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Ubuntu guy has a Dell T-shirt

http://www.ubuntu.com

Anyone notice that the Ubuntu guy has a Dell logo on his T-Shirt? Wow!

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300+ Easily Installed Free Fonts for Ubuntu

http://ubuntu.wordpress.com

Ubuntu offers a lot of fonts, in addition to the defaults installed, and the Microsoft msttcorefonts package, in its repositories. All these fonts mentioned here are provided as packages, which can easily installed using command line tools like apt-get or using Synaptic.

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Fedora Project gets a web face lift

http://fedoraproject.org

The Fedora Project has gotten a new look prior to the Fedora 7 launch. Take a look to learn more about the OS and how developers, writers and artists can contribute to Fedora.

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Fedora 7 released

http://arstechnica.com

Fedora 7, the latest version of the popular community-driven GNU/Linux distribution sponsored by Red Hat, was released this morning. This is the first Fedora release to incorporate and unify both the Core and Extra platform components, thus obviating the need for the traditional inclusion of the word "Core" in the distribution's name.

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Lifehacker Top 10: Top 10 Ubuntu applications

http://lifehacker.com

Today we've chosen our favorite ten Ubuntu software applications that are exclusive to GNU/Linux. Add them to your Ubuntu desktop to make your install pop.

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Setting Up A Feature-Rich Desktop With Fedora 7

http://www.howtoforge.com

This guide shows how you can set up a Fedora 7 desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e. that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on their Windows desktops. The benefits: a secure system without DRM restrictions working even on old hardware, and the best is: all software comes free of charge.

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Comparing GNU/Linux and FreeBSD

http://www.freesoftwaremagazine.com

GNU/Linux is the most popular operating system built with free/open source software. However, it is not the only one: FreeBSD is also becoming popular for its stability, robustness and security. In this article, I’ll take a look at their similarities and differences.

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Ubuntu Media Center will use Elisa

http://elisa.fluendo.com

The Ubuntu Media Center project chose Elisa as their core infrastructure to push the free sofware media center effort forward.

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Firefox Companion for eBay now available in Beta

http://en-gb.www.mozilla.com

This is not an extension, but a full firefox download specially customised for use with eBay, but it is beta so be careful. It includes features such as auction alerts from within the browser, Account Guard feature re PayPal and eBay searches from the sidebar.

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With RHEL 5, Red Hat goes to bat for SELinux

http://searchenterpriselinux.techtarget.com

IT managers that want to secure their Linux environments and keep things running smoothly have a very powerful tool at their disposal: Security Enhanced Linux, or SELinux, an implementation of mandatory access controls originally developed by the National Security Agency (NSA) and integrated in to most mainstream Linux distributions.

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Linux Mint 3.0 Cassandra - A Review

http://shiftbackspace.com

A review of the recent full-release of Linux Mint 3.0 Cassandra. Focusing more on what Mint provides "out-of-the-box" rather than the capabilities of any Linux distribution.

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Azureus - Java BitTorrent Client in Ubuntu

http://www.ubuntugeek.com

Azureus offers multiple torrent downloads, queuing/priority systems (on torrents and files), start/stop seeding options and instant access to numerous pieces of information about your torrents. Azureus now features an embedded tracker easily set up and ready to use.

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The easy to install Gentoo with bling-bling. No, the other one!

http://www.packtpub.com

Gentoo is a source-based Linux distribution that helps users put together a streamlined custom system. But Linux users spoiled by the see-before-you-try Live CDs would often shy from Gentoo. Then along came Kororaa. Kororaa's package selection not only makes it an all-round Linux desktop, but has also ruffled feathers of Linux kernel developers.

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Mozilla plugs Thunderbird security hole

http://www.desktoplinux.com

Mozilla has had a tough week. Yesterday they fixed a security problem in Thunderbird by releasing version 1.5.0.12 late yesterday. This followed on the heels of updates to Firefox, to a Firefox Google toolbar extension, and to the SeaMonkey web application suite -- all within the last six days.

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How to install PURE GNOME/KDE/Xfce NOT {U,K,X}buntu on Ubuntu

http://csmonkey.com

This is how you can install GNOME, KDE, or Xfce on Ubuntu. This is NOT like installing Ubuntu, Kubuntu, or Xubuntu.

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