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5 Reasons Why PCLinuxOS Is Better For Windows XP Users Than Ubuntu « Everyday Linux User

5 Reasons Why PCLinuxOS Is Better For Windows XP Users Than Ubuntu « Everyday Linux User | Linux and Open Source | Scoop.it
Here are 5 reasons why PCLinuxOS may be a better fit for Windows XP users than Ubuntu
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My 10 UNIX Command Line Mistakes - nixCraft

My 10 UNIX Command Line Mistakes - nixCraft | Linux and Open Source | Scoop.it
My top 10 biggest UNIX / Linux command-line mistakes that cause some sort of down time. Try to avoid them.
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GEEK TO ME: Switching to Linux since Microsoft cuts XP support

GEEK TO ME: Switching to Linux since Microsoft cuts XP support | Linux and Open Source | Scoop.it
Question: I have an older Compaq laptop running the soon to be obsolete Windows XP and don’t want to go to the expense of buying another machine or another windows operating system.
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Calibre 1.34 eBook Reader and Editor Features More Improvements for Kindle Devices

Calibre 1.34 eBook Reader and Editor Features More Improvements for Kindle Devices | Linux and Open Source | Scoop.it
Calibre, an eBook reader, editor, and library management software, is now at version 1.34 and features a number of important changes and improvements....
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A wonderful tool for anything and everything you may need to do concerning eBooks!!

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Two-Factor Auth Using Key and Password with OpenSSH 6.2 or Higher

Now that most distros are shipping OpenSSH 6.2 or later, check out this feature to enable two-factor auth with a key and also a password!
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How to Add a Printer in Ubuntu or Linux Mint with CUPSCome aggiungere una stampante in Ubuntu o Linux Mint con CUPS

How to Add a Printer in Ubuntu or Linux Mint with CUPSCome aggiungere una stampante in Ubuntu o Linux Mint con CUPS | Linux and Open Source | Scoop.it
Guest post by Kerry Blake If you are planning to buy a new printer and currently using Ubuntu or Linx Mint, the 2 most popular desktop operating systems, next to Windows and OSX, you should probably buy a printer that can hand shake with your Linux box, out of the box. Computer peripherals like
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Are #Windows #Users #Disappointed When They First #Try a #Linux #OS? | softpedia.com | * of #systems and #muffins...

Are #Windows #Users #Disappointed When They First #Try a #Linux #OS? | softpedia.com | * of #systems and #muffins... | Linux and Open Source | Scoop.it
Linux-powered operating systems have become user-friendly for quite some time and long gone are the times when you needed Linux knowledge to make an O...

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* of #systems and #muffins...

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Contributor spotlight for Opensource.com with Lauren Egts | opensource.com

Contributor spotlight for Opensource.com with Lauren Egts | opensource.com | Linux and Open Source | Scoop.it
Lauren Egts is a high school student who truly lives the open source way. Learn more about Lauren's love of robotics, programming, and open source in this Community Spotlight interview.
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Heartbleed: Open source's worst hour | ZDNet

Heartbleed: Open source's worst hour | ZDNet | Linux and Open Source | Scoop.it
People assumed that open source software is somehow magical, that it's immune to ordinary programming mistakes and security blunders. It's not.
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OpenDaylight Internship Targets Student Open Source SDN Developers | Open Source Application Software Companies content from The VAR Guy

OpenDaylight Internship Targets Student Open Source SDN Developers | Open Source Application Software Companies content from The VAR Guy | Linux and Open Source | Scoop.it
OpenDaylight, the open source software-defined networking (SDN) project, has launched a summer internship program for student developers.
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Automatic mass scanning of documents tutorial | Linux User

Automatic mass scanning of documents tutorial | Linux User | Linux and Open Source | Scoop.it
Using a variety of packages, we’ll show you how to put together a script-driven customisable document scanning solution
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Linux Games: FTL Advanced Edition expansion

