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30 Terminal Emulators for Linux

http://www.tuxarena.com

Terminal emulators, also called console or terminal applications, are programs which facilitate access to the shell, and usually offer user-friendly features like profiles, scrollback history, backgrounds and transparency effects, font configuration, tabs, mouse support and so on.

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Created by Chris7mas 17 weeks 1 day ago
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12 Completely Free, Open-Source Linux Games

http://www.tuxarena.com

The overview includes only games which are completely free, with a permissive license for both the code and their content. I could not include here games like Urban Terror or Warsow, since their assets are not free, nor Steam games.

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Created by Chris7mas 19 weeks 3 days ago
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KPrinter available for KDE 4

http://liquidat.wordpress.com

One of the missing features of KDE 4 compared to KDE 3 was the not longer available KPrinter, a tool to print Postscript documents even out of non-KDE programs.

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Created by liquidat 20 weeks 4 days ago
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First look at cockpit, a web based server management interface

http://liquidat.wordpress.com

Only recently the Cockpit project was launched, aiming at providing a web based management interface for various servers. It already leaves an interesting impression for simple management tasks – and the design is actually well done.

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Created by liquidat 21 weeks 3 days ago
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Konnichiwa! - a new free WordPress plugin for membership sites

http://namaste-lms.org

The space is crowded with membership plugins, why a new one? Perhaps you can just go and check, this is the quickest start I have seen so far.

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Created by prasunsen 23 weeks 4 days ago
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KDE Releases Applications and Development Platform 4.12

http://dot.kde.org

The KDE Community is proud to announce the latest major updates to KDE software delivering new features and fixes. With Plasma Workspaces and the KDE Platform frozen and receiving only long term support, those teams are focusing on the technical transition to Frameworks 5. This release marks substantial improvements in the KDE PIM stack, giving much better performance and many new features.

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Created by JRepin 29 weeks 3 days ago
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How to Recover Accidentally Deleted Files

http://www.maketecheasier.com

You can’t always blame data loss on hardware failure. A clumsy user can be just as harmful. PhotoRec is a nifty little command-line based tool that can recover accidentally deleted files.

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Created by geekyBodhi 31 weeks 3 days ago
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MegaGlest 3.9.0 improves network performance

http://sourceforge.net

MegaGlest 3.9.0 was released a few days ago. The latest release of this free (as in liberty and in beer) multi-player real-time strategy game brings lots of new game assets such as nicer units models, animated game environments (tilesets) and several new maps. But most importantly cross-platform network games are now stable (no more "out of synch" errors between Linux and Windows).

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Created by tomreyn 31 weeks 6 days ago
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Use TurnKey Linux to Deploy And Manage Web Apps With Ease

http://www.maketecheasier.com

If you’ve installed network accessible software or web apps on a server, you know what a task it can be. That’s because these web apps require a lot of infrastructure software which might take you hours to put together. This is where Turnkey Linux shines.

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Created by geekyBodhi 31 weeks 6 days ago
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Organize Your Media Library From the Command Line

http://www.maketecheasier.com

Uber geeks can do everything from the command line. They can send emails, browse the web, write documents and even listen to music. And now with Beets, they can even manage their media library without logging into a graphical environment.

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Created by geekyBodhi 33 weeks 2 days ago
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Pear OS 8 – A Missed Opportunity?

http://www.maketecheasier.com

I love distros that try and mimic other OSes. They lessen the blow of using a new OS and encourage inexperienced users to take the plunge into Linux. In that respect, Pear OS 8 is a wonderful imitation of Mac OS X, but does a poor job of presenting the best of Linux.

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Created by geekyBodhi 33 weeks 3 days ago
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Emmabuntüs – A Distro Tailor-made For Refurbished Computers

http://www.maketecheasier.com

Just like its idiosyncratic name, if you look past the minor peculiarities of Emmabuntüs, you’ll discover a well put together distro that’ll even appeal to users beyond its intended user base.

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Created by geekyBodhi 36 weeks 4 days ago
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Create And Manage Encrypted Folders in Linux With encfs

http://tuxtweaks.com

There are times when you want certain information on your computer protected from prying eyes. One way to protect your information is to encrypt your home directory. However, that does not protect your information when you are logged on to your computer. encfs allows you to create an encrypted folder and then mount it as a user filesystem using FUSE.

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Created by Linerd 37 weeks 6 days ago
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10 Tetris Games for Linux

http://www.tuxarena.com

Here is an overview of 10 clones of the game after which a syndrome was named, some graphical and some running in a console. Hopefully you will find these useful (maybe while still watching out for the Tetris effect).

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Created by Chris7mas 40 weeks 5 days ago
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OLPC XO Tablet may hit Walmart shelves July 16

http://linuxgizmos.com

The One Laptop Per Child organization’s 7-inch, Android 4.2-powered “XO Tablet” will go on sale at Walmart stores in the U.S. next week. The device will initially be available exclusively at Walmart starting July 16, but will soon be offered by other prominent retailers in North and South America and Europe.

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Created by Superbowl H5N1 1 year 2 days ago
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