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15 years of PHP

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h-online.com: Fifteen years ago today, on the 8th of June, 1995, Rasmus Lerdorf launched PHP with a post to the comp.infosystems.www.authoring.cgi Usenet news group. He announced version 1.0 of his "Personal Home Page Tools."

Nautilus Elementary Just Won't Stop Improving

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techdrivein.com: In our previous post we had a detailed discussion on what is nautilus elementary and how to install nautlius elementary in ubuntu using PPA. That was just a week ago. And already a number of important updates. Let's see what are the changes.

Eight Ways GNOME Could be Improved

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earthweb.com: Not too long back, I highlighted my feelings on KDE. I want to show you that the GNOME desktop has a number of issues that need attention as well.

Top 10 Avant Window Navigator Themes ” AWN “

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linuxnov.com: My favorite Dock Avant Window Navigator, one of the best Docks available so far, it’s fully customizable with themes, extra plugins, and extra applets. So, lets check Top 10 AWN Dock Themes:

Chrome and Rust: Pros and Cons of Google's Browser

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earthweb.com: First released in 2008, Google Chrome is the third most widely used web browser, coming after Internet Explorer and Firefox with a 7% market share. However, until the recently, the GNU/Linux version lagged behind the Windows version.

5 Open Source Wi-Fi Hotspot Solutions

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linuxplanet.com: You'll find many Linux-based and/or open source options when searching for a Wi-Fi hotspot solution. Whether you're wanting to give away or charge your visitors for the wireless Internet, you should find something that will work. The best part is that most of these solutions are free.

Many hands make the light work; few make it shine

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humphreybc.wordpress: Ubuntu lives in a special place between Windows and Mac OS X reserved only for Linux: more shine than Windows, less than OS X, resulting in a steaming pile of mediocrity.

Wayland Meets Some Summer Love w/ New Changes

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  • Wayland Meets Some Summer Love w/ New Changes
  • X.Org Server 1.8 Being Pulled Into Ubuntu 10.10 Soon

In praise of PLoP

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kmandla.wordpress: The shortest posts I seem to have are always for the tools that are the quickest, most efficient and most effective. PLoP Bootmanager is one of those things.

Proprietary Software Traps - Adobe Flash

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sharplinux.blogspot: The real problem is Adobe Flash, on which much of the 2.0 web is built on. Even if libraries restrict the use of online video (many do for both content and technical reasons), Flash is necessary to view and use *many* websites, and seems like most corporate web developers assume that Flash is a given.

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