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Install Java, Flash, every codec you’ll ever need and much more, all at once. It’s heavily proprietary, but Ubuntu Restricted Extras is probably the first package you should install in Ubuntu. Are you a new Ubuntu user? You might soon notice that a lot of things don’t work out of the box. You cannot listen to MP3 files or watch most movies; even DVDs.
Stream your digital media to all devices in your network, with the DLNA server app or with the AmahiTunes app or any of several others. Stream to iTunes , the iPhone/iPad/iPod, connected TVs, Set-top boxes, Rhythmbox clients and other SW and HW clients.
However, the Home Server team recently announced that they would not be including the disk pooling technology in the next release, so I’ve been looking for an alternative. Amahi Home Server - a Linux based solution – might just be the answer. First off, let me explain why anyone would even need a server for their home.
Editor's Note: We welcome Charles Nicholls as our newest contributor. He's a conversion and analytics expert, and the founder and chief strategy officer of SeeWhy , a conversion and cart-abandonment-recovery firm. He's also the author of “Lessons Learned from the Top Ten Converting Websites,” a study of the top-converting ecommerce sites. In the piece below, Nicholls lists the top converting ecommerce sites, and debunks myths surrounding what's required to have a high-converting site. Ecommerce teams have an understandable fascination with the top ten converting websites.