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KDE4 overtaking GNOME in terms of usability?

http://www.nuxified.org

Whereas GNOME so far made sacrifices to flexibility and power in order to improve usability KDE4 is succeeding in having its cake and eating it too. They merge flexibility with ingenious design to create a desktop environment in which having lots of options to choose from doesn't impair the ease of use and in some cases actually aids it."

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NAS Performance Comparison: Windows Server vs. Linux vs. OpenSolaris

http://flexense.com

The purpose of the benchmark is to compare the performance of NAS software bundled with server operating systems on an identical hardware platform using a highly diversified set of file read, write, search, analysis and delete operations.

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Created by jeff2007 14 years 28 weeks ago – Made popular 14 years 28 weeks ago
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Is the Linux Desktop Too Much Like Windows, Mac OS X?

http://www.osnews.com

A complaint you hear quite often is that the Linux desktop environments, which mostly refers to KDE and GNOME, are trying too hard to be like Windows and Mac OS X.

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Created by partytime 14 years 34 weeks ago – Made popular 14 years 34 weeks ago
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Negative campaign, positive campaign: Windows 7 Sins vs get GNU/Linux

http://asqueados.campanilla.net

[Windows7Sins] has received too a lot of negative criticism, thought, centered in an idea somewhat similar to the one I exposed in the beginning: “We must center on the good things free software can offer, instead of the enemy’s bad points”.

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Linux vs Windows 7

http://www.tuxradar.com

It's something of a tradition that we pit the latest version of Windows against our trusty old operating system. This isn't because we want to raise the profile of Windows, or ignite further flamewars on which is better or worse. It's about understanding the market and understanding the competition.

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Created by Ipela 14 years 35 weeks ago – Made popular 14 years 35 weeks ago
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Taking Microsoft to Task Over IE8 ‘Myths’

http://www.webmonkey.com

"Microsoft recently launched a campaign promoting its Internet Explorer 8 browser, making some bold claims about IE8’s capabilities." This article shows the browser comparison chart MS has created but with lots of changes added in red. Humorous!

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Created by Jimbob 14 years 41 weeks ago – Made popular 14 years 41 weeks ago
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Fight Club: Windows 7 vs Mandriva 2009.1

http://www.linuxforu.com

The war has begun. Quite literally. We laid our hands on the RC (release candidate) available for free on Microsoft’s website, and took it for a spin against Mandriva 2009.1 Spring. Who won? The results are most surprising!

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Qt vs. GTK: Konqueror, Arora, Firefox, Midori, Epiphany

http://celettu.wordpress.com

I’ve mentioned a couple of times that, at least in my opinion, KDE is losing out to GNOME because there simply aren’t as many Qt applications as GTK ones. This is the second in a series of articles comparing different kind of applications.

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Created by dogbiter 14 years 47 weeks ago – Made popular 14 years 47 weeks ago
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OpenSolaris vs. Linux Kernel Benchmarks

http://www.phoronix.com

We are back with more operating system benchmarks today, but this time we are comparing the performance of the Linux and Sun OpenSolaris kernels.

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Created by yantramosi 14 years 49 weeks ago – Made popular 14 years 49 weeks ago
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Ubuntu, Now More Popular than Windows XP!

http://www.junauza.com

Ubuntu has finally eclipsed Windows XP in terms of popularity. -- This is according to the most recent data from Google Trends. You may say that Windows XP is too old that’s why it’s loosing its appeal and is going downhill. So how about we will compare Ubuntu with the most recent Windows Vista. Or with the upcoming Windows 7.

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Created by binarycanary 14 years 51 weeks ago – Made popular 14 years 51 weeks ago
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The difference between Linux and Windows

http://blogs.computerworld.com

As Windows 7, Ubuntu 9.04 and Fedora 11 all approach their launch dates, I've been thinking about the differences in how they're created and released.

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Faceoff: PCLOS 2009.1 vs LinuxMint KDE CE 6

http://teqnix.blogspot.com

In the past few days, I was lucky to be able to test drive two wonderful Linux distributions that both promises to work "out of the box" -- PCLinuxOS 2009.1 and LinuxMint 6.

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Created by iamspam 15 years 1 week ago – Made popular 15 years 1 week ago
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Windows 7, Mac OS X and Ubuntu: A Tale of Three Operating Systems

http://www.technovia.co.uk

In a couple of weeks I’ll be switching my main computer back to Ubuntu from Windows 7. But the reason isn’t exasperation with Windows 7, and it’s not one that should give Mac fans hoping that the new Microsoft OS will be a failure any kind of comfort.

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Created by spambot 15 years 2 weeks ago – Made popular 15 years 1 week ago
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Windows 7 - could have been called Vista SE

http://izanbardprince.wordpress.com

Occasionally I go nuts and decide to see if the people at Microsoft have aped anything good from OS X or Linux, or gotten it right if they did. With all the hubbub about Windows 7, I decided to give it a try, and I was less than amused.

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Created by jeff2007 15 years 2 weeks ago – Made popular 15 years 2 weeks ago
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Mercurial vs Git

http://rg03.wordpress.com

There are many blog posts and articles all over the Internet providing comparissons between Git and Mercurial. Most of them only briefly describe the main differences and then try to decide which one is better. However, I didn’t find many articles explaining the differences in detail.

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Created by brian1977 15 years 2 weeks ago – Made popular 15 years 2 weeks ago
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