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Turn an Old Computer into a Networked Backup, Streaming, or Torrenting Machine with Ubuntu

Turn an Old Computer into a Networked Backup, Streaming, or Torrenting Machine with Ubuntu | Ubuntu for Open Education | Scoop.it
You've heard the word "server" thrown around a lot, but usually in the context of web sites or big companies that have a lot of data to store. In reality, a server can be just as useful in your home.
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History of Ubuntu: Revisited & Updated

History of Ubuntu: Revisited & Updated | Ubuntu for Open Education | Scoop.it
Ubuntu has touched the lives of many among us in different ways. I can't speak for everyone here and hence I will share a few of my experiences with Ubuntu. For me, Ubuntu was the gateway to Linux and the whole open source way of thinking.
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Ubuntu disables app logging for privacy - SC Magazine Australia

Ubuntu disables app logging for privacy - SC Magazine Australia | Ubuntu for Open Education | Scoop.it
Ubuntu disables app logging for privacySC Magazine AustraliaBy Liam Tung on Mar 15, 2012 9:03 AM Internet freedom actiivist group the Electronic Frontier Foundation has welcomed a move allowing users to delete log activity for GNOME applications in...
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Ubuntu coming to Android, allows any phone with a dual-core processor to run a full desktop OS

Ubuntu coming to Android, allows any phone with a dual-core processor to run a full desktop OS | Ubuntu for Open Education | Scoop.it
Popular Linux distro Ubuntu is looking to make itself mobile, and Android is the natural choice. It has just been announced that Canonical (creator of Ubuntu), is developing a method to bring Ubuntu to Android-based handsets.
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Ubuntu Business Desktop Remix- A new distribution from canonical ...

Ubuntu Business Desktop Remix- A new distribution from canonical ... | Ubuntu for Open Education | Scoop.it
Ubuntu Business Desktop Remix is a new distribution from canonical based on Ubuntu11.10 and is dedicated to companies and government institutions. It is a combination of free software applications, certified commercial ...
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Can Mozilla Unify Open Source?

Can Mozilla Unify Open Source? | Ubuntu for Open Education | Scoop.it
This week saw a quiet landmark in the history of the open source movement with the formal release of version two of the Mozilla Public License (MPLv2) and its approval as an official open source license.
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O'Reilly - Learning the UNIX Operating System | Linux Ubuntu - Linux Books - Linux System administration

O'Reilly - Learning the UNIX Operating System | Linux Ubuntu - Linux Books - Linux System administration | Ubuntu for Open Education | Scoop.it
Here you can find the newest linux books about system administration, shell programming, user guides and so on - O'Reilly - Learning the UNIX Operating System (O'Reilly - Learning the UNIX Operating System
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Introducing the HUD to Ubuntu

join us for a review of HUD - Ubuntu's intent driven interface. Check out http://www.markshuttleworth.com/?p=939 for more details.
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How to Install a theme on Ubuntu

Installing themes on Ubuntu is far easy than you think.All you have to download a theme from the Internet.Just google the theme you want to Install.It would be downloaded in tar.gz format.If it is some other format extract it until you have (Install...
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Installing Ubuntu inside Windows using VirtualBox

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Will Linux's Hardware Requirements Stifle Its Acceptance? | The VAR Guy

Will Linux's Hardware Requirements Stifle Its Acceptance? | The VAR Guy | Ubuntu for Open Education | Scoop.it
Will the trend of mainstream desktop Linux distributions toward higher hardware requirements prevent them from claiming a share of the mobile market? (Ubuntu:- Will Linux's Hardware Requirements Stifle Its Acceptance?
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Easybook – Open Source App To Publish E-Books & PDFs

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The Fridge: Top 10 Ubuntu app downloads for March 2012

The Fridge: Top 10 Ubuntu app downloads for March 2012 | Ubuntu for Open Education | Scoop.it
We’re ramping up to the release of Ubuntu 12.04 and new and cool apps keep being added to the Software Centre. Check out last month’s most downloaded free and paid apps.
Top 10 paid apps
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10 New Features Added to Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin

10 New Features Added to Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin | Ubuntu for Open Education | Scoop.it
I had a less than ideal experience with Ubuntu 12.04 Alpha 2. But two recent updates have resolved almost all the issues I had with Ubuntu 12.04. A lot of new features and minor UI improvements keeps on coming in.
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Tux Math | Linux Ubuntu - Linux Software - Linux educational

Tux Math | Linux Ubuntu - Linux Software - Linux educational | Ubuntu for Open Education | Scoop.it
Here you can download and install linux and ubuntu open source software - Tux Math (Tux Math - an educational arcade game starring Tux http://t.co/VzBTiRyg...)...
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Jeremy Bicha: Ubuntu Classic, Now With Indicators

Jeremy Bicha: Ubuntu Classic, Now With Indicators | Ubuntu for Open Education | Scoop.it
I’m happy to announce that indicators have been ported to gnome-panel 3, thanks to Jason Conti for the patch and Ted Gould for merging it.  I’ve taken the opportunity to update gnome-panel’s default layout to include the “indicator” status menus...
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Rice University And OpenStax Announce First Open-Source Textbooks

Rice University And OpenStax Announce First Open-Source Textbooks | Ubuntu for Open Education | Scoop.it
When we think about the distribution industry being disrupted, we tend to think about music and movies, whose physical media and vast shipment infrastructure have been rendered mostly obsolete over the last decade.
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How to Run Ubuntu in Windows

How to Run Ubuntu in Windows | Ubuntu for Open Education | Scoop.it
Best and easiest way to try out Ubuntu Linux without harming your Windows installation.
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Ubuntu online tour

Enjoy the simplicity of Ubuntu's stylish, intuitive interface. Take Ubuntu for a test drive with our online tour and download when you're ready! (On arrête pas le progrès !
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Ubuntu IVI Remix Next Release « Canonical Blog

The latest Ubuntu In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) Remix is released as of December 2011. This release contains a number of updates and bugfixes from the previous Beta 1 release, as well as a targeted kernel from the Ubuntu ...
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Visual Understanding Environment

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The Visual Understanding Environment (VUE) is an Open Source project based at Tufts University. The VUE project is focused on creating flexible tools for managing and integrating digital resources in support of teaching, learning and research. VUE provides a flexible visual environment for structuring, presenting, and sharing digital information.


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Ubuntu Installer for Android v1.0

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Ubuntu Installer for Android v1.0


Requirements: Android 2.1+ ROOT REQUIRED
Overview: Ever wish you could have a full desktop experience on your phone or tablet? Now you can! With this fully working Ubuntu 10.10 install GUIDE and FILES!

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