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Fedora Core 5: Shape Shifter Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, April 12 2006 @ 02:01 PM EDT
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Red Hat's Fedora Core 5, which hit the Internet late last month, shines in the server and developer roles with which Linux has come to be identified. In addition, for many scenarios, Fedora has matured enough to perform well as a mainstream corporate desktop.

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Camino 1.0: Mozilla it is, Firefox it is not Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, April 04 2006 @ 02:00 PM EDT
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On February 14 -- four years and a day after the first development build -- the Mozilla Foundation released Camino 1.0, its Web browser designed specifically for the Mac OS X platform. I took it for a spin to see how it measures up to Firefox on OS X, and what makes it different.

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Marcel's Linux App of the Month : kdissert Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, March 23 2006 @ 02:13 PM EST
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Thomas Nagy's kdissert is an application referred to as a mind mapping tool. Its purpose is to help you create complex documents such as a thesis, or a dissertation, or a presentation. And yes, perhaps even an article or a book. You do that by creating a map of your ideas, a mind map, that allows you to structure the ideas you already have into the basis for producing a high-quality, well-ordered document.

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My desktop OS: White Box Enterprise Linux Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Tuesday, February 07 2006 @ 02:14 PM EST
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White Box Enterprise Linux (WBEL), a free Linux distribution, includes a number of user-friendly features that add up to a useful and functional operating system. Over the years, my Linux installs have progressed from Debian 2.0 to SUSE 6.3 to SUSE 8.0 to Red Hat 9, and finally to WBEL 3.0, and I'm extremely pleased with my latest setup.

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Zenwalk Linux 2.0.1 Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, January 29 2006 @ 10:54 PM EST
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Zenwalk Linux is single-CD distribution that promises to deliver a lightweight 'rational' desktop with the legendary simplicity and stability of its parent distribution, Slackware.

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Philips VP5500 Linux VoIP Phone Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, January 23 2006 @ 01:45 PM EST
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Announced in September 2005, Philips first launch the VP5500 cordless videophone in the Netherlands as part of Dutch telecommunications operator KPN's consumer VoIP (Voice-over-IP) product InternetPlusBellen. The phone use Linux OS and utilize WiFi network for VoIP calls.

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MediaReady Flyboy Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Sunday, January 22 2006 @ 06:02 PM EST
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Joe Brockmeier writes "The MediaReady Flyboy is a Linux-based portable media player. It handles video, MP3s, pictures, and doubles as a portable data story device. On paper, it sounds pretty good. In practice, after a few weeks of playing with the Flyboy, I'm not convinced that it's worth the price tag. "

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Zenwalk Linux 2.0.1 Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Thursday, December 29 2005 @ 06:00 PM EST
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Joseph Ferrare reviews Zenwalk Linux 2.0.1, a single-CD distribution that promises to deliver a lightweight 'rational' desktop with the legendary simplicity and stability of its parent distribution, Slackware.

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Stx 1.0 r2 Review Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Wednesday, December 14 2005 @ 04:27 PM EST
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srlinuxx tackles Stx, a Slackware-based distribution featuring the light-weight Equinox Desktop Environment and suitable for installation on older computers.

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SuSE Linux 10.0 Email Article To a Friend View Printable Version 
Monday, December 12 2005 @ 04:27 PM EST
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If you miss the older days of fiddling with your operating system, or you enjoy getting your hands a little dirty, you can't do better than this. And if you have reasonably conventional hardware, you can probably be up and running out of the box in no time, with several software suites.

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