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Emacs Muse 3.20 released

http://blog.mwolson.org

"Emacs Muse 3.20 is now available. Emacs Muse is an authoring and publishing environment for Emacs. It simplifies the process of writing documents and publishing them to various output formats. One of the principal aims in the development of Muse is to make it very easy to produce good-looking, standards-compliant documents..."

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Interview With Netbook Master Marco Martin From the KDE Plasma Team

http://www.kdenews.org

A while ago, Giovanni Venturi interviewed Marco Martin for the Italian KDE website (so if you read Italian, please see there for the authentic version). For our Italian-challenged readers, we are pleased to present an English translation below.

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Created by vikash 7 years 25 weeks ago
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FSF and GNOME Calling Women of Community

http://www.linux-magazine.com

The Free Software Foundation (FSF) and the GNOME Foundation are targeting higher women's participation in the community. The first step is a "mini-summit" on "Women in Free Software."

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Eben Moglen: It's time to build a free social networking distribution

http://www.softwarefreedom.org

"A free software distribution is within our reach," SFLC Chairman Eben Moglen said in a talk about "Freedom in the Cloud" on February 2. "What we need is a really good web server that you can put in your pocket and plug in any place.

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Some things in Linux are hard. Get over it!

http://it.toolbox.com

In the continuing scuffles between the various operating system advocacy's there is a recurring argument against Linux that it is hard to use. I emphatically disagree. Using a configured Linux distribution is no different to using any other configured operating system.

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Created by australianrose 7 years 31 weeks ago
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Free Open Source Ajaxed MySQL Table Editor, easy to create admin pages.

http://guidesigner.net

Mysql Ajax Table Editor is an open source web application for easily editing MySQL tables & creating admin pages almost instantly.

Besides the standard “add, edit, copy, delete, view” functionality, records can be paged, searched & exported to CSV.

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Created by guidotnet 7 years 48 weeks ago
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Linux family tree, version 0.90

http://ianmurdock.com

I finally got around to finishing the first cut. Here, at last, is the Linux family tree, version 0.90.

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Stay away from OpenOffice.org until Oracle shows commitment, analyst says

http://www.computerworld.com

A European IT consulting firm is warning large enterprises and government entities not to deploy OpenOffice.org until Oracle Corp. shows proof that it will invest as heavily in the development of open-source productivity suite as project champion Sun Microsystems Inc. did.

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Created by gurpsmad 7 years 30 weeks ago
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[FSF] An appeal from Benjamin Mako Hill, technologist and author.

http://www.fsf.org

"...A strong free software movement focused on the principled issues of software freedom -- and a strong FSF in particular -- will determine what freedoms the next generation of computer users enjoy. At stake is no less than the next generation's autonomy. If you are not an FSF associate member, now is the time to become one..."

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The KDE 4 Journey

http://hnaik.blogspot.com

I still remember how eagerly I had waited for the KDE 4 release. I also remember how disappointed I was when it actually came out in January 2008. With that release, KDE lost one of its foremost advocates - Linus Torvalds, to its rival GNOME.

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Improvements in KDE’s Folderview

http://liquidat.wordpress.com

One of the most interesting new features in KDE 4.1 is the new Folderview plasmoid. With the release of KDE 4.1 Beta 2 several small improvements.

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Full Circle Magazine Issue 14 is Out

http://fullcirclemagazine.org

This month, we’re proud to introduce a new column, Command and Conquer. We’ll be taking a look at the command line and hopefully how to make it a little less scary for you.

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Interview with Warren Woodford - Founder of Mepis

http://howsoftwareisbuilt.com

In this interview we talk with Warren. In specific, we talk about:

* The origins of SimplyMEPIS
* Ubuntu’s role in the larger community
* Differences among distros from a developer perspective
* Corporate use of free versus for-fee Linux
* The Linux desktop and the future of client-side Linux
* Future directions of note: IPv6 and DNSSEC

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Created by robertdodd 8 years 35 weeks ago
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Saving the Planet with Linux

http://jdeeth.blogspot.com

This is supposed to be a political blog, but it's Linux Monday and that means it's time for a look at the politics of software. Nothing's a hotter issue these days, literally, than global warming, and today we'll see how Linux can save the planet.

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Created by missgeek 8 years 32 weeks ago
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Packing FOSS

http://www.dhanapalan.com

Just for a second, put yourself in the shoes of an average PC user. You use the software that came with your computer, plus perhaps some others that you downloaded, bought in a box or ‘borrowed’ from a friend.

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