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This is one of those projects done during a lazy afternoon when creativity is bubbling up. In this article, I will introduce the core concept of animation, and how one would go about creating a short film, step by step, using free and open-source software

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Consider this: You’re on vacation in the Maldives, when your office calls, with an urgent request for some files and information. These happen to …

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This article tells you how to set up a secondary (external) display connected to your laptop, using Ubuntu 10.04, Lucid Lynx. You may have …

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You are spending a weekend at your cousin’s. Suddenly you feel like working on your Web project. You ask your cousin’s permission to use …

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Tired of burning CDs each time you want to try out the latest Ubuntu release because your not-so-new computer doesn’t support booting from the …

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In countries like India, where broadband penetration is very low, Linux users find it difficult to grab updates, or install those missing codecs. This …

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S5 is a slideshow system for browsers that lets you run presentations like those in MS PowerPoint or OpenOffice.org Impress without a dedicated application …

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In this guide we will look at how to pack seven distros into one CD, and thus create a multi-boot optical media.

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If you are hooked to Yahoo! Messenger because of some of its cool and core features, but also want to keep your hands off Windows, take a look at GYachI.

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A simple tutorial that will help your tablet digital pen to work on a GNU-powered machine.