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Microsoft leaving two vulnerabilties in Internet Explorer 8 unpatchedview story

http://downloadsquad.switched.com – On the upcoming Patch Tuesday, Microsoft will not be issuing a fix for a critical IE8 vulnerability discovered in December. (General)

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[ubuntu] WiFi disconnects when laptop is closedview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I've tried searching Google with no relevant results, so here's my problem: I have a Dell Studio 1737 running Ubuntu 10.04 LTS. My WiFi was working fine a few days ago until I tried to boot into another mode that allows me to boot into my other Ubuntu 10.04 or Windows Vista. (HowTos)

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x86 syntax questionview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello, I'm reading "Understanding the Linux Kernel" and came upon this assembly instruction: movl $(__KERNEL_CS << 16), %eax I am curious as to what "<<" means/does. I tried to gooogle, but google doesn't search for "<<". Thanks for your help :) (HowTos)

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CrunchBang 10 "Statler" r20110105view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – New CrunchBang Statler images are available now. (HowTos)

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Connecting Debian client to Voyager client via Crossover Cableview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi I am a completely new to Linux/administering computers so please forgive the basic questions/lack of knowledge. I'm trying to create a "local network" by directly connecting an IBM Thinkpad with Debian Linux installed on it to an Alix computer running Voyager Linux. (HowTos)

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When will Blogging “really” be dead?view story

http://www.chaaps.com – It’s been a decade since people started to say blogging is going to be a dead nail. But when will Blogging die. But when will Bloggers stay in home unemployed instead of Making Money Online? Why is Blogging always trying to die but never dies? Here’s your answer friends. When Blogging will Die I am still kicked by the new year wine, forgiveness is demanded. (General)

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Lackluster sales on Chrome Web Store continue; are people ready to pay for browser-specific Web apps?view story

http://downloadsquad.switched.com – At the time of writing, the top paid app on the Chrome Web Store has 65 weekly installs. The top game fares a little better, with a few hundred weekly installs. After months of hype from Google and a delayed launch, those figures seem a little -- how can I say this -- weak? The fact is, paid-for Web apps might be taking things just a little too far. (General)

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FBReader Has Encyclopedic Knowledge of E-Book Formatsview story

http://www.linuxinsider.com – The concept of reading literature -- except for technical documentation -- on a computer screen has come a long way in the last few years. No doubt the growing popularity of EBRs, or electronic-book readers such as the Amazon Kindle and the Barnes & Noble Nook are having a big impact on our reading habits. (General)

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Linux, powering that incredible Androidview story

http://www.itwire.com – Chances are you or someone you know is carrying around a Linux-powered mobile device in their pocket. Thanks to the clout offered by Google Android is on its way to being the ubiquitous smartphone and tablet platform. (IT news)

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[ubuntu] WUSB600N Can sell all networks but my ownview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – machine has Ubuntu 10.04. So I plugged in my WUSB600N and behold, it worked. I can see all networks .... except my own. Here is what I've done: 1) reset router 2) changed ESSID 3) changed the channel for 2.4ghz 4) I've compiled the driver rt3572sta that is on most of the posts that I've found via Google. I completed all steps except for "sudo modprobe rt3572sta". (HowTos)