Linux Games: FTL Advanced Edition expansion | Linux and Open Source | Scoop.it
Faster Than Light was one of my favourites games for 2013, and now they have just released a free expansion : Advanced Edition. FTL: Advanced Edition is a major update that adds features to the original and is a free download for players who already own the original. It was released on Thursday,
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Eighth Annual Future of Open Source Survey Finds OSS Powering New ... - Business Wire (press release)

Eighth Annual Future of Open Source Survey Finds OSS Powering New ... - Business Wire (press release) | Linux and Open Source | Scoop.it
Eighth Annual Future of Open Source Survey Finds OSS Powering New ...
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Open source hospital management software helps African hospitals provide competitive care | opensource.com

Open source hospital management software helps African hospitals provide competitive care | opensource.com | Linux and Open Source | Scoop.it
How an open source Enterprise Resource Planning software project can help African hospitals manage their patients and improve quality of care.
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Red Hat CEO Jim Whitehurst on productivity | opensource.com

Red Hat CEO Jim Whitehurst on productivity | opensource.com | Linux and Open Source | Scoop.it
The top 9 things Jim Whitehurst, Red Hat CEO, does to manage his time, work, and family.
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Landfill excavation unearths years of crushed Atari treasure [Updated]

Landfill excavation unearths years of crushed Atari treasure [Updated] | Linux and Open Source | Scoop.it
Defying fate: The pits in E.T. were practically impossible to get out of.
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Debian -- News -- Long term support for Debian 6.0 Announced

Debian -- News -- Long term support for Debian 6.0 Announced | Linux and Open Source | Scoop.it
Long term support for Debian 6.0 Announced: The Debian project is pleased to announce that although regular se... http://t.co/34ut7gZzYa
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Hackable #media-#streaming #speaker does #HiFi with #tubes | linuxgizmos.com | * #bring the #heat back to the #Music ♪ ♫ thru #opensource

Hackable #media-#streaming #speaker does #HiFi with #tubes | linuxgizmos.com | * #bring the #heat back to the #Music ♪ ♫ thru #opensource | Linux and Open Source | Scoop.it
Tubecore's "Duo" wireless media-streaming speaker embeds a Raspberry Pi or Udoo SBC, and features Bluetooth and WiFi, plus a 48v Class A analog-tube preamp.

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* #bring the #heat back to the #Music ♪ ♫ thru #opensource

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After 16 years of development apt-get 1.0 is released

apt-get is finally in version 1.0 It comes with some changes, and as great as it has always been
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Intro to Linux Training Opens Up a World of Commands | Linux.com

Intro to Linux Training Opens Up a World of Commands | Linux.com | Linux and Open Source | Scoop.it
This year I resolved to take some formal Linux training, starting with our Intro to Linux online course earlier this year.
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How to run XP on Linux Mint with Oracle VirtualBox | ZDNet

How to run XP on Linux Mint with Oracle VirtualBox | ZDNet | Linux and Open Source | Scoop.it
For those times when you absolutely must still run Windows XP, one safer way of doing it is to run XP in a virtual machine using the Oracle VirtualBox hypervisor on Linux Mint.
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The past, present, and future of open source and the Internet | opensource.com

The past, present, and future of open source and the Internet | opensource.com | Linux and Open Source | Scoop.it
As the Internet continues to expand in new ways, so do innovations and revolutions. Anyone can contribute to open source projects. And, today we're seeing open hardware, the Internet of Things, and the Maker movement take hold and change the way we are solving problems and shaping the world.
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Linksys launches new router with open source code

Linksys launches new router with open source code | Linux and Open Source | Scoop.it
Linksys has started shipping a new router, and it’s touting its latest offering as the first consumer-grade Wi-Fi router to provide thorough
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Textbook prices could fall thanks to increased open education resources | opensource.com

Textbook prices could fall thanks to increased open education resources | opensource.com | Linux and Open Source | Scoop.it
Textbooks are expensive, but perhaps open education resources can help mitigate costs.
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Three Alternatives to Ubuntu One Cloud Service | Linux.com

Three Alternatives to Ubuntu One Cloud Service | Linux.com | Linux and Open Source | Scoop.it
Ubuntu users need not fear the loss of Ubuntu One. There are so many cloud services available – most of which offer native Linux clients.
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