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Linux Gaming

While surfing around seemingly at random, I ran into this site: http://live.linux-gamers.net This site essentially provides a live-type disc loaded with Linux and games that work with Linux, all for free and for our enjoyment. Although I already have Linux installed and as such am unlikely to just download and try this when I can […]

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Silverlight for Linux

After a very, very long time, the Linux Silverlight implementation is available to the public for release. Although just version 1 at this point, it’s at least something to dig into. The project goes under the name Moonlight and the homepage is http://www.mono-project.com/Moonlight. That page has a link to the actual download page for the […]

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Intrepid Ibex Released

The latest version of Ubuntu, version 8.10 Intrepid Ibex has been released. To check it out, click over to http://www.ubuntu.com. I’ll start working on my laptop today. Another interesting thing I saw: it looks like the PS3 is mentioned in the release notes. I’ll have to give that a try as well. A few other […]

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Scanning Fixed

I mentioned in a post several months ago that I had managed to get my printer to finally print properly while using Ubuntu. Since my printer is a printer-scanner-fax combo, I hadn’t bothered with the fax part until it actually became necessary for me to scan something. It turned out to be easier than expected. […]

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Watching TV Online

Throughout the year 2008, online entertainment has been gaining ground in regards to availability and quality. While a year ago there was very little quality online content available, these days you can find pretty much anything you’d like online. In fact, I predict that 2009 will be the year when online entertainment really takes off. […]

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