Top 5 Free Linux Distributions for Desktop Computing in 2010view story

http://linuxo.com – Simple Thoughts: "According to Nick Carr, marketing director of Red Hat, Linux desktop has developed very rapidly over the past few years. Even from the technology viewpoint the Linux desktop is well developed, feature rich and mature." (General)

The behavioral economics of free softwareview story

http://linuxo.com – We'll see: "People who use and promote free software cite various reasons for their choice, but do those reasons tell the whole story? If, as a community, we want free software to continue to grow in popularity, especially in the mainstream, we should understand better the true reasons for choosing it�especially our own." (General)

Painting Sound with ARSS and Gimpview story

http://linuxo.com – Free Software Magazine: "As I was working on a sound track project for a science-fiction film I've been working on, I remembered reading an article in Free Software Magazine, by Gianluca Pignalberi, in which he described filtering using Gimp and a command-line program then called �ARSE� (version 0.1)." (General)

Red Hat: The one true open source company?view story

http://linuxo.com – InfoWorld: "But none of the aforementioned companies nor their free offerings would constitute open source companies, at least as defined by Paul Cormier, Red Hat's president of products and technologies, in a recent interview." (General)

Free Full Licensed Software Aston 2 Downloadview story

http://gamblis.com – Here is the giveaway of the day, Aston 2. Aston 2 is a complete shell replacement for Windows system. With this software you can customize the whole windows desktop including theme, skin, widget and many more. (Distributions)

Digital PC Magazine June 2010 Downloadview story

http://gamblis.com – If you like this PC Magazine, the new edition of June 2010 is out. (Distributions)

Caster – Pay What You Want !view story

http://lgn.linux-hardcore.com – With the recent success of The Humble Indie Bundle that managed to rise over 1 million dollars in donations, elecorn the developers of the Caster game also jumps on the trend. (Distributions)

Is VP8 open source?view story

http://linuxo.com – Netstat -vat: "With VP8, the promise from Google is a video codec on par with H.264 that will be available royalty-free. It's a good idea, but there might be a problem." (General)

Hacking through the Software Patent Thicketsview story

http://linuxo.com – The H Open: "Most people in the hacking community are well aware that patents represent one of the most serious threats to free software. But the situation is actually even worse than it seems, thanks to the proliferation of what are called patent thickets." (General)

EASIEST! Get Limewire PRO Free (Mac, Windows, Linux, etc.)view story

http://linuxfilesystem.com – Download and play back Movies from the Web! redirect.tracking202.com UPDATE (2/6/08): If you need a password this should work: PW: 1441611 If for some reason the password doesn’t work then try right clicking on the zip folder and hit extract all…then install it. I spent forever searching for a quick and easy way to get [...] (General)