[ubuntu] Turned On My Monitor To See What Looked Like a Kernel Dumpview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – So I turned on my monitor today on my Ubuntu box had a black screen with what looked like a kernel dump of some kind. Lots of stack traces and call traces. Not sure, this has not happened before to me. Before I start testing all my hardware in my box right away, I wanted to get some opinions from the community. (Hardware)

Making a Linux audio recording device available on a Windows 7 PC over networkview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I would like to use my headset's microphone both on my Linux laptop and a Windows 7 PC simultaneously, for different VoIP applications. I'm currently running Ubuntu with PulseAudio on the laptop to which the headset is connected and I've heard that there are Windows implementations of PulseAudio. (HowTos)

For Backups: External or Internal Drives?view story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – I'm looking for opinions regarding backing up to an internal drive versus an external drive. I'm currently backing up to an external drive. It isn't silent and the noise annoys me. The fan is always on and it's the loudest thing in the room. I could just as easily use an internal drive. I see lots of adamant online advice to keep the backups on the external drive. (HowTos)

Overnight chargingview story

http://forums.androidcentral.com – Is it bad to leave the phone on the charger overnight? Does it ruin the battery? I've read varying opinions, curious for users takes and what you have found. Thx Sent from my EVO using Android Central Forums (HowTos)

Jitter on Chrome vieweing web page textview story

http://forums.androidcentral.com – Seriously considering the Note 2, over the Nokia 920. When I tried reading a web page - with just text - using chrome, there was a lot of jitter. I tend to move the page in micro increments with my finger, and it was quite bad. The 920 in comparison is super smooth. It seemed as though the S3 was somewhat smooth too. What gives with the Note 2? Could it just have been a bad device? (HowTos)

Order now and be put in queue?view story

http://forums.androidcentral.com – Ok so here's my situation: I'm ready to order the phone now (6-7 weeks to ship). I would like some opinions on whether I should do this or not. If not, how long should I wait? Do you think it's even worth it at this point and should I just go with another phone and sign a contract? EDIT: Ordered, received confirmation! (HowTos)

[Q] One X+ or Nexus 4 ?view story

http://forum.xda-developers.com – coming from a galaxy nexus, it's time for a change. and I'm between the nexus 4 and One X+. keeping in mind the dangerous back glass of the nexus 4, I'm turning to the one x+. but is the 1GB ram vs the 2GB a big difference ? does it have the same acceptance from the developers as the nexus does? (custom ROMs, kernels etc.) any opinions accepted (HowTos)

What Do You Think Of The Nintendo Wii U? [You Told Us]view story

http://www.makeuseof.com – The Wii U is now out in the wild, having been released in North America on Nov. 18, coming to Europe and Australia on Nov. 30, and finally Japan on Dec. 8. (General)

Facebook Users Will In Fact Vote On If They’ll Lose The Ability To Vote, Other Privacy Changes Denounced By EPICview story

http://techcrunch.com – Some 17,800 Facebook users have commented on proposed changes to Facebook’s governing documents, enough to trigger a vote on whether they’ll go into effect. (IT news)

Thumb, The Social App For Instant Opinions, Adds A Shopping Categoryview story

http://techcrunch.com – Thumb, the opinion polling mobile app, has been growing swiftly. But long ago, before users were asking about their love lives or how sexy their abs look from this angle, the vision for Thumb was focused on products, and the influence friends and family have on purchasing decisions. (IT news)