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|Story||A Win-Lin situation: moving a small office over to Linux||srlinuxx||22/08/2010 - 4:21am|
|Story||Free Software, Real Profits||srlinuxx||22/08/2010 - 4:19am|
|Story||Mandriva’s future?||srlinuxx||22/08/2010 - 4:01am|
|Story||Working with KDE desktop effects||srlinuxx||22/08/2010 - 4:00am|
|Story||Ubuntu One on KDE – Technical Aspects||srlinuxx||21/08/2010 - 2:33pm|
|Story||Putting It All Together||srlinuxx||21/08/2010 - 2:32pm|
|Story||another official ubuntu ad you probably didn't see||srlinuxx||21/08/2010 - 2:30pm|
|Story||Some Random Linux Usability Thoughts, or, Linux is not Windows||srlinuxx||21/08/2010 - 2:28pm|
|Story||Application lists||srlinuxx||21/08/2010 - 2:27pm|
|Story||X.Org Server 1.9 Makes It Out||srlinuxx||21/08/2010 - 2:25pm|
Oracle is yet to provide evidence Australian customers are switching to its Red Hat Linux support program despite announcing new business deals for the last quarter.
You like packaged apps because they're standard, but is standard performance what your company is gunning for?
Mandriva 2007.1 RC3 is out since this weekend, so we are really near the final release now. After all the Gnome testing I did for Mandriva 2007.1, I thought it was time to do some ultimate testing with KDE. Actually, I'm very deceived: where Mandriva 2007.1 is very polished, the default KDE install is terrible. Really, not just bad, but plain terrible. Here's an overview.
This post is one part memo to self, one part demonstration of how I put together a very lightweight Feisty system using Openbox on a Dell Inspiron 1Ghz Pentium III laptop with 512Mb of PC133, two 60Gb 7200rpm hard drives and an Intel 2200BG wireless card.
Does playing with your Wii make you tired? Do you long for the nostalgic 8-bit clothing days? Get a whole new meaning from snooze you lose. The Lonely Guy Dream Vacation Digital Photo Frame is the next best thing to actually going.
New products include:
* The ThinkGeek WiiHelm
* SnuzNLuz - Wifi Donation Alarm Clock
* Piranhaz - R/C Battle Fish
What is partitioning and why would you want to repartition?
MS has confirmed all development for MAC platform has stopped. Company spokesperson pointed out that the market share for MAC is no longer viable, and that resources would better be spent porting the products to Linux platform.
"The numbers don't lie, Linux's market share is 4 times Macs, and with the deal with Novell, we need to strike while the iron is Hot".
Larry Ellison on Thursday came to the startling yet enlightening realization that he is not god. As a result, Oracle's CEO has gone totally monastic.
To celebrate the first day of April, News.com has published a special 4/1 edition that has compiled some less-reported headlines on all things technology, from Wikipedia to Vista and the Department of Homeland Security.
Today's Headlines include:
- Wikipedia founder's bold experiment
- Dalai Lama exiled to Second Life
- Homeland Security backs privacy plan
A new hard drive manufacturer, Sextor, is entering the market (pardon the pun!) by pre-loading all of it’s 120+ gig drives with porn and music MP3s to save users the time and effort in downloading them.
Opera Software ASA, makers of the best browser in this, or indeed any, universe, today revealed the results of a five month process to determine this year's April Fool's joke.
While I am not much into April Fools' Day, what if Canonical was bought out by Microsoft thus forming Microsoft Windows-buntu? Or what if Microsoft paid QuinnStorm to stop developing Beryl? I have begun developing a list of things I would hate to hear on April Fool's Day as it relates to Linux.
- Ubuntu and Fedora Merge
- Red Hat Partners With Microsoft
For some reason horizontal scrolling on synaptics touchpads is disabled by default in ubuntu. This tip will show you how to enable it. First, run:
sudo gedit /etc/X11/xorg.conf
Find the section similar to this:
Identifier “Synaptics Touchpad”
Option “SendCoreEvents” “true”
PCLinuxOS founder Texstar said in a private interview that they would using Ubuntu for the base of future versions of PCLinuxOS. Citing the old adage 'if you can't beat 'em, join 'em,' Texstar states that PCLinuxOS 2007 will be delayed for another six months or so while the new change is implemented.
After 5 years of being called Arch Linux and 5 years of people confusing us with Ark Linux, we've finally come up with a solution. We've spent the last few months talking to the Ark Linux people to come up with a solution that's beneficial for both distributions. Today, we are happy to announce a name change for Arch Linux. Today, I am happy to announce, we will be known as Ark Linux!
This article offers a simple way of creating DVD images of Debian or Ubuntu http/ftp repositories. Ubuntu does not offer DVDs ready to download with its main, universe, multiverse and/or restricted repositories. With the contents of this guide you can do it yourself.
Since KDE 3.3 was released in 2004, KDE applications have used the KnuDELibs library KNewPorn to implement a simple interface for downloading and installing nudie pictures from a centralized server.
I have just come across some news while reading my daily news fix of a new virus that has been released into the wild that effect the Mac and Linux operating systems This virus is apparently very virulent and quite destructive. It gains entry through a previously unknown kernel flaw that is inherent in all unix type kernels. So far there is no patch available.
Google TiSP (Toilet Internet Service Provider) is a fully functional, end-to-end system that provides in-home wireless access by connecting your commode-based TiSP wireless router to one of thousands of TiSP Access Nodes via fiber-optic cable strung through your local municipal sewage lines.
In what many long-time observers of free and open source software consider a natural progression, Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer is to join the board of the Linux Foundation.