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Qt 5.4 Now In Beta With Web, Bluetooth LE, Graphics Improvementsview story

https://www.linux.com – Digia -- well, what's being spun off into The Qt Company -- published the official beta for the upcoming Qt 5.4 tool-kit release... Digia -- well, what's being spun off into The Qt Company -- published the official beta for the upcoming Qt 5.4 tool-kit release... Read more at Phoronix (Software)

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GNOME Developer Comes Up With New Animated Image Formatview story

https://www.linux.com – Jasper St. Pierre who we're usually talking about on Phoronix due to his GNOME contributions related to Wayland support, shared today he's come up with a new animated image format to compete with GIF... Jasper St. (Software)

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Debian Is Back To Discussing Init Systems, Freedom of Choiceview story

https://www.linux.com – The init system discussion is back on in the Debian camp... A vote will be taking place in two weeks to look at preserving the "freedom of choice of init systems.".. The init system discussion is back on in the Debian camp... A vote will be taking place in two weeks to look at preserving the "freedom of choice of init systems.".. Read more at Phoronix (Software)

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Anandtech misclassified video card overclocking as AMDview story

http://forums.anandtech.com – Here is the article on Anandtech about video card overclocking: http://www.anandtech.com/show/8589/a...cking-software Despite the fact that both the introduction and conclusions are generically about video card overclocking for both manufacturers and most of the tools listed work on both cards we have the article listed as being presented by AMD. Thus the article contains AMD tweets and n (Hardware)

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Apple artificially restricting handoff features?view story

http://hardforum.com – It seems that Bluetooth 4.0 LE is the requirement for for Handoff and Instant Hotspot, upon upgrading to the Oct 16 official release, I got this on my 2011 Macbook Air: And this is the official list from Apple.com What is going on? Instant Hotspot was even working on the Yosemite GMs that I've installed. Now it suddenly stops working with a software update? This is absurd. (Hardware)

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XMind 6 Public Beta Now Availableview story

http://www.xmind.net – It’s that time of year again for the new XMind! Yes, we name it XMind 6, which will be the next major release of XMind. In this new version, we’ll bring eight big new features and a dozen significant improvements, along with most of known bugs fixed. Why do we name the next big release XMind 6? Let’s look back to our history. (Software)

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Linux 3.18 To Add Support For Firmware Core Dumps To User-Spaceview story

https://www.linux.com – Besides Greg KH sending in the USB changes for Linux 3.18 he also sent in the driver core changes for the 3.18 merge window. (Software)

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FFmpeg 2.4.1 "Fresnel" Now Available for Downloadview story

http://spd.rss.ac – FFmpeg, a complete solution to record, convert, and stream audio and video, has advanced to version 2.4.1 and is ready for download. FFmpeg 2.4.1 “Fresnel” is the latest major release of the software and this is a major update. (IT news)

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GNOME 3.14 Officially Releasedview story

https://www.linux.com – GNOME 3.14 has been officially released today as the latest major advancement to the GNOME Shell driven desktop environment... GNOME 3.14 has been officially released today as the latest major advancement to the GNOME Shell driven desktop environment... Read more at Phoronix (Software)

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The XPrize Foundation Announces $15-million Open-Source Literacy Prizeview story

https://www.linux.com – The XPrize Foundation, best known for its spaceflight challenges, has announced an earthly focus: Creating an open-source application that can teach teach a child to read, write, and perform arithmetic without a teacher. The XPrize Foundation, best known for its spaceflight challenges, has announced an earthly focus: Creating an open-source application that can teach teach a child to read, writ (Software)