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Friday, May 22, 2009

Gnome 2.26 Screenshot tour and Latest features

Gnome foundation just released the latest version of Gnome Desktop 2.26.GNOME Desktop is a popular, multi-platform desktop environment for your computer which is used by many operating System for Example Linux, Unix, BEOS , Solaris etc. GNOME's focus is ease of use, stability, localization and accessibility support. GNOME is Free and Open Source Software and provides all of the common tools computer users expect of a modern computing environment, such as e-mail, groupware, web browsing, file management, multimedia, and games. Furthermore, GNOME provides a flexible and powerful platform for software developers, both on the desktop and in mobile applications.
The latest features in Gnome 2.26 are -
- Comprehensive New Disc Burning
- Simpler File Sharing
- Evolution Evolves its Migration from Windows
- Media Player Improvements
- Volume Control Integrated with PulseAudio
- Support for multiple monitors and projectors
- Almost Telepathic Communication
- Location Epiphany
- Fingerprint Reader Integration

Thursday, May 21, 2009

Mobin 2.0 The most advanced netbook OS

Intel in association with Linux Foundation successfully launched Moblin 2.0. The New version is totally different from the old Operating System with a redesigned GUI. Which seems to be very easy to use and also looks very funky. Operating system home page includes a calender and your favorite apps and on top you have drop down menus which take care of your internet , media and other needs. Finally Ubuntu remix has a challanger in Netbook OS but ironically both are Linux Based OS. here is a Hands On video of Moblin.