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Kill Commands

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On Linux systems, numerous users often come across a program or process that locks-up. The user will usually kill the software if the system does not do it first. Users may be familiar with some of the kill commands and signals, but does anyone understand all of them? There are four common kill…

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oVirt 3.5 Rolls Out

To say that October was a big month for oVirt would be a little bit of an understatement.

Firefox Hello Not Working and Mozilla Claims the Bug is Invalid

InternetNews: Mozilla announced the Firefox 34 Beta release on October 17 and a key highlight is the new Firefox Hello feature; Only one problem - it doesn't work

CompuLab Intense-PC2: An Excellent, Fanless, Mini PC Powered By Intel's i7 Haswell

Phoronix: After using it now for another month and putting it through its paces with many strenuous benchmarking workloads and trying out other Linux distributions, I remain enthusiastic about the Intense-PC2

Marble Atlas Review - Alternative to Google Earth

 tuxarena: Marble is a 3D virtual globe application which features various map views

Kickstarter Suspends Anonabox Security Appliance Project

eWEEK: The Anonabox episode serves to highlight the simple fact that there is a great hunger in the marketplace for easily deployed privacy solutions.

Tech Comics: Internet of Things (Whoops)

 Datamation: The Internet of Things offers tremendous promise. Unless a critical factor is forgotten.

Will Android and Chrome marry?

 ZDnet: Perhaps, the better question is: "When will they set the date?" Sooner or later, Google's operating systems will come together.

Qt 5.4 Beta Available

There are a lot of new and interesting things in Qt 5.4

Tails 1.2 is out

This release fixes numerous security issues and all users must upgrade as soon as possible.

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GOL Cast: Trying To Strike A Profit In Merchants Of Kaidan

I talk a lot about Early Access, because the majority of games sent to us are on there. The games there range from awesome to awful, and Merchants of Kaidan has a bit of both.

The Wine Development Release 1.7.29 Is Now Available.

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A Roundup Of The Last Weeks Linux Gaming

Here is a look back at the last week on GamingOnLinux, an easy way to for you to keep up to date on what has happened in the past week for Linux Gaming!

The Humble Mozilla Bundle

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How To Get A Free XCOM: Enemy Unknown Key

On Greenman Gaming, they are giving a free XCOM: Enemy Unknown Steam key for anyone who is voting in the Golden Joystick awards.

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LGSO - Organize Your Game Saves

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