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Scientific Linux 6.3 Review: Simply outstanding

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mylinuxexplore.blogspot: Yesterday, 8th Aug., Connie Sieh announced the release of Scientific Linux 6.3, an enterprise-class distribution built from source package for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.3: "Scientific Linux 6.3 i386/x86_64 is now available.

ROSA Marathon 2012 GNOME preview

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  • ROSA Marathon 2012 GNOME preview
  • ROSA Marathon 2012 GNOME Edition final
  • ROSA Marathon 2012: first-ever usable LXDE distribution

The Origin Of The Penguin Tux

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maketecheasier.com: Apple’s logo is a half-bitten apple. Windows’s logo somewhat looks like a window (at least in the beginning). So why is there a penguin as a mascot for Linux?

The Naturalness In The Evolution Of Desktop Environments

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unixmen.com: I’ve been browsing distrowatch.com lately noticing something that is happening for some time now, but maybe surprised me for the first time because it is still happening. What I am talking about is that there are more Linux distributions releasing new versions using Gnome 2.32 than Gnome 3.4!

A guide to Slackware and Arch Linux: getting your hands dirty with Linux

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engadget.com: Maybe you're new to Linux, or maybe you're itching to graduate from Ubuntu to something with a little more geek cred. Whatever the case, we're going to take the sting out of all those command prompts, using two great distros as examples.

Some Prominent Open Source Forks

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fossforce.com: Penguinistas used to worry about the dreaded fork, especially of Linux. “What if Linux forks and becomes like Unix?” was a question often being posed in the open source media. Linus Torvalds would do his best to put those fears to rest, explaining that under the GPL forks are usually to be welcomed.

In Search of the Best Linux for Windows Refugees

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linuxinsider.com (blog safari): Much as we here in the Linux community may wish that everyone could cut their proverbial computing "teeth" on our favorite operating system, the fact remains that the majority of the world starts off on Windows.

5 popular Linux distros

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mybroadband.co.za: It’s nearly impossible to tell how many people are using any given Linux distribution. However, we can look at some general trends online to get an idea of a distro’s relative popularity.

Linux Deepin 12.06 review

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linuxbsdos.com: Linux Deepin is a distribution derived from Ubuntu Desktop. The latest edition, Linux Deepin 12.06, which is based on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, was released on July 17. Though based on Ubuntu Desktop, Linux Deepin does not use the Unity desktop, but features a customized GNOME 3 interface.

This Is One Incredible CEO

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dailyfinance.com: The Motley Fool's readers have spoken, and I have heeded your cries. After months of pointing out CEO gaffes and faux pas, I've decided to make it a weekly tradition to also point out corporate leaders who are putting the interests of shareholders and the public first. This week, I want to take a closer look at Red Hat CEO Jim Whitehurst.

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