Monthly Archives: May 2008

Ubuntu Memory Efficiency, can any OS be better than that??

Applications Loaded: Firefox 3 Skype 2 Emesene 1 GDesklets Gnome Terminal Zekr (Java-based application) Memory Usage: 415 MB RAM 0 Swap No Comment!!! I can’t dream of anything better than that!

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Ubuntu CPU Performance Booster

I discovered the following today while surfing the net and reading multiple articles about Ubuntu: Ubuntu automatically changes the CPU frequency of the system (on systems supporting this feature only of course such as Pentium M), and it is set … Continue reading

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Combining the e-mail client and web-based mail access features (gnubiff Mail Notifier)

This is a very nice tool that let me at last combine the e-mail client advantages (like Evolution or Thunderbird) with the browser-based e-mail access (such as that of Gmail). It’s an applet that can be put on any of … Continue reading

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IBM fully supports Ubuntu; THIS YEAR :))))

That’s the best news I’ve heard since a long time, check out these links: http://www-03.ibm.com/press/us/en/pressrelease/23370.wss http://www.computerworlduk.com/technology/applications/enterprise/news/index.cfm?newsid=7193&print http://www.betanews.com/article/IBM_adds_support_for_a_third_Linux_flavor_Ubuntu/1200949292 Isn’t it just wonderful? Now (or you can say after a little while :)), I can install all my IBM software and replace … Continue reading

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A New Screenshot from my wonderful super-fast Ubuntu on my wonderful Thinkpad T42 laptop in my wonderful company; IBM :)

Click on the image below to see the full screenshot:The more time passes, the more I love Ubuntu!

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