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X2Go: Remote access for your Linux box.

X2go is a great application for remotely accessing your Linux computer from a Windows, Linux, or Mac PC. What makes this unique for Linux is that you are able to connect to your computer at the login screen. Perhaps you are booting into a headless system and don't want a GUI running all the time. With X2Go you are able to select your desktop environment before connecting. For the session it will launch that GUI and then exit it upon logout.

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Disposable Temporary E-Mail Addresses

Ever find yourself being asked to create an account at a website that has information you would like, but, you are worried they will spam you or give your e-mail address to some sort of list? GuerrillaMail.com is a great site that will give you a temporary e-mail address that can be erased at any time. GuerrillaMail has an easy …

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The Power Of Steam

Having been a member of Steam since mid 2009 I have had some time to build up a decent game collection. With right around 300 paid games linked to my Steam account I have found myself anxious for the Steam Box. When I see a good deal on a particular game, whether I need it or not, I buy it. …

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TeamViewer for Linux

For¬†several years I have been frustrated with the lack of a LogMeIn.com alternative for Linux. When doing Google searches the answer has always been to use VNC. There are many limitations to VNC that do not cover all my criteria. First, I would like to not have to make adjustments to my firewall to gain access to the machine. VNC …

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iPhone 4 vs Droid 3

With all the hype of the iPhone 4, I thought I would mention a phone that actually performs better than the newest iPhone 4. Motorola has recently released the Droid 3 which is available on the Verizon network. The biggest difference between the two phones is the fact that the Droid 3 has a dual core 1GHz processor when the …

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Episode 1 – Social Networks

Download: MP3 Audio27 MB Date Title Duration February 26, 2012 4:51 pm Episode 4 - Star Wars: The Old Republic MMORPG Bite Of Tech Podcast Episode 4 0:43:35 September 5, 2011 7:55 pm Episode 3 - Viruses Viruses 0:33:13 August 1, 2011 10:17 pm Episode 2 - Smart phones and data plans 0:25:14 July 18, 2011 12:03 am Episode 1 …

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