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  • Ubuntu movie sighting
  • Open Source Part 2—Human Rights
  • Linux + Multitouch display = open source 10 fingered goodness
  • King of Belgium goes Drupal
  • Using Bluetooth on Linux
  • Zealots and Narcissism
  • The most successful open source project ever
  • Reduce The File Size of a PNG File With Absolutely No Quality Loss
  • Pentoo 2009.0 final – out and ready for action
  • Hands On with Linux Mint 8 (Helena)
  • Debian/Ubuntu GNU/Linux device driver check
  • The Computer Action Show! Season 1 Episode 10

some howtos & stuff:

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HowTos
  • Enable Ubuntu Control Center-Windows Control Panel-like interface
  • Linux Mobile Powers the Vodafone 360 M1
  • Dock the Appications
  • Use the "windows" button on your keyboard to open the ubuntu Menu
  • Asus eeetop 2002 and Ubuntu
  • New AVR simulator for Linux
  • Syncing your iPhone (or iTouch) with Linux
  • 12 Days of Xmas: Day Four
  • Doing research with open source tools
  • Drupal tattoo
  • Load PHP5 module to Apache on Mandriva
  • A Few Internet Radio Tips (Karmic)
  • The Only Good Things During the 2000s Happened In Technology
  • Going Linux - Dec 20: #088 - Fresh Ubuntu #1

today's howtos & leftovers:

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HowTos
  • Day of Conky
  • Playing MIDI on Linux
  • get list of non-free software Installed on your system
  • How to resize a LVM volume
  • Udev: Introduction to Device Management In Modern Linux System
  • A Video To Show Off X.Org's Multi-Touch Support
  • Run Live Linux CD In Windows
  • Managing Microsoft compiled html help files in Linux
  • make terminal ask for password every time you sudo
  • Hungary votes for open standards
  • The Fall 2009 Free Software Foundation Bulletin
  • 400 OLPC XO laptops to Sri Lankan primary school children
  • How to mount external media in Linux via Console
  • Darkstat - Web Based Network Traffic & Bandwidth Monitoring Tool on Linux
  • Docky 'Shortcut Bar' now Stands Alone
  • Burn XBOX 360 Games In Ubuntu 9.10
  • The year that was
  • Bash Scripting Cookies

some odds & ends:

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  • A F/OSS related podcast advertises a M$ product
  • FLOSS Weekly 100: Chris DiBona and Google
  • Be Free – Use Linux on your PC
  • KDE 4 Dolphin Terminal Integration Introduction
  • Corporate Funding FSF vs GNOME
  • Oh time suspend your flying
  • Google convicted in copyright case
  • JooJoo Company Responds to TechCrunch Lawsuit
  • Open Source Solutions Should Cost More
  • Can free software transition to the web services world?
  • Even Firefox Has Its Bugs
  • Fujifilm using Drupal
  • Using KDE Software to Empower Cultural Diversity - an Interview With Vox Humanitatis
  • I just want some freedom
  • Experimental Mandriva Moblin LiveCD
  • Reflections on Australia Classroom use of XO Laptop
  • Linux operating system future is in cloud computing and devices
  • Understanding Licenses, bit by bit (3)
  • FreeBSD end-of-year fund raising drive (update)
  • CAOS Theory Podcast 2009.12.18
  • Compiz 0.9.0 - Not Quite
  • Red Hat pulls plug on Itanium with RHEL 6
  • Fedora 10 End of Life
  • Morgan Stanley Analysts See Room For Positive 2011 Revisions For Red Hat
  • Astronomers Discover Earth-Like Exoplanet

today's leftovers:

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  • Improvements Coming To The Ubuntu Desktop Notification Area
  • 12 Days of Xmas: Day Three
  • WillWillIbex – One of The Best Forgotten Themes For Ubuntu?
  • Hugin Stitches Multiple Photos Into A Single Panorama
  • Ubuntu 9.10 is great
  • openDesktop.org to allow links to openSUSE Build Service
  • Monty Python using Drupal
  • Nautilus Begins To Change For GNOME 3.0
  • GnoMenu 2.2 released! Install the new version in Ubuntu via repository
  • Linux penetrates high schools, healthcare
  • MOTSU awards deal for Linux migration
  • aseigo: the pulse
  • Oracle's MySQL acquisition shifts open source database market
  • AMD Catalyst 9.12 For Linux Released
  • Is an Open Source Online Video Platform Right for You?
  • Going Linux - Dec 17: #087 - Computer America #21

today's leftovers:

