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Ubuntu 9.04 beta available

Ubuntu 9.04 beta has been released and new features include the new Gnome 2.26 desktop and a new CD burning suite called brasero. Improvements made to boot performance, uses the 2.6.28 kernel, as well as turn key mail servers. Other visual improvements have been made as well as X.org 1.6 is included. Continue reading

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Windows 7 may allow IE8 to be disabled

Some speculate the inclusion of a way to disable Internet Explorer 8 in Windows 7 is because of the European Union. Continue reading

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ArsTechnica Review of Windows 7

ArsTechnica has a rather extensive review of Windows 7, including the new taskbar, window management, and improvements to explorer and the control panel. Continue reading

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Windows 7 Beta

Quick review of the install process for Windows 7 Beta, including screenshots. Overview of some of the newer features as well. Continue reading

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Firefox 3.1 Beta 2 is ready for download

New features being introduced in Firefox 3.1, new support for web worker threads, new TraceMonkey JavaScript engine, improvements to the Gecko layout engine. Continue reading

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