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  • Valve Reveals More Steam Linux Distribution Details
  • More Raspberry Pi manufacturing moves back to the UK
  • flirtations with FreeBSD 9.1
  • GNOME 3.8 is Nearly Ready
  • Debian Backports Integrated Into The Main Archive
  • Linux 101: Easy VNC server setup
  • Design Your Own Rocket
  • Red Hat CIO to speak at Open Source Think Tank
  • cjots: Books, pages, notes and probably more
  • One year on OSI’s board (aka one year in OSI’s licensing)
  • Tiny Tiny RSS – The Google Reader Replacement
  • Six Weeks to Wheezy?
  • Hidden Linux: locate and updatedb
  • The spread of open source at SXSW
  • Chrome OS and the Cloak of Unhackability
  • The Math of FOSS Freeloaders
  • Kazam Screencaster screencasting program
  • Fedora 19 Kernel Testing
  • New Lightworks Video Shows Off Progress on Linux Client
  • Some useful webcam applications in XFCE
  • Linux Outlaws 302 – Black Market Enterprise Linux

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  • The Linux Setup - Dolores Portalatin
  • Me and a RaspberryPi: Cross-linking
  • Plasma Workspaces 2 Coming To Wayland, KDM Not Invited
  • Rolling Release – w/ Upstream Stable Cadenblah blah blah
  • Skolelinux 6 got a video review from Pcwizz
  • Live from PyCon 2013
  • Install Steam on Ubuntu and Linux Mint
  • Kerbal Space Program released for Linux
  • Ideas from the -vote@ DPL election discussions
  • Meet the GIMP: Episode 188: The Book
  • Imprisioned Contributor, 1 Year Later
  • fIcy: Streaming at the console
  • Richard Stallman turns 60, continues the fight
  • Unity Tweak for Ubuntu 13.04
  • NoZone 1.0 – a Bind DNS zone generator
  • SSH – Can It Be More Secure?
  • Configure Community Repositories in YaST, openSUSE 12.3
  • Fedora 18, Xorg, GLX and the Nvidia installer
  • How to fix Krita on Ubuntu
  • Don’t blame security breaches on open source technology – the problem is lack of oversight
  • Kickstarter overachiever Legend of Dungeon out now for PC, Mac, Linux

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  • The 39 Steps a man-on-the-run thriller
  • Submit your wallpapers for Fedora 19
  • Connecting PCLinuxOS and Mageia to a WPA2 Enterprise Network
  • How to Annotate PDF Documents in Ubuntu Linux
  • GNOME 3.10 Might Be Ported to Wayland
  • fd: Old, yet new, yet old, yet …
  • slmenu and some seriously wicked console wizardry
  • The New Anaconda Installer in Fedora 18

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  • Use the dracut shell to troubleshoot filesystems
  • Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter Issue 307
  • Download manager for file and video sharing sites on GNOME 3.4.2, openSUSE 12.2
  • Moving from Unique to GtkApplication
  • Main reason to use open source software: customizability
  • The Pipe-Pipe-Equals
  • 10 Million the game Review
  • Half-Life 2: Deathmatch Now On Linux
  • Torque 3D Port To Linux Materializes
  • LibreOffice for Android “frustratingly close”
  • NEdit: With Great Power Comes Not-So-Hot Usability
  • How to improve the Fedora experience
  • Google Reader axed. Is FeedBurner next?
  • Looks like Lightworks for Linux Beta is Almost here
  • Cheap Linux webcam
  • Video codecs: The ugly business behind pretty pictures
  • Change network adapter name in Linux Mint
  • Slax 7.0.6 Has KDE 4.10.1
  • The Castle Doctrine
  • Another week of rawhide with fun on either end (2013-03-12)
  • Taking on a new job at Red Hat
  • What Are We Breaking Now?
  • News and answers (Plasma, Lancelot, etc.)
  • logging into Plasma Workspaces 2
  • $159 GCW-Zero is a Linux-based retro handheld console
  • Skullgirls pencils in Linux port
  • Luminosity of Free Software, episode 7
  • The Linux Link Tech Show Episode 496
  • TuxRadar: Podcast Season 5 Episode 4 (Title: Muphry's Law)

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  • openSUSE 12.3: Getting better and better
  • Red Hat shares fall after Citi downgrade
  • What's Wrong with Fedora's Boot?
  • Fragments of win
  • Raspberry Pi-powered open-source bartending robot
  • Use the dracut shell to troubleshoot filesystems
  • An update on KWin on 5
  • Make Your Computer Talk with Festival

