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Various news items of interest

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  • First Look at GNOME 3.10 on Arch Linux
  • First Wayland Benchmarks From Fedora 20 Show Great Promise
  • Help promote openSUSE 13.1!
  • Baked in Britain, the millionth Raspberry Pi
  • The Re-Opened X.Org Server 1.15 Pushes Ahead
  • Upcoming Test Days, and Fedora 20 status
  • Valve Talks More About Nvidia GPUs Inside Steam Machines
  • Disable "Trusted Computing" Chip in Linux
  • Troubleshooting common Steam problems
  • Use your linux netbook as a charging station
  • Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter Issue 337
  • Burning Circle Episode 134
  • Ubuntu, Knee-Deep in the Big Muddy
  • Shell Scripting vs Programming

some odds & ends:

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  • Intel Core i7 4960X "Ivy Bridge-E" Is A Beauty On Linux
  • A Variety of NVIDIA GPUs Power Valve’s First Prototype Steam Machines
  • Karma Machine: An Example of Ubuntu App Convergence
  • How Things Work: Open-source software
  • VIDEO: "Shovel Knight" Trailer Wears Its Influences on Its Sleeve
  • Arduino boards to run full Linux thanks to TI’s new ARM-based chip
  • Mozilla's HTML5-Powered Flash Player Is Slowly Making Its Way Into Firefox
  • I Didn’t Know They Use Open Source! – Part 3
  • Deathfire: Ruins of Nethermore Gets Gloomy First Screenshots
  • Who is the Ubuntu Community Council?
  • Scholarship Winner Sarah Kiden Will Use Linux Training to Help Others

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  • PixelJunk Shooter is coming to PC, Mac and Linux next month
  • Mageia update advisories web site
  • Jobs Demand Rising for Linux and Open Source Skills
  • Rename - For Batch Renaming Of Files
  • Linux 3.12 Kernel To Bring Faster File-Systems
  • Open-Source Systems You May Have Taken for Granted: 10 Examples
  • Put a Talking Cow in Your Linux Message of the Day
  • Plasma Active Handbook released
  • Who takes free software to new heights?
  • NVIDIA Releases Major Linux Driver With New Features, EGL
  • Why and how to set up your own wiki with Dokuwiki
  • Down with Unicode! Why 16 bits per character is a right pain in the ASCII
  • How Port Knocking Can Add Extra Layer of Server Security
  • About 20% Of New Titles On Steam Support Linux
  • Firefox bug: "Pledge never to implement HTML5 DRM"
  • curl: Your tool for accessing the great beyond
  • Raphaël Hertzog: My Free Software Activities in September 2013
  • Global Git Ignore
  • Fistful Of Frags Will Come To Linux If Greenlit
  • Canonical Says It's Not Ignoring Ubuntu Desktop Because of Ubuntu Touch

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  • Raspberry Pi Wireless Inventors Kit Review
  • Richard Stallman on the Painful Birth of GNU
  • Struggling With Some Linux Terminologies? Here's Help
  • Working BMO made out of Lego and Raspberry Pi
  • Call me GNU: The GNU/Linux naming debate, revisited
  • Utilite Linux Mini PC Launches With Prices Starting From Just $99
  • LibreOffice 4.1.2 Released
  • Q&A: To Use Or Not To Use Open Source Software?
  • Mastering rsync and Bash to Backup Your Linux Desktop or Server
  • PixelJunk Shooter is coming to PC, Mac and Linux next month

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  • NVIDIA Drops Linux Driver Feature Not Found On Windows
  • A bug please…
  • Copyright in AppData files
  • cron: The chronological daemon
  • Use the Scan to PC function on a Samsung Multifunction
  • How To Delete Your Personal Data From The Internet
  • Writing a Book with Linux
  • csplit: split, but with a little more control
  • 16-Way Graphics Card Comparison On Open-Source Linux
  • We are not who we are
  • Imitation – A Gedit Plugin To Edit A Document Simultaneously At Multiple Places
  • How to diff and merge files or directories on Linux
  • Open Source Is Good And All, But Proprietary Is Still Winning
  • FLOSS Weekly 267
  • Video: The CentOS Project
  • Air Conflicts: Pacific Carriers Released For Linux
  • 4 weeks until KDE SC 4.12 Feature Freeze

