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The Mint Newsletter - issue 87

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http://www.linuxmint.com – * News about Mint Linux Mint 7 x64 released! Upgrading from the RC is very simple (described in the blog post) mintCast episode 16 A little downtime on the repositories Interview: tech-no-media An interview with Clem following this review * News about Linux Linus Torvalds on 2.6.31 Multitouch for Linux - on Youtube The triumph of Linux as a supercomputer OS Canonical shut down Ubuntu Satanic Edition store The latest news about the kernel is always found here * News about Open Source * News about IT Thousands of sites using Joomla at risk Woman fined millions for music file-sharing in US Publishers: DOJ “focused on Google” in book settlement probe SHA1 almost cracked - you only need a supercomputer to crack it now Nine Ball attack strikes 40,000 Web sites Google to Try More Security on Gmail What’s New in Firefox 3.0.11 Researchers Build Anonymous, Browser-Based ‘Darknet’ Rumors that Steve Jobs had a liver transplant In issue 84 I reported that file sharing in Sweden dropped drastically after the Pirate Bay verdict and start of the IPRED directive It is now back on the same level as before -  link in Swedish Windows 7 to XP downgrade extended by a year Blogger: Windows 7 UAC Feature Still Vulnerable Microsoft gives up YouTube chase * 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. Enjoy life Husse (Distributions)