Top 10 Free Software Daily stories this week! Plus a SNEAK PREVIEW of FSDaily's new site

Top 10 Free Software Daily stories this week! Plus a SNEAK PREVIEW of FSDaily's new site


Sat, 2007-11-24 20:48 -- admin

You get the best free software news at FSDaily... because YOU decide what's important. Here are the top 10 FSDaily stories from the last week as voted by the members. Don't like 'em? Think something's missing? Want to know more? Head to FSDaily and get voting!

Top 10 stories:

15 Signs that you are addicted to Linux—Here are 15 signs that you are addicted to Linux… read more...

GNOME Online Desktop: Touching the Face of GOD—One of the reoccurring ideas in revisions of the desktop is to tie it more closely to the Internet. Now, with the GNOME Online Desktop (GOD), the idea has been revived to reflect the rise of social networks and file sharing. read more...

Ubuntu server momentum builds toward ‘critical mass’—At CIO.com today, Canonical CEO Mark Shuttleworth gives a nice year-ending top ten list on a topic he’s surely familiar with on the most intimate of levels: Ubuntu. read more...

Linux vs BSD...—Descriptions of both Linux and BSD, and a comparison between the two. This review leans towards BSD, which some of the comment-ers at the end aren't too happy about... read more...

** Macedonia: A New Sun of Linux Freedom Rises**—The Republic of Macedonia is one of the poorer nations in southeastern Europe to come from the break-up of the former Yugoslav republic. But thanks to Linux, they do have the wherewithal to get a computer to every student in the country, thanks to a program launched in 2005 known as the 'Computer for Every Child' (CEC) project. read more...

German police union wants Linux instead of Windows—The Berlin-based union of the German police issued a press release two days ago, where they said that their “Poliks” system to handle reports isn’t stable and reliable enough. read more...

Open-source software rated: Ten alternatives you need—Open source products comprise the work of many collaborators -- sometimes thousands of them, and often separated by oceans. read more...

Top 5 Ways To Prevent A Damaged Ubuntu Installation—Keeping your Ubuntu install clean and working is actually pretty easy, when using some common Linux sense. read more...

FSF Accepting Donations For GNU PDF Project—The Free Software Foundation is working to develop a set of libraries and programs that implement the PDF file format. Even non-developers can contribute to the cause. read more...

ASUS eeePC: First impressions and GPL violations—I bought myself an ASUS eeePC. It also ships with Linux, which (I thought) was a good indication that the hardware is well supported by Linux. read more...

Thanks to bridget, bluecheese, greengrass, missgeek, dave, mark, C733tus, dcparris, and underthelinux for these stories!

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