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  • Friday Funnies: Good Old Days
  • Systemd 198 supports improved multi-boot operation
  • Occasionally helpful stuff
  • 'Painkiller Hell & Damnation' Coming to Linux in April
  • Linux triumphant: Chrome OS resists cracking attempts
  • X.org releases X Server 1.14
  • Install E17 on openSUSE 12.3
  • Migrating to Pelican from Drupal
  • choosing an alternative desktop on Mint
  • UNIX and Linux – an introduction
  • The Luminosity of Free Software, Episode 6
  • Keeping your finger on the pulse of the Fedora community
  • 50 Best Free and High Quality Games available on Fedora
  • How abstract can an icon be? About Copy & Paste in LibreOffice
  • Script to download National Geography photo of the day
  • unity dialog stuff
  • The Linux Link Tech Show Episode 495
  • FLOSS Weekly 244
  • Blender 2.66a Released

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  • Star Trek-like Functional Tricorder Built with Raspberry Pi – Video
  • Curvy, Chrome-Style Tabs Coming Soon to Firefox
  • Triple-boot Windows 7, Ubuntu 12.10 and Fedora 18 on one HDD
  • Firefox OS vs. Ubuntu Phone OS: Which One Will Succeed?
  • Counter-Strike: Condition Zero now available for Linux
  • Where does the Navigator lead you?
  • Good Riddance To Miguel de Icaza
  • GIMP Magazine Issue #3
  • rawhide, the very boring 2013-03-05 edition…
  • openSUSE Desktop Introduction: KDE Plasma Desktop Basics
  • Plasmate 1.0
  • Internet Explorer 10, Chrome, and Firefox hacked at Pwn2Own
  • World of Linux. Season 1, Episode 2.
  • Linux Format: Bargain of the week
  • Intro to Embedded Linux Part 1: Defining Android vs. Embedded Linux
  • The Church of Gentoo
  • Command Line Music With CMUS
  • finch: Pidgin’s little brother

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  • Torvalds Blasts PC Industry, Praises Chromebook
  • New competition for Raleigh’s Red Hat
  • Gamer Rewrites Valve’s Steam Installer For Debian
  • Refreshing storage in Anaconda
  • Xfdesktop 4.10.1
  • Apache OpenOffice reaches 40 million download milestone
  • Make Noughts and Crosses for Raspberry Pi -Tutorial
  • A very tiny GIS
  • Canonical Attending Game Developer Conference (GDC)
  • Can a direction in time be displayed by spatial signs?
  • Feature set of Linux 3.9 has been established
  • FreeBSD to get UEFI support
  • Midnight Commander: A File Manager For The Terminal
  • Going Linux Mar 05: #201 Listener Feedback
  • Backup with Clonezilla | LAS | s25e10

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  • What's New in KDE 4.10, the Most Advanced Linux Desktop
  • GNOME Shell 3.8 Features: Ctrl will Never Escape Overview
  • Firefox plugins management guide
  • Paradigm Shifting Without A Clutch
  • Video on Linux
  • Top Features For The Linux 3.9 Kernel
  • Arguments Against Rolling Release Ubuntu
  • Rekonq 2.2
  • One instance of make now for LibreOffice
  • How CRON Can Automate Your Tasks And Make Your Life Easier
  • Mutually Exclusive PulseAudio streams
  • Introducing Samba 4 Now, Even More Awesomeness
  • Borqs Joins Linux Foundation to Promote Android
  • Anomaly 2 invades PC, Mac and Linux this spring
  • How to shoot yourself in the foot: Software activism
  • Wargame: European Escalation now available for Linux
  • Gnome Boxes Virtual Machine Manager Introduction
  • Keynote Lineup Confirmed for Linux Foundation Collaboration Summit
  • Open Cubic Player: So much awesome all at once
  • OruxMaps Lets You Go as Far as Your Mapmaking Skill Takes You
  • Qt/GTK Speed On Unity/KDE/Xfce/LXDE/GNOME/Razor
  • How to: Rename multiple files with "rename"
  • Is Accessibility Menu gone from GNOME 3.8?
  • Embedded industrial Linux drives Mars Rover

