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5 of the Best Free Linux Webcam Tools Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, November 07 2010 @ 11:41 PM EST
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A webcam is a video capture device that is either connected to a computer directly (typically by USB) or over a computer network. Many modern netbooks and laptops have a built-in webcam.

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6 of the Best Free Linux Camera Tools Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, October 30 2010 @ 06:51 PM EDT
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Linux offers excellent software for dealing with RAW files, for remotely operating cameras, importing and processing raw data, as well as software to read, write and edit camera metadata.

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6 of the Best Free Linux Server Provisioning Tools Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, October 28 2010 @ 04:19 PM EDT
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Server provisioning is a set of actions to prepare a server, taking it from bare metal to a functioning system complete with an operating system, data and software.

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7 of the Best Free Linux Online Backup Solutions Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, October 24 2010 @ 10:21 AM EDT
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If you do not value the information stored on your computer, data loss may not represent a significant issue. However, for the majority of users, the loss of their data is likely to have profound implications, such as financial loss, time and effort, and emotional distress. Typically, users who are casual about data protection have not yet experienced data loss. However, it represents the most important thing on your computer.

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7 of the Best Free Linux Synthesizers Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, October 16 2010 @ 11:22 PM EDT
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A software synthesizer, also known as a softsynth, is computer software which creates digital audio. Computer software that generates music is not a recent arrival. However, with processors that offer multiple cores and faster clock speeds, software synthesizers can complete tasks that previously needed dedicated hardware.

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6 of the Best Free Linux Fractal Tools Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, October 16 2010 @ 11:22 AM EDT
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A fractal is a geometric shape or quantity which displays self-similarity and non-integer dimension. The property of self-similarity applies where a self-similar object is exactly or approximately similar to a part of itself. If you zoom in on any part of a fractal, you find the same amount of detail as before. It does not simplify.

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5 of the Best Free Linux Music Tag Editors Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, October 07 2010 @ 09:20 PM EDT
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A tag editor (or tagger) is an application which allows users to edit metadata of multimedia files. Metadata is the data about the audio data. It lets information about the audio file such as the title, artist, conductor, album, track length, lyrics, embedded images, and other information be stored in the audio file itself.

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6 of the Best Free Linux Task Managers Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, October 03 2010 @ 09:46 AM EDT
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A task manager is software which enables users to compile a list of tasks to be completed. This list is also known as a to-do list or things-to-do.

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5 of the Best Free Linux Comic Book Viewers Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, October 03 2010 @ 05:02 AM EDT
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A comic book is a magazine which consists of narrative artwork in the form of sequential images with text that represent individual scenes. Comics are used to tell a story, and are published in a number of different formats including comic strips, comic books, webcomics, Manga, and graphic novels. Some comics have been published in a tabloid form.

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7 of the Best Free Linux Photo Management Software Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Friday, September 24 2010 @ 12:38 PM EDT
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Photo management software is a type of computer application that helps users to organize their digital image collection.

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