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|Story||Steam and HandBrake repository update||Rianne Schestowitz||06/08/2014 - 5:09pm|
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|Story||India opens up to operating system Ubuntu||Roy Schestowitz||06/08/2014 - 4:14pm|
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blogs.computerworld.com: I like choice. I like being able to pick just the right operating system for the right job. But, when I look in the mirror, I don't see an ordinary user. Most people want to use 1 (one) operating system and that's more than enough for them.
bmighty.com/blog: Ubuntu Linux isn't just an operating system -- it's an ecosystem. Here is a quick guide to help you wind your way through this desktop jungle.
opensuse.org: There are various ways to build a live cd and since 11.2 Milestone 1 there is a new one: clicfs. I’ll try to explain:
itwire.com: The netbook ought to have been the domain of Linux. It certainly started that way. Then Windows XP came back into vogue and the vendors backed away. Both ASUS and Dell confirmed today that Linux features little in their future plans.
celettu.wordpress: I’ve been trying to use Linux since 94. It replaced XP as my desktop OS in 2004, and I’ve been using it exclusively since then. So it’s rather puzzling to me I’ve never installed Debian.
zdnet.co.uk/blog: I have been recently been looking into desktop managers other than Gnome and KDE. Fortunately, with Ubuntu (and probably others) it is relatively easy to download and install several such desktop managers, and then choose between them on login.
blogs.zdnet.com: Hewlett-Packard today announced its new ProBook series of 14-, 15.6- and 17.3-in. laptops intended to merge business functionality, stylish design cues and a (hopefully) low price tag.
arstechnica.com: The latest version of Ubuntu includes some nifty embellishments to the GNU Screen program. These improvements make some of Screen's more sophisticated features accessible to users and simplify.
tectonic.co.za: With Ubuntu Jaunty Jackalope (9.04) now safely out the door the Ubuntu team has kicked off Karmic Koala development, the next major release scheduled for October this year.
debaira.blogspot: Apple has convinced millions that they can make the switch from Windows to OS X, but those curious about Linux have to see for themselves if they can work or play on a free desktop. The short answer is that, for most halfway tech-savvy people who aren't hardcore gamers, yes, you can.
happyassassin.net: Those of you - you poor, poor people - who read the Fedora development mailing list - were treated this week to a flamefest regarding the change to the official GNOME audio volume control applications which will appear in Fedora 11.
blogs.zdnet.com: The Open Invention Network is making good on its pledge to try to overturn the Linux-related patents that were contained in Microsoft’s recently settled litigation against TomTomNV.
manilastandardtoday.com: IT seemed like a perfectly geeky thing to do, so I braved rain and the Saturday night traffic to get to the Ubuntu Release Party at the Ortigas Center.
- Desktop Linux: Why it may have lost its chance
- What’s New in openSUSE 11.2
- Novell SLED 11 feels a lot like Window 7, MacOS
- Ubuntu Launch Week, CD Request Site Signs Off…
- KVM vs. VMware: A Case Study
- System76 Launches Ubuntu 9.04 Netbook
- West Africa to invest in FOSS Study
- When Would You Use OOXML and When ODF? -- What is OOXML For?
- The Oracle open source credibility gap
- Mandriva and Microsoft
- Impressed with the PostgreSQL Installer
- Amarok Playlist Usability Testing Summary
- Military enlists open source community
- The Netbook Flu and the Linux Pill
- Desktop Linux: Where Art Thou?
- Open-source software moves into public sector
- Roll Your Own Linux with New Solutions
- RMS issues ukase against Software as a Service - and I agree it’s an iffy idea
- How to rip DVD movies in Linux with Handbrake
- How to make a podcast
- Linux Firewall Part 4: Installation
- Making OpenSolaris and Ubuntu Coexist: Grub Config
- How to install fonts on Ubuntu 9.04
- LVM made easy
- Remove The Shutdown/Restart Countdown
- Creating an invoicing system with OpenOffice.org
tuxradar.com: For the last few years we've been intrigued by the progress of ReactOS, a free software Windows implementation that could one day give Microsoft the chills. Well, ReactOS 0.3.9 is now here, with major performance improvements.
tuxgeek.me: There’s seems to be a lot of confusion regarding viruses, the security of Unix based OSs, even in more tech savvy groups. So, what’s the deal with viruses and Linux?
earthweb.com: Ever since last summer, when Mark Shuttleworth called on Ubuntu to surpass Mac OS X in desktop design within two years, Ubuntu mailing lists and blogs have become one of the main places to go for detailed discussions about GNU/Linux usability.
blogs.techrepublic.com: One thing I really enjoy about OS X are a number of clipboard managers that allow you to retain a clipboard history of multiple items with easy access and navigation. Productivity tools like this also exist for some Linux desktop managers.