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The Perfect Desktop - Ubuntu Studio 12.04

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This tutorial shows how you can set up an Ubuntu Studio 12.04 desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e. that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on their Windows desktops. The advantages are clear: you get a secure system without DRM restrictions that works even on old hardware, and the best thing is: all software comes free of charge. Please note that Ubuntu Studio 12.04 uses Xfce as the default desktop environment.

Xubuntu 12.04 review - A most pleasant surprise

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dedoimedo.com: Xubuntu is a community-developed Xfce-flavored version of Ubuntu. It is supposed to be elegant, lightweight and easy to use. Like its fellows Ubuntu and Kubuntu, version 12.04 is a Long-Term Support (LTS) release, so it'd better be good, otherwise, the reputation stain will haunt it for five long years.

Ubuntu Zombies

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unixmen.com: I have the feeling that something isn’t going quite right to our favorite OS. Ubuntu’s growth trend share is superior to the overall Linux growth trend share. The question is why.

One in a million

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launchpad.net: Today at some time around 3am UTC, the one millionth (1,000,000th) bug was filed in Launchpad. This is a huge milestone for everyone that uses and contributes to Launchpad and serves as a great witness to all the achievements, trials and challenges we’ve faced.

Should Canonical Can Ubuntu?

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techzim.co.zw: To succeed on the desktop, Linux needs to penetrate the office. Unfortunately, there is no such thing as a single Linux to go up against Windows 7. Instead there is a highly fragmented field of hundreds.

Ubuntu 12.04 on a high-end laptop

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dedoimedo.com: After rather successfully reviewing Precise Pangolin on my T61 with SSD, I decided to expand the testing to other machines I have. Most importantly, I wanted to see how well this latest LTS edition of Ubuntu behaves on my higher-end laptops.

The Perfect Desktop - Xubuntu 12.04

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Ubuntu
HowTos

This tutorial shows how you can set up a Xubuntu 12.04 desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e. that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on their Windows desktops. The advantages are clear: you get a secure system without DRM restrictions that works even on old hardware, and the best thing is: all software comes free of charge.

Ubuntu 12.04: To Upgrade or Not to Upgrade

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junauza.com: Ubuntu’s latest release called Precise Pangolin has managed to please its many admirers and silence the naysayers. Unity, the most contentious part of Ubuntu so far has turned out to be a dark horse in Canonical’s race for desktop domination.

10 Free Must Have Apps For Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

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Ubuntu

pcsplace.com: Its interesting features include, ClickPad, Unity desktop, RhythmBox, Libre Office and many more. Here are some of the free must have apps for Ubuntu 12.04 LTS.

Ubuntu Shootout - 10.04 LTS vs. 12.04 LTS

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all-things-linux.blogspot: Ubuntu has spawned some great distributions over the years, as varied and diverse as Vinux, Backtrack, Ubuntu Studio, the Ultimate Edition and Linux Mint, some only with a specialist group and purpose in mind, others aimed at a more general audience. Ubuntu has become a bedrock.

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