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How to get dedicated settings windows in Chromebooks?

Fri, 28/03/2014 - 2:59pm

You can now get a dedicated settings window instead of just a tab of the browser.

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FreeDesktop Summit to start next week

Fri, 28/03/2014 - 2:00pm

Developers from the major Linux desktops to discuss how to improve collaboration between their respective projects.

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Fuse allows custom user 3D models to be exported into Steam games

Fri, 28/03/2014 - 1:10pm

Fuse adds the supports for importing user generated content in to Fuse and use it to create accurate character models by the users.

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Facebook announces WebScaleSQL

Fri, 28/03/2014 - 12:51pm

In a span of 7 days Facebook released two projects which offer enterprise ready alternatives to traditional AMP stack.

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Halo: Spartan Assault Heading to Steam

Fri, 28/03/2014 - 12:45pm

Halo: Spartan Assault is a top down shooter that was developed with mainly casual gamers on mind.

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India slaps Google with $166,000 fine

Fri, 28/03/2014 - 12:32pm

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has imposed a fine of 166,000 USD upon Google for failure to comply with the directions given by the Director General seeking information and documents.

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Ubuntu 14.04 beta released for testing

Fri, 28/03/2014 - 12:11pm

The beta version of Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr) has been released to the public.

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Is Achshar Player better than Remo on Chrome OS?

Thu, 27/03/2014 - 7:42pm

Is Achshar a good option for playing music offline, or not so much?

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Latest SteamOS update brings many fixes, improvements

Thu, 27/03/2014 - 7:32pm

One of the major changes in this update, however, is the inclusion of fully unattended installation.

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Dwarf planet discovered, could there be a hidden world beyond Pluto?

Thu, 27/03/2014 - 7:28pm

Astronomers have discovered an icy "dwarf" planet in our solar system whose orbit hints at a giant, unseen rocky world.

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Surgeons to keep patients between life and death to save life

Thu, 27/03/2014 - 7:27pm

For the first time ever, surgeons at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital will operate on knife-wound or gunshot victims by putting them between life and death.

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Gnome 3.12 review – work Ubuntu could have benefited from

Thu, 27/03/2014 - 3:52pm

In a nutshell I think Gnome teams have done an incredible job with 3.12 and created a desktop which is extremely simple, extremely secure and privacy respecting.

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Why free media standards are important

Thu, 27/03/2014 - 12:25pm

Alternative media relies too much on proprietary software, which is dangerous.

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Google Play Music now allows you to upload tracks directly through Chrome

Thu, 27/03/2014 - 12:03pm

Google has said that the new feature has been built using its new technology that now backs its new Chrome Apps platform.

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Dell agrees to pay Microsoft royalties for Android, Chrome OS

Thu, 27/03/2014 - 12:03pm

The duo agreed on “royalties for Dell’s products running the Android or Chrome platforms and on consideration to Dell for a license for Xbox gaming consoles.”

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Early Ubuntu Touch images show dual SIM and conference call support

Thu, 27/03/2014 - 12:01pm

Some noteworthy improvements ares 80% faster click application startup in upstart-app-launch by moving to libclick, multiple gallery-app bug fixes, and much more.

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Crusader Kings II: Rajas of India arrives on Steam

Thu, 27/03/2014 - 12:00pm

This new expansion pack to the highly popular game focuses on Eastern Persia and India, expanding the game’s content to cover Eastern nations.

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Obama to announce legislation to end NSA’s bulk data collection

Thu, 27/03/2014 - 11:59am

The NSA, at present, retains phone data for as long as five years.

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Nvidia Shield gets even better with new OTA in April

Wed, 26/03/2014 - 11:22pm

The new update will be enhancing and improving already present features like GameStream and Gamepad Mapper.

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Oculus purchase was a 1st April joke: Facebook

Wed, 26/03/2014 - 9:37pm

The Oculus purchase met with very strong reaction from its backers on the Kickstarter as well as from the general geek community.

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