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Linux Advocacy - My Take

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I recently had something of a debate on the meaning Linux Advocacy and thought I should offer explanation of my take on the topic. Before that, to clarify my background: I’m not by any means an uber-geek, one of those people who see matrix-like code streams everywhere and solve any tech issue with a…

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DuckDuckGo founder Gabriel Weinberg talks privacy and open source

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What are good command line HTTP clients?

 LinuxLinks: The whole is greater than the sum of its parts is a very famous quote from Aristotle, a Greek philosopher and scientist. This quote is particularly pertinent to Linux.

LibreOffice 4.3.7 Open Source Office Suite Released with Over 100 Bug Fixes

LibreOffice 4.3.7 is the seventh maintenance release for the 4.3 branch of the popular office application

Scientists Use Ubuntu to Interpret Hubble Telescope Data

 softpedia: A new documentary about the Hubble space telescope was just released on Nova, and a Reddit user pointed out that one of the scientists was using Linux to manage the date provided by the telescope.

Picking Out the Nouns

LinuxJournal: Mad Libs for dreams?

Open source policies show commitment to student data privacy

 opensource.com: In the growing hubbub around student data privacy and security, it can be hard for edtech companies to identify concrete steps to demonstrate their commitment to protecting student information.

Make Your Audio Sound Better with Pulse Audio Equalizer on Ubuntu

MakeTechEasier: Audio on Linux is pretty complex.

Seagate close to open-sourcing Kinetics object storage platform

el Reg: Keep your eye on the OpenStack summit

Atom Shell is now Electron

Atom Shell is now called Electron.

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