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Linux is killing Linux on the desktop

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batsov.com: I’ve been using GNU/Linux exclusively for 8 years now. I use it at home, I use it at work and along the way I’ve converted many Windows users to Linux. My patience ended this week and I’ll be gradually moving all my desktop machines back to Windows.

People behind Debian: Philipp Kern, Stable Release Manager

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Interviews

raphaelhertzog.com: Philipp is a Debian developer since 2005 and a member of the release team since 2008. Since he took the responsibility of Stable Release Manager, the process has evolved for the best. I asked him to explain.

Review of Sabayon 5.5 Xfce

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linuxmoose.wordpress: Sabayon, despite being in the top ten on Distrowatch, isn’t as publicized as other popular distributions. Xfce is my desktop of choice, so I thought that I would review the Xfce version of Sabayon 5.5, the newest edition.

Review: Pinguy OS 11.04 Mini

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dasublogbyprashanth.blogspot: Upon the advice of a commenter in one of my previous posts, I am reviewing Pinguy OS 11.04 Mini today. That commenter asked that I test Pinguy OS 11.04, and mentioned the existence of a Mini edition, so I became intrigued.

Linux (and Windows) on a new HP Pavilion laptop

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Hardware

blogs.kde.org: I got a HP Pavilion g6 for my birthday -- this must be the first time I have a personal laptop, all my previous ones having been bought by KDAB (or by IBM as KDE sponsoring, for the very first one).

My Top-Ten Rejected Slogans for a 20th anniversary Linux T-shirt:

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Humor

#10. "This shirt will be blurred out in a photo someday."
#9. "It's never going away. Can you relax now?"

What Goes Around Comes Around

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Microsoft

mrpogson.com: One of the gripes that Linux-haters trumpet is that one needs to use typed commands and text files to do some things on the system. Well, M$ has done such a fine job of convincing IT people that a GUI is the way to go that folks in small businesses are having a devil of a time putting their thousands of e-mail addresses into M$’s cloud solution.

Introducing BackTrack 5 'Revolution'

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cristalinux.blogspot: Released less than a month ago, BACKTRACK 5 is an up to date version of this impressive specialist distro. Aimed at security experts (but just as good is you an enthusiast getting into it), Revolution lives up to its name and introduces a few cool new features.

10 principles the Linux community should revisit

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techrepublic.com: The Linux community has traditionally held certain beliefs, such as opposition to DRM and an insistence on free software. Jack Wallen suggests the time has come to reevaluate and possibly revolutionize some of the traditional thinking.

Linux Mint 11 review

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linuxbsdos.com: Linux Mint 11 is the latest release of Linux Mint, a desktop distribution based on Ubuntu Desktop. This is different from Linux Mint Debian Edition (LMDE), a version of Linux Mint based on Debian.

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