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Links 27/10/2010: Many Developers Choose GNU/Linux Desktops, Russia Moves to GNU/Linux Desktopsview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux RedMonk Analytics: What Operating Systems are Developers Using? Windows is the easy winner, but Linux is as clearly second to Mac’s third. The primary takeaway for most is that Linux traction is strong amongst Eclipse users. (General)

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openSUSE Conference 2010 Impressionview story

http://news.opensuse.org – For those who couldn’t make it to the actual event, here is a little impression of the openSUSE conference. Of course, the many blogs on planet openSUSE and the cool special conference section in the latest openSUSE Weekly News have already given most of you a taste. However, there’s always more to be had and videos are a great way to share the atmosphere of a conference. (Distributions)

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iPhone bug lets anyone easily bypass the lock screen to look at your photosview story

http://www.downloadsquad.com – Filed under: Security, Apple, iPhoneBad news: if you own an iPhone 4, be careful -- bypassing your lock screen is simply a matter of hitting "emergency call," dialling "###," presssing the call button, then immediately pressing the lock button. Voilá -- one cracked iPhone. (General)

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50 Awesome Open Source Apps You've (Probably) Never Heard Ofview story

http://itmanagement.earthweb.com – Open source downloads for audio, video, backup, ecommerce, document management, networking and many other desktop tasks. (General)

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Links 25/10/2010: Mac OS X Lion Allegedly Copies GNU/Linux, Clang Builds Linux 2.6.36view story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux Mac OS X Lion Features Are Ubuntu Rip-Off Let’s look at Mac OS X Lion’s first “innovation” they introduced: multitouch gestures. (General)

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Adobe updates AIR dev tools, supporting Androidview story

http://www.linuxfordevices.com – Adobe launched version 2.5 of its Adobe AIR rich-media development platform, extending support to TVs, smartphones, and tablets, and also launched a cross-platform app distribution service called Adobe InMarket. (Embedded)

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Maintenance Outage for Songbird Sitesview story

http://blog.songbirdnest.com – Bird fans, We have a bit of maintenance work to do on the web infrastructure that supports the Songbird application. (Software)

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LibreOffice 3.3.0 in Ubuntuview story

http://www.linoob.com – LibreOffice is a productivity suite that is compatible with other major office suites, and available on a variety of platforms. LibreOffice is a fork of the famous project OpenOffice project which is now under Oracle. It is free software and servers all your basic needs. (General)

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Bill Gates Takes Over Schooling Systems With Help From Oprah, NBC, Other Press for Hireview story

http://techrights.org – Photo by Bill Ebbesen Summary: A look at how Bill Gates’ money buys him the coverage he wants and needs in order to take over US schools and other walks of life IN THE PREVIOUS POST we explained just how the Gates Foundation was changing coverage in the press. A lot of publications are up for sale, if not literally then metaphorically. (General)

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12seconds.tv Shuts Downview story

http://www.chaaps.com – Oh! There is No Signal and the TV stops working! how Sad This is what Happened to 12seconds.tv, a popular Video sharing community. 12seconds.tv is already Shutdown and is No Longer available to anyone! Tweetdeck (Popular Twitter Client) on its initial days had integrated with 12seconds.tv which made possible to play the First Video within TweetDeck’s Client. (General)