Open source vs Closed source and Linuxview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – First of no flame wars please :)Please watch this video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xkgahANeq14I would like to know what your opinions are, about the statements made about closed source vs open source in this video.(be warned it about an hour long, but i found it interesting) (HowTos)

Xfce, Lxdeview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi.I know this is a widely discussed topic but I would like to "hear" your opinions according to my scenario and needs. Note: this is not intended to be a flame war :) I have an old laptop (P3 with 512MB and 40GB hard drive) and I decided not to install gnome on that box. After researched a little bit and looking for options, I would like to have either xfce or lxde. (HowTos)

GNU make debuggers - personal opinions wantedview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I've been looking into the issue of GNU 'make' debuggers, i.e. debuggers helping to debug Makefiles written for GNU 'make'. Using WEB search I cam across these two: http://bashdb.sourceforge.net/remake/mdb.html (HowTos)

Hello #!, I am coming!view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Hello to all #! users. (HowTos)

Chat Client for #!10view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I noticed that pidgin is on the application list wiki (probably for the previous #! based on ubuntu).  Now that #! is debian based, what's recommended for a multi protocal chat client?Running apt-get pidgin or apt-get empathy returns a "need to get 65mb" sort of response.  This seems to me like it may be adding some bloat. Same for Finch (HowTos)

plasma donation, side effects?view story

http://bindingmachinesguide.com – Question by ?s @ Y! Answers: plasma donation, side effects? ok, what is it called when you donate plasma and feel ill? im talking the actual medical name. (General)

What FOSS communities can look like from the outsideview story

http://linuxo.com – [M]etabrain [E]ntry [L]og: "�Open to critique� isn't quite the same as �responsive to critique�. From an outside perspective, it seems that frequently SugarLabs is just not listening to people who offer contrary opinions." (General)

Top Social Media Sites & How You Can Benefit From Themview story

http://www.hongkiat.com – For many, social media sites could be just a virtual place to express your voice or have some fun. For the enterprising ones, social media sites could mean serious business. (General)

openSUSE Weekly News Issue 129 is out!view story

http://news.opensuse.org – We’re pleased to announce our brand new openSUSE Weekly News Issue 129!   (Distributions)

Survey shows that Developers prefer Apple over Androidview story

http://linuxers.org – The Q2 mobile developer survery, conducted by Appcelerator, the makers of Titanium platform for building mobile and desktop apps, shows that Developers are more interested in developing applications for Apple's iOS than Android. (General)