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Motorola Mobility shareholders approve acquisition by Googleview story

http://www.itwire.com – Shareholders representing about 74 percent of Motorola Mobility’s shares have voted to accept Google's $12.5b takeover offer, announced in August. (IT news)

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Problems with .htaccess rewrite and Ruby on Rails/Redmineview story

http://serverfault.com – I installed Redmine and so far everything runs smoothly. Now i want to add a rewrite rule via .htaccess in order to redirect requests from domain.tdl to www.domain.tdl. This is approach works fine with my everyday php projects: RewriteEngine On RewriteBase / # redirect all pages w/o www to www. RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} !^www\.domain\.tdl$ RewriteRule ^(.*)$ http://www.domain.tdl/$1 [L,R=301] (HowTos)

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Rilasciato Firefox 8, già disponibile sui mirrorview story

http://www.oneopensource.it – Nonostante il team di sviluppo non si sia ancora pronunciato, sui mirror FTP di Mozilla Foundation è possibile già trovare Firefox 8, rilasciato per Linux, Mac, Windows e piattaforma Android come sempre. (Software)

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Install Adobe Flash Plugin(Fix not working problem) in Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiricview story

http://ubuntuguide.net – In a fresh installed or upgraded Ubuntu, first thing to do is install flash plugin for web browser to enjoy flash videos. As a beginner, we use Ubuntu Software Center to search and install applications. In Ubuntu 11.10, the Ubuntu Software Center shows two: Adobe Flash Plugin 10 and Adobe Flash Plugin. I selected Adobe Flash Plugin 10. (HowTos)

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How can I clear the "authentication cache" in Windows 7 to a password protected samba share?view story

http://serverfault.com – I have a Linux samba server and have explicitly listed users that can access the folder. I have successfully congfigured Samba to require a username and password when accessing the share from windows (using the smbpasswd, etc.). But now I want to force clear the auth cache on the windows machine. (HowTos)

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[kubuntu] HP Touchsmart tm2-2150us: lid-closing issuesview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Strange things happen when I close the lid to turn off the screen. Often when I open my lid after spending a while with it closed, I find things like random windows open that I didn't open, and QuickSand (KDE's version of GNOME's Alt-F2 shortcut) will pop up pretty much every single time I leave my screen closed for a few minutes. If I just close it and open it again, nothing happens. (Hardware)

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how to download YouTube videos in Ubuntu 11.10view story

http://blog.sudobits.com – YouTube is the most popular video sharing site – or I can say it has videos about everything. When you’re watching videos on YouTube (Suppose You’re using Ubuntu 11.10) and some of them are such videos that you watch often – repeatedly, in that case you might want to download/save it to your computer’s hard drive. (HowTos)

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Why You Should Join Diaspora Now, Like Your Freedom Depends On Itview story

http://www.freesoftwaremagazine.com – I never really “trusted” Facebook or Google+. That is to say, I never expected them to respect my privacy or keep my secrets. I’m not too secretive online anyway, and what I do have to hide, I just don’t post. (General)

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Google paying $US12.5b for Motorola patents, and getting a phone business for free!view story

http://www.itwire.com – According to Frost and Sullivan the price Google is paying for Motorola Mobility was simply based on the price per patent, using a previous significant patent portfolio sale as a benchmark and took no account of the value of the mobile phone business. Far-fetched? Maybe but F&S has a remarkable 'coincidence' to support this. (IT news)

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Microsoft is top Australian web property, justview story

http://www.itwire.com – According to rankings from Internet measurement company, comScore, in June, Microsoft sites were the most popular with Australian Internet users, ahead of Google by the slimmest of margins. (IT news)