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Enlightenment DR 0.18 Released

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Just one year after the long-time coming official release of Enlightenment 0.17 (E17), Enlightenment 0.18 has been released! The new release features 242 individual changes and a host of new features and bug fixes. One of the more interesting changes is the built-in compositor has now been merged…

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Linux-powered programmable cube gets touchy-feely

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Google Boosts Security in Chrome 41

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