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on 03/28/2010 – Made popular on 03/28/2010
Ad company Adiant says that it has acquired a number of assets from MarchEx, including the cost-per-click ad network formerly known as IndustryBrains (which MarchEx acquired nearly a decade ago).
Adiant CEO Ash Nashed said this should help his company’s ad network Adblade expand into financial publishing.
Ubuntu was the distribution that shot to fame not only because of its simplicity to use and install, but also because of it's Free CD project. However, Canonical has now decided to stop it's Free-for-all offering and will now offer free CDs only to those who are in need of it.
x264, the free software library for encoding video streams into H.264/MPEG-4 AVC formats, has now gained the capability to generate Blue-ray compliant videos. Because of x264's high compression feature, it is even possible to author Blue-ray videos on dual or single layer DVDs.
To commemorate the 40th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Mission, NASA has released the source code of the software for the Apollo Guidance Computer, that helped man set foot on Moon, under the GNU GPLv2 license.
Just a short Tutorial today. It’s surprising how many people do not know this. To change the hostname under Linux, open a terminal window. Type the following code.
sudo nano /etc/hosts
and change the text to your new hostname. Changes will take effect on Restart.