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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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Raspberry Pi Foundation Unveils New LXDE-Based Desktop for Raspbian Called PIXEL

Until today, Raspbian shiped with the well-known and lightweight LXDE desktop environment, which looks pretty much the same as on any other Linux-based distribution

Tiny, open, $18 quad-core SBC has WiFi, BT, eMMC, microSD

FriendlyARMs 40 x 40mm "NanoPi Neo Air" hacker SBC runs Ubuntu Core on an Allwinner H3 with 8GB eMMC, WiFi, BT, a DVP cam connector, and a microSD slot.

Mozilla tells Firefox OS devs to fork off if they want to chase open web apps vision

el Reg: Lizard also set to char Windows XP and Vista by ending support

What are configuration management tools?

opensource.com: Whether you maintain 5,000 machines or five, configuration management tools make the job easier.

MintBox Mini updated with faster AMD SoC and 8GB RAM

 hackerboards: CompuLab's Linux Mint flavored MintBox Mini Pro mini-PC updates the Mini with an AMD A10 Micro-6700T, plus BT 4.0, mini-PCIe, and twice the RAM and storage.

7 Ways Linux Users Differ from Windows Users

Datamation: Linux users are different from Windows users in attitude as much as their choice of operating system.

How to upgrade to Ubuntu 16.10 final beta from Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

ostechnix: How to upgrade to Ubuntu 16.10 (both Desktop and server) from Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and older versions.

LibreOffice Office Suite Celebrates 6 Years of Activity with LibreOffice 5.2.2

On September 28, the LibreOffice project celebrated its 6th anniversary, and what better way to celebrate than to push a new update

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