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Becoming a completely Linux household

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scottnesbitt.net:That’s something I’ve been wanting to happen for a while. I finally got my wish of living in a completely Linux household a few weeks ago, all thanks to my wife’s laptop.

What to prepare before installing Arch Linux the first time

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linuxandlife.com: When people want to try Linux, it is very likely that their first distro is either Ubuntu, Mint or Zorin. But after using Linux for a while, most users will know about and want to try Arch Linux, a lightweight, flexible and highly customizable distro.

Meet the Raspberry Pi Supercomputer--with Lego!

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Hardware

ostatic.com: As we've noted, when it comes to the top open source stories of 2012, it's clear that one of the biggest is the proliferation of tiny, inexpensive Linux-based computers at some of the smallest form factors ever seen.

Linux Platform Option Appears on Steam Website

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Gaming

ubuntuvibes.com: Linux platform has made its first appearance on Steam website. Few days back, Valve added a zombie Tux to Left4Dead 2 website announcing that it will head to Linux soon and now a Linux platform filter has been added to Steam Greenlight.

VectorLinux: A Desktop That's Slim, Sleek and Speedy

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linuxinsider.com: VectorLinux is a small, lightweight Linux distro that nonetheless has an appealing desktop appearance. It doesn't sacrifice speed in favor of software bloat, which is part of the reason it earned a four-star rating in this review.

Too Many Geeks, Too Much Choice

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Software

ostatic.com: TuxRadar asked if Linux and associated software are suffering from too many geeks doing their own thing? The discussion (d)evolved into another one of those "too much choice" topics and, of course, very few think Linux suffers from that.

13 years old hacker Esteban is announced developer of the month! ..and the Cinnamon 1.5.8!

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worldofgnome.org: Some great news come from Mint camp this month. First, Mint has been ranked “Best Distro 2012″ by Linux Format! Then, Mint is proud to have in his side one of the most talented hackers, the just 13 years old Esteban -esteban1uy- who was announced as the developer of the month (in Mint).

Kernel Log: New tools and drivers

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h-online.com: The tool collection util-linux has been extended to include resizepart, a utility that is useful when repartitioning. Some X.org graphics drivers now support hybrid graphics. The infrastructure to support UEFI Secure Boot is maturing.

Warren Woodford And The Linux Distro Market

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Interviews

unixmen.com: Warren Woodford is the man behind MEPIS, one of the first ever GNU/Linux distributions that tried to be more friendly to the user. In this quick interview he talks about the distribution market, the different strategies that are followed and his opinion on what all distributions should do in order for the Linux desktop to grow and prosper.

SimplyMEPIS 12 Alpha 2 Shows Direction

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ostatic.com: SimplyMEPIS 12 Alpha 2 was released earlier today with Warren's usual brief statement that basically says, I've released it. Although more clues as to the new goodies did appear in discussions. This sounds like one to boot.

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