Dropbox backup?view story

http://androidforums.com – Can I backup upload rom backups and/or my titanium backup (free) folder from my SD card to dropbox? I am loosing space on my SD card and I'm thinking of resetting everything and starting over. Just don't want to lose all my app data and rom settings. (General)

Ubuntu: An Absolute Beginners Guide (PDF Guide)view story

http://www.debianadmin.com – Ubuntu is a free, open-source computer operating system with 20 million users worldwide. This 30 page guide was written for beginners and will tell you everything you need to know about the Ubuntu experience. (Distributions)

How to select folders to sync in UbuntuOne?view story

http://askubuntu.com – Can I selectivly select what folders I want to sync in Ubuntu One? If so how? Currently I created a symlink from Ubuntu One folder to the folder I want to share? That will not waste space right (duplicate data), but I suppose Ubuntu One is supposed to be better integrated with Dropbox and I should not need to do this? (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Dropbox Sync General Questionview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I recently installed Ubuntu(Oneiric) with Wubi allocating about 20 GB of space to the virtual disk.I have three partitions in my hard disk C,D and E.My windows is stored in C drive while my Ubuntu is installed in the D Drive. I am a user of Dropbox and currently my files are synced to the Dropbox folder in my documents in C Drive.I am afraid that if I install Dropbox in Ubuntu,it will unnecessari (Hardware)

How do I restore default menu/top panel text color in Gnome Classic?view story

http://askubuntu.com – The default color in my top panel has changed from white to a very dark grey, making my menus virtually unreadable against the black of the Ambiance theme. This includes even the login screen menu. I used Gnome Tweak to change the theme to Adwaita, but while some text has gone light grey (e.g. Date/Time), the login menu text remains dark grey, as do most icons (e.g. (HowTos)

On the fly file search in gnome 3?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I recently switched to Gnome 3 (on Onereic 11.10). I used to be a big fan of gnome-do (on Gnome 2), where I heavily used the "files and folders"-plugin. This allows to configure a list of files and folder to be searched on the fly while typing. E.g. starting to type "timesheet" opens "timesheet_2011.ods" from my dropbox account... I can't seem to find anything like this in Gnome 3. (HowTos)

how can a makefile detect whether a command is available in the local machine?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I began to use org-mode for planning out my tasks in GTD-style system. Putting every org files in a directory of a Dropbox folder, I run emacs to edit / manage these files from three different local machines: Cygwin, Mac OS X, and Debian. As I also use MobileOrg to access these org files from my iPad, a checksums.dat file must be kept up-to-date when any changes are made. (HowTos)

[ubuntu] sync google docs with ubuntu file system?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Does anyone know if a similar application to Dropbox's integration with nautilus exists for Google Docs? (Hardware)

[lubuntu] Various performance problemsview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I'd value advice re where/how to start troubleshooting an old, self-built desktop (3ghz P4, 2gb ram, 4 x hdds IDE/SATA mix. Wired ethernet connection to neufbox broadband modem/router (I'm in France.)). I have WinXPsp3 & Ubuntu 11.10 dual booting on C/sda. Fairly recently updated to U11.10 from 10.04. Certainly all good before that. (Hardware)

Sync Files with bitpocketview story

http://www.linux-magazine.com – bitpocket may not rival dedicated file syncing services like Dropbox or Wuala, but this neat tool has a few important advantages. For starters the entire solution consists of a single Bash script which uses the good old rsync tool to perform its syncing magic. (Distributions)