Spot.IM Turns Any Site Into A Social Networkview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Facebook and Twitter are essential tools for social marketing, but user engagement on those networks doesn’t necessarily translate into more visitors to a site. Created by the founder of a former TechCrunch Disrupt winner, Spot.IM wants to solve that problem by making it possible to turn any site into a social network with two lines of code. (IT news)

[server] 14.04 Server having network issuesview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – The main issue that is bothering me at the moment is that I have a Windows 7 computer that I want to do Windows 7 Backups to the samba share. The share has correct permisions and I'm pretty sure that the config is right. The back up begins to start yet at some point during the process it fails. (Hardware)

Mouse stops working momentarily in games (anyone had a USB controller go bad?)view story

http://forums.anandtech.com – quite annoyingly (especially in intense team/coop games like MOBAs, L4D2, BL2) my mouse stops responding for ~.5-2 seconds, complete with USB disconnect sound. this effects multiple mice (2 Logitech and an MS). both back panel ports and USB expansion ports. it lasts thru reboots. (Hardware)

3G network option in Samsung Galaxy S4 Activeview story

http://android.stackexchange.com – I am trying to change my phone's network (Samsung Galaxy S4 active) from 4g to 3g but I cannot get the option for that. I have been advised to go to Settings > network setup > mobile network > network mode and then change to 3g but my phone does not have the network mode option. Kindly assist, I need to change to 3g since I cannot access the Internet with 4g. (HowTos)

[lubuntu] Can't get network GUIs to work after reinstalling some programsview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I'm running Lubuntu 14.04 and earlier today I ran into some weird trouble where my computer would hang on login. Basically whenever I logged in I would just end up sitting at a screen with the background there and no way to interact with my machine. (Hardware)

Security audit/probe for Desktops.view story

http://hardforum.com – Hi I'm wondering and have a hard time finding a tool. I got three office that have about 4-5 computers all the office have their own little network and broadband modem. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] No ethernet connection after Ubuntu 14.04 installationview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi everyone, I've just finished installing Ubuntu on my mining rig, however now I'm not being able to get ethernet connection even though I could get connected for the installation. The network is working fine on other computers and the ports are enabled. (Hardware)

Not a problem, just a newb progress reportview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – First I want to thank the linux community for being here. Not trying to blow sunshine up anybody's butt, but my disgust level with Microsoft just continues to elevate. I remember linux from the days when Nessus was free and Netcat was new (yeah I'm that old). I drifted away, and now I'm back. But clients still want Windows, so how to deliver? Answer: free virtual environment. (Hardware)

Firefox slow -- plugin-container network hogview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I noticed recently Firefox is sometimes very slow, I do not know what changed that it stopped being fast. It appears this process Code: /usr/lib/firefox/plugin-container -greomni /usr/lib/firefox/omni.ja -appomni /usr/lib/firefox/browser/omni.ja -appdir /usr/lib/firefox/browser 2367 true tab Is hogging all the network for quite a while; if I kill the process, network use falls like a rock (Hardware)

Will connecting two switches together keep the same network?view story

http://forums.anandtech.com – I'm setting up a small network for a market. I want to keep the server in the office (back of the building) and connect three POS registers and an Access Point in the front of the building. There's already one CAT5 cable laid out over the ceiling. (Hardware)