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Gizmo Project Adds AIM, Yahoo, and MSN Messaging

Open source Internet phone adds more bling, but still needs to work on the basics

Add Linux Repositories for Point-and-Click Updates

Want Ubuntu-like access to third party software and codecs for your Fedora 7 or openSUSE PC? Here's how to add third party repositories for everything you need.

Fedora 7 Rivals Ubuntu's Ease of Use

The latest rev of Fedora Linux gives Ubuntu's easy install options a run for their money, and adds smart, simple security, to boot.

Easy graphics drivers get a green light with Envy

Envy's simple interface takes the fglrxinfo out of setting up video drivers in Ubuntu.

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Still need to run Windows apps? Have a glass of Wine

Wine runs Windows programs on your Linux PC, so you don't have to dual boot

Maximum Linux: Open talk about open source

In the first installment of our new Maximum Linux blog, open-source geek Robert Strohmeyer heralds our freeware future.

Microsoft Cries Foul, 235 Times

Microsoft claims Linux and open source software infringe on 235 patents, but could it be a scare tactic amid a disappointing Vista launch?

Linux on Your Smartphone

Palm announces plans to shift to a Linux-based platform and release new handset designs later this year

Learning Linux

Katherine Stevenson test drives Ubuntu Linux and lives to tell about it