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*Linux Laptop Wiki [Rebooted]*

The aim of the website is to provide a central wiki to post experiences with Linux on the model of laptop / notebook you're using.

Linlap.info is an attempt to 'reboot' the abandoned and spammed linlap dot com which is now unusable.

Please consider participating on building a new "HQ" sending in your model / experiences!

Any help appreciated!

linlap.info/

don [at] linlap.info

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Linux & Coffee Meetup @ North Georgia.

This is a group for anyone interested in Linux and open source software founded by Ryan from DESTINATION LINUX.

To hang out with other Linux enthusiasts in the North Georgia area who want to network and discuss our passion.

ALL ARE WELCOME! Also beginners who have never touched Linux but want to learn more. We would love to have you join us.

==> gettogether.community/events/8

@DestinationLinux @dasgeek

LINUX laptop for GAMING out-of-the-box you fancy?

Enter ZaReason / their Verix 8750.

A Linux specific gaming machine with 100% compatible hardware. No additional costs for licensing, no wiping out Windows 10. Just straight out Linux gaming lappy with lots of Linux distributions to choose from.

Optional hardware options for RAM and SSD sizes etc.

Michigan, USA.

Email ZaReason: support[at]zareason.com

==> zareason.com/verix-8750.html
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📈 This week 386 creators have received donations through Liberapay, totaling approximately €1530 (sum of amounts in 14 different currencies) from 1171 patrons.

We still have a long way to go, but we're making progress.

* Ubuntu Studio *

Producing audio on Linux? A musician? Creator of movies? A keen photographer?

Ubuntu Studio is a free and open operating system for creative people.

A full range of multimedia content creation apps indeed for each of workflows: audio, graphics, video, photography and publishing.

Check out the latest Destination Linux with Erich Eickmeyer (Ubuntu Studio) ==> youtu.be/p3NYY8kl1Sk

==> ubuntustudio.org/
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Linux gamers! GOG has a sale. Few picks:

Crysis
Crysis Warhead
Dead Space
Dragon Age: Origins
Fallout

FEAR Platinum
FEAR 2: Project Origin + Reborn
Freedom Force

Jade Empire: Special Edition
Mafia
Mafia II Director's Cut
Mirror's Edge

Medal of Honor: Allied Assault War Chest
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion - GOTY Edition Deluxe

The Saboteur
Civilization IV: The Complete Edition
The Witcher: Enhanced Edition
The Witcher 3 GOTY
XCOM: Enemy Unknown

==> gamingonlinux.com/articles/gog
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We're finishing work on a new website that will go live on March 1.

It's been 6 years since we created the current one when MX Linux was just getting started, and a lot of water has gone under the bridge since then!

Linux boosted

@Linux Was out with my wife at a cafe doing some work. She was using her Windows 10 laptop connected to her phones hotspot and I was using Ubuntu on mine.

Windows 10 decided to download updates which finished her monthly data plan and asked me to use my laptop to finish her work. Went back home later and asked me to install Ubuntu for her.

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Just found out that GNOME Web supports WebP, even though Safari doesn't. Neat!
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It makes me uncomfortable how people have adopted corporate language when talking about themselves on the internet. You are not a corporation or a persona. You are a whole person.

You don't have a "brand" – you have passions and interests. You don't "create content" – you share thoughts, words, ideas, knowledge, and a whole galaxy of other things.

There are plenty of people out there who want to categorise you and put you in a box. Don't help them to do this.

You're so much more than that. 💚

How about a "Micro$oft Monday" also here @ Mastodon ?

Please chime in everyone who have experienced the horror & nightmares of Windows 10.

Also M$ jokes and such would be nice for laughs :thinkhappy:
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Intel & their upcoming dedicated GPU: Linux / Open Source highlighted.

It could be a candidate to replace Nvidia as a gaming GPU?

"Our journey toward a new visual computing experience is underway, and that includes a commitment to the community.

Local memory implementation is the first of many steps toward robust Linux support for our future discrete graphics solutions."

==> twitter.com/IntelGraphics/stat
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#2020

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@Linux #Natron needs #developers and support. The following thread is being monitored for anyone who would like to help keep this awesome #video effects software alive. discuss.pixls.us/t/natron-deve

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There are some great picks in the replies here!

RT @elementary@twitter.com

What's your favorite app on AppCenter?

🐦🔗: twitter.com/elementary/status/

Linux boosted

I'm starting today's stream a bit later than usual, but I'll definitely be streaming some "Detention", "Odd Realms" and some Hitman over at twitch.tv/sirsamsai in 30 minutes. See you there!

Want to use Nintendo's USB GameCube adapter on LINUX with no driver? This is for you!

Ethan Lee:

"You'll be able to take any game that uses SDL2, plug in your adapter, and play games with automatic configuration and full support for any hardware that the adapter supports.

The code will be released under the zlib license, so it will always be free and open source for everyone to use and study."

Funding's almost there!

==> indiegogo.com/projects/wii-u-s
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Rocket League are really showing how it's done!

A fully cross-platform friends system between Linux / Spydows / macOS.

Rocket League is a fun multiplayer experience where Football meets driving.

Variety of high-flying vehicles equipped with huge rocket boosters to score amazing aerial goals and pull-off game-changing saves etc.

==> gamingonlinux.com/articles/roc
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MX Linux 18.1.

Introduction.

MX Linux is a great Linux distribution with a new release. This video walks through some simple tasks and tools MX Linux has to offer.

You can support the particular Linux video creator Tom (Switched To Linux) via Paypal / merchandise.

==> youtu.be/nvyJ5N2HZso
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Linux boosted

Thanks to vigilance of Tom from Switched To Linux; goodbye Linux Tracker website!

(And hello new torrent links).

For years we have hosted our torrent files, as many do, at linuxtracker. However, after several complaints from users and news about increasingly dubious advert and popup tactics, we've decided to end that policy.

Our new torrents are currently hosted at archive.org.

64-bit => archive.org/download/MX18.1X64

32-bit => archive.org/download/MX18.1386

Here's the issue => youtu.be/YEjJbYuv1YI

Warhammer 40,000: Mechanicus officially released for Linux.

Take control of one of the most technologically advanced armies in the Imperium - The Adeptus Mechanicus.

As Magos Dominus Faustinius, you’ll lead the expedition on the newly rediscovered Necron planet of Silva Tenebris. Customize your team, manage resources, discover long-forgotten tech, and control your Tech-Priests’ every move.

On discount now!

=> store.steampowered.com/app/673
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A reminder:

Lets Bring Zeb (Destination Linux) To America! - SE Linux Fest.

We want to bring our favorite host Zeb to America. Imagine all the fun as Zeb joins Noah (of Linux Action Show fame), Ryan, Michael and the entire SE Linux Fest crowd.

Money is for his flight and hotel. ANY donation appreciated.

Funding will be used for his flight from the UK.

$2,000 needed.

Please donate if you can =>

gofundme.com/bring-zeb-to-amer
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