How to extract audio from video or online stream in Ubantu?view story

http://lpilinux.com – You can easily extract audio from video files such as avi, mpg, even flv! into mp3 uses either mplayer or ffmpeg. You can even record online stream into mp3, such as stream from radio cast. (HowTos)

[all variants] ATI driver poor performance & video playbackview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I've been using my notebook's integrated graphics card all the time. Now that I got myseld a new monitor and a docking station and realised, that I have to use my discrete graphics card (Ati HD 3470). (Hardware)

[ubuntu] WIll you share your xorg.conf files please?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, I have been using Ubuntu for over 2 years now and the only thing that I could not get to work properly is the video performance. The issue is that when I play any video using vlc,totem or mplayer I get strange horizontal white lines(king of watery effect to them)about an inch from the top of the screen. (Hardware)

jittery video playback ?view story

http://forums.opensuse.org – Hi I just finished trying to install the codecs for various audio/video playback (Restricted Formats/11.2 - openSUSE-Community) and now i can play flash, mp3s and such but most of the video playback is very jittery and is not watchable. I have now tried it with mplayer and kaffine but still the same. (Distributions)

Firefox freezes when streaming divx videosview story

http://forums.opensuse.org – Hi all! I'm having problems with streaming divx videos in Firefox 3.6 on openSUSE 11.2. Every time I try to load a divx video Firefox ends up freezing, ultimately leading to dialog box giving me the option to terminate Firefox. (Distributions)

Prototype $200 Tablet Runs Android, Chromium OS, Linux (PC World)view story

http://linuxbizz.com – PC World - $200 tablet PCs have been something of a pipe dream. There was the Crunchpad, which was supposed to be $200, but that didn’t last very long, coming out as the $400 Joo Joo. If what Freescale showed off at Mobile World Congress becomes reality, though, the dream may finally come true. (General)

Linux Store launched by The Linux Foundation (Geek.com)view story

http://linuxbizz.com – Linux.com is now a destination for Linux fans wanting to buy t-shirts, mugs, hats, or stickers, to help support their favorite operating system. The new merchandise store has been launched by The Linux Foundation, with profits being fed back into the continued development and promotion of Linux. Jim Zemlin, executive director at The Linux Foundation said: Selling [...] (General)

Overland Storage "March Madness" Promotion Offers Three Times the NAS Storage Capacity for the Price of One Until … (Marketwire via Yahoo! Finance)view story

http://linuxbizz.com – SAN DIEGO, CA–(Marketwire - 03/10/10) - Overland Storage, Inc., the trusted global provider of effortless data management and data protection solutions across the data lifecycle , has launched The Big Offer, a “March Madness” promotion, wherein customers can receive 3TB of storage capacity for the purchase price of 1TB. (General)

Dress Yourself, Linux Users [Linux] (Gizmodo)view story

http://linuxbizz.com – # linux A t-shirt-stuffed Linux store has opened for business, the proceeds from which support the Linux Foundation. But since Linux users are such penny-pinchers, $18 is probably more than they’ll pay for a single garment of clothing. [ LinuxStore via CrunchGear ] More » (General)

The Linux desktop is already here (Linux Today)view story

http://linuxbizz.com – Cyber Cynic: “I found it more than a little sad that someone in 2010 could still think that Linux is “still a non-starter on the desktop.” Please — wake up: We’re all Linux desktop users now.” (General)