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More speakers on RailsConf Vegas

http://weblog.rubyonrails.org

"RailsConf is going down next week in Vegas. I’m sure it’s going to be a great show and can’t wait to get out there. A few of the presenters have been blogging about the presentations that they’re doing..." -- see also Rinari: Ruby on Rails Minor Mode for Emacs ;)

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The Bizarre Cathedral - 48

http://www.freesoftwaremagazine.com

Latest from the Bizarre Cathedral comic strip by mer and crimperman

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Creative Commons, We Have a Problem

http://opendotdotdot.blogspot.com

I'm a big fan of the Creative Commons movement. But it has a big problem: few people have heard of it.

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A note of improvement for ath5k

http://kmandla.wordpress.com

I like it when I can report something improving, as opposed to just making notes about things that don’t work.

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Worldwide Campaign: "My University offers me my Microsoft Windows ® License"

http://www.aful.org

« Many universities and engineering schools provide their students with a free Microsoft Windows ® license through a partner program with Microsoft. Yet, when students buy a new computer, they also pay for another (OEM) Microsoft Windows ® license included in the computer price.

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It's the eye of the beholder

http://it.toolbox.com

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. We all look at different operating systems through our own personally tinted shade of rose coloured glasses. What we see in an operating system may not be what another person can see.

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Linux is worth its weight in gold

http://it.toolbox.com

What is so special about the Linux name and why are so many companies and products using it? Was that name around before the advent of the Linux operating system? As far as I know Linux is a made up word of the combination of Linus and Tux, the founder and mascot of the operating system.

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Ubuntu sucks says Eeebuntu developer

http://www.itwire.com

The popular Ubuntu Linux distribution has received criticism from an unexpected corner and its ASUS Eee netbook users are likely to be left with an unworkable system.

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What’s in a Name? Linux, Ubuntu, Linux Ubuntu, or Ubuntu Linux?

http://daveshields.wordpress.com

I presented some thoughts on “Linux” and “GNU/Linux” in a recent post What’s in a name? GNU, Linux, or GNU/Linux?, trying to make the case to use “Linux” in preference to “GNU/Linux.”

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GNOME Foundation releases first quarterly report

http://www.h-online.com

The GNOME Foundation, which coordinates development of the GNOME platform, has announced the release of its first quarterly report.

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Should Ubuntu “Software-Store” Be Renamed?

http://d0od.blogspot.com

Ubuntu Karmic Koala will see the first step of the much heralded package-management replacement named “Software Store” – whose name has caused a lot of controversy within the Ubuntu Community.

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Linus Torvalds: 'Linux is bloated'

http://news.cnet.com

Linus Torvalds, founder of the Linux kernel, made a startling comment at LinuxCon in Portland, Ore., on Monday: "Linux is bloated." Has Linux failed?

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Looking a gift horse in the mouth.

http://it.toolbox.com

There are 10 types of software producers in the world. Yes, I know I used this joke before. There are those who produce software for money and those who produce software for free. Then there are the people who use that software.

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Created by tisha 8 years 43 weeks ago
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First KDialogue Is Now Open

http://dot.kde.org

Today, the KDE Community Forums, in collaboration with "People Behind KDE", have launched a new initiative to give the community an opportunity to get to know each other a bit closer: KDialogue.

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Join the Wireless Battle Mesh in Brussels

http://blog.freifunk.net

"HackerSpaceBrussels (HSB) announces the second Wireless Battle Mesh, which aims to test 3 popular WiFi routing protocols (OLSR, Batman and Babel), in Brussels on Saturday and Sunday 17-18 October 2009..."

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