KDE Commit Digest for 3 April 2011view story

http://dot.kde.org – In this week's KDE Commit-Digest: Initial implementation of new shadows in KWin Bugfixing and feature work throughout Calligra, including further work supporting missing MS Office 2003 autoshapes, improved support for DOC, DOCX, and ODF file formats, a new EPUB-ODF import filter, and work on an initial Modern Menu implementation and a new map widget in Kexi Improved support for 3G connections in (Software)

Customize Ubuntu10.04/10.10/11.04 Login Screen appearance via SLiM Login Managerview story

http://ubuntuguide.net – Since Ubuntu 9.10, installing new login screen themes or changing the login window appearances is not as easy as before. (HowTos)

Mandriva Enterprise Server 5.2view story

http://blog.mandriva.com – Mandriva announces its new Mandriva Enterprise Server 5.2, the Linux server simple and innovative. This new release expands hardware support and enhances the selection of software for even greater reliability and easier use. (General)

KDE Software Powers New Consumer-Oriented Computerview story

http://dot.kde.org – Xompu (website in German - some basic information in English) is a new German company whose goal is to provide an easy-to-use complete computer, backed up by service support. Xompu released their computer a few weeks ago. And guess what? (Software)

Gallium3D OpenCL May Finally Get Some Needed Loveview story

http://www.linux.com – It was in early 2009 when we heard that OpenCL and OpenGL 3.1 state trackers would be here hopefully soon for Gallium3D. Well, nearly two years later, neither state tracker has yet to emerge. There's no OpenGL 3.x state tracker in development and core Mesa only has limited support for... (Hardware)

Development Release of Slackware 13.37 is out.view story

http://www.linux.com – As of right now, the development release of slackware 13.37 is out for testing. You can download both the 64bit and 32bit ISOs from distrowatch.com and try them out. It is using the latest kernel. This should support newer hardware.Recommendation, install the 32bit system rather then using the 64bit version. (General)

KDE Commit-Digest for 20 March 2011view story

http://dot.kde.org – In this week's KDE Commit-Digest: Commands can now be entered as bookmarks in Konsole, along with general bugfixing Bugfixes and work throughout Calligra including an improved freehand tool, further improvements to the importing of MS Office files, and improved support for rotated shapes Start page improvements in Plasmate read more (Software)

Hotot – Lightweight Twitter Client for Ubuntu Linux(Support Chrome Browser)view story

http://ubuntuguide.net – Hotot, is a lightweight & open source microblogging software, coding using Python language and designed for Linux. It depends less but supports more. (HowTos)

Linux Backup Software – Choosing Among the Bestview story

http://linux.bihlman.com – Linux Backup Software – Choosing Among the Best By Jes B Today, Linux is one of the well known operating systems that are widely used by a lot of people. Its backup software is also the best seller among all their products. In using this product, you need to be technically knowledgeable especially in Unix. (General)

NBN Co plans to build its own OSS/BSSview story

http://www.itwire.com – After initially saying it would like to pick a single vendor to supply the operational support system/business support system (OSS/BSS) for the National Broadband Network NBN Co says it does not believe it can buy what it needs and intends to build its own system. (IT news)