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Discovery and STS-131 prepare to launchview story

http://www.itwire.com – The countdown for the space shuttle Discovery and its STS-131 crew began at 3 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time at the Kennedy Space Center for its April 5, 2010 launch to the International Space Station.   (IT news)

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More On The Gene Patent Ruling: What Happens Nextview story

http://linuxo.com – Techdirt: "The big news yesterday, of course, was the district court ruling that found that genes were unpatentable. The full decision was over 150 pages, so I wanted to spend some time reading through it" (General)

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Linux Desktop Evolves with GNOME 2.30view story

http://linuxo.com – Linux Planet: "The open source desktop world got a boost this week with the release of GNOME 2.30 -- the latest incarnation of one of the leading open source desktop GUIs that's a part of nearly every major Linux distribution." (General)

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Build Web applications with HTML 5view story

http://linuxo.com – IBM Developerworks: "In this article, learn how to detect which capabilities are present and how to take advantage of those features in your application. Explore powerful HTML 5 features such as multi-threading, geolocation, embedded databases, and embedded video." (General)

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Windows 7 vs. Ubuntu 10.04 Beta 1view story

http://linuxo.com – the linux experience: "So I recently decided I wanted to find out more about Windows 7, have the opportunity to form an opinion about it. Having mostly heard good things, I wanted to give it a try and find out if the guys at Redmond finally got it right." (General)

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Install Brand New VLC 1.0.3 Media Player in Ubuntu in 2 Easy Stepsview story

http://linuxo.com – Tech Drive-in: "VLC is among the most sought after media player application in Ubuntu and we had already featured VLC Media Player in our post describing Top 5 must have multimedia applications for Ubuntu." (General)

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Gtk-WARNING **: cannot open display: ??view story

https://www.centos.org – Not without more information. What GUI are you running? Are you on the local console? Is the user running the Java app the same user who is logged into the GUI?Welcome to the CentOS f... [by pschaff] (Distributions)

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posix authentication - missing groupsview story

https://www.centos.org – Hi all,I'm using fedora directory server as authentication server for my network. I'veconfigured the environment so that linux gets users and groups information from the ldap... [by batstru] (Distributions)

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MicroOLAP Database Designer for PostgreSQL with enhanced WineHQ support releasedview story

http://www.wine-reviews.net – MicroOLAP Database Designer for PostgreSQL is an easy CASE tool with intuitive graphical interface allowing you to build a clear and effective database structure visually, see the complete picture (diagram) representing all the tables, references between them, views, stored procedures and other objects. (Software)

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Mozilla's State of the Internet Report on Firefoxview story

http://redir.internet.com – The report from open source vendor Mozilla includes plenty of insights into where Firefox is used. Guess where Firefox has an 80 percent share of the browser market? (General)

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[ubuntu] New Laptop Time! Recommendations?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hey, I have a bunch of friends who's hard-drives have crashed and they've been up a creek. My current Laptop (a MacBook with Ubuntu 9.10) is about four years old now, and I figured it might be nice to get a new one before it craps out.:P (Hardware)

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[ubuntu] any problems expected with this laptop?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, I found this new laptop on the internet and willing to buy one. But for me it is very important it works out of the box with ubuntu. (no worries after everything is messed up ;) Can you experts have a look at it, and should there be problems expected in 9.10 or 10.4 ? Many thanks in advance! spec's: (Hardware)