Silicon Valley Luminaries Got Grilled On The NSA At Disrupt, Here's How They Respondedview story

http://techcrunch.com – On Monday, TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington wrote that he would press the CEOs, VCs, and other Silicon Valley leaders who he was interviewing at TechCrunch Disrupt about the NSA scandal. “I’m scared of our government and I’m disgusted by what little Silicon Valley has done to fight it,” Arrington wrote. (IT news)

Audacity 2.0.4 Has Been Officially Releasedview story

http://news.softpedia.com – The fourth maintenance release of the Audacity software, a cross-platform and open source audio editor, has been officially released this past weekend, for Linux, Mac OS X and Windows operating systems. (IT news)

Turning Apple TV Into Ouroborosview story

http://techcrunch.com – Apple has been ‘pulling the string’ on the Apple TV for seven years now. Think about that one for a minute, it’s had a set-top box since before the iPhone. During that time, the landscape of online video entertainment has completely changed, largely as a result of the iPhone, iPad and iTunes Store. (IT news)

Move of binaries to /usr/bin queryview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – hilltownboy wrote:Question: can these been elimnated with no ill effect?Sure ... (HowTos)

Audacity 2.0.4 RC1 Introduces New Reverb Effectview story

http://news.softpedia.com – The first Release Candidate version of the upcoming Audacity 2.0.4 cross-platform audio editor was made available for download and testing for Linux, Mac OS X and Windows operating systems. What's new in Audacity 2.0.4 RC1? Well, this first Release Candidate introduces a brand-new "Reverb" effect based on the original "Freever... (read more) (IT news)

Problems with my web app and some older smart phonesview story

http://forums.androidcentral.com – Hi, I'm a web developer from Germany and my current problem is a web application I developed for one of our customers. The problem is not the code, this was verified, the code is ok. AND: It works on modern smart phones without any problems. Our customer uses older smart phones (Samsung Galaxy xcover). (HowTos)

Switching ATI/ATI hybrid graphics with fglrxview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Good morning,I'm running a HP Pavillon dm3-1010eg laptop with ATI/ATI hybrid graphics.For perfomance and power saving reasons I use fglrx instead of radeon.On boot, the integrated (low-perf) GPU is active, and I can't seem to switch to the dedicated one.$ lspci | grep VGA 01:05.0 VGA compatible controller: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (HowTos)

MusE: Transforming midi foot controller programs to toggled CC valuesview story

http://linux-audio.4202.n7.nabble.com – This may be of interest to anyone who has a midi foot controller which  only sends out program change messages, who also has an effects unit or SW  which can map CC to effect parameters/bypass/etc, and who has a desire to use  the foot switches like a regular 'stomp box chain' for *TOGGLED* control of  individual effects. MusE's "Midi Input Transformator" plugin no (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Problem with software center and updates.view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I've recently started having a couple of problems. When I go to software center and select something to download, it never shows the reviews, it's just like it's endlessly loading. It doesn't seem to effect downloading and installing software but I like to read the reviews sometimes. The second problem is that Ubuntu seemed to regularly update until a couple of weeks ago, it seemed to just stop. (Hardware)

LXer: 22 Years Later, The Linux And Open Source "Cancer" Is Wonderfully Benignview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Published at LXer: Twenty-two years ago Linux was born as a "(free) operating system" that founder Linus Torvalds was quick to downplay as "just a hobby" that wouldn't "be big and professional." My, but how times have changed. So much so that Linux now dominates mobile (Android), servers and cloud. (HowTos)