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Hardy Heron and Bluetooth

I've had this USB bluetooth adapter for over a year. It's a Trendnet TBW-105UB . I was using Ubuntu 7.04 and at the time I thought it'd be nice to be able to connect to my cell phone (Motorola Razr … Continue reading

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LightScribe for Linux

I recently converted a computer from 32bit Windows Vista® (can you believe they actually sell 64 bit systems with 32 bit Vista?) to 64 bit Ubuntu GNU/Linux – I decided to back up all the Vista® data from the Ubuntu … Continue reading

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Transferring TiVo onto DVD

If you need to get a show or several off your TiVo and onto recordable DVD you'll want to use one of these two methods for sure. The first one is a program called tivo2dvd (who'd have thunk it, right?) … Continue reading

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Creating A Distributed Wireless Network

This DD-WRT stuff is all kinda new to me.  I know lots of you have been re-flashing your wireless routers and access points with Linux (OpenWRT or DD-WRT or others) for a  while now.  Finally, I too have a success … Continue reading

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Eben Moglen on Intellectual Property

Eben Moglen is the attorney for the Free Software Foundation.  He’s been defending and helping to enforce the General Public License (GPL) for more than ten years.  New threats are arriving which present new challenges to that endeavor.  Patents and … Continue reading

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