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Performous brings Karaoke to Linux

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linuxcritic.com: Performous is a karaoke game for Linux that brings the popular past time to the operating system in a unique and entertaining way. Performous has recently seen an update with the release of version 0.4.0.

Interview With Louis Landry – Joomla Development Lead

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howsoftwareisbuilt.com: If you look at any list of open source content management systems, you'll find Joomla right in top. In this interview, we talk with Louis Landry, who started as the principal architect of Joomla and today acts as the development coordinator.

Window Maker - your NeXT window manager

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ardchoille42.blogspot: Window Maker is an X11 window manager originally designed to provide integration support for the GNUstep Desktop Environment. In every way possible, it reproduces the elegant look and feel of the NEXTSTEP user interface.

The Phoronix Kernel Test Farm Is Alive

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phoronix.com: The year is not over yet, nor is our work on ensuring that the Phoronix Test Suite is the most powerful and robust testing/benchmarking platform. With that said, as of this morning our Phoronix kernel test farm is now alive!

A note of improvement for ath5k

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kmandla.wordpress: I like it when I can report something improving, as opposed to just making notes about things that don’t work.

VirtualBox 3.1 adds live migration and branched snapshots

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arstechnica.com: The latest version of VirtualBox delivers some compelling new features including support for live migration and branched snapshots. Migration capabilities reflect VirtualBox's potential for ascending into the enterprise arena.

Linux Desktop Search Engines Compared

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linux.com: I have a large electronic library (over 15,000 books) and I was looking for a way to cope with this mass of information. I didn't like the idea of a special catalog, since it would take a lot of manual work to enter the metadata. These files lack metadata way too often and I thought a local indexing service with a full-text search might solve my problem.

Ubuntu Forensic

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forensiccop.blogspot: Ubuntu Forensic is the use of Ubuntu for digital forensic purposes. As it provides a wide range of forensic tools as well as anti-forensic and cracking tools, so it is reliable to investigate a computer crime and analyse digital evidence on it.

NoSQL: Not Going Anywhere For a While?

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redmonk.com/sogrady: Everyone seems to have their own problems with the NoSQL term, so here’s mine: it doesn’t mean anything. Not that terms have to be specific to be useful: is the term database really that descriptive?

Organize your life with Osmo

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blogs.techrepublic.com: Everyone needs a way to organize both their work and personal life, but not everyone needs the same solution. For something fast and lightweight that covers all the basics, Vincent Danen recommends Osmo.

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