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  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.10 Update Arrives
  • Giving an exposure to young professionals
  • Why Free Software Is More Important Now Than Ever Before
  • G+ and RAW photos from the eyes of a FOSS photographer
  • NOOBS 1.3, new Rasbian and NOOBS Lite comes to Raspberry Pi
  • ZoneMinder Review | LAS s28e10
  • October 2013 Issue of Linux Journal: Embedded
  • GNOME 3.10 Updates Linux Desktop
  • Fidgety USB
  • Coverity's Zack Samocha: Software Quality and the Open Source Advantage
  • Happy 30th birthday GNU
  • Open source software - embrace it or be swamped

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  • Videos about the Freedombox project
  • Turning points and cornerstones 2013
  • Teskeing the Possibilities | BSD Now 4
  • Being on the napkin
  • IBM Releases FusedOS Operating System
  • Temper Pi
  • Open Source Software is Only the Beginning
  • install HPLIP rivers on debian 7.0/7.1
  • Mark My Words, Linux Will Win (w/ steamos)
  • Complex setup with Nvidia Optimus / Nouveau Prime on Fedora 19
  • How to access ssh terminal in web browser on Linux
  • /bin/rm: cannot execute [Argument list too long]
  • TuxRadar: Podcast Season 5 Episode 17

today's highlights:

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  • The X.Org Server's GLX Is Being Rewritten
  • Fedora 20 Is Now Ready For Testing, Screenshot Tour
  • GNOME 3.10 Updates, GNU 30th Anniversary
  • Best Journaling Tools for Linux
  • Valve's Linux push: What do game developers think?
  • Home automation device runs Linux on BeagleBone
  • Neverending Nightmares Offers A Personal Approach To Horror
  • Mir Was Briefly Talked About This Week At XDC2013
  • cpat: The solitaire collection for the console
  • Karen Sandler: full interview
  • Switching to Kubuntu
  • Kwheezy 1.2 Review
  • Half-Life: Source Officially Exits Beta
  • Catfish: A Graphical Front-End For ‘Find’ And ‘Locate’
  • Valve, Nvidia, and AMD Drive the Final Nail into the Windows Coffin
  • VLC 2.1.0 Update Released With New Audio Core
  • Check mobo specifics in linux
  • Steam OS, Steam Machines and Valve Software’s “multiple partners”
  • Valve Beta Boosts Linux Gaming Full Steam Ahead
  • Heavy Bullets FPS Dungeon Crawler With Video
  • Improve Boot-up Times in Manjaro Linux with ‘readahead’
  • The Maxthon Web Browser Gets Linux Support

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  • Red Hat’s Sell Rating Reaffirmed at JPMorgan
  • Red Hat PT Raised to $61.00 at Credit Agricole
  • What’s happening with Red Hat?
  • How to install GNOME 3.10 in Ubuntu 13.10
  • Patrick d'Emmabuntüs: Emmabuntüs is more than a Linux distribution
  • LinuxCon Luncheon Connects Women in Technology
  • Apache OpenOffice 4.0.1

some odds & ends:

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Gaming
  • openSUSE Beta Pizza Hackaton Starting Friday!
  • Guns of Icarus Online Announces Price Drop and Updates
  • Underestimated or underused: Portage (e)logging
  • Communication around Frameworks 5
  • Citrix's Mark Hinkle: Users Will Drive Innovation in Linux, Tech
  • What is Linux Live CD and Why You Should Use One
  • Ken Levine: SteamOS is “a brave and powerful idea”
  • The Dukepad is the Raspberry Pi based Linux tablet you build yourself
  • Goodbye Steam Boxes, hello Steam Machines
  • Linux scholar skips California opportunity

