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Network Security: Three open-source optionsview story

http://linuxo.com – CSO Online: "Free and open-source software (FOSS) is everywhere. Its offerings span far and wide in the technology industry. The networking space is an excellent example of FOSS, with feature-packed firewalls, routers, VPNs and even UTMs, for nearly every need." (General)

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Firefox Friday Five: Encrypt the Web, Firefox on the iPhone, and a few tricks!view story

http://www.downloadsquad.com – Filed under: Features, Mozilla, Browsers (General)

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Finding the Right PHP Developerview story

http://linux.bihlman.com – Finding the Right PHP Developer By Josek Morin (General)

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Google turns on public links for Docs, or: 1GB of free, high-speed cloud storageview story

http://www.downloadsquad.com – Filed under: Internet, Google, web 2.0 (General)

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Norwegian Free Software Center Opposes Government Pro-FOSS Policyview story

http://www.linux-magazine.com – You would think that the Norwegian Free Software Center would support a pro-free software policy. So why is it against the idea? (Distributions)

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Open Source Multimedia Tools Make Sweet Musicview story

http://www.linux.com – Forty years ago I was enraptured by the ability to control a machine using software logic, which diverted me from electrical engineering to software development. Somewhere along the line I realized that developing software for software's sake is not very useful, as I recognized that not everyone had the same fascination for computers and computing that I did. (Software)

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When It Comes to Security, Openness Isn't Always a Virtue - Rebuttalsview story

http://www.linuxinsider.com – It's hard to imagine a topic more central to the argument for or against free and open source software than security. Hardly a day goes by without news of some fresh exploit in the Windows environment, after all -- but what about Linux and other open software? Can they do better? (General)

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Review: Blurview story

http://www.itwire.com – Let’s start with the bottom line, yes, Blur is Mario Kart dressed in more adult clothing, but this fact makes it no less enjoyable.  Blur is a guilt-free joy-ride full of real-world cars, in real-world environments racing in surreal events. (IT news)

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7 Free, Open Source Tomes For Your Edificationview story

http://linuxo.com – OSTATIC: "In this post you'll find seven online books that you can get comfortable with quickly. They introduce essential concepts for getting started with Linux, Firefox, Blender (3D graphics and animation), GIMP (graphics), the OpenOffice suite of productivity applications, and more." (General)

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8 of the Best Free Linux Usenet Toolsview story

http://linuxo.com – LinuxLinks: "Usenet is a worldwide distributed Internet discussion system. It was founded in 1980 to enable users to read and post public messages to various newsgroups. To provide an insight into the quality of software that is available, we have compiled a list of 8 high quality Usenet tools. (General)