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|Story||Yorba’s Promising Calendar “California” and Email Client “Geary” Bring More Style to GNOME||Rianne Schestowitz||20/05/2014 - 3:09am|
|Story||Spyware Driver Notification in Ubuntu Shows Just How Vulnerable Windows Really Is||Rianne Schestowitz||20/05/2014 - 3:01am|
|Story||User survey: Ubuntu is the top OpenStack OS||Rianne Schestowitz||20/05/2014 - 12:40am|
|Story||Elive 2.2.2 Beta Is a Linux Distro with a Fresh E17 Desktop||Rianne Schestowitz||19/05/2014 - 8:41pm|
|Story||locale changes in plasma next||Rianne Schestowitz||19/05/2014 - 8:16pm|
|Story||today's howtos||Roy Schestowitz||19/05/2014 - 8:10pm|
|Story||Leftovers: Gaming||Roy Schestowitz||19/05/2014 - 8:10pm|
|Story||6-Way Desktop Comparison On Linux Mint 17||Roy Schestowitz||19/05/2014 - 7:57pm|
|Story||The desktop and the developer||Roy Schestowitz||19/05/2014 - 7:35pm|
|Story||Tux3 Gets Harshly Criticized Over Code Quality||Roy Schestowitz||19/05/2014 - 7:12pm|
blogs.techrepublic.com: Recently I was reading a thread about Linux game support. The thread was regarding a particular game that had a version for Linux (it wasn’t actually a port), which was quickly pulled from support. Within the thread the tried and true standardization argument came up. It’s a valid argument, and one that most people don’t realize could bit Linux in the hinder at some point.
mepis.org: The antiX-team is proud to announce that antiX MEPIS 8 'Intifada' - a fast and light complete desktop and livecd based on SimplyMEPIS and Debian Testing, with a little bit of sidux,- is now available at mepis mirrors in the released/antix directories in full and base editions.
blogs.computerworld.com: Stop me if you've heard this one. How many Windows programmers does it take to screw in a light bulb? None. They've declared darkness a standard.
mybroadband.co.za: In just the few years since it was released, Ubuntu Linux has inspired tens of new Linux distributions. Here we look at five of the best.
nixtutor.com: Lets face it, you are probably coming from a windows computer if you are venturing into the world of Linux. This article will help you adjust to the changes in the way the two operating systems layout their directory structure.
blog.linuxtoday.com: And too stupid or dishonest to report Microsoft Windows as the defective disaster that it is. If it were any other type of product it would have banned from every country in the world long ago. It is straight out of Bizarro World News.
dedoimedo.com: SLAX is a small, live Linux distro, based on Slackware. It aims to be light, friendly and useful. It's meant to fit onto antique USB thumb drives and run well on old hardware. And it features the sexy KDE desktop.
linuxgeeksunited.blogspot: Let's walk on the support side of the software world for a moment. There is a lot of talk, postulating and plain old FUD about what support is and should be in the FOSS world. Of course, we can break the topic into separate areas of discussion.
toolbox.com/blogs: This is a story of a twelve year old love affair that still has no end in sight. Part of that story involves Linux and how it enabled this blossoming of saccharine emotions.
freesoftwaremagazine.com: Everybody needs diagrams. Most users need to create one more often than they think. Stop wasting time with an office app, the GIMP, or a paint program: use Dia, an easy yet powerful made-for-diagrams editor.
detector-pro.com: Every OS like MacOS, Linux or Windows has GUI. But under the hood, there is different story for all three of them.
- A 3D Understanding Of ATI's R600/700 Series
- Open source desktop adoption flickers in the Philippines
- Why Linux is a superior operating system
- Bookworm Gives a Boost to Open-Source ePub E-Book Format
- Navigation smartphone runs Linux
- Zypper: Improved bash completion and practical usage
- The open source value of responsibility
- British Conservative Shadow Chancellor backs "Open Source"! Again. But don't get Excited
- The move to Linux, stymied by hardware...the server side...
- Taming a power-sucking Linux TV
- Packaging/Distribution differences
- Geek Hero Comic: Everything is Open Source, Actually
- Stable kernels 220.127.116.11 and 18.104.22.168
- Fighting Dell’s customer support service…
- Open source ERP and SMB
- Small things in Linux that make me happy
- Linux celebrates its 1234567890'th breath
- Howto SetUp Dual-Dual NIC Bonding On Ubuntu
- Screencasting in Linux!
- How to add static route through a virtual (alias) interface in RHEL5?
- Crush images on the command-line with Groovy
- A few tips for a better EeePC
- Kill the process locking a file
- Plot your graphs with command line gnuplot
- HowTo: Reset the XOrg configuration file in Debian
- HOWTO: Install THC-Hydra 5.4 in Ubuntu Intrepid Ibex
- Bcfg2 0.9.6 debian package for etch
- clear cached memory in ubuntu
- Change screen resolution in Ubuntu Linux
the-gay-bar.com: Stuart Langridge recently wrote about a new scripting language he was developing for the desktop. His language is inspired heavily by AppleScript and allows you to write things like: "tell screensaver to lock"
workswithu.com: Sometimes I don’t see eye to eye with the Ubuntu user community. For instance, I think Ubuntu Server Edition should be Canonical’s top priority for 2009. But only 8 percent of WorksWithU’s readers agree with me, according to a recent online poll we ran. Here’s why I’m right and 92 percent of WorksWithU’s readers are wrong.
Also: Ubuntu in South African Schools
maketecheasier.com: For those long time fans/users of Gnome-Do, you are now in for a good treat. The latest release of Gnome-Do now includes an interactive dock that you can place on your desktop and access the frequently used applications quickly and easily like any other docks.
informationweek.com/blog: OS installs have gotten easier over the years, whether it's a Linux distribution, Mac OS X, or Windows. Fewer choices to make and fewer technical decisions that need to be pondered. But today, I found the easiest of them all, Slax 6.
Before I ever typed my first GNU/Linux command in a terminal the Free Software Foundation was fighting the good fight for free software and all the issues surrounding individual freedom and privacy both on and offline. All of us owe it a debt of gratitude for the work is has done and continues to do on behalf of the principles of a free society and free computing.