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Linux Mint 7 boosts usability

May 28th, 2009 | 1 Comment » Tags: ,

Clement Lefebvre of the Linux Mint development team has announced the release of Linux Mint 7. Codenamed Gloria, the seventh release of the user-friendly Linux Mint distribution is based on Ubuntu 9.04 but adds a number of its own tweaks to make the distro easier for users.

Buffer overflow: Linux netbooks, Linux Mint, FT on free software, KnowledgeTree update

March 27th, 2009 | No Comments » Tags: ,

Microsoft rules netbooks now, but ARM/Linux threat grows: Today Linux commands just 10% of the growing netbook market but Shane O’Neill over at Network World argues that there is a strong chance that Linux and ARM processors could completely rewrite the market.