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Sid Meier’s Civilization: Beyond Earthview story

http://www.linuxgames.com – Firaxis has announced the upcoming existence of a spiritual sequel to the classic Linux (and other platforms) title Alpha Centauri: PC Gamer has more details via a developer interview: Yeah, the influence of Alpha Centauri will be apparent, but it’s in winks and nods—it’s an homage to that game—this game really is meant to be […] (Software)

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[ubuntu] Which driver should give me best performance?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi all, Which driver should give me best performance? Thank you :) (Hardware)

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ASUS 1225B freezes on battery but not mains powerview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I've got an ASUS EeePC 1225B (with a C60 processor / Radeon HD 6290) as per http://bit.ly/Re8zHG I've been trying to get a fully functional version of Ubuntu on it, and I'm struggling. With any of the Ubuntu variants, across any of 13.04, 13.10 and 14.04 (Beta), in either 32 or 64bit, I am seeing random but easily reproducible freezes when running on battery. (Hardware)

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[ubuntu] Slow Ubuntu 12.04.4 boot on ASUS X53E / fresh installview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have two computers my Acer Aspire 5734Z running Ubuntu 13.10 without any problems and my ASUS X53E with a fresh install of Ubunutu 12.04.4 LTS (After trying to install Ubuntu 13.10 with no luck) that is giving me boot problems.The problem is that the computer is taking like two minutes to boot and sometimes it doesn't even boot. (Hardware)

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[ubuntu] Can't get old Windows drive accessview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I went and deleted my Windows section, and used GPartEd to format the partition Ext4. Now it says the permissions are all Root, and I don't have access to this empty drive. I hope this is an easy fix... (Hardware)

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[xfce] Internet works except on Xfceview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS server installed on an old desktop and installed Xfce so that I could remote into a desktop environment if I needed to (this does not run by default - I only get a command line unless I am using a VNC connection). The internet seems to work fine over the command line; I can wget, access Ubuntu repositories, ssh and use tightVNC with no issues. (Hardware)

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Applications starting in ~/Desktop [Resolved]view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – After no luck with the Google, I renamed the directory from Desktop to Desktop2, opened up a file manager, and it defaulted to Desktop2... which was really strange, especially since Desktop was automatically recreated by xdg... (HowTos)

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Soo.....view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Now that I couldn't log into my old login on the forums because I was forced to sign in with SSO and sign up to Ubuntu One is going away. How can I get my old login back. I searched the forum user list and my old name is still active. (Hardware)

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[ubuntu] LVM to expand media storageview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have a media PC running Ubuntu, and would like to merge a new HDD with an full HDD. My hard drive setup is as follows; 1 - OS 2- Media Storage (full) 3 - Media Storage (empty) I would like to merge drives 2 and 3, so all my media is on one larger drive, taking on the media (from drive 2) and folder structure - Am I right in thinking LVM is the way forward? If so, how do I do this? (Hardware)

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XBMC error!view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi guys;i 'm trying ti install XBMC fron the software Center, and i get this error! Attached Images Screenshot from 2014-04-12 23:12:36.jpg (52.6 KB) (Hardware)

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[ubuntu] ubuntu cannot read my partition when i want to install it !!:confused:view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – ubuntu cannot read my partition when i want to install it !! noting that i have divided my hard disk with windows 7 64bits!!! & when i check forward after 'preparing to install ubuntu' i recieve a warning message if is this disk is of the GPT partition style or not ?!! and i cant format my windows ! i received "Windows cannot be installed to this disk. (Hardware)

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Phones Go Back To The Futureview story

http://techcrunch.com –  I'm no fan of LG's rear smartphone control keys -- but turns out the company had its finger on the pulse of looming hardware disruption when it ushered in those backside smartphone controls last summer, with the G2. The back of the smartphone is becoming a space to watch. Read More (IT news)