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Linux 2.6.23 Kernel Benchmarks Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, October 11 2007 @ 10:47 AM EDT
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The Linux 2.6.23 kernel has been released today and we have some preliminary benchmarks of the 2.6.23 kernel as we compare it to the past Linux 2.6.22 kernel.

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Damn Small Linux 3.4.3 Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, October 02 2007 @ 04:50 PM EDT
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As the demands of all operating systems increase, Damn Small Linux (DSL) is a refreshing change and worth considering by anyone with an old computer. This latest version, 3.2, has some updated software and new drivers, while still keeping within the 50MB limit.

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Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Advanced Platform Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, September 25 2007 @ 01:41 PM EDT
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Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 5 is a fully-supported open-source server operating system that is suitable for a range of hardware and includes the latest Xen virtualisation tools.

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Using Linux Media Centre Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Saturday, August 25 2007 @ 03:13 AM EDT
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With the release of Windows Vista, using your PC to watch and record TV has become a whole lot easier. Now, for the first time, Windows Media Center comes bundled with Home Premium and Ultimate versions of the standard Desktop operating system.

However, Vista is pricey, and its form and function are of course dictated by Microsoft.

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Linux text editors: Do any make the grade? Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, August 22 2007 @ 02:33 PM EDT
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Linux buffs tend to scoff at one of the major reasons that Windows users like me haven't switched yet: We don't want to give up our favorite applications. With countless open-source options, plus a rising number of commercial apps for Linux, their argument goes, we can certainly find a replacement for whatever software we're running on XP or Vista.

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Runes of Avalon - an enjoyable game for Linux Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, August 14 2007 @ 01:53 PM EDT
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Two weeks back I had the opportunity to try out another very interesting game called "Runes of Avalon". This game is the brain child of Roman Budzowski the founder of Anawiki Games - a professional game developing firm based in Poland. "Runes of Avalon" game has been released for the Linux platform apart from that for Windows and MacOSX.

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Fedora 7 Review Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, August 08 2007 @ 01:55 PM EDT
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Read our in-depth Fedora 7 Review

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Windows vs. Linux vs. OS X: CIO John Halamka Tests Ubuntu Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, August 01 2007 @ 01:14 PM EDT
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Last summer, CareGroup CIO John Halamka began looking for a viable alternative to the Microsoft Windows desktop operating system. After 16 years using Windows, he had enough of its instability and the countless updates that automatically installed themselves on his computer—often at inopportune times, like when he was in the middle of a presentation. As CIO of a health-care organization and affiliated medical school with 40,000 employees and 9 million patient records, Halamka has to be sure that the computers in the hospital, its administrative offices and medical school are secure, stable and easy to use.

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Review: Yoggie Pico personal firewall Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, June 26 2007 @ 04:01 PM EDT
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Yoggie's innovative Yoggie Pico may well be the first hardware firewall that is truly practical for mobile workers running Windows-based computers. The device appears to work well, except for a simplistic web-based user interface that may not satisfy technical users.

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First look: Firefox 3 alpha 5 Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, June 13 2007 @ 02:36 PM EDT
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The fifth public alpha build of Firefox 3 has been officially released. The new alpha build, which is codenamed Gran Paradiso, features early components of the revamped Places system, a cohesive storage framework that will unify bookmark and history storage. An earlier prototype of the Places system was tested in early Firefox 2 alpha (Bon Echo) builds but was removed because it couldn't be completed within the Firefox 2 release timeframe.

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