • Essential Skills for Perl 5 Programmers
  • One Step Forward and Two Steps Back
  • Skype for Linux 2.1 Beta 2 adds screen sharing
  • More about Puppy Linux
  • Licensing Woes of Proprietary Software
  • Feature of Ubuntu and Linux
  • Pardus 2009.01
  • Gentoo Series Part I : Past and Present
  • $100 Laptop Project Recruiting Haiti Volunteers
  • About Kaltura’s Plans for Open Source World Domination
  • Leaving Deb-by for openSUSE-ie Part 1
  • Linux deduping is in store next
  • NVClock's Thunderbird To Launch New Project
  • GlaxoSmithKline Using Open Source Principles To Further Drug Research
  • Flex & Bison book review
  • Top 10 Home Distros For 2010
  • Always Innovating Touchbook to Support Android and Ubuntu and More
  • Version 5.20 of the Nmap network scanner arrives
  • Data.gov.uk using Drupal
  • Compiz 0.9.0 Getting Closer
  • Camp KDE 2010 Continues with More Talks
  • BAE Systems uses MontaVista Linux in gun systems
  • Every good thing has an end

today's leftovers:

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  • What Functions Get Used The Most On Linux?
  • Is software freedom a necessity or a distraction when it comes to consumer devices?
  • Ex-JBoss chief attacks Monty's 'dangerous' MySQL crusade
  • Another look at Drupal
  • Size Can Matter: Ramdisk Journal Metadata Performance - Part 2
  • Music jukebox with advanced features for DJs
  • Running Ubuntu on an Active Directory network
  • imgopt – PNG And JPEG Image Optimization
  • Geany's Almost Magical Text-Editing Capabilities
  • QuantZ for Linux
  • Microsoft to Mobile Customers: Choice is a Bad Thing (and Linux will Lose)
  • Ubuntu Showcase Videos are Awesome Adverts
  • BeOS clone Haiku gains KDE applications
  • Open Source Expert Joins CompTIA’s Board
  • Gedit Makes a Great Minimal Note Taker
  • The Importance of Legal Innovation
  • German Gentoo Book
  • Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Your Server with boxinfo
  • Company Offers Free Robots for Open Source Developers
  • Interview with Dries Buytaert on Managing open source projects
  • DtO: Leaving Heirloom

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  • New KDE Decoration control module
  • Cool hack - html5tube
  • OLPC Sending XO Laptops to Haiti, Critics Say 'Don't Bother'
  • Linux Mint 8 KDE CE Release Candiate Leaked
  • Open-PC Begins to Take Shape
  • Linux laptop orchestra reprograms musical conventions
  • Linux Foundation Announces 2010 Event Schedule
  • 10 reasons why not to use Hotmail
  • Ubuntu Forums Hits 1 Million
  • Sun-Oracle: Death by Bureaucracy
  • openSUSE @ FOSDEM 2010
  • SFLS - Episode 0x1F: Is Mobile Software Freedom Possible?
  • Wicd 1.7 is out now with new features
  • Hardware database in the Mint Community website
  • Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter #176
  • Backing up your booty

some odds & ends:

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  • Nautilus Just Got Gorgeous
  • Radio Tray- An online radio streaming player
  • Distro Here & There, But Nary a Good KDE 4 Distro Anywhere?
  • Should Ubuntu include proprietary software?
  • Open Source Helps Earthquake Victims in Haiti
  • IBM Client for Smart Work with Ubuntu support released
  • The Computer Action Show! S02E02
  • Gentoo Prefix: ARM hardware
  • Google, China, and the future of freedom on the global Internet
  • Nokia Booklet 3G review

today's howtos & leftovers:

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  • Linux Disk Space Lost? Use Tune2fs , or use xfs
  • Home print server using CUPS (using X11 or console based only)
  • Graphical Monitor for the Power Consumption of a Laptop in Ubuntu 9.10 Karmic Koala
  • How to set up the Canon Pixma MX860 with Fedora
  • Eclipse on Stellarium
  • Remote searching with Beagle
  • XMonad on Ubuntu
  • Blacklisting e-mail addresses using MailScanner
  • Why embedded OS's are like mammals
  • Install Guest additions and run fullscreen mode on VirtualBox Guest OS | Linux
  • How To Customize The Boot Splash Screen & Logo
  • Convert audio files recursively
  • Urgent: Help Shawn Powers & Family
  • DtO: Linux Tech Support - Day 6

today's howtos & stuff:

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  • Get your beat on with the Hydrogen drum machine
  • Labels with PostScript::MailLabels Getting Started
  • How to Add a Custom New Service under xinetd
  • 3 Ways to Quickly Find the Tab You Need (FireFox)
  • Tuning the Linux Kernel’s Completely Fair Scheduler
  • openSUSE – Get the HTTP Proxy setting in Shell
  • xdg-open — opens a file or URL in the user’s preferred application
  • Qt Programming Tip
  • Install Banshee Latest Version in Ubuntu Karmic
  • How to Edit Videos With Avidemux
  • whohas
  • Why Desktop Linux (Still) Sucks to be at Linux Fest Northwest
  • Gource: Open Source visualization of Open Source
  • Open Xange 2010, Released
  • Gentoo LOL

today's leftovers:

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  • The Debian Adventure, Part 14: Configuration Hassles
  • GTK+ made Qt
  • What a Cool App: screenie
  • Cold War at the Eighth KDE PIM Gathering
  • Google Chrome beta review
  • Firefox gets a visit from the future
  • Geek Squad Finally Replaces My Linux-Infested Laptop
  • Newly-Minted
  • The best Linux file system of all?
  • DtO: Linux Tech Support - Day 4
  • fedora-release-rawhide coming to a rawhide near you soon
  • Intel Clarkdale (Core i3) Linux Benchmarks
  • Boxee Beta – The Best Media Center App for Your TV
  • Happy ninth birthday Drupal
  • Asus choosing between Chrome and Android
  • More games with native linux installers
  • Linux: World domination (and jobs) in sight
  • The Free Ubuntu Operating System
  • HU: Open standards made mandatory for public administrations
  • EU: European Parliament restart workgroup on open source software
  • Building a Business Network Using Ubuntu
  • FLOSS Weekly 104: FreeBSDGirl
  • Linux Outlaws 131 - Screw Your Third Dimension!

today's odds & ends:

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  • Is There Any Good Video Editing Software for Linux?
  • Oracle should learn a lesson from Linux
  • Firefox 3.6: I'm more than my Monkey
  • Mozilla releases its first beta of Lightning 1.0 calendar extension
  • Winners and Losers in Red Hat Option Strategies
  • Ionics Plug Computer 3.0 review
  • SimplyMEPIS 8.0.15 Overview
  • Interview With Rich Wolski – Eucalyptus CTO
  • Porting to Open Source - where to begin ...
  • Keynotes picked for SCALE 8x
  • Linux Server and Home Web Hosting
  • DtO: Linux Tech Support - Day 4
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  • Semi-Official Google Drive Support For Linux Arrives, What's Next?
    Three years ago, when a user would attempt to download the Google Drive Sync Client, Google would bring them to the appropriate download page, which of course, is based off of the operating system that user is running on. If a user would attempt to download the Google Drive Sync Client while running on Linux, they’d land on a page where the message reads: “Not (yet) supported for Linux.” So, what’s the deal with Google not developing a sync client for Linux users, seeing as to how they build a lot of their things using Linux? There’s one simple answer to that, unfortunately. Windows is mainstream, so a lot of their focus is put on what a majority of people use. The bigger the market, the more money in their pockets, of course. But don’t fear, change is near!

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