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Archive for November, 2007

Popular Articles on Linux Advocacy

By • Nov 30th, 2007 • Filed under: Linux Packages

It was just time I polished some of my favourite post on Linux advocacy. These posts have been updated and even without the update they were still prominent. For why Idid these flash-back? This where I started; explaining the reason why an alternative OS(Open Source, Linux) was absolutely necessary. From Windows to Linux For many […]

Recover your saved passwords with the Firefox Asterisk Revealer

By • Nov 27th, 2007 • Filed under: Browsers, Firefox, Security

All platforms: The Firefox Asterisk Revealer reveals the contents of any password whose text is obscured by asterisks in an alert box using a simple JavaScript. How often do we forget are saved passwords? very often. It takes just a few months of blogging to accumulate so many passwords, I should personally have over 15 […]

Sergey talks about the Android Platform on this Video

By • Nov 24th, 2007 • Filed under: Open Source Advocacy, Video

After much talk about the Gphone, Google’s Engineering Director, Steve Horowitz says “there is actually no Gphone” instead there is the so-called Android platform that would permit thousands of people to create Gphones. On this video Steve together with Sergey Brin talk about the availability of the SDK(now available for download), Open Source and the […]

People behind KDE4 and Plasma on Video

By • Nov 23rd, 2007 • Filed under: Linux Packages, Video

Talking about how for the KDE team has gone with the building of the so-called KDE4: Plasma, here comes a video by Aaron Seigo (People Behind KDE) on the final stages leading to the KDE 4.0 release. A preview of Containments in Plasma, and other status updates, by Aaron Seigo.

KDE 4.0 Release Candidate 1

By • Nov 22nd, 2007 • Filed under: Linux Packages

The KDE team happily announces the release of the first KDE 4.0 Release Candidate. The release note says that the majority of the components of the KDE 4.0 are approaching release quality but the Plasma brand is still under construction. The KDE team released two Live CDs of the Release Candidate 1; the openSUSE KDE […]