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The Mint Newsletter – issue 94

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http://www.linuxmint.com – * News about Mint Preparations for the next version of Mint, Helena, is going on A new mintInstall has been presented in the blog – here, here and here A new Mint KDE logo has been selected * News about Linux Good News, id Tech 5 Is Likely Coming To Linux (gaming engine for Rage and Doom) GNOME 2.28 Released ARM Joins The Linux Foundation Virtualization Leader Citrix Joins The Linux Foundation Ubuntu 10.04 : The Lucid Lynx. Shuttleworth says it won’t stink Red Hat Reports Strong Second Quarter Results Stallman says Miguel de Icaza is basically a traitor The latest news about the kernel is always found here * News about Open Source Nokia has packaged KOffice for Maemo 5 environment (cell phones) Firefox With WebGL Brings Powerful 3-D Graphics to the Web * News about IT France Passes Tough Internet Piracy Bill (the toughest?) Microsoft sues scareware scammers New FCC “Net Neutrality” Rules Google Chrome Frame an open source plug-in that brings HTML5 and other open web technologies to Internet Explorer Dell to pay $4 million in fraud case Dell to buy Perot Systems for $3.9 billion Palm Ditches Windows Mobile Hacker Forum Got Hacked Earn 43 cents every time you infect a Mac Cisco addresses 12 individual vulnerabilities * Hardware news * Other news * Comic of the week Credit goes to xkcd * More about Linux Mint How to donate Home page Blog The planet Wiki Forum Twitter Mintcast * Editors comment As always – if you find something I’ve missed in the newsletter please tell me – you can post a comment. I have been working long hours lately and there’s a lot to do in the forum so this edition is much delayed Enjoy life Husse (Distributions)