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Various news items of interest

more odds & ends:

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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

few odds & ends:

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  • Linux, Freedom and Cold Cash (blog safari)
  • ISS PCs to switch to Linux
  • Ceph improves Red Hat support in new release
  • How An Open Source Operating System Jumpstarted Robotics Research
  • Is it time to give KVM hypervisor a go?

today's leftovers:

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  • A short introduction to TPMs
  • MiraBox Review – Super Raspberry Pi?
  • Module turns Raspberry Pi into robot navigation computer
  • What's So Great About Open-Source IMS?
  • Video: Vivaldi (KDE Plasma) Tablet Hardware Porn
  • Raspberry Pi and Valve Top Keynote Speaker Line Up for LinuxCon
  • FOSS Knowledge, Part 1: Where Are We Now?
  • Trying to Tame the Tablet
  • FLOSS Weekly 251
  • The Luminosity of Free Software, Episode 12

some more leftovers:

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HowTos
  • How to Make Ubuntu 13.04 Look Like Windows 7
  • People behind ubuntu quality: Javier
  • Facts and Fictions About GNU/Linux Desktops
  • New repoman option “–include-arches”
  • Knock for OpenSSH
  • Sizing up open source: Not so simple
  • Overview of Linux capabilities, part 2, part 3
  • Vriting Vim Plugins in Python
  • EasyShutdown: Lets you Schedule Shutdowns in Ubuntu
  • Free (with strings attached): Keeping track of open-source code
  • Build your own cloud – Tutorial
  • Linux Outlaws 309 – I’m with Lex Luthor
  • LinuxFest NW PT 2 | LAS s26e09
  • Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter Issue 315
  • How to Dual Boot and Virtualize the Same Partition on Your Computer
  • $599 for Alienware X51 mini gaming PC with Ubuntu

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  • Do unseen passwords really need masking?
  • Elive 2.1.40 Is Based on Debian 7.0 Wheezy
  • Xubuntu 13.04 review - Et tu, Brute?
  • improve Ubuntu Laptop Power Management
  • Ten Reasons Why You Can Use GNU/Linux
  • How Linux found its home in the enterprise
  • Upgrade from squeeze to wheezy
  • The Bank, the Budget and the OS Shocker
  • A Review of UbuntuKylin: Chinese ubuntu
  • The Linux Setup - Gary Newell, EverydayLinuxUser.com
  • ‘Effects’ of Using ‘preload’ (‘readahead daemon’) in Ubuntu 13.04
  • What Social Media (And the World) Owes to Open Source
  • Adventures in PC-BSD LXDE Part 1

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  • Monty Widenius: There is no reason at all to use MySQL
  • The Elegant Mageia Linux Prepares a New Release
  • Linux Shorts: Sabayon 13.04, Korora 18, and SythOS
  • Mozilla Releases Firefox OS Sim 3 As Extension
  • Mapping the Apache Software Foundation
  • Linux Mint 14: Sound Issues
  • People behind ubuntu quality: Sergio
  • Spy vs. Spy; Wikipedia Sports New DB
  • The first web server, first web browser
  • I am vi, the great and powerful . .
  • Auto-EDID Results [updated]
  • Dear Schmuck
  • Turbulenz Game Engine Open-Sourced
  • Weekly Fedora kernel bug statistics – May 03
  • The Linux Link Tech Show Episode 503

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  • XFS In Linux 3.10 To Put On Extra Protection
  • Interview with the openSUSE derivative FuSE Team
  • new release of KDE SC on Windows
  • manually download, compile and install RHEL 6 updates
  • devtodo: Much to do, about something
  • Portal Confirmed on Steam for Linux
  • Email App Inky Coming to Linux ‘Soon’
  • LibreOffice Unconfirmed Bug Statistics for March
  • Ten New Kernel Vulnerabilities Affect Ubuntu 12.10
  • Arch Linux on Raspberry Pi Running XFCE
  • How To Change Time Zone In MYSQL

some odds & ends:

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  • Dell's Linux laptop has good hardware, decent toolkit
  • development builds of inkscape for fedora
  • Windows 8 Legacy: Unacceptable Level of Risk
  • Font boost for Linux from Adobe and Google
  • From GNOME Linux Desktop to OpenStack Cloud

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  • Censorship on Linux Sites ain't Cool
  • Low Cost Chromebooks Appeal to Linux Users Not Interested in Chrome OS
  • Mageia 3 Delayed Again a Bit
  • Anomaly 2 marches to PC, Mac and Linux May 15
  • Install Tomorrow's Technologies in Today's Ubuntu 13.04
  • Ubuntu 13.10 Release Schedule
  • People behind ubuntu quality: Carla
  • SythOS – An experimental collaborative OS
  • Linux Mint 14: First Impressions
  • Shuttleworth Interview on Cloud and Mobile
  • pilot: It’s in there, it’s just hiding
  • 500 mile emails (hilarious!)
  • Gentoo Team Isolates Udev from Systemd (eudev)
  • FLOSS Weekly 250

some more odds & ends

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  • Compositing and “lightweight” desktops
  • Vim: Tabs and Buffers
  • SELinux mount options
  • FreeBSD expands activities as funds flow in
  • selling Linux to Windows customers is easy
  • Fake Firefox Spyware Riles Mozilla
  • Closure 2D Puzzle on Steam at 66% off
  • Steam Linux Usage Still On The Decline
  • Starting Development Of GNOME Shell, Mutter 3.10

today's leftovers:

