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Linux development tools rev'd for multi-core SoCs Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, May 06 2009 @ 02:32 PM EDT
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Tilera Corp. released version 2.0 of its Eclipse- and Linux-based Multicore Development Environment (MDE) supporting its massively multi-core MIPS/ RISC system-on-chips (SoCs).

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Inside Ubuntu 9.04 Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, May 05 2009 @ 03:54 PM EDT
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Critics are calling 'Jaunty Jackalope' as slick and seamless as Mac OS X. We uncover the Linux distro's pitfalls and gotchas -- as well as its hidden delights.

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KDE 4.2: Finally a new Linux desktop I can like Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, May 05 2009 @ 02:54 PM EDT
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What got me to look at KDE 4.2.2 was the unofficial release of openSUSE 11.1 'Reloaded' with KDE 4.2.2 packages. As Joe Brockmeier, openSUSE's community manager told me, "This is an installable live CD, so it's good for anybody who wants to run 11.1 without having to grab all of the updates since December, and for users who want to test out the latest & greatest KDE without having to re-do their system."

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Ubuntu and Fedora Replace init with Upstart Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, May 05 2009 @ 02:10 PM EDT
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init is the program which is used on most Linuxes to generate all other processes on bootup.

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11 of the Best Free Linux Voice Over IP (VoIP) Software Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, May 04 2009 @ 10:05 AM EDT
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Voice over IP (VoIP) software enables telephone-like voice conversations across IP based networks. A VoIP phone service is often cheaper than a traditional Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN) phone service and removes geographic restrictions to telephone numbers.

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Gadgetell Guide: Dual booting Linux and Windows XP Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, May 03 2009 @ 12:23 PM EDT
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For those of you on the fence about installing Linux on your computer, hopefully my experience can make that decision a little easier. You can use my experience as a guide to installing Linux so you can dual boot the OS with Windows.

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HP offers Linux on new ProBook business laptops Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, April 28 2009 @ 03:01 PM EDT
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HP has started to ship its new ProBook s-series, a new business notebook targeted at small and medium-sized businesses that offers Linux pre-installed.

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Red Hat Fedora 11 Focuses on the Linux Desktop Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, April 28 2009 @ 02:46 PM EDT
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Linux vendor Red Hat is ramping up for its next community Linux release as Fedora 11, codenamed "Leonidas" hits its preview milestone release today -- showing off the future of Linux technologies.

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Ubuntu Jaunty Tries to Set the Usability Agenda Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, April 28 2009 @ 01:52 PM EDT
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With the first release in 2004, Ubuntu established itself as one of the most user-friendly GNU/Linux distributions available. Since then, each release has reaffirmed this reputation, although recent versions have coasted a little.

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Ubuntu 'Jaunty' Touts Faster Boot Time Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, April 23 2009 @ 02:43 PM EDT
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Known for its quirky animal named Linux releases, Canonical, the lead commercial sponsor behind Ubuntu Linux, is out with its 9.04 release today, codenamed the "Jaunty Jackalope." The "Jaunty" release includes new versions for netbooks, desktops and servers and features faster boot times and cloud computing capabilities.

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