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6 of the Best Free Linux Food and Drink Software Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, March 04 2010 @ 03:53 PM EST
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Richard Stallman, an American software freedom activist, has profound views on what freedoms should be provided in software. He strongly believes that free software should be regarded in the same way as free speech and not free beer. Rest assured, this article is not going to become embroiled in an ideological debate, but instead focuses on a subject which really is essential for life itself.

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5 of the Best Free Linux Data Recovery Tools Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, February 27 2010 @ 04:29 PM EST
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Data recovery is the process of retrieving data from corrupted or damaged storage media when it cannot be accessed. The storage media in question will often be a hard disk, but it can also be removable media such as CDs, DVDs, Blu-rays, and storage tapes. There are many different reasons why a system administrator may need to use data recovery tools.

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7 of the Best Free Linux Configuration Management Tools Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, February 24 2010 @ 07:00 AM EST
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Configuration Management is a term that may not be familiar to many Linux users. But for system administrators the concept will be well known. In a nutshell, Configuration Management software enables administrators to automatically manage the entire configuration of one or multiple computers.

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6 of the Best Free Linux Disk Cloning Software Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, February 20 2010 @ 12:35 PM EST
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This article is the first in a series highlighting all of the best free software that is of real benefit to anyone who needs to maintain a computer system.

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7 of the Best Free Linux Document Processors Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, February 13 2010 @ 01:50 PM EST
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A document processor is a document preparation system. Unlike a word processor, this type of application leads the author to concentrate on the structure of the document rather than its appearance. The author therefore focuses on what he/she wants to say, instead of fretting over page borders, font attributes, or formatting. Moreover, the author will be guided in the organisation, structure, and flow within the document.

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6 of the Best Android Mobile Devices Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, February 07 2010 @ 07:58 AM EST
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Android is the name given to a mobile operating system using a customised version of the Linux kernel. It was first released in late 2008. The platform enables developers to write code in the Java language, controlling the device via Java libraries developed by Google.

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8 of the Best Free Linux Geometry Software Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, February 06 2010 @ 06:26 PM EST
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In the field of mathematical software packages, applications such as Wolfram Research's Mathematica, and Maplesoft's Maple system instantly spring to mind. These are both highly popular, proprietary, commercial, integrated mathematical software environments. Other types of mathematical software packages generally receive much less publicity.

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7 of the Best Free Linux Calculators Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, January 30 2010 @ 06:26 PM EST
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One of the basic utilities supplied with any operating system is a desktop calculator. These are often simple utilities that are perfectly adequate for basic use. They typically include trigonometric functions, logarithms, factorials, parentheses and a memory function.

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Apple announces iPad Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, January 27 2010 @ 01:37 PM EST
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Apple CEO Steve Jobs unveiled the iPad today. Positioned between a smartphone and a laptop, the tablet does many of the same things as the iPhone, but on a bigger, more easily viewed screen.

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6 of the Best Free Linux Office Suites Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, January 23 2010 @ 01:27 PM EST
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An office suite is a collection of related software for business and other uses. The software is distributed together in a single package, with a consistent graphical interface, and with strong interaction between the different components.

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