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Bit of a noob with networking--- would love some advice.view story

http://hardforum.com – Hey guys, network noob here (more of a hardware/software kind of guy) wondering if I could get a bit of advice from one of the more well-informed members here. So here's my issue: I currently have xfinity as my ISP with a 150 down and 20 up plan. Internet speeds are great, no complaints--- when plugged in directly to the gateway they provided. Now here's where the issues come in. (Hardware)

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Amazon Unbundles Alexa Virtual Assistant From Echo With New Dev Toolsview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Amazon has provided a strong answer to a desire I expressed only yesterday for broader software and hardware support for Alexa, its virtual assistant, and Echo, the speaker hardware that is the first platform wherein Alexa can be found: Today, Amazon announced an Alexa API set to let third-party developers easily build support for the system into their own apps; Alexa Voice Service, for&#823 (IT news)

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Change the style of an item in a NavigationViewview story

http://stackoverflow.com – I have a DrawerLayout with a NavigationView (Support Design Library) inside. I have been able to set the header and add items to the view but I would like to have some items have smaller text, no icon, etc... I can't figure out where I would specify the new attributes. (HowTos)

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Understanding SSH and SSH Keysview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I am working through building my first server in a vm. I am fairly new to linux in general. I am mostly adapting this guide: https://help.ubuntu.com/14.04/server...sh-server.html My questions concern the making and storing of ssh keys. (Hardware)

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[ubuntu] grub2 vs grub: upgrade path ? upgrade beneficial ?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi to everybody, [Running Trusty desktop 14.04.2 with linux-image-3.16.0-41-generic 3.16.0-41.57 on a dual boot Win /Lx x86_64 machines.] I "discovered" recently that I use grub (legacy) instead of grub2 which seems to be all the rage these days. (Hardware)

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My autocad dwg files have been corrupted?view story

http://forums.anandtech.com – My computer got infected and in repairing it had to back up my files, clean the hard drive and reload the files. in the process some of my autocad dwg files have been corrupted/ damaged. when i do a search of my hard drive, these files show up but when i click to open them i get a message reading :the drive or network connection the shortcut `SITE.dwg.lnk` refers to is unavailable ... (Hardware)

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[CentOS] CentOS-announce Digest, Vol 124, Issue 16view story

http://centos.1050465.n5.nabble.com – Send CentOS-announce mailing list submissions to         [hidden email] To subscribe or unsubscribe via the World Wide Web, visit         http://lists.centos.org/mailman/listinfo/centos-announceor, via email, send a message with subject or body 'help' to         [hidden email] You can reach the person managing the list at     &n (HowTos)

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First time builder, Rate my build.view story

http://www.overclock.net –  "Hey guys, I am building my first pc, I got parts before and had them assembled a..." (Hardware)

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Unable to test Ubuntu Touch applications on ubuntu-emulator (ubuntu-sdk)view story

http://askubuntu.com – I've followed every step of the Ubuntu SDK documentation, as detailed here. I am able to create different types of projects, compile and test them on my desktop. I am also able to run the Ubuntu Touch emulator perfectly, and I can launch it from the IDE which detects everything fine. (HowTos)

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For a 32-bit Ubuntu 14.04 install, How to install Broadcom wireless 32 bit drivers offlineview story

http://askubuntu.com – I have found the steps for doing this with the 64 bit installation of Ubuntu, and I assume that the steps are the same for the most part with the exception of the actual files used. I need some direction on where to find the 32 bit drivers. The post that I have found that covers the 64 bit install can be found here. Thank you so much for any help. (HowTos)

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A Look Inside KitTea, San Francisco’s New Cat Cafeview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Online culture has been obsessed with cats since the Japanese text board 2channel first posted Giko Neko in 1998. Cat cafes have capitalized on this obsession and brought us a cache of cats in real-life locations all over the world. What started as a Japanese phenom has already spawned a couple of cat-themed cafes in Silicon Valley – one in Oakland and another in San Jose. (IT news)

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Difference between executing a Linux command (wget) in shell vs. executing it from Node.js exec/spawnview story

http://stackoverflow.com – I am using wget using gnu parallel, basically something like this: cat urls.txt | parallel -j 10 --gnu "wget -E -H --tries=0 --timeout=1 --no-clobber --retry-connrefused -P targetDirectory {}" I use it in the Linux shell with always less than 5 errors out of 300-500 urls being downloaded, yet when I execute it as a Node.js child_process.exec command, the errors go up to the tens, if not 30 (HowTos)