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GNU/Linux FAQ by Richard Stallman

http://www.gnu.org

"When people see that we use and recommend the name GNU/Linux for a system that many others call just “Linux”, they ask many questions. Here are common questions, and our answers."

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Climbing on board the accessibility train

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Your website is up and running but can everyone access it?

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Can Ubuntu Linux replace Windows Vista for consumers?

http://techlogg.com

Having tried both, neither operating system is perfect but there’s enough in Ubuntu to make a classy alternative.

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o3 magazine: How to build your own magazine with Scribus

http://www.o3magazine.com

Issue 9 of o3 magazine is now available. This issue looks at how to build your own professional magazine (digital or print) using Open Source tools. This is basically a step by step guide to how we build o3 magazine.

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How to Quit Windows and cope with Windows Withdrawal Syndrome

http://www.raiden.net

At the time when GNU/Linux was in its infancy and slowly growing, Microsoft intelligently and silently crept into our home computers. They launched consecutive series of successful Windows Operating Systems, sidelining other operating systems available at that time, and took over all market share.

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HP To Expand Effort On Linux PCs

http://www.crn.com

Hewlett-Packard, the world's Number 1 PC maker, will try selling pre-loaded Linux on PCs in several countries as it expands a test program -- evaluating a market that some competitors have already entered -- and moves its personal computer business into a new generation of form factors and functionality.

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Firefox 3 Secures Extensions

http://www.internetnews.com

Among the many reasons why Mozilla's Firefox browser has become popular is the fact that it's relatively easy to build and install add on extensions for it. That ease of extensibility however has a potential dark side to it.

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Getting Started With Linux

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Linux is hot again. In fact, there's never been a better time for Microsoft Windows users to give Linux a whirl.

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Top Tip: Best distro for me to learn Linux?

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Which Distro is the one to go with If one has never dabbled in Linux. Keeping in mind that once I do get the hang of it I can always upgrade to something more advanced. but for now I want to learn which would mean something that is more straight forward and easy to grasp.

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Stay In the Know With KDE's Kontact

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I used to switch between KDE's Kontact and GNOME's Evolution. But it's been a long time since I've looked back at the latter. I finally settled on Kontact to keep me in touch with the reality of my hectic daily schedule. See how you can keep up...

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FreeFox: Internet Connection in GNU/Linux through Mobile devices

http://freefolks.blogspot.com

A step by step guide which can help you to configure Internet connection in Linux desktop using GPRS Mobile phone as modem.

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SUPERGUIDE: The Open Source Challenge. How to replace Windows completely with Ubuntu.

http://apcmag.com

We all know how far open source software has progressed, but has it come so far to not only challenge Windows, but replace it? Can you really install Linux and open source software in place of Windows, and want for nothing?

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Toying With gNewSense-KDE

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I gave gNewSense a spin this weekend. It's mostly a good experience, but I am sticking with Debian for now. Here's why.

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ReactOS – the open-source Windows 2000/XP alternative?

http://www.techlogg.com

The idea of an open-source operating system that is designed to be 100% compatible with Windows XP and Windows 2000 is something new and has the potential to straddle the divide between consumer friendly and open-source. And that’s what ReactOS is aiming to do.

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Using KVocTrain to Build Your Foreign Language Vocabulary

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I decided to take up learning a little German, and yes, primarily for the fun of it. I got one of those CD-based audio courses, which is pretty helpful. Still, sometimes you just need a simple way to practice your vocabulary to augment the audio course. Introducing KVocTrain, the KDE vocabulary trainer, which is useful for more than just learning another language.

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