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  • openSUSE 12.3 in the Final Stretches
  • Every Install Should Be Minimal
  • Discover Debian's hassle-free trademarks, use them to promote Debian
  • This last week in rawhide, 2013-02-26 edition…
  • Red Hat: Barclays Launches Coverage At Overweight
  • Certified 'Powered by Firefox OS' devices require Firefox Marketplace
  • Linux Admin Tips, Tricks and Tools of the Trade
  • Ubuntu Touch beats Firefox OS to win best of MWC
  • Little Things Make It All Happen
  • Linux 3.8 is NOT a longterm kernel
  • Why you should not use .htaccess (AllowOverride All) in production
  • OLPC XO-4 surfaces at the FCC, right on cue

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  • Chinese Linux Distro Seeks Place in Ubuntu Family
  • Magical Realism: Kentucky Route Zero Act I
  • The Binding of Isaac to Arrive on Steam for Linux
  • Distance – First Greenlit Racing Game – Will Be Launched on Linux
  • The Humble Bundle Mojam #2
  • Novell Files Its Reply Brief v. Microsoft in WordPerfect Appeal
  • Kerkythea Echo Boost - Soon, soon everywhere
  • 'Ubuntu Touch Port-a-Thon': 25 devices and counting
  • Upgrading Fedora from F16 to F17 with seperate /usr logical volume
  • Ever heard about “ArtiKulate”?
  • The Luminosity of Free Software, episode 5
  • Meet the GIMP Episode 187
  • Linux Outlaws 300 – Linux Outlaws Live
  • Red Hat’s Whitehurst lends this advice to business leaders
  • BIND10 1.0.0 available
  • A bright future for Linux in Australia
  • Sabayon 11 Mate Review: Very efficient

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  • Novell File Reporter 2.0 Released Today
  • Inside Ubuntu Touch | LAS | s25e09
  • Interview Of Naruhiko Ogasawara, LibreOffice Localizer
  • How Ubuntu Turned Search in the Dash into a PR Crisis
  • At the Gates coming to iOS, Mac and Linux.
  • LibreOffice 4 review - Getting better but ...
  • How to prevent a USB mouse auto-suspending
  • Schedule a Daily MySQL Backup on Your Server
  • Linux Sticky Bit Concept Explained with Examples
  • Counter Strike: Condition Zero Now Ported To Linux
  • EXT4 File-System Updated For Linux 3.9
  • Sabayon 11 KDE Review: Great aesthetics and stable performance

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  • 75 Open Source Replacements for Popular Education Apps
  • The Linux Setup - Dan Gillmor, Journalist
  • You can’t have it until we tell you
  • Kademar 5 preview
  • Cool KDE Users
  • Linux Mint Debian 201303 RC released
  • A nasty local kernel vulnerability
  • Linux rootkits abuse SSH service
  • Mageia on Dell XPS
  • Good Book about Blender coming up - 40% off
  • The GUI You Never Knew You Had: The X-Window System
  • Design your own rocket and test flight with OpenRocket
  • Winners announced for Liberated Pixel Cup
  • RMS
  • NILFS2: A Slow But Dependable Linux File-System
  • What you can do to financially help your favorite distro
  • Sabayon 11 XFCE Review: Extremely refined!

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  • Sony Pirates KDE Artwork
  • Firefox 20 Beta shows off new panel-based Download Manager
  • Red Hat nips, tucks RHEL 6.4 ahead of RHEL 7 later this year
  • OpenMandriva "Secretly" Moving Forward
  • Mandriva unveils the Mandriva Business Server
  • Linux Sound To Be Improved In 3.9 Kernel
  • How To Migrate Linux Between Machines
  • Depression Quest Review
  • Test the reliability and Speed of your DNS in Ubuntu
  • Blender 2.66 Released
  • So, your cronjob did not run
  • GNOME Shell 3.7.9 (3.8 beta) Changelogs
  • What is a pencil used for?

