KDE Applet for Frequent Flyers

Aug 27, 2009

We know by sitting strapped in our seats that all electronic devices are required to be shut off during startoffs and landings. But during longer flights it's no problem working on your notebook -- as long as WLAN, Bluetooth and 3G devices are nixed.

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Synctool 4.0 Fine Tunes Cluster Configuration

Aug 27, 2009

Synctool, a configuration managemment tool that synchronizes computer clusters, is available in a new 4.0 version. The software underwent some internal rework and picks up new features.

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FSF and GNOME Calling Women of Community

Aug 26, 2009

The Free Software Foundation (FSF) and the GNOME Foundation are targeting higher women's participation in the community. The first step is a "mini-summit" on "Women in Free Software."

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Thursday is Feature-Freeze for Ubuntu 9.10

Aug 25, 2009

Whoever wants their favorite features integrated into Karmic Koala will have to hurry. From Thursday, the impending Ubuntu will accept no more changes.

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SVG Web: Google Brings SVG Support to Internet Explorer

Aug 25, 2009

Microsoft is a true master when it comes to ignoring Web standards. Thanks to Google, that could now change in terms of the SVG vector graphics format.

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Linux Moves Ahead in Smartphone Markets

Aug 24, 2009

New studies have shown Windows Mobile to have around a 10% share of the smartphone market. Now Samsung wants to migrate its phones to a Linux system.

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2 + 8 = Glass: Android Desktop Phone Seeking Market Entry

Aug 24, 2009

The Android based, VoIP-capable Glass phone with a chip each for operating system and telephony plus an 8" touchscreen is supposed to welcome a new era in business telephony.

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IDC: Linux Growing into Billion-Dollar Market

Aug 20, 2009

Market researcher IDC predicts that Linux will continue steady growth over the next five years, reaching into the billions of dollars in 2012.

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