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3 months old today, Ubuntu 9.04 Jaunty!

Posted 09-03-2009 at 05:29 AM by VipX1
Updated 01-10-2010 at 07:47 AM by VipX1 (Additional info, Update!)

I was in Birmingham airport at the end of March this year in WHSmith looking for a magazine to read during the flight. I was in the middle of editing the company web site at the time, an on going project but I was doing it all on XP, my company PC. That months Linux Format magazine had an article on Google web master tools and Java script and after a brief flick threw the magazine I bought it. I read the article on the plane and a bit more besides. The free CD had PC Linux OS on it. I had a go of...
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Linux needs to be more (new) user friendly.

Posted 12-01-2008 at 02:06 PM by Another Unixnoob

After seeing the new GUI based Linux offerings, I was a bit skeptical. Having once tried Mandrake, I found Linux to be too different compared to Windows and the requirement for a lot of technical knowledge just to do simple tasks was too great.

Well, times have changed and the differences between Linux GUI's and Windows grows smaller. Now, it's quite easy to adjust to using something different but with enough similarities to make life easier.

What has not changed is...
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