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Cheers Mate

If you didn’t know already, the Mate desktop version of Ubuntu is now an official flavour. This is great news for those who are fans of both Ubuntu and the Mate desktop. The Mate desktop is a continuation of Gnome 2 and has become popular with several types of Linux user…

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The Libre Laptop

Great News! Now we can have complete freedom. From just £358, you can purchase the Libreboot X200 laptop, which has had all of its propriety firmware and BIOS replaced with a free/libre alternative called Libreboot by Gluglug.

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A Look Ahead to 2015

With us now well into the new year, I thought it was time to take a look at the year ahead and explore what might be coming our way in 2015. 2014 ended well, with new versions of all the major distributions (Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Fedora) coming in the last few months…

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Taking Responsibility

On Thursday this week, the BBC broadcast an episode of its flagship current affairs program ‘Apple’s Broken Promises’ – http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b04vs348 – which seems to have stirred up a bit of a whirlwind. Apple is not at all happy about the content of the programme, but the BBC is standing by its claims made.