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[ubuntu] Wimba Classroom - errors on Chrome on Ubuntu 12.04 and Firefox on Wineview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 with Cinnamon Desktop. I've been trying to access Wimba Classroom on a university website and have not been successful. (Hardware)

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Slashdot on Windows 8 - It sucksview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – http://tech.slashdot.org/story/12/08...ws-8-metro-gui Seems like Windows 8 is gonna tank big time (as in Vista-proportions) according to the comments in the above link. I'm wondering if this is a part of the notorious "make a good release, then a bad, then a good" that seems to be the trend with Microsoft historically. Then again, one can't help but seeing similarities between W (Hardware)

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Splashtop 2 HD for Android Tablets Now Available Free for a Limited Timeview story

http://www.talkandroid.com – If you’ve ever needed remote access to your computer while on the go it can be quite a task. Well Splashtop made it easier with their remote access tablet app and has done it again with a new rendition, this time bringing a powerful HD version to light. Introducing Splashtop 2 HD, the next version of the popular application that allows access to your PC or Mac from your Android tablet. (IT news)

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Moborobo Review: The all-in-one PC Manager for your Android phoneview story

http://www.talkandroid.com –   Moborobo is an all-in-one PC manager that’s been around for several months now for your Android phone and/or tablet. Now I know a lot of seasoned Android users might not find a lot of use for it, but I know there are a lot of you that’s either new to Android or recently migrated to Android from iOS. (IT news)

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Ubuntu 12.04 Install Stuck On 2 Out Of 5 Dotsview story

http://askubuntu.com – Ive been trying to install Ubuntu for a while on my old Windows Vista laptop. I have successfully installed it onto my Windows 7 computer with no problem. I couldn't find any info on this though but when im trying to install it it hangs at 2 out of the 5 dots. Ive tried Wubi and 3 different disks with no help. Does anybody know how to fix this? It does this after I try to boot from CD. (HowTos)

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MATE vs Unity, GNOME 3: Open Source Desktop’s Future?view story

http://www.thevarguy.com – MATE, the open-source desktop environment whose name no one is sure how to pronounce, is now nearly a year old. Many of us never thought it would make it this far, but the interface has held own against competitors like Unity and GNOME Shell. But does MATE have a long-term future in the fast-evolving world of desktop Linux? (IT news)

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[xubuntu] Is a 10GB 3.5 IDE HHD good for Xubuntuview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello, I'm a newbie to Linux in general, so I want to try it out, however, I don't want to touch the 320GB Hard Drive installed on my family's Gateway GT5432 Desktop, which has Windows Vista installed on it. (Hardware)

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Vsftpd Quits When Listing Directoriesview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – I have vsftpd setup on my laptop and desktop and like to use my Galaxy S to "dial into" my laptop/desktop and stream my video library to my TV through ftp. When I connect to my desktop to stream videos everything works fine. However, when I try to connect to my laptop I can't seem to list any directories. These directories are listable on my desktop. (HowTos)

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Server drops NIC and other PCI Devicesview story

http://serverfault.com – I have an old ASUS KFN32-D SLI/SAS dual socket-F motherboard that loves to randomly drop certain hardware on reboot. I upgraded the server about a year ago to have Dual Quadcore procs @ 2.5GHz with 32GB ram running SBS 2011. I would really like to continue using the server if possible. (HowTos)

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Will Ubuntu install necessary drivers for my Computer?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I am planning on installing ubuntu removing the existing windows vista. My question is, will ubuntu detect my hardware and install the necessary drivers ? (HowTos)