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Acer Aspire One Linux Netbook

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zimbio.com: Netbooks have very much become an integral part of our hyperconnected lifestyles. One of the most affordable netbooks on the market today is the Acer Aspire One lineup.

VectorLinux Light vs. Zenwalk: Benchmarks

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tropicofvector.wordpress: I figured I could do a little benchmarking myself to see if my choice of lightweight Linux distribution could be substantiated by hard figures.

Dell releases ‘Latitude ON’ alternative Linux OS for laptops

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apcmag.com: Tiny system-on-a-chip module combines fast-boot Linux OS and ARM processor to check email, browse the Web and run for days on a standard laptop battery.

Linux and the Trusted Platform Module (TPM)

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h-online.com: As computing and the internet become ever more a part of everyday life, reliable and strong security becomes increasingly necessary. Security is critical in the areas of business communications, online banking and online shopping, but until quite recently security has not been an integral part of the core computing hardware. Hardware manufacturers have been taking steps to rectify that by introducing the idea of trusted computing based on devices such as the Trusted Platform Module (TPM).

Velocitized by Slitaz

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kmandla.wordpress: Today I threw the Slitaz CD into my Thinkpad, partly as an experiment and partly just to see be reminded of what the GUI looked like on that machine, before X went and scrambled the siliconmotion driver.

5 Things You Can Do to Put Linux in the Driver Seat

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daniweb.com: I don't blame the kind volunteers that donate their time to program bits and pieces of the Linux kernel and associated programs but I do blame the hardware manufacturers for not supporting a huge user base of Linux users. I'm tired of it and it's time for action. Here's what we can do:

10 easy ways to play with Linux without leaving Windows

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downloadsquad.com: If you're still using Windows for your primary OS there are tons of ways to get your feet wet like a true penguin without making any serious commitments. Here are ten ways.

10 things that rocked the Linux world

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Much too much has happened with Linux in the last 10 years to do anything like a complete job of listing the important events and technological advances surrounding this operating system. But nevertheless here are 10 important Linux developments that have rocked the world of Linux. I'm sure you can add to this.

HD videoconferencing system runs Linux

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linuxfordevices.com: Later this week, Panasonic Communications plans to ship a full HD videoconferencing system that incorporates embedded Linux and Nokia's Qt cross-platform development/UI framework.

Ubuntu Is Pretty Cool (My Linux Experiment)

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Ubuntu

sourcesandmethods.blogspot: I decided to install Ubuntu on an old laptop of mine this weekend and I feel, I have to say, more, well, resilient already. The intelligence implications are pretty interesting, too.

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