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6 Great Linux Statistical Analysis Tools Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, September 09 2012 @ 01:28 PM EDT
Contributed by: trev

Linux is particularly strong in the field of open source statistical software. The purpose of this article is to identify software for performing statistical analysis. This type of software helps to summarize data in a shorter form, and helps scientists understand a concept or representation and make possible predictions based on this understanding.

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Top Configuration Management Databases Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, September 01 2012 @ 06:08 AM EDT
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A configuration management database (CMDB) is a repository of information related to the various components of an information system detailing an organisation's IT services and the relationships between those components. The purpose of a CMDB is to catalog and track all of the information that an IT department needs to keep.

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Top Console Twitter Clients Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Friday, August 24 2012 @ 05:44 PM EDT
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Given that Twitter is predominately a text only media, there is a certain logic in using a console based app to engage in this form of microblogging. Using Twitter with a console app lends a number of advantages such as speed, flexibility, and reliability.

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Top X10 Home Automation Software Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Friday, August 17 2012 @ 11:48 AM EDT
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X10 is an open standard for controlling home electrical equipment remotely. It works across home power lines and is extremely low-bandwidth. This communications protocol can control lights, appliances, and other electrical devices, and be used to implement a custom security system. This protocol has the virtue that it is simple to set up, flexible, yet at the same time can create a very sophisticated home control system at a low cost. By using X10 components you can control one company's modules using a different company's controller.

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Best Linux Mailing List Managers Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, August 12 2012 @ 05:13 PM EDT
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Electronic mailing lists are normally automated using dedicated mailing software and a reflector address. Mailing lists are often used as a two-way method of discussion between interested parties, or a one-way dissemination of information where only selected individuals can make posts.

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6 Top Free Android News Library Apps Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, July 31 2012 @ 10:12 AM EDT
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News library apps offer the benefit of making reading the latest news, magazines, and blogs in a simple and intuitive way.

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App of the Week - TVCatchup Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, July 29 2012 @ 02:40 AM EDT
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This is the first in a weekly series of articles that identifies Android applications that really stand out from the crowd. The first article looks at the TVCatchup Android application.

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Linux Group Tests PDF Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, July 14 2012 @ 06:09 AM EDT
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We have created a PDF of Linux Group Tests. You are welcome to share the PDF file with your colleagues, friends, and family.

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Linux Group Tests Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Friday, July 13 2012 @ 06:53 AM EDT
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This is the largest set of group tests available identifying the best software that is available to download. The collection includes more than 170 different group tests, with comprehensive sections on internet, graphics, games, programming, science, office, utilities, and more. Almost all of the software is released under a freely distributable license.

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Essential JavaScript Frameworks Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Friday, July 13 2012 @ 03:03 AM EDT
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JavaScript is an extremely popular prototype-based scripting language, used to write software applications that can run inside a web browser. It provides for enhanced user interfaces and dynamic websites.

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