Mplayer for beginnersview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Just for fun I will put a little how-to on using mplayer/mplayer2 for the first timer. But we will stay minimal, no GUI, just the command line.I guess the app is already familiar to you, maybe you use it already with a graphical frontend like SMplayer or Gnome MPlayer etc. to watch movies. But we will be more interested how to use this little player just from our best friend, the CLI. (HowTos)

Channel Partner Program Roundup: Avaya, Sonus, Motorolaview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Is it Thursday already? It must be time for the weekly Channel Partner Program Roundup, a far-from-complete collection of what’s happening with channel partner programs. (IT news)

Are Password Managers Really Worth It?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Given the current spate of password thefts, I'm wondering, again, if I should use a password manager. I'm curious about opinions about them. Are they really secure? Every one I've looked at relies on a master password. That becomes your most important password, but it is also the only password you can't manage with the password manager. (Hardware)

Indie Linux Developer Tries New Open Source Fundraising Modelview story

http://www.linuxfoundation.org – Software developer and Linux Action Show podcaster Bryan Lunduke will open source his software if he can attract $4,000 per month in subscriptions. What’s wrong with Linux? Software developer Bryan Lunduke has often lectured on this topic on his podcast, the Linux Action Show, and at conferences. (General)

Mageia 2 reviewview story

http://www.linuxbsdos.com – Mageia 2, the second edition of the Linux distribution forked from Mandriva Linux, was released late last month, May 22 to be exact. Made available for download, were Live CD installation images for KDE and GNOME 3, and other ISO installation media that allows you to install desktop environments and window managers other than KDE [...] (General)

MATE vs Cinnamonview story

http://www.linuxbsdos.com – MATE and Cinnamon are two recent additions to the list of desktop environments and window managers available for Linux and BSD distributions. You see, in the free software/open source community, there is nothing like too many options. The more, it appears, the better. The aim of this article is not to present a point-by-point comparison [...] (General)

Mint 13 Reviews Roundupview story

http://blog.linuxmint.com – Reviews give us a lot of feedback and we pay special attention to them. (Distributions)

Google Chromebox: Not An Apple Mac Miniview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Google Chromebooks, those Web-based notebooks running Chrome OS, have a new sibling called the Chromebox. Indeed, the Samsung Chromebox is a home office device that resembles Apple’s Mac Mini. Why should Google Apps Authorized Resellers care? (IT news)

EDE small and fast desktop environment.view story

http://linuxlandit.blogspot.com –  EDE is small desktop environment built to be responsive, light in resource usage and to have familiar look and feel. It runs on Linux, BSD, Solaris, Minix, Zaurus and even on XBox. Previous 1.x versions were based on a modified version of FLTK called eFLTK, while later versions are based on FLTK. (HowTos)

FTP accounts not in cPanelview story

http://forums.cpanel.net – Hello, I am having some simple issues maybe someone can help me with. I am trying to set up an FTP account for my new ipboard forum, however the ftp accounts button in the files section is missing from my cpanel. in the files section is only backups, file managers, and disk space usage. How can I add the ftp buttons? Is this an issue on the ipBoard side? (HowTos)