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[other] powertop doesnt show wattsview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – i am not sure where to put this... my problem seemed like maybe i forgot to issue an option during start of the powertop utility. the problem is powertop doesnt show "watts" usage. it shows percentage. I've tried different laptops all with the same results.. powertop simply doesnt show me watts usage. pls help! (Hardware)

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The Microsoft Surface Pro Proves That The PC Is Backview story

http://techcrunch.com – I come bearing glad tidings. After decades of OEM malaise, a constant parroting of the speeds and feeds mantra, and an aesthetic that was formulated in the back room of a dingy Staples office supply store, the PC is really back. In short, the Surface Pro is so good that it could drive Windows 8 adoption with enough force to make people reconsider Microsoft’s odd new OS. (IT news)

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PCLinuxOS KDE 2013.02 Distro Has Latest Nvidia Driversview story

http://news.softpedia.com – PCLinuxOS KDE, a free and easy-to-use Linux-based Operating System for x86 desktops or laptops based on the KDE desktop environment, is now at version 2013.02. PCLinuxOS KDE 2013.02 consists of a regular PCLinuxOS KDE installation which has been combined with a special desktop layout. (General)

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Does the 12.10 Wubi install work with Windows XP SP3?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I did a fresh installation of XP SP3 on an IBM ThinkPad T40, 512 MB of RAM, Pentium M 1.5 GHz processor. I ran the wubi executable for 12.10 and let it download and unpack the image. When it said I needed to reboot the computer to complete the installation, I let Wubi restart it. During the reboot, it never came up to the boot menu and just booted into windows. (HowTos)

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Looking into buying a tablet..need some insight?view story

http://forum.xda-developers.com – Hey all I have been researching tablets here the last couple days. I have never really seen much of a use for them but have recently thought about buying one. I have been in online school for about 8 months and now I am transferring to a local college where I won't be going online anymore, so this is the first reason I have thought about purchasing one. (HowTos)

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Google Continues Working A Lot On Corebootview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?pag...tem&px=MTI3ODA Quote: Last year I wrote about Google becoming more involved with the Coreboot project for an open-source BIOS replacement for many motherboards/laptops. (HowTos)

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[SUCCESS] Aspire One 725-0687view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I have recently converted everything I own over to Arch (save my phone, but huge shoutout to XDA developers for pwning the Verizon Galaxy Note 2).I recently bought Aspire One 725-0687 (Dual core AMD C70, 2GB DDR3, 320GB HD, Broadcom 4313 (sigh) wireless).I knew it would be slow as dirt, but I thought I could gut Windows 8 from it and replace it with Arch and have a nice cheap netbook for trips.Out (HowTos)

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DHCP Server Error with Tivo & Streaming Video on Bluray Playerview story

http://serverfault.com – I suspect my Tivo and Sony Bluray aren't symbiotic on my home network. (HowTos)

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Trouble configuring file auditing on mac osx smb file shares to log hostnames of student laptopsview story

http://serverfault.com – I have a mac mini lion server that has a student username on it. All around the school the kids use laptops that connect to a share based on what classroom the laptop came from. It works like this. Laptop # 32 in room 400 will connect to the 400 share folder on startup by mapping the drive with a script. This allows teachers to use their account and see what the students have been working on. (HowTos)

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Issue with downloading and updating apps on my home networkview story

http://forums.androidcentral.com – Hello All, I did some searching and found some threads discussing download issues, but I didn’t find any that matched my issue. Here is my scenario. When I am in my home and connected to my wireless network (DSL and a Linksys WRT54G wireless router). I also have a Sprint Airave device in the house as well. (HowTos)