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6-Way Winter 2014 Linux Distribution Comparison Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, December 11 2014 @ 11:46 PM EST
Contributed by: fk

With this week's launch of Fedora 21, here's a performance comparison of the new Fedora Linux release compared to the Arch-based Antergos rolling-release distribution, Debian GNU/Linux Jessie, openSUSE Tumbleweed, CentOS Linux 7, and Ubuntu 14.10.

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Review: 6 business-class Chromebooks test their mettle Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, December 11 2014 @ 02:32 PM EST
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Is a Chromebook for you? Which one? We put top models from Acer, Dell, Google, HP, Samsung, and Toshiba to the test.

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Telegram Desktop Native App for Linux Is Simply Awesome Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Friday, December 05 2014 @ 04:49 AM EST
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A large number of people are using Whatsapp on their phones, but a very good alternative for that app is Telegram. The main difference is that the Telegram devs have also released a desktop client for the Linux platform, that is also open source.

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GoodGame Empire Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, December 01 2014 @ 09:31 AM EST
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This is a review of the game "Goodgame Empire" which is a free online strategy game that you can play in your browser or via your Android phone.

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Tesco Hudl HT7S3 Review Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, October 19 2013 @ 05:37 PM EDT
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Tablets are the perfect way to surf the web, play games, and watch videos on the sofa or a train. The popularity of these small portable devices continues to gain momentum. The Hudl is Tesco's first venture into what is now a very crowded tablet market.

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Linux Podcasts That Slipped Through The Net Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, July 13 2013 @ 10:14 AM EDT
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I previously highlighted my favorite picks of Linux podcasts in my article titled 'Illuminating Linux Podcasts'. I wanted to keep the selection down to 20 podcasts. But this inevitably meant that some admirable Linux podcasts were omitted. Sorry to these podcasters! So here are a further 10 podcasts that will be of interest to Linux users.

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Shuttle XS29f: Linux Looks Great in Green Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, June 25 2009 @ 05:14 PM EDT
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Power and space saving computers are in, and Shuttle has a winner with the XS29F. This little gem really skimps on the power consumption to the tune of around 20-25 watts on average. That's less than half of that 60-watt light bulb shining down on you right now. For the Do It Yourselfer (DIYer) on a budget this box makes a lot of sense.

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Enter ext4, the filesystem of the future Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, June 24 2009 @ 01:58 PM EDT
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The ext4 filesystem has been around for a while as experimental code in GNU/Linux distributions. Recently one distribution decided to make it the default for an install.

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Linux on a stick Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, June 18 2009 @ 02:04 PM EDT
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The compact and flexible nature of the Linux Kernel, plus the fact that it and all its support code is modular open source, means it lends itself very well to stripped down small and efficient distributions. This article explores a few of these distributions and explains just how useful they can be.

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Gnome's NetworkManager: Pain Free Networking? Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, June 10 2009 @ 03:02 PM EDT
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Pain-free networking is the promise that the NetworkManager project makes. NetworkManager ships with most major Linux distributions now and is, by default, enabled at boot time.

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