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Google Code-in 2014 Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, December 06 2014 @ 11:15 AM EST
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The Google Code-in is a contest to introduce pre-university students (ages 13-17) to the many kinds of contributions that make open source software development possible. The contest runs from December 1, 2014 to January 19, 2015.

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Meet Mutate, a Spotlight Alternative for Ubuntu Systems That's Blazing Fast Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, December 03 2014 @ 04:16 PM EST
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The Spotlight feature on Mac OS X has drawn the Linux community’s attention and it looks that at least one developer has tried to replicate its functionality and feel. It works very well in Ubuntu, but the source is provided so it should work just as well in other distros.

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CoreOS Fires Rocket at Docker Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, December 02 2014 @ 02:49 PM EST
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CoreOS, one of the leading operating system backers of Docker, is now attacking it with a new container technology development.

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This Week in Tech 486 - This Ain't No Tongue Tingle Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, December 01 2014 @ 02:18 PM EST
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For those in the dark, This Week in Tech is a highly acclaimed technology podcast.

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Illuminating Linux Podcasts Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, July 07 2013 @ 08:02 AM EDT
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This article offers a survey of Linux podcasts, and podcasts that have close links to Linux. Whilst the survey does not offer exhaustive treatment, it gives an opinion on 20 different podcasts.

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8 Best Free Linux Music Notation Software Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, October 10 2011 @ 01:54 PM EDT
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Music notation is a system which represents music in a written form by using musical symbols. For a musician to be able to read, understand, and play music, the composition must be in written form. A system of notation is essential for musicians to be able to play music as intended by the composer.

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Google +1 Button Debuts on LinuxLinks.com Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, June 28 2011 @ 09:47 PM EDT
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The Google +1 Button helps people discover relevant content from the people they already know and trust. LinuxLinks.com has now added the Google +1 Button to our Linux Group Tests collection, and our links collection.

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6 of the Best Free Linux Office Software Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, March 30 2011 @ 03:24 AM EST
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One of the biggest controversies in the past six months has been continuing concerns about Oracle's commitment to the OpenOffice.org open-source application suite. The fear that Oracle may decide to abandon the suite in the same way it dumped OpenSolaris on the scrapheap left many leading developers of OpenOffice.org with a dilemma. Assign copyright of their work to Oracle, or seek to go it alone.

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Back up your data Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, December 13 2009 @ 10:20 AM EST
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Even if you build your own PC and carefully select hardware components of the highest quality, it is likely that at some point in time you will experience a hardware failure. It needn't be a hard disk failure that will cause data loss.

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LinuxLinks & Social Networks Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, August 13 2009 @ 03:47 PM EDT
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