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Attention: This is not big news

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Ubuntu It has been announced that Ubuntu 11.04 will come pre-installed on three of ASUS’s Netbook PCs. To that, Jack responds with a hip-hip-meh. See why Jack is so down on Linux pre-installed on netbooks.

Ubuntu's Contributions to Linux

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  • Ubuntu's Contributions to Linux
  • Ubuntu Certification Going Forward
  • Using Google Music Manager on Ubuntu made easy

Ubuntu 11.04 - More Reactions from Users

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Ubuntu The debate is not over yet. Ever since we published the Ubuntu 11.04 review, feedbacks from readers have been pouring in. And I have to concede that a good majority of those responses are really critical of Canonical's Unity strategy.

Ubuntu or bust: Going Linux on the Desktop

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Ubuntu For six years I spent my professional career using and supporting Linux on the desktop. Outside of work and subsequent employment with Imagineer Systems & Memset I’ve been using Macs. A few days ago I decided to head back to Linux.

Ubuntu Power User Branding Winner

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  • Ubuntu Power User Branding Winner
  • Ubuntu/Xubuntu/Kubuntu/Lubuntu Power Tests
  • Cool Projects That Need Your Help
  • Looking For Awesome LoCo Team Blog Feeds
  • Canonical Launches Ubuntu-Ready Hardware Certification
  • System76 Serval Pro: Is it the best Ubuntu laptop ever?
  • “For crying out loud Amber, it’s just a stupid newsletter”
  • Family Farm game in Ubuntu
  • The new ‘Celebrate Ubuntu’ YouTube channel
  • Ubuntu Certification: DELL PowerEdge Servers

First Alpha of Ubuntu 11.10 Brings Some Gnome 3 Magic

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Ubuntu Ubuntu 11.04 'Oneiric Ocelot' Alpha 1 has been released today. The major focus for this release has been bringing in full Gnome 3 stack and porting required applications to GTK3/PyGI. Unity and Unity 2D has been updated with bug fix releases.

Asus to ship Ubuntu netbooks

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Ubuntu Asus has started selling its Eee PC netbooks preloaded with Ubuntu 10.10.

Everything You Need to Know About Ubuntu

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  • Everything You Need to Know About Ubuntu 11.04
  • Six Months Of Rocking Ubuntu Events
  • You Can Run Ubuntu On Your HTC Desire HD

Xubuntu 11.04

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Ubuntu Xubuntu is not as popular as its big brother, Ubuntu, but it has its own charms. It’s ideally suited for those who are looking for a slimmer alternative to Ubuntu itself but who also want to stay within the Ubuntu family of distros.

The Sins of Ubuntu

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Ubuntu Ubuntu's great popularity means that it represents Linux to many people. It's the distro vendors pre-install. It's the distro the mainstream media always review. It's the one distro everybody's tried. So what are common Ubuntu criticisms?

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Learning The Linux File System

Before we get started, let’s avoid any confusion. There are two meanings to the term “File System” in the wonderful world of computing: First, there is the system of files and the directory structure that all of your data is stored in. Second, is the format scheme that is used to write data on mass storage devices like hard drives and SSD’s. We are going to be talking about the first kind of file system here because the average user will interact with his or her file system every time they use a computer, the format that data is written in on their storage devices is usually of little concern to them. The many different file systems that can be used on storage is really only interesting to hardware geeks and is best saved for another discussion. Now that that’s cleared up, we can press on. (Read the rest at Freedom Penguin)

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FreeNAS 10 Enters Alpha, Brings Lots of New Technologies, Based on FreeBSD 10.2

FreeNAS' Jordan Hubbard was proud to announce the other day, October 8, the release and immediate availability for download of the first Alpha build of the upcoming FreeNAS open source Network Attached Storage (NAS) solution. Read more