Archive for January 11th, 2011

How To Build & Use Your Own Network Attached Storage Using A Ubuntu Netbook

January 11, 2011
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How To Build & Use Your Own Network Attached Storage Using A Ubuntu Netbook

If you live in a multiple computer environment, you will know of the advantages of using NAS (Network-Attached Storage). Instead of storing common files inside a personal computer and synchronizing all those computers on a regular basis, it would be easier to store the files inside NAS and have all the computers within the...
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Save Time In The Morning By Getting Automated Weather Forecast SMS Alerts

January 11, 2011
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Save Time In The Morning By Getting Automated Weather Forecast SMS Alerts

I have been skipping turning on my iPod Touch or my laptop in the morning just to check the weather because I’ve signed up with a service that sends you automated weather alerts every morning. However, I have noticed pretty much everyone I know that cares about the weather always has to check for...
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Business Intelligence – SQL or NoSQL – Which is better

January 11, 2011
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“NoSQL “In computing, NoSQL is a term used to designate database management systems that differ from classic relational database management systems in some way. These data stores may not require fixed table schemas, and usually avoid join operations and typically scale horizontally. Academics and papers typically refer to these databases as structured...
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Intel Pays $1.5B in Nvidia Settlement

January 11, 2011
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9 reasons why you should switch to KDE 4.5
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Office 365 Brings the Cloud to Education

January 11, 2011
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LONDON – Jan. 11, 2010 – When Microsoft announced Office 365 late last year, the company showed how workers will use the cloud to collaborate more easily from virtually anywhere on any device.
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Technology Helping Haiti Recover One Year After Earthquake

January 11, 2011
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REDMOND – Jan. 11, 2011 – The day last year when the earth violently shook his country and the lives of millions of his fellow Haitians to pieces, Jude Antenor was late for school.
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Introduction to Linux Cgroups

January 11, 2011
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“A number of users made use of cgroups recently by following the four-line script from Lennart Poettering, rather than patching the kernel, to improve Linux desktop performance. Many users (myself included) tried the script but didn’t at the time pay attention to the fact that it was using the cgroups feature.
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In Memoriam: the free software projects we lost in 2010

January 11, 2011
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“In November I wrote about the apparent demise of the well-known mail delivery agent procmail, which has not been updated since 2001, but is still routinely packaged by Linux distributions. Whatever your feelings about procmail itself, the story prompted a discussion in the comment threads that we revisit periodically as a community: what...
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January 11, 2011
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Cool Websites and Tools [January 10th]

January 11, 2011
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Cool Websites and Tools [January 10th]

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