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|Story||The Two Faces of Linux||srlinuxx||29/03/2013 - 7:14pm|
|Story||asciiquarium: Cheaper and cleaner than the real thing||srlinuxx||29/03/2013 - 6:28pm|
|Story||GNOME 3.8 & KDE 4.10 - See What's New||srlinuxx||29/03/2013 - 3:20am|
|Story||Mark Shuttleworth ‘Most Disruptive Name in Computing’ Says Forbes||srlinuxx||29/03/2013 - 3:17am|
|Story||Linux Deepin 12.12 preview||srlinuxx||29/03/2013 - 3:16am|
|Story||Moving to Fedora 19 Alpha!||srlinuxx||29/03/2013 - 3:14am|
|Story||The Future of Debian||srlinuxx||29/03/2013 - 3:12am|
|Story||Kernel Log: Coming in 3.9 (part 1)||srlinuxx||28/03/2013 - 9:43pm|
|Story||Perl: Jewel in the Rough or Scourge of IT?||srlinuxx||28/03/2013 - 9:41pm|
|Story||Linux Format 170 On Sale Today||srlinuxx||28/03/2013 - 9:39pm|
mercurynews.com: After the official demise of the Netscape browser back in 2003, it seemed as if Microsoft's Internet Explorer would dominate the browser market, well, forever. It was hard to imagine how or why anyone would invest time and resources to create a new rival. But they did.
- Konqueror 3.5.9 Review - The Great Swiss Knife
- Linux Development Thriving
- gPodder's no plodder when it comes to podcasts
- How to create desktop icons in KDE4
- New Webcam and Linux
- If Business Succeeds with GNU/Linux, Why Not OLPC?
- Sixty-Six OLPC XO Laptops Stolen in Peruvian Town
- Mail merge in OpenOffice.org
- Linux Outlaws 43 - The Unbreakable Car
- The Linux promise
- Is open source only good for undermining competitors?
- Meld - a Visual Diff Tool for GNOME
- Firefox 3 plug-ins are still center stage
- Google keeps killing penguins for money
- Linux on a Wii
- Intel GMA 4-Series Support On Linux
hydrapinion.com: A week or so ago, one of the online shopping sites I frequent was selling Eee PCs on the cheap. Out of the box, it's easy to use and has almost all the apps one needs to be productive. My plan is to use the Eee PC in meetings, interviews, for the odd Skype call (Skype is included without any need to install extra software) and in my studies. This is where it starts to get annoying.
Also: Asus EEE-PC 900 completely misses the point
And: Mandriva and EEE PC, 2009.0 specs
freesoftwaremagazine.com: I have recently read an eye-opening email from Ian Lynch about what happened in the UK with BECTA. I have received his permission to republish here his thoughts. I think his email speaks volumes about what happened.
blogs.techrepublic.com: Linux-based systems get a lot of press in IT trade publications. A lot of that press relates to its security characteristics. While many Linux distributions may outshine both MS Windows and Apple MacOS X by a significant margin, there’s evidence to suggest that most Linux distributions are not up to the standards of FreeBSD.
linuxworld.com: A core Linux maintainer answers users' questions about quality, the pace of development, and how new kernel developers can get involved.
computerworld.com: Since the fall of 2004, Mozilla's Firefox has been pitting itself against Microsoft Corp.'s Internet Explorer for the Web browser crown. While IE is still the dominant power by far, Firefox has picked up a lot more loyal adherents than many expected when it first launched. What follows are some of the highlights of Computerworld's coverage of the battle of Firefox vs. IE.
Also: The cake is a lie: IE team bakes a treat for Mozilla
- Tunnel to locally running mysql server using ssh
- Bash for Loop
- Bash Arrays
- Use Fuse to mount remote ssh directories
- Apache and OpenSSL
- How-To: Use Web Shortcuts in Firefox
- Firefox 3, RealPlayer, Ubuntu and BBC’s iPlayer
- Howto add permanent static routes in Ubuntu
- HowTo Fix Resolution Problem in Ubuntu
downloadsquad.com: Are the oldschool browser wars starting up again? It sure seems like it. Who's missing from this uber release party? Oh, that would be Microsoft's Internet Explorer...
direct2dell.com: This week, Dell will be out "in force" at the Red Hat Summit in Boston. If you're attending the show, be sure to stop by the Dell booth in the expo area, where we'll have one of our new PowerEdge M1000e modular blade enclosures on hand, as well as a Precision M6300 mobile workstation (coincidentally sold with Red Hat Enterprise Linux installed).
mandriva.com: Mandriva Linux 2009 comes a step closer to reality today with the unveiling of the release schedule and the technical specifications. The schedule includes two alphas, two betas, and two release candidates, prior to the final release in early October 2008. The first alpha release is scheduled for June 25th - just a week away.
benkevan.com: You’re at the breaking point of what to do with your current openSUSE 10.x (hopefully at least 10.2) installation. You hear that openSUSE 11.0 is just about to come out, but why should you go from a .2/.3 release to a .0 release? Well here are some main reasons why:
computerworld.com: After a blackout of more than an hour caused by users trying to download the final release of Firefox 3.0, Mozilla Corp. has restored service to its servers.
And: Firefox Fail: Download Day Derailed By Servers
And: Test Center review: Firefox 3 comes out sizzling
And: Download Counter
theunixgeek.blogspot: I know it's a day early, but I was able to get my hands on a copy of the release version of openSUSE 11 and I must say it's a really good distribution! Here are three lists of what I noticed, what I liked, and what I didn't like about the GNOME live CD.
fabrizioballiano.net: I used Arch Linux from 2004 to 2006 with pleasure. In 2006 I decided to switch to Ubuntu. Today I decided to give Arch a try to see what’s happened in these 2 years.
- First Look at Firefox 3.0 for Linux
- Firefox 3 launches today; Five reasons you can't live without it
- Hold off on Firefox version 3
- Mozilla Developer News - Firefox 3 launch day edition
Mozilla Firefox 3 is a major release with many enhancements, some of which are targeted at users, and some at developers. In this article, you will learn more about these new Firefox 3 features. For example, one of the updates gives Web developers the ability to build Web applications that work even when the user is disconnected from the Internet.
itwire.com: Social networking browser, Flock, has reached the 2.0 milestone in beta status, bringing together all the major social networking sites in the one browser. Offering all the enhancements of Firefox 3.0, you’ll only be flocking to use this browser if you’re a big social networking user.
ericsbinaryworld.com/blog: I’m not 100% sure, but I think this is the longest I’ve purposely waited to upgrade to another Fedora release. I’ve been reading the Fedora user and developer mailling lists and what’s I’ve seen there has pretty much convinced me not to upgrade.
- What does open source *really* look like?
- What do Free and Open Source Software Leaders Think of Microsoft?
- Open source tour of Europe: Czech Republic
- Open source tour of Europe: Greece
- Open source has yet to learn it pays to advertise