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6 of the Best Free Linux Archive Managers Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, September 12 2010 @ 06:29 AM EDT
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A file archiver is computer software which brings together a group of files into a single archive file. An archive file is therefore a collection of files and directories that are stored in one file. There are many advantages of storing multiple files this way. For example, an archive is a great way to store backup data, transfer files to another directory, or to a different computer. Archive files are often compressed to save disk space and reduce transfer times.

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8 of the Best Free Linux Personal Information Managers Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, September 05 2010 @ 03:36 AM EDT
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A personal information manager (often known as a PIM tool) is a type of collaborative software that can help you manage your life by offering personal organising functionality.

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5 of the Best Free Linux Screen Capture Tools Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, August 26 2010 @ 05:50 PM EDT
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The phrase "A picture is worth a thousand words" refers to the idea that a solitary still image can provide as much information as a large amount of descriptive text. Essentially, pictures convey information more effectively and efficiently than words can.

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6 of the Best Free Linux Customer Service Trouble Ticketing Software Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, August 22 2010 @ 03:35 PM EDT
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A customer service trouble ticketing (or help desk) is an information and assistance resource that helps the resolution of computer related problems. Companies seeking to offer better customer service often provide help desk support via the telephone, website, and or by email.

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24 Addictive Free Linux Games (Part 3 of 3) Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, August 15 2010 @ 08:59 AM EDT
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In this third and final segment, we recommend a further 8 free Linux games that are great fun to play, highly playable and above all have a special addictive quality. We suspect that there will be a few games here that even the ardent Linux gamer will not have tried before.

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24 Addictive Free Linux Games (Part 2 of 3) Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, August 08 2010 @ 12:09 PM EDT
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There are many factors that help to make a game a classic. It could be the storyline, the graphics, the engine, the controls, even the different game modes. The folk at LinuxLinks have been obsessed with playing games over the past few months scouring as many titles as possible to find more great games for your enjoyment. Of course, in the final analysis it is the gamer which decides whether a game is a classic.

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24 Addictive Free Linux Games (Part 1 of 3) Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, August 02 2010 @ 05:15 PM EDT
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In recent months LinuxLinks Towers has been consumed with playing games. In fact, some might contend that game playing has become so excessive that real life has been neglected to a degree. We have seen team challenges, leaderboards, and even the odd wager. Healthy competition to say the least!

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5 of the Best Free Linux Educational Music Software Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, July 31 2010 @ 07:11 AM EDT
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Music education is a field of study connected with the learning and teaching of music.

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5 of the Best Free Linux Typing Tutors Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, July 24 2010 @ 07:06 PM EDT
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Being able to touch type is the ability of typing without looking at the keyboard. When touch-typing, the individual uses all fingers instead of just a few fingers. Consequently, typing speed increases dramatically.

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5 of the Best Free Linux Student Information Systems Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, July 18 2010 @ 03:04 PM EDT
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A student information system (also known as a student management system or school management system) is computer software for educational institutions to manage student data.

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