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HP adds to South Pacific senior managementview story

http://www.itwire.com – HP has made two appointments to its South Pacific leadership team. (IT news)

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NextGen completes Victor Harbour NBN linkview story

http://www.itwire.com – Telco and network construction company NextGen Networks has completed laying a 146 kilometre fibre backbone link to South Australian town Victor Harbour and other rural locations as part of the National Broadband Network rollout, according to a statement issued today by the office of Communications Minister Stephen Conroy. (IT news)

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Aussie gaming industry went south in 2010view story

http://www.itwire.com – Independent market research has recorded a 16 per cent drop in sales for Australia's games and entertainment industry in 2010, compared with the previous year. (IT news)

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Links 31/1/2011: A Look at Mandriva 2010.2, Sabayon Linux 5.5 is Outview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux The hidden places where Linux dominates While the fight for desktop dominance is still raging somewhere in the distance, Linux has quietly succeeded in the places no one thinks to look. It’s being used in mobile phones, set-top boxes, media streamers and routers. (General)

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Links 12/1/2011: Mageia Joins OIN, Key Developer Leaves Canonical, MeeGo Spreadsview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux Audiocasts/Shows Linux Outlaws 185 – Arm Dreads (Distro Review Special) In this special episode, Dan reviews Linux Mint 10 and CyanogenMod 6.1 in detail. [GIMP] Episode 154: Compile! This episode is mostly about Linux and competition. (General)

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Links 9/1/2011: OLPC With ARM and Fedora on Two Watts, Mac Asay Claimed Disrespectful of Freedomview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux Audiocasts/Shows Notes on Linux: Linux Audio Blog #9 Kernel Space Stable kernels 2.6.36.3 and 2.6.32.28 Applications The GPL/LGPL App Store For Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, BSD, and Solaris What if someone ported a graphical version of Apt and/or Yum to the two propri (General)

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Quigley faces down Alcatel bribery questionsview story

http://www.itwire.com – NBN Co chief executive Mike Quigley has mounted a good-humoured defence against claims he and his chief financial officer could have contributed to a poor management culture at their previous employer Alcatel, which US regulators have linked to corruption in the company’s South American subsidiaries. (IT news)

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Rift: Planes of Telara Beta on Linux.view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – The upcoming MMO Rift: Planes of Telara is currently in the early phases of closed beta. This is a copy of a post I made on the beta forums. The game is a windows only game, however, using the latest development version of Wine, it is working perfectly in Linux. If your looking for a more modern WoW style game that works in Wine, this is shaping up to be a pretty solid title. (HowTos)

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[ubuntu] Ktf hsdpa usb modemview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello, I am Linux newbie. I have a single board PC that I wish to use as a simple server mainly for shared internet connection and file sharing. I have managed to install Ubuntu server ver 10.10 without any GUI. I am at the moment in South Korea using HSDPA CDMA USB modem for internet connection. (HowTos)

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I <3 CrunchBangview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – That's right I less than three #!. I've only been using Linux since August, I had a brief affair with Fedora then settled on Ubuntu. Recently my OS hard drive died and I decided that was fed up with Ubuntu, I was fed up with how bulky and generally how meh Ubuntu felt. (HowTos)