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Thanks for being part of the biggest crowdfunding campaign ever, and look out for Ubuntu on smartphones in 2014. Find out more Exclusive to Indiegogo backers. The Edge will NOT be available to buy at launch.Specs to be finalised as late as possible to ensure the best available components.Dual-boots into Ubuntu mobile OS and Android; converts into a full desktop PC.Works with LTE and GSM networks, including Verizon and Sprint.Perks include all charges for US and UK, including VAT and delivery.Standard manufacturer warranty will apply once manufacturer is selected.Zero cost to backers if the campaign is unsuccessful. CPU/GPU, screen technology to be finalised before production. * Apple Store ** Best Buy
13.04 Raring Ringtail

ssd_solid_state_drive ssd_solid_state_drive Les disques électroniques ( Les SSD sur Wikipédia) sont constitués de mémoire flash, ils sont plus rapides et plus résistants aux chocs que leurs équivalents à plateaux (les HDD), mais leurs cycles d'écriture sont limités. Afin d'allonger leur durée de vie, vous pouvez utiliser au mieux Ubuntu pour l'usage d'un disque électronique. Présentation des disques électroniques Les disques durs traditionnels sont constitués de plateaux magnétiques et d'une tête de lecture mobile alors que les disques électroniques sont équipés de mémoire Flash.
Lars Strand's blog: Sharing Internet connection over bluetooth in Ubuntu Lars Strand's blog: Sharing Internet connection over bluetooth in Ubuntu Me and my girlfriend are staying in a hotel here in Sha Tin, Hong Kong. Since the hotel only allow one computer per room connected to the Internet at the time - I found out it would be a nice time to look into Internet connection sharing over bluetooth. There are somedocumentation on how to set up PAN in Linux, so the prosess should be pretty straightforward. One posting I found mention some software called "Blueman".
12.10 Quantal Quetzal

Introduction Some laptops come with two graphics cards: one for use in applications that require a lot of computing power such as games, called the discrete GPU, and one that is less powerful, but conserves energy, called the integrated GPU. The integrated GPU is often embedded in the CPU, hence the name. This concept is called Hybrid Graphics. HybridGraphics HybridGraphics
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12.04 Precise Pangolin

I see this all the time at the moment. Ctrl+Alt+F'ing from X to a TTY, if it hasn't been switched to recently, will shortly interrupt audio output, then give this message in /var/log/messages (this is me doing Ctrl+Alt+F2, Alt+F8, Ctrl+Alt+F3, Alt+F8): Feb 10 15:17:11 lnxsrv kernel: [240123.298463] EXT4-fs (sdj2): re-mounted. Opts: errors=remount-ro,discard,commit=0 Feb 10 15:17:12 lnxsrv pulseaudio[11721]: ratelimit.c: 77 events suppressed Feb 10 15:17:17 lnxsrv kernel: [240129.531111] EXT4-fs (sdj2): re-mounted. Opts: errors=remount-ro,discard,commit=0 Feb 10 15:17:22 lnxsrv pulseaudio[11721]: ratelimit.c: 83 events suppressed Feb 10 15:17:27 lnxsrv kernel: [240139.290213] EXT4-fs (sdj2): re-mounted. [SOLVED] Ext4 re-mounting root partition. Is this normal? [SOLVED] Ext4 re-mounting root partition. Is this normal?
If you are seeing messages in my system logs that state "Machine Check Event logged" this could be an indication of a hardware problem or failure. What are Machine Check Exceptions (or MCE)? A machine check exception is an error dedected by your system's processor. There are 2 major types of MCE errors, a notice or warning error, and a fatal execption. Advanced Clustering | I'm getting MCE (Machine Check Exception) errors, what does this mean? | FAQ Advanced Clustering | I'm getting MCE (Machine Check Exception) errors, what does this mean? | FAQ
Howto: Get the Compiz Desktop Cube in Ubuntu 11.04 Natty and Unity « Reformed Musings NOTE: Post updated with corrected Compiz desktop settings. Although the previous setting worked for the cube, it caused issues with AWN’s Shiny Switcher and other desktop switchers. The 4/1/1 arrangement works for everything that I’ve tried. Howto: Get the Compiz Desktop Cube in Ubuntu 11.04 Natty and Unity « Reformed Musings
Securing an Ubuntu Server « andrewault.net For more current information, see: http://www.adminbuntu.com/security Security is relative. Will these steps make your server “secure”? Securing an Ubuntu Server « andrewault.net
Access Your Mobile Phone Through USB Cable Access Your Mobile Phone Through USB Cable OBEX (abbreviation of OBject EXchange, also termed IrOBEX) is a communications protocol that facilitates the exchange of binary objects between devices. It is maintained by the Infrared Data Association, but has also been adopted by the Bluetooth Special Interest Group and the SyncML wing of the Open Mobile Alliance (OMA). OpenOBEX is an open source implementation of the Object Exchange (OBEX) protocol. This protocol is optimized for ad-hoc wireless links and can be used to exchange all kinds of objects like files, pictures, calendar entries (vCal) and business cards (vCard). OpenOBEX supports the following links:■ IrDA■ Bluetooth■ USBFor a list of supported devices, click HERE and select your phone manufacturer from the left menu.
This page describes how to use a cell phone and a USB cable to connect your pc to the internet. For this example I used: Ubuntu Breezy a Nokia 6021 cell phone a CA-42 cable an Italian Vodafone provider The instructions should be valid with minimal modifications also for a Bluetooth or infrared connection and for other providers. CableDialup CableDialup
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Windows vs Ubuntu – Usability « Roman Kennke's Blog A couple of days ago I received a new laptop, and it came with Windows (Vista). I thought I’d give it a try (haven’t touched Vista at all so far). This Windows thingy came preinstalled on this laptop, so I was thinking I could jump right into it. Wrong. Of course, I had to go through the usual post-installation procedure.
HOWTO: Install and use the latest FFmpeg and x264 - Ubuntu Forum