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  • ZevenOS's Neptune Distro: Linux the Way You Want It
  • Fedora's 10 Years, Joerg has the Pictures
  • The pros and cons of SteamOS
  • ‘Jazzpunk’ now available for pre-order, coming to PC/Mac/Linux January 2014
  • Introduction To Gentoo Linux
  • Who owns an open source brand—the company or the community?
  • Red Hat: Stock Sells Off As The Company Is No Longer Red Hot
  • LMDE Update Pack 7
  • Nvidia pledge to help Linux’s open source driver community
  • Mozilla: plugins are now a legacy technology
  • The Raven – Legacy Of A Master Thief Releases Third Chapter 'A Murder of Ravens'
  • Here’s how SteamOS destroys Microsoft

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  • Medibuntu Project Is Now Dead
  • Burning Circle Episode 132
  • The Dangers VC-Backed “Open Source”
  • Observations from this year's NSA Open Source Industry Day
  • Recovering deleted files with Scalpel
  • From Windows to Ubuntu Linux - A success story
  • OpenZFS – Communities co-operating on ZFS code and features
  • A Tale Of Two British Schools And GNU/Linux
  • Chakra Linux 2013.09 Is Based on KDE 4.11.1
  • Queueing in the Linux Network Stack
  • Sauerbraten Collect Edition review - Good, mental fun
  • Gufw is back - The Ubuntu firewall frontend!
  • cmatrix: None the worse for wear
  • Per-domain DNS on Linux using a local caching server
  • 11-Way AMD Radeon GPU Comparison On Linux 3.12, Mesa 9.3
  • Introducing the Accessible Computing Foundation
  • Wayland 1.3 Release Candidates Are Now Out
  • Implementing UEFI Boot to Zork
  • Private Internet Access joins the GNOME Foundation's Advisory Board
  • How to synchronize files between two servers

more odds & ends:

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  • Fedora Linux Turns 10: What's Next?
  • Mozilla Resets for Firefox 25 and 26
  • Managing the Transition to High-Availability Linux for Mission-Critical Workloads
  • Opening Up To 3D Mapping: Collaborative, Crowdsourced Approach to Map Data Gaining Speed
  • Microsoft Kill Shots: How IBM/Linux Deals the Latest Blow to Redmond Empire
  • World With New Limits: The Coming End of Moore's Law (blog safari)
  • Linux rootkit detector adds hardware punch to security scanning
  • Mac and Linux Versions of 'Rogue Legacy' Coming Soon, Says Dev
  • 'Nearly 10,000 developers contributed to Linux kernel since 2005'
  • New KScreen Mock-ups Spark Conversation

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  • Ten years of Fedora
  • openSUSE 13.1 Beta 1 KDE Live CD Screenshot Tour
  • Ubuntu 13.10, Ubuntu Touch Launch Date: Oct. 17
  • Installing opensuse 13.1 Beta (review)
  • How To Get Started In Linux Development :Linuxcon
  • Pricing and Packaging of Windows 8.1, Windows 8.1 Pro Unveiled.
  • Will Red Hat Earnings Keep the Stock Climbing?
  • Firefox burns Chrome in our trustworthy browser poll

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  • Xnoise Media Player 0.2.19 Gets Even More Features
  • Multimedia Production Studio ArtistX 1.5 Distro Is Based on Ubuntu 13.04
  • The Man Who Introduced Microsoft to Open Source Leaves For HP
  • Canonical Fairly Certain About Quickly Securing Nvidia and AMD Support for Mir
  • Know More About Your Network Traffic than the NSA with Untangle 10
  • GNOME Software on MATE and XFCE
  • Humble Indie Bundle 9 Adds New Games, Two Brand New
  • Studio Storti Joins The Document Foundation Advisory Board
  • AppData validation tool
  • Neverending Nightmares to hit PC, Mac, Linux, Ouya at same time
  • LibreOffice 4.1.2 RC2 Finally Fixes the TIFF Import
  • Father Builds First Raspberry Pi-Powered Tooth Fairy Tooth Transport
  • What I'm Playing: More like, Lame Theft Auto
  • Open Funding for free software
  • Let’s have dinner at the GNU 30th!
  • FLOSS Weekly 265