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  • Canonical Ubuntu Linux is STILL not profitable
  • Steam now on Linux –with 60 games
  • Porteus 2.0 Arrives, Replaces Trinity
  • Tablet adventures pt. 2
  • Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter Issue 304
  • Open Ballot: Are you excited by the Ubuntu tablet?
  • Another week of rawhide and a note about backups…
  • Ten years
  • Three journaling tools for the Linux desktop
  • why you should never mount guest disk images on the host OS
  • SuperTuxKart Development News
  • Control Your Linux PC With Voice Commands: Siri For Linux?
  • aseigo: control and openness
  • The Luminosity of Free Software, episode 4
  • The new GNOME Shell Interface Arrived!
  • Easily Diagnose Your Network With MTR
  • How to Change the Fonts in GNOME 3
  • Korora 18 (Flo) beta released
  • XFS On Linux 3.9 Takes Care Of Open Issues

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  • Sabayon 11 GNOME, KDE, MATE, and Xfce preview
  • ZaReason Speaks On UEFI
  • Four ways to share files in Linux
  • What Is Btrfs Filesystem (and Why Is It Better?)
  • LibreOffice Writer now supports gradients in text frame backgrounds
  • KDE Plasma Active Running on Nexus 7 (video)
  • Gnuplot—the Grandfather of Graphing Utilities
  • A new show in town
  • Asian Movies, Subtitles, and Linux
  • How To Write Linux Shell Scripts (Part 3)
  • Open-source your product to unlock its full potential
  • How the co-creator of MySQL came to love databases
  • Red Hat pumping up its data play

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  • Meet the GIMP - Episode 186: A new Face
  • Winning The Desktop Wars
  • LibreOffice 4.0: First Take
  • GNOME Classic Fights to Win Users Back
  • Berners-Lee visit: Linux Australia pays up
  • GIMP 2.8.4 has been released
  • Why Open Source Software Is Gaining Traction on Wall Street
  • New LibreOffice turns up the heat on Microsoft
  • Mageia’s upgrade script vs FedUp
  • Anodyne Review
  • Dreamfall Chapters stretch goals to Linux
  • Novell BrainShare, SUSE Linux: Why So Quiet?

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  • SolusOS 1.2 Review
  • Red Hat CEO: Jobs are coming
  • The Samsung laptop issue is not fixed
  • Highlights of LibreOffice 4.0
  • Steam for Linux will have More Launch Titles Than Mac
  • Raspberry Pi to get camera module soon
  • Reload Ubuntu Linux Laptop Webcam; Fix Without Restart
  • Egypt Government to switch to open source
  • Journalist creates open source solution to extract data from PDFs
  • Savage 2: A Tortured Soul to Arrive on Steam Soon
  • Fedora 18 (Spherical Cow) review
  • Windows 3.1: Geeks' New Choice for Graphics?
  • task-spooler – Personal job scheduler
  • The Linux expect Utility
  • When open-source eats itself, we win

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  • How To Write Linux Shell Scripts (Part 1)
  • What about the elderly and Linux?
  • Alternatives to Knotes
  • Ten Years of Support Promises Red Hat
  • Using Tor on openSUSE 12.2 GNOME 3.4.2
  • Awesome Window Manager Default Themes
  • Keeping SSDs fresh
  • Upgrading and Installing Fedora 18 in VMware Fusion
  • Google Docs Alternative | LAS | s25e06
  • Passionate Facebook Linux Community Edges Towards 100,000th Fan
  • Linux Outlaws 296 – Salty Sea Dogs
  • Expected release list
  • Going Linux Feb 05: #198 Listener Feedback
  • Using The Power Of GNU/Linux is Childsplay
  • Linux Crazy Podcast 96 OpenRC | SystemD | Pulseaudio
  • Native Microsoft Office Suite on Linux by 2014, Maybe
  • How to get a Linux Job in 30 days or less!!!
  • Fuzzy fonts in Firefox 18? No more!
  • TuxRadar Open Ballot: Moment of the Millenium
  • Opera 12.14 fixing bad crasher
  • How to automatically chroot jail selected ssh user logins
  • GetDeb, PlayDeb Return, Ubuntu Gamers Rejoice

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  • Why I’m Leaving Ubuntu for Debian
  • Don't Write an Obituary for the PC
  • Firefox to restrict all plug-ins except latest Flash with Click to Play
  • Linux Foundation Gits Growth
  • 7 Places to Find Creative Commons Images Online
  • Dealing with insecure runpaths
  • Producing XFCE Live iso for Mandriva
  • Smart Scopes
  • Run The Vice Commodore 64 Emulator Using Wine On Ubuntu 12.10
  • Scientific Visualization with NCL
  • Charge your iPad/iPhone/iPod in Ubuntu
  • Ubuntu 13.04 Desktop Gaming Performance Comparison
  • Pardus ANKA community is making good progress
  • hanging out
  • FLOSS Weekly 240
  • The Linux Link Tech Show Episode 490
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