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Some of the Best Linux Videos

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ubuntulinuxhelp.com: I had some spare time over lunch today, and revisited some of the best Linux video links that have been sent to me.

7 Fabulous Gifts For Your Favorite Linux/FOSS Geek

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linuxplanet.com: The best part about being a grownup is you can be your own favorite Linux/FOSS geek and buy yourself nice things. Here are some cool gift ideas for this holiday season. Or any time of year, because excellent adult toys know no seasons.

10 Windows features I would like to see in Linux

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blogs.techrepublic.com: Jack Wallen recently looked at how certain Linux features might improve Windows. Now he lists some things about Windows that could improve Linux.

Fedora 12: One Major Step in the Right Direction

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itnewstoday.com: Fedora 11, released just under six months ago, was a disaster. I tried everything to install Fedora 11 on my test machine. Fedora 12, as it turns out, installs without a hitch.

Sugar on a Stick v2 - a.k.a. Blueberry - released

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h-online.com: Sugar Labs, the organisation behind the One Laptop Per Child's XO laptop software, has released Sugar on a Stick version 2.0 - a.k.a. Blueberry.

Zemlin: 'Industry transformation depends on Linux'

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news.cnet.com: The closest thing to a CEO in Linux land is Jim Zemlin, executive director of The Linux Foundation. While Zemlin doesn't steer the Linux ship, he does a great deal to corral its competing interests. I caught up with Zemlin late last week to get a pulse on the state of Linux in the market. As ever, Zemlin didn't disappoint.

Examining the State of Fedora

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linuxplanet.com: While most operating systems can't afford to be too bleeding edge, Fedora boldly goes where no one has gone yet. That's a tough task to manage. We learned how they do it. How does one manage the balance between professional users and open source fanatics? Carefully.

Pentoo Linux for Penetration Testing

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linuxcritic.com: Pentoo linux is a Gentoo-based live CD with a selection of apps and tools designed to perform penetration testing. They recently released their 2009.0 version and we thought we'd take it for a spin and share our findings.

My life with Linux: Day 7 and Final Verdict

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pcauthority.com.au: Stuart Turton spends the final day of his one week odyssey with Linux, gets drunk on the gaming possibilities of Wine and gives his final verdict on whether Linux is worth the trouble or not.

Red Hat Speeds Up Real-Time Linux

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enterprisenetworkingplanet.com: Red Hat is aiming for lowered latency and improved performance with the second update of the year to its real-time Linux platform.

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