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Scripting a super-fast points plotter for Google Earth

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I work a lot with spreadsheet tables of points in the landscape. Each point has a latitude and a longitude, in decimal degrees. If I want to check where particular points are on the map, I could import the whole table into a GIS program and then select the points of interest. But that's way too…

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Open-source IoT kit runs OpenWRT, mimics Arduino Yun

 LinuxGizmos: A "Domino.IO" Kickstarter project offers an Atheros AR9331 module running OpenWRT Linux, plus two tiny baseboards, one of which is Arduino Yun compatible.

Hilarious random startup website generator is pretty damn realistic

 NetworkWorld: A pair of Georgia Tech computer science students have created a Random Startup Website Generator that spits out a different jargon-laden startup website every time you click on the URL.

OpenMandriva Lx 3 Alpha Is Out with UEFI Support and LXQt, KDE Plasma 5 Coming Soon

 softpedia: OpenMandriva Lx 3 Alpha brings many changes

Integrating TinyMCE with Your Laravel CMS

 linuxphile: Laravel is a powerful and easy to learn PHP framework.

World's smallest i.MX6 module has onboard WiFi, eMMC

 LinuxGizmos: Variscite unveiled a 50 x 20mm "DART-MX6" module that runs Linux or Android on the Freescale i.MX6, with up to 64GB eMMC flash and -40 to 85 degrees C support.

How to Install the Gnome Classic Desktop in Ubuntu 15.04

 nextstep4IT: The Gnome classic desktop is easy to use

OSCON Moves, Nokia's on the Phone & More...

 FOSSforce: OSCON is making a big move.

How to Upgrade Ubuntu 14.10 to Ubuntu 15.04

 softpedia: The official support for Ubuntu 14.10 will end sometime around July 2015,

How to get involved with the Open Source Hardware Association

 opensource.com: One of the main objectives the board has in mind for the next year is to continue building up the community interaction and awareness of the association.

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