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Hands on: How to get more from Linux Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, October 08 2008 @ 04:41 PM EDT
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Following the recent releases of two popular Linux distributions, Fedora 9 and Ubuntu 8.04 LTS, we are looking at a couple of additional pieces of software you might want to install onto a fresh installation of either.

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Does Linux suck or is it lusers who suck? Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, October 08 2008 @ 03:54 PM EDT
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Statistics can hide a great deal of information. Especially the actual state of play in the consumer market.

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Watch TV with Linux Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, October 06 2008 @ 02:46 PM EDT
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In our modern, and busy, world the separation between home computers and home entertainment systems is fast fading. Linux makes it a cinch to build your own PVR, allowing you to watch, pause and record live TV broadcasts.

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NeoPwn developer gives Linux device pwn details Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, September 25 2008 @ 02:32 PM EDT
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The developer behind the NeoPwn mobile penetration testing device, 'Gino O', has given details of how support for the phone will work, and how he came up with the concept.

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Linux triumphs in UK schools as hell freezes over Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, September 25 2008 @ 02:20 PM EDT
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It was not long ago that most commentators believed an Open Source company would join the likes of Capita, Serco and RM shortly after hell froze over. But times do change. In this case the driving force for change seems to be (we presume) the well-known cost-benefit values of Linux and other Open Source software.

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Novell's Linux business - less dependent on Microsoft Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, September 24 2008 @ 02:24 PM EDT
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People have criticised Novell for relying on Microsoft to bring in Linux business, which is a bit like a blood bank relying on supplies from Dracula.

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What's Red Hat doing in the virtualization business? Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, September 23 2008 @ 03:17 PM EDT
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Even before Red Hat bought the virtualization company Qumranet, with its Linux KVM (Kernel Virtual Machine) platform, Red Hat had made it clear that it was moving into virtualization in a big way. At its annual Red Hat Summit in June, the Linux powerhouse announced that it would be deploying its Embedded Linux Hypervisor, oVirt, which is based on KVM in its server line. This lightweight, embeddable hypervisor currently enables users to run Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Windows VMs on Linux.

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Stallman comments on the Oyster Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, September 23 2008 @ 03:04 PM EDT
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After our coverage of London's Oyster card, which uses Linux for its online payment system, we had a response from Richard Stallman, head of the Free Software Foundation.

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How2 ... join the Linux movement Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, September 22 2008 @ 04:00 PM EDT
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The Linux movement has taken off and Dave Thompson goes undercover to find out how to join

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Free Linux driver development Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, September 22 2008 @ 03:47 PM EDT
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Open source drivers will become an imperative, rather than a choice, for device manufacturers who want to break into new markets and extend their user base.

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