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TrueCrypt Tutorial: Truly Portable Data Encryption

http://polishlinux.org

TrueCrypt is free software that encrypts data “on-the-fly”. You can create an encrypted hard drive, a separate partition or a directory. TrueCrypt is portable -- it works on GNU/Linux and Windows. Worried about losing your valuable data when your laptop gets stolen? Don't wait and encrypt your data now!

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PCLinuxOS 2007 installation review and first impressions

http://alternativenayk.wordpress.com

Never have I had such an incident free installation procedure before. Really! I’m not joking. There’s literally nothing much (in terms of problems) to report. My installation of PCLinuxOS 2007 was simple and error free.

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Web controls are ugly in Firefox! And how to fix them

http://osnovice.blogspot.com

For some reason, web controls are rather ugly in Firefox when it is run under Linux (I am talking about running Firefox under Ubuntu Linux 7.04, Feisty Fawn and Gnome). It is particularly the case with radio buttons. Fortunately there is a fix for this issue.

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Security Report: Windows vs GNU/Linux

http://www.theregister.co.uk

A well-researched article that answers many questions.

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Mark Shuttleworth Talks Dell, Hardware, Ubuntu 7.10 and More

http://www.phoronix.com

In addition to Ubuntu he also established HBD Venture Capital and is involved with several other free software projects. Earlier today we had spoke with Mark Shuttleworth to discuss the latest happenings in the Ubuntu world including Dell shipping Ubuntu PCs, getting open-source drivers from hardware vendors, and what is coming down the road for Ubuntu.

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Ubuntu 7.04 Wins a "100 Best Products of 2007 Award" from PC World

http://www.ubuntu.com

"LONDON, May 23, 2007 – Ubuntu 7.04, commercially sponsored by Canonical Ltd., was honored by PC World with a 100 Best Products of 2007 Award. The article is available now on PCWorld.com, and will also be featured in the July 2007 issue of PC World, which hits newsstands June 12."

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New Gentoo 2007.0 Release Gets Mixed Review

http://distrocenter.linux.com

Gentoo's recently released version 2007.0 gets a fair-to-middling review from Linux.com.

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