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A Return to Linux: Review of Ubuntu

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timgray.blogspot: I have been a linux guy ever cince the pre 1.0 release days. I cut my teeth after the home PC on a real os with a login to a local BBS as an admin on a Unix machine, a Cromemco running Cromix. But about 5 years ago Linux became "unusable" for me at home.

Ubuntu 10.04 Alpha 3 Released Later Today - What's new?

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omgubuntu.co.uk: The third and final Alpha of the Lucid development cycle is due for release this evening - but what can you expect to find inside?

Also:

  • New Graphical Interface for Ubuntu on ARM
  • Ubuntu Music Store may feature automatic cloud and desktop sync

An Update On The Boot & Power Performance In Ubuntu 10.04

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phoronix.com: In December we wrote that Ubuntu 10.04 already shortened the boot time, which has been a great focus amongst Canonical and Ubuntu developers as they strive for a ten second boot. A lot has changed since that article.

The Ubuntu Tomcat Disaster

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totalimpactltd.com: I’ve gained quite a bit of respect for Ubuntu Server over the past year or so. Recently though, I’ve encountered an oddity that is simply too much to bear.

Missing Menu Icons?

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  • Missing Menu Icons: What are GNOME playing at?
  • Ubuntu goin' gray, like the Mac OS way?
  • Gnome Icons: What the Devels are up to
  • what did icons ever do to you anyway?

Ubuntu To Make Big Announcement Tomorrow?

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omgubuntu.co.uk: Word has reached my ears that tomorrow, 25th February, at around 18:00 UTC, a big announcement concerning the branding of Ubuntu will be made.

A preview of Ubuntu 10.04

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thepcreport.net: Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx) is only in the Alpha stage of testing at this moment. It doesn’t look extremely different from the current version of Ubuntu but there are a few noticeable differences.

Ubuntu's Lucid Lynx to Facebook and Twitter you

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channelregister.co.uk: PCs running Ubuntu will be getting more social thanks to changes that will set the popular Linux distro's look and feel for the next five years.

UNE on my Desktop, I likes

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theravingrick.blogspot: I've been running UNE on my desktop with a largish monitor since yesterday morning. Because the Desktop Team now also manages the UNE distro, I figured I should get in the habit of using UNE daily.

Top 15 Wallpapers for Ubuntu 10.04 from Artwork Pool

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techdrivein.com: Ubuntu Artwork pool in flickr is busy with contributions from everyone in and around the community. There is simply a lot to choose from. This is a collection of 15 beautiful wallpapers for Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx from Ubuntu Artwork Pool.

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