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  • Linux Foundation on the Foundations of Linux
  • Red Hat Inc (RHT) Q2 Earnings Preview: Rising Costs A Red Flag
  • Open source hardware holds the same promise as software
  • Announcing Goose Chase Contest Winners, More Prizes for LinuxCon Europe
  • German city hands out Linux CDs for Windows XP users
  • Linus Torvalds doesn't want to be Microsoft's CEO and other Linuxcon ramblings
  • So, Linus Torvalds: Did US spooks demand a backdoor in Linux? 'Yes'

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HowTos
  • Hewlett Packard brings Ubuntu to China
  • CloudOn Joins The Document Foundation Advisory Board
  • Sugar, A Desktop Environment For Kids
  • Ledger – A Powerful Command Line Accounting Tool
  • The Fedorian Desktop Dare
  • Legend of Dungeon Released
  • Alternate Applications For Your Kubuntu / Mint KDE
  • Video of Time-Saving Commands
  • How to Download Subtitles to VLC in Ubuntu
  • Freeciv 2.4.0 Released
  • Skolelinux 7.1 Beta 2 Available
  • camshot: You didn’t think it was possible
  • Why Open Source?
  • Mint Repositories will be down Sep 18
  • Government of Argentina Launches Linux Distribution
  • First Alpha for FreeBSD 10 Released
  • Lightweight Ubuntu Software Center AppGrid available
  • Iesabel - A New Unity3D Powered Hack 'n' Slash Released On Desura
  • SUPERHOT FPS Where Time Only Moves When You Do
  • When Chrome OS & Linux Mint Collide: The Basics of Cr OS
  • How to identify video formats from command line on Linux

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  • How to convert Apache rewrites for nginx
  • FBI Admits It Controlled Tor Servers Behind Mass Malware Attack
  • openSUSE Beta, Pizza, and Hackaton
  • Technology Trumps Dogma, And Other Open Source Insights
  • New Wallpapers
  • Raspberry Pi Doorlock Uses USB Keys
  • OpenX Sells Open Source Ad Serving Product
  • Who Writes Linux in 2013?
  • Dotzler: Google and the NSA

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  • Indicator-Synapse Brings Spotlight-Like Search Bar to Linux
  • Knockd – Detailed And Simpler
  • Linux Advanced Routing Tutorial
  • bsod: Exactly what I was expecting
  • Interview with Pam Chestek of Chestek Legal
  • FreeBSD 9.2 Is Behind Schedule, RC4 Released
  • The Firefox Flicks Global Film Competition Winners are In
  • The New #182 Most Shorted S&P 500 Component: Red Hat
  • Playing with Coder (on Ubuntu)
  • Ubuntu Developers Discuss Dropping ReiserFS
  • Buyers bet on momentum in Red Hat
  • Samsung to put open-source Tizen OS on… TVs?
  • A Buggy Mir Shown Running Unity 8 On Ubuntu Touch
  • Google swaps out MySQL, moves to MariaDB
  • Test Internet Connection Speed From the Terminal
  • The Linux Kernel: Configuring the Kernel Part 9

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  • openSUSE: zypper - the basics and beyond
  • Freeware: Looking a Gift Horse in the Mouth
  • EditShare Serves Up Lightworks on Windows, Mac and Linux at IBC2013
  • ScreenFetch: The BASH Screenshot Information Tool
  • Introducing run-one-constantly, run-one-until-failure and run-one-until-success
  • Intel MinnowBoard Review – No Competition
  • My Developer Wants to Use Open Source Software: Now What?
  • FreeBSD Is No Longer Building GCC By Default
  • Binary diff between libc from ScientificLinux and CentOS
  • KarBOOM A Car-Crashing Game With A Multiplayer Focus
  • Linux Pmap Command – Find How Much Memory Process Use
  • Install Linux from USB Device using Unetbootin & dd
  • Highly Recommended LaTeX Editors for Linux
  • TLLTS Episode 522
  • FLOSS Weekly 264
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