Symple Launches $89 Planet Friendly Ubuntu Linux Web Workstation

By Symple PC

Symple has launched an $89 planet friendly Ubuntu Linux PC focused on classrooms, non-profits and call centers that typically do the majority of work on the web. Encasedin recycled ABS plastic and shipped in 100% non-virgin fiber packaging, the Symple PC has 2GB of RAM, and 80GB SATA hard drive and at least a 2.8GHz desktop class processor.

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Overview of Three Chat Clients for KDE: Quassel, KVirc and Konversation

By Chris7mas

Internet Relay Chat has a history of over 25 years and it is still a widely used text-based protocol for chatting. In the Linux world, each distribution and major project has a chatting room, usually on Freenode, and here you can get online help, participate in collaborative projects, or just have a look at the latest discussions regarding the development of some project or application.

There are plenty of IRC clients out there for Linux, including console-based ones like the powerful Irssi, graphical ones like XChat, HexChat or the ones embedded in instant messaging clients. There are also web-based ones or clients available as add-ons for browsers, for example the ChatZilla add-on for Firefox.

In the following article I will briefly discuss about three clients for the KDE environment, leaving the others for a future article. All three of them come with features such as tabs, DCC, multiple networks or SSL.

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Proxmox VE (Virtual Environment) 3.4 OS Is Based on Debian Wheezy 7.8

By Softpedia

Proxmox Server Solutions GmbH proudly announced on February 19, 2015, the immediate availability of version 3.4 of its powerful, open-source, and reliable server virtualization management computer operating system, Proxmox Virtual Environment (VE). The release brings a number of new features and improvements, including NUMA support (non-uniform memory access), ZFS storage…

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