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Left 4 Dead 2 and Portal Released on Steam for Linux

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aGNUdomain/ — This year has been an exciting one for Linux gamers.  In February Steam for Linux was officially released by Valve.  While the latest game releases have yet to make their way to the platform, there has been a steady increase in the amount of games made available.  Most notably has been this past week’s […]

Google Glass and Robert Scoble Showers: Attack of the Androids

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aGNUdomain/ — Here on aGNUdomain we bring you tech, deep and totally geek content. Whether it’s great write ups, reviews and commentary. Or podcasts based on the open-sourced world. Take a listen to Attack of the Androids with Mat Lee and Eric Finkenbiner. This week, Ant Pruitt guest hosts to discuss the latest in interesting Android-related stories. […]

Ubuntu 13.04: A Tale of Two Upgrades

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Notice the lack of "Close", "Minimize" and " Maximize".

aGNUdomain/ — As my partner in crime Ant Pruitt told you earlier, Ubuntu 13.04 has recently been released. However before you jump in with both feet, I will offer you a tale of caution. After hours of waiting for the upgrade files to finish downloading, I was left with one functional computer and one non-functional […]

Attack of the Androids TV with Mat Lee, Richard Hay …

Posted in: and aGNUdomain unplugged — Here's the latest episode from our Mat Lee's Attack of the Androids. This week, the guys are talking about their first smartphones — Richard Hay has a piece on his first Android phone on the main site today — and the 40th anniversary of the first mobile call. A […]

Hands-on with Ubuntu Touch Preview for the Nexus 4

Posted in: - This weekend I formatted my Nexus 4 and loaded up Canonical's new Ubuntu Touch Preview.  I was impressed by its polish and beauty. Ubuntu Touch launched Feb. 19, 2013. As aGNUdomain's Ant Pruitt explained,  Ubuntu Touch is Canonical's attempt to break into the mobile market. Smart Linux users already know how to run full-fledged Ubuntu on some […]

Burn the Heretic! John Carmack Talks Linux Gaming and Steam

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John Carmack, the man behind some of the most influential video games of all time, caused a flurry of discussion over on Reddit last week when he expressed his opinions regarding native Linux ports of popular video games. Carmack's response on Reddit was an eloboration of  a Twitter update he made on Feb. 4th where he stated […]

Linux Command Cheat Sheet: Valentine’s Day Gift for the Linux Geek You Love

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It’s the Linux Command Cheat Sheet — the ideal gift for that Linux lover in your life. It could be you. Happy Valentine’s Day from with Gina Smith, John C. Dvorak and Jerry Pournelle and team — and, launching soon at that url, led by Eric Finkenbiner and Ant Pruitt. Great.

David Street: What’s GNU: Richard Stallman’s GNU versus Linux Demystified

Posted in: unplugged — By David Street, You think you knew GNU. So do a lot of people. Richard Stallman does an amazing job in his GNU history and explainer to dispel myths about it. Read the whole story here from Stallman writing for  Here's an excerpt from Stallman's excellent piece. Scroll after the excerpt […]