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GNOME 2.32 Release Candidate Makes It Out

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phoronix.com: The release candidate for GNOME 2.32 is now available after it was delayed a few days due to technical problems.

KDocker: Dock Any Application in the System Tray

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tuxarena.blogspot: I bet at one point or another you felt you missed the system tray integration feature in some application, be it xterm, an audio player, a file manager or any other program. Well, KDocker is just the thing.

Are Kopete's Days Numbered?

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thebluemint.net: Most KDE users use Kopete for their IM needs. There's a reason why it's the default IM client in Linux Mint KDE as well as nearly every other KDE-based distro out there.

Most Drivers Won't Be Merged Into X Server 1.10

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phoronix.com: The last talk of the 2010 X.Org Developers' Summit was regarding X.Org Server 1.10. The good news is that nearly every X.Org graphics driver will not be merged back into the xorg-server repository.

Mono Mythbusting, September 2010 Edition

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apebox.org: In an attempt to stem this flow of disinformation, here are some commonly held – but incorrect – beliefs about the Mono framework, and an explanation of the reality of the situation, as far as I understand it.

GNOME Shell Looks Promising

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tuxarena.blogspot: GNOME Shell is a window manager designed specifically for the upcoming GNOME 3 desktop, with the intention of offering a rather different way of interacting with the desktop, providing a workspace which hardly resembles the classic desktops.

How do you find and choose free software?

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freesoftwaremagazine.com: So you’ve got your GNU/Linux based box. You’ve installed the base system and you’re good to go. Welcome to the world of freedom. But then what? How do you determine what packages to install. How do you decide which of the alternatives to go with?

Why Broadcom's Release More Significant than Code

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linuxjournal.com: The release of the code by Broadcom should eventually mean a much better Wi-Fi experience for owners of systems with Broadcom chip sets. But for those that like to read between the lines there may also be a deeper significance to this move.

The future of KDE instant messaging is happening now

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duncan.mac-vicar.com: Almost nine years passed since the first lines of Kopete code started to take form, in a remote country in the south part of the globe. Still today, looking at an old Kopete screenshot has a special meaning for me.

Dead Linux Desktop

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