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  • rawhide week for 2013-04-30
  • Use KDE's Digital Clock Widget as a World Clock
  • Control and security of corporate open-source projects
  • Sued Opera designer fingers Mozilla
  • Jack Lumber the supernatural lumberjack now on Steam
  • Linux Fest Northwest reprise
  • cdcd: With a name like that…
  • Slackware: Is Systemd Inevitable?
  • HowTo List And Delete Iptables Rules

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  • Surgeon Simulator 2013 Review
  • Firefox prefetching: what you need to know
  • Fedora 19 alpha offers a peek at what's coming
  • SCO's Motion To Reopen Denied with Bonk on the Head
  • FLOSS Weekly 249
  • TuxRadar Podcast Season 5 Episode 7
  • Meet the GIMP Episode 191: PNG or JPG – The Big Fight
  • Stallman speaks in Copenhagen
  • Why Do It? The Motivations Behind Free Software
  • Metaphors behind icons – which are really useful?
  • The Achilles Heel of Open Source: Elitism
  • Installing Stuff
  • First Alpha Skolelinux based on Wheezy
  • Review: Fuduntu 2013.2
  • Pardus 2013 Review – The mighty have fallen

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  • Linux on mainframes used more widely than you might think
  • Obsidian adds SUSE to its arsenal
  • 12 Linux Which, Whatis, Whereis Command Examples
  • typespeed: What good is a text editor, if you’re a lousy typist?
  • Surgeon Simulator 2013 Released on Steam
  • Would You Pay to Play Linux?
  • "The Raven" Arrives in June on Steam
  • Open-Source Physics on Linux
  • Fedora 18 KDE Post Install Changes
  • Red Hat’s “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at TheStreet
  • Big MySQL/MariaDB News Stories yesterday
  • Logout GNOME from command line
  • File permissions from the GUI
  • Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter Issue 313
  • OBS Gaining More Power
  • Brightness Control in Ubuntu With Handy App
  • One Late Night
  • How to Improve Your Ubuntu 13.04 Experience

today's leftovers:

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  • Review: GNOME 3 Application Development: Beginner’s Guide
  • Password Attacks, Part III - The Combination
  • Multi-part items in Smoothie
  • Open source potential in capital markets
  • Word Play Deluxe is released
  • How to Setup a USB Drive that Can Run or Install Ubuntu
  • aoeui: And sometimes … why?
  • Linux Outlaws 307 – They See Me Patchin
  • Lightweight KlyDE gives Xfce, Gnome heavy weight competition
  • Install Fedora to USB Drive
  • File List Command All Options And Examples
  • Leisure Suit Larry in the Land of the Lounge Lizards re-made for the 21st century

today's leftovers:

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  • GNOME Music development status
  • History on Wayland Support inside KWin
  • cortex: In a very similar vein
  • The Best Amateur Radio Logging App For Linux
  • Top Things to do After Installing Ubuntu 13.04
  • FOSS: Breaking the Chains of Apple and Microsoft
  • How to disable screen lock in Fuduntu 2013.2
  • News in kdepim 4.11: Scam detection

today's leftovers:

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  • Firefox OS Powered Keon Makes Its Way To The FCC
  • Pimp Out Your Fedora 18 Xfce Desktop
  • Migrating to kmail2
  • The Focus Of Wayland's Weston Compositor
  • The Secret Password Is...
  • Three Types of Documentation You Should Stop Writing
  • Ubuntu 13.04 Preview
  • TechCrunch Podcast: and the magic of Ubuntu laptops
  • Install Burg Boot Loader In Ubuntu 13.04 & LinuxMint
  • My openSUSE 12 Journal 12: Hello 12.3!
  • {hacker,reddit}-top: Monitoring at your pleasure

today's leftovers:

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  • Andrew Wyatt on Fuduntu
  • Linux on the Mini PC
  • An Open Letter to Richard Stallman
  • Alternative to Slackware Store
  • Fixing unresponsive wifi on ThinkPad x200s running Linux Mint 13
  • Another Gentoo Hardened month has passed
  • IBM Falls Short of the Goal Line in 1Q13
  • How to get the best out of Pidgin

today's leftovers:

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  • MariaDB Foundation on course for community governance
  • Half-Life 2 Multiplayer Mod "Dystopia" Could Arrive on Steam
  • The State & Future Of The GNU C Library (GLIBC)
  • Slick New Kubuntu Artwork and call for testers
  • ROSA Marathon 2012 RP2 (Enterprise Desktop X1)
  • Rawhide week in review, 2013-04-15 edition
  • Libre Graphics Meeting 2013
  • Mozilla Manifesto Nears 1.0
  • Going Linux #206, #205
  • The Linux Link Tech Show Episode 501

today's leftovers:

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  • Crystals Wallpaper
  • Brazil’s groundbreaking Internet Civil Rights Bill
  • How To Update Ports In FreeBSD
  • Participate: New LibreOffice Icon Test started
  • "Air Conflicts: Pacific Carriers" Flight Arcade Bound for Steam
  • Rhythmbox Says Goodbye to the Ubuntu One
  • Password Attacks, Part II – The Dictionary Attack
  • Red Orchestra 2: Heroes of Stalingrad - Arcade Review
  • Linux ifconfig
  • Report from the freedesktop summit
  • FLOSS Weekly 248
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