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  • One downside to a CLI setup
  • Having a tidy systray
  • Irukandji – Score Attack Shooter Released
  • Dries: On Microsoft's anti-Drupal ad
  • Drupal 6.15 and 5.21 released
  • BSDTalk interview with Josh Paetzel (iXsystems)
  • The beauty of XBMC
  • Linux Outlaws 127 - Reverse Mono Trojan Horse
  • Free and Proprietary Software, Pragmatism, FSF, Stallman, and de Icaza
  • Eight IT Predictions for 2010
  • Why Slackers are labeled as geeks and ubuntuers as n00bs?
  • GNOME, GNU, and a long memory

today's leftovers:

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  • KOffice - We Have a Plan
  • MySQL 5.5 Milestone 2 improves replication and stored procedures
  • Cloud-oriented netbook distro arrives in beta
  • When your hobby becomes a job: reflections on the em28xx driver situation
  • The Linux Graphics Documentation That's Needed
  • The Relevancy of ODF 1.0
  • Greg K-H: How I apply patches to the stable tree
  • Oracle, MySQL and the EU: The Endgame Q&A
  • Microsoft spanks Drupal: It's all about competition
  • Find Bar - Second version of a search toolbar for OpenOffice.org
  • Is open source a train anyone can stop?
  • Improving boot time on Gentoo
  • China to nurture open source software development
  • Customizing htop
  • Quick Overview of Bsd Systems With Main Focus on Openbsd

today's leftovers:

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  • Docky Themes [Yes, Themes for Docky!]
  • 12 Days Of Xmas: Best Apps Of 2009 – Day One
  • Upcoming KDE SC 4.4 Gains Positive Reviews
  • Top 10 Google chrome Extensions
  • Kernel Log: Linux 2.6.33 to include Nvidia graphics driver nouveau
  • Don’t lose sight of your dreams, Szulik tells Appalachian graduates
  • Open source means cost savings
  • Open source: All about vendors?
  • New Ryan Gordon Game Port Goes Into Beta
  • Last Minute Geek Gifts
  • SUSE Studio named an eWEEK 2009 Enterprise IT Product of the Year
  • Red Hat Guides, Guns for Java EE Developers
  • From the White House to (no kidding) Microsoft, open source shined in '09
  • Plasma and KWin
  • Kennards' Linux switch-back over a year ago
  • Phatch – Batch process thousands of images at once

today's howtos & leftovers:

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HowTos
  • Upgrade Ubuntu 9.10 to Ubuntu 10.04 Alpha 1
  • Google facing privacy backlash
  • Easily Install Android On A Netbook
  • Custom Compiz Effects configuration in Ubuntu
  • Mounting Remote Directories with SSHFS
  • Install cairo-dock on fedora12
  • Managing virtual machines in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.4
  • Howto: Install a console-only Slitaz system
  • Top Geeks To Converge On Wellington
  • Arduino development on OpenSolaris
  • A bad workman blames his (open source) tools
  • Ripping DVD’s using K3b
  • Luckybackup - A powerful, fast and reliable backup & sync tool
  • Web pages and DNS requests
  • Sync your Android phone with Kubuntu 9.10 – part 3
  • A spectacular view of the entire Milky Way... using open source!

today's leftovers:

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  • NVIDIA 190.53 Pre-Release Linux Driver
  • The Moblin Netbook OS – Giving Chrome OS A Run For Its Money
  • On Ailurus and w3m
  • Linux applications: Part 1 - Productivity
  • Yet Another Reason To Learn Linux – It’s Free
  • The Nouveau Pony Is Pulled, Ctx_Voodoo Ignored
  • Wow! Krita Donations
  • Red Hat will host forum on open source cloud computing
  • Open source hardware 2009 - The definitive guide
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