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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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6 of the Best Free Linux Library Management Systems Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, July 14 2010 @ 05:04 AM EDT
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A library management system (also known as an integrated library system) is an automated resource planning system which enables a library to operate efficiently, freeing staff from unnecessary tasks. This type of software typically offers functionality such as cataloging, searching, reporting, acquisitions, library circulation and management embodied into a central system.

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11 of the Best Free Linux Bibliography Tools Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, July 11 2010 @ 03:10 PM EDT
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Bibliographic software (also known as citation software or reference managers) plays a very important role in research. This type of software helps research to be published more quickly. Researchers amass a huge collection of bibliographic references which are pertinent to their field of research, and they need to cite relevant references in their published journal articles.

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6 More of the Best Free Linux Finance Software Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, July 05 2010 @ 04:16 PM EDT
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We have all read stories about people who have experimented living without spending any money whatsoever. By growing their own food, washing in the river, using a solar panel to provide electricity, and bartering for certain goods and services, these adventures have met with limited success. However, for us mere mortals the simple fact is that we need money. Money to buy food, to purchase clothes, to pay our bills, as well as indulging in our other infinite wants and desires.

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8 of the Best Linux Flashcard Software Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Friday, July 02 2010 @ 10:20 PM EDT
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A flashcard stores information on a set of cards, with the information being typically portrayed as words and numbers. The purpose of flashcards is to enable individuals to store verbal and visual information, often as a learning drill by way of spaced repetition. The Leitner system is a popular method of studying with flashcards using spaced repetition.

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Heroes of Newerth Free to Play Weekend! Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, June 30 2010 @ 04:23 PM EDT
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Heroes of Newerth will be FREE TO PLAY this weekend for anyone who had a beta account! Starting Friday at noon EST and ending Sunday at 11:59 PM EST, all beta accounts will be reactivated and players can login with their old accounts and enjoy HoN once again.

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9 Top Alternative Linux Music Players Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, June 26 2010 @ 07:49 AM EDT
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Reinventing the wheel is sometimes viewed as a significant barrier to the development of open source software. Critics point out that if developers simply collaborated more with each other, instead of creating yet another Linux distribution or programming another text editor, this would help to simplify matters for users, and actually significantly advance the development of established open source projects.

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6 of the Best Free Linux Mega Drive Emulators Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, June 22 2010 @ 03:56 PM EDT
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The Sega Mega Drive (Sega Genesis) was a leading 16-bit video game console system. The console was developed by Sega Corporation in 1988. By current console standards, the Mega Drive's specification seem positively pedestrian. However, at its launch the console's specifications surpassed competitors in many respects. Demand for the Mega Drive took off with the release of the classic game, Sonic the Hedgehog.

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4 of the Best Free Linux Econometric Software Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, June 19 2010 @ 02:09 PM EDT
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Econometric software is statistical software that is specialised for econometric analysis. This type of software offers regression analysis including time-series analysis and cross-sectional analysis. Modern econometric software enhances the process of model formulation, estimation and validation, and provides helpful graphical information as well as tables of output. They are important tools in the analysis of stock markets, budget planning, and aid in decision making by policy makers.

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8 of the Best Free Linux Usenet Tools Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, June 15 2010 @ 02:18 PM EDT
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Usenet is a worldwide distributed Internet discussion system. It was founded in 1980 to enable users to read and post public messages to various newsgroups. As such, it predates forums, blogs, instant messaging and P2P networks.

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