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5 Excellent ToDo List Apps For Linux

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Software Most Gnome users probably use Evolution, the default PIM, to manage their tasks and ToDo lists. However, if you are like me, who is not a user of Evolution and are looking for a native standalone ToDo list app for your Linux machine, here are 5.

Two Linux Twitter Clients: Twidge and Tircd

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itmanagement.earthweb: Most Twitter and other micro-blogging clients use the same interface as, but two new free software clients make Twitter easy to use from the command-line or an IRC client.

GNOME vs. KDE: The Final Smackdown

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Software Hello ladies and gentleman, and welcome to the Linux Magazine Arena in beautiful downtown San Francisco! We’re here for tonight’s main event; GNOME vs. KDE; The Final Smackdown!

Six Interesting Gnome Panel Applets

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Software Six Interesting Gnome Panel Applets

goplay: discover interesting packages

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Software goplay is a package browser that lets you find interesting packages that you didn’t knew before. It uses DebTags (categories to describe Debian packages) to classify the packages.

Guake Terminal reaches 0.4 and looks mature

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Software While the project has been active for years, the first releases were a little bit buggy, so I ended up uninstalling it without looking back.

Opera 10 Beta ‘Turbo’ - Does It Still Have What It Takes?

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Software Opera, I think, doesn’t get the attention it deserves. Maybe it’s the marketing, maybe people remember just the old days when Opera was shareware. Today we’re going to look at Opera Beta build 10.00 1, also dubbed as ‘Turbo’.

Inkscape: one essential vector graphics application

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Software Inkscape is my vector graphics application of choice. It can do a wide variety of vector drawing tasks with relatively little effort. It uses the now-standard SVG vector format as its native format, and it has become very extensible through a simple “stream-based”, language-agnostic scripting system.

Opera 9.64 Web Browser

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Software After trying out Safari 4 beta and not being overly impressed with it, I went ahead and downloaded the latest version of the Opera web browser, version 9.64.

Making The Most Of Open Source Forensics Tools

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Software Network forensic solutions products come in many different shapes, sizes, and price ranges, but it the end, they all have the same goal -- recording activity on the network.

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