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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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WordPress Resets 100,000 Passwords After Google Account Leak

eWEEK: As it turns out, although Google itself didn't see much impact, the exposure from the 5 million accounts is broader than just Google.

How to use Twitter in a Linux terminal with Rainbow Stream

 xmodulo: There are many native Twitter clients available on Linux platforms

Automate and Schedule Tasks In Ubuntu/Linux Mint With ComplexShutdown Tool

NoobsLab: ComplexShutdown is small GUI to shutdown your PC with lots of options.

How Matt's Machine Works

FastCoLabs: With a new version out and millions hooked, WordPress creator Matt Mullenweg's unconventional model can make or break the Web.

Torvalds says he has no strong opinions on systemd

 ITwire: Linux creator Linus Torvalds is well-known for his strong opinions on many technical things.

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive to Finally Arrive on Linux

 softpedia: The Linux version of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive seems to have been in the works for ages, but now there is finally some news about it, although it's nothing definitive.

Micro Focus Acquiring Attachmate for $2.3B

EnterpriseAppsToday: Deal will bring Novell, SUSE and NetIQ under the Micro Focus fold.

MesosCon Highlights: Apache Mesos 0.20 and Docker Support

Linux.com: MesosCon started with a keynote from Benjamin Hindman, one of the creators of the project and Mesos team lead.

Release of KDE Frameworks 5.2.0

KDE Frameworks are 60 addon libraries to Qt which provide a wide variety of commonly needed functionality in mature, peer reviewed and well tested libraries with friendly licensing terms.

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In a move that will shock many, Mojang has finally confirmed the rumours. Microsoft is buying them out, and so Minecraft & Scrolls will be owned by Microsoft.

Terraria Officially Confirmed To Be In Development For Linux, Finally!

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Insanity's Blade Released For Linux

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Here is some Sunday reading for you from other gaming sites across the internet. Not much generally happens on a Sunday, so let's see what's been going on elsewhere.

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Dead Island Still Looks Like It Will Come To Linux, Lots Of New Builds

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