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Beer can keyboards, the next big thing?view story

http://www.itwire.com – Written by: David Swan | Published in: Home ITUsing the computer just got a whole lot tastier, thanks to a new innovation from three creative Romanians. (IT news)

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Homestuck Adventure Game On Kickstarterview story

http://linuxgamingnews.org – Homestuck Adventure Game is a spinoff of  Homestuck which is an illustrated, semi-animated story on the internet that is an extensive parody of video games, most notably classic adventure games. Homestuck Adventure Game structure is very open, which suits a highly exploratory piece of freeform media with a huge cast and many silly tangents. (Distributions)

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Sound Problem Ubuntu 12.04, 5.1 Center and Subwoofer swappedview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, Well I installed Ubuntu a couple of days ago and, first I had no audio, but solved it with Alsa-mixer. Now I play the sound test, I try with center and plays it with subwoofer, and viceversa. I saw somewhere that with this command (gksu gedit /usr/share/pulseaudio/alsa-mixer/profile-sets/default.conf) I can swap the channels editing the text. (Hardware)

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Go Deep: The Value of Vertical Knowledgeview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – There are literally thousands of technology service providers and resellers offering basically the same stuff, making it extremely challenging to distinguish their services and really stand out. It’s not for lack of trying. I’ve seen some well-intentioned tactics: funny ads, clever graphics, pages and pages of product information. But it’s not about working harder. It’s about working differently. (IT news)

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XnConvert – Dead Simple Cross-Platform Batch Image Processing [Windows, Mac & Linux]view story

http://www.makeuseof.com – Writing for MakeUseOf means that, as an author, I get through a lot of coffee, a lot of software and a lot of screenshots. (General)

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Trailer Time: Gruesome takedowns in Dishonoredview story

http://www.itwire.com – Written by: Mike Bantick | Published in: EntertainmentMaybe the spelling is not so great for our traditional English roots, but Dishonored certainly looks to have the goods when it comes to creative ways to take down enemies. Bethesda has released new gameplay footage from the soon to be released Dishonored.In ‘Creative Kills’ the video showcases just a few of the ways that you can eliminate&nbsp (IT news)

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Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter Issue 278view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Welcome to the Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter, Issue 278 for the week August 6 - 12, 2012. Links to UWN Wiki page: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UbuntuWeeklyNewsletter/Issue278 In This Issue Announcing the Ubuntu App Showdown winners Welcome New Members Ubuntu Stats The State of the LoCo Resources for Ubuntu LoCos Free Official Ubuntu Book For Approved LoCo Teams San Francisco Ubuntu Hour and Debian Di (Hardware)

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Questverse On IndieGoGo – Freed If Funded !view story

http://linuxgamingnews.org – Luiz Felipe Pereira contacted me about his game in development named Questverse ,and he is currently trying to raise funds on Indiegogo. This game was being worked on for one year now and the (solo) developer uses free/open source tools to create the game. If the Indiegogo campaign will succeed the game will be released for all under the GPL and Creative Commons.   Questverse is a comedy, an (Distributions)

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Contest: Win one of seven Cruzer Lite TPU Cases! [4 Galaxy S III and 3 AT&T HTC One X]view story

http://www.talkandroid.com –   Time for another Cruzer Lite contest guys! I would first like to thank Scotty Brown and Cruzer Lite for providing us some cases to give away to you guys. What’s up for grabs? We have a  total of 7 cases to give away, 4 for the Samsung Galaxy S III and 3 for AT&T’s HTC One X. All you have to do is visit our forums post and tell me why you think you need a free Cruzer Lite case. (IT news)

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Nvidia Quadro Mobile GPUs Feature Kepler Architectureview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Processor manufacturer Nvidia unveiled a line of Quadro Mobile graphical processing units (GPUs) for high-performance notebooks and aimed at engineers, industrial designers, animators, and film and video editors who required a high degree of mobility. PC makers like Hewlett-Packard (NYSE: HPQ), Dell (NASDAQ: DELL), Lenovo and Fujitsu are lining up to embrace the GPUs. (IT news)