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Slax 7.0 RC2 – Mini KDE 4

Follow @LinuxUserMag Slax is a fantastic idea that takes the concept of the tiny ISO Linux distro, and then throws in a SUSE Studio approach to build and customise your very own version by adding modules from the website. The next version, Slax 7, has been in development for a while, and it’s been three years since the last release ... Read More »

OpenELEC 3.0 Beta 2 Release with Further Improvements

OpenELEC, an embedded operating system built specifically to run XBMC, the open source entertainment media hub, is now at version 3.0 Beta 2. Just a few days after the previous update, the OpenELEC.tv developers have come up with another version. It’s still in the beta stages, but there are plenty of changes to go around. … (read more) Read More »

Calibre 0.9.8 Has Support for New Kobo Firmware

Version 0.9.8 of the Ebook reader and management software Calibre was announced on November 23, marking an important milestone for this amazing software. If you have an e-book reader, the Calibre software is a must-have. It does so many things for the avid reader, that it would take a lot of time to just enumerate all the features. Read More »

How to install latest version of Skype 4.1 in Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal)

Skype is a proprietary voice-over-Internet Protocol (VoIP) service and software application.The service allows users to communicate with peers by voice using a microphone, video by using a webcam, and instant messaging over the Internet. Phone calls may be placed to recipients on the traditional telephone networks. Calls to other users within the Skype service are free of charge, while calls ... Read More »

Fedora 18 Beta finally released

Follow @LinuxUserMag Fedora 18, the Spherical Cow, has hit some delays over the past month or so, with the remaining development versions being pushed back by over a month, leaving the final release to be delayed into 2013. The troubles have subsided though, and the Fedora Project has seen fit to release the Beta of Fedora 18. Fedora 18 Beta ... Read More »