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Submission + - Why KDE is the future (

staticsafe writes: ""If you haven’t been living under a rock this past week you probably know that the KDE Software Compilation version 4.8.0 has been released. This version brings a lot of great improvements and in my opinion is the best KDE release to date.""

Submission + - Ubuntu not ready for 200 Million Users (

linuxnja writes: In today's article I describe why Ubuntu isn't ready for 200 Million average users based on my observations working in a customer facing tech support position. Between lack of a service offering, poor exposure and ingrained capitalist attitudes, Ubuntu has a difficult journey on the road to 200 million average users.

Submission + - Gnome 3.0 Overview (

linuxnja writes: "Gnome 3.0 is the next major release of the gnome desktop environment. This release has had controversy following it around since the beginning because of the radical new UI changes it brings.
In this article, asininetech's "cafejunkie" gives an overview of the new desktop with a short screencast to follow. Worth a read if you are considering giving the new gnome a try."

Submission + - Speed up Acrobat Reader! (

staticsafe writes: If you still use Adobe Acrobat Reader (I don’t think you should), you’ll notice that it takes a long time to load especially on slower computers. There is a way to speed up the loading of this gigantic piece of software.

Submission + - Create a ( 1

staticsafe writes: Since Windows Vista, Microsoft has added a flashy and more cool looking version of ALT-TAB aka window switching. It’s a 3D Aero animation. But unfortunately, the keyboard shortcut for this is the Windows Key + Tab. Needless to say this is an uncomfortable shortcut, which is why ALT-TAB is more frequently used.

But, you can create a shortcut that allows you to use this function with one click.

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