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Kubuntu 12.04 Alpha 2 With KDE Plasma Netbook - Overview & Screenshots

With Unity getting most of the attention lately in Ubuntu and the feature-freeze coming in tomorrow, I decided to take the latest <a href="http://www.kubuntu.org/">Kubuntu</a> alpha for a spin and see how KDE 4.8 for netbooks looks and behaves. But first, a little about 12.04 as a whole.

Touchpad-Indicator Now Automatically Disables The Touchpad When You Plug In A Mouse

Touchpad Indicator was created with a very simple feature in mind: to allow you to easily enable / disable your laptop or netbook touchpad with a click but it slowly started gaining some other cool features.

Jupiter 0.0.46 Released With SATA Link Power Management And USB Autosuspend Support

Jupiter is a Gnome applet you can use on your netbook or laptop to switch between maximum, high performance and power saving mode, change the resolution and orientation of the screen, enable or disable the bluetooth, touchpad, WiFi. Jupiter also comes with Eeepc SHE (Super Hybrid Engine) support.

Unity 0.2.28 Comes With A New Home Screen, Lots Of Improvements [UNE 10.10]

Yet another Unity version (0.2.28) was released today in Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat (Netbook Edition), featuring a new home screen (which will probably remind you of the old Ubuntu Netbook Edition interface) when you click the Ubuntu button - this is the first thing you see wh

WebUpd8 PPAs Updates: Rhythmbox, Jupiter, DockBarX

We've backported the latest Rhythmbox version from Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat to Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx. The new version comes with bug fixes as well as a new feature: the play button now changes to pause and stop when needed.

Jolicloud 1.0 Review (Ubuntu Based Netbook OS)

Jolicloud 1.0 is now available for all so I decided to install it on my netbook (Asus EeePC 1005 HA) and write a review for the WebUpd8 readers.

 

Improve Your Netbook Performance And Increase Battery Life By Moving Log And Temp Files To RAM

Fewt, the author of Jupiter and member of the Aurora OS (ex Eeebuntu) core team has a really interesting post on his blog about improving your netbook's performance but also increasing the battery life by moving the temp and log files to RAM using tmpfs.

Ubuntu Netbook Edition Optimization Tips


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Increase Your Linux Netbook / Laptop Battery Life

Powertop can help your Linux laptop / netbook battery life but if you want to increase it drastically, you'll have to do some further tweaking.

Application Menu (Global Menu) For Ubuntu Netbook Edition 10.10 Is Available For Testing


MeeGo 1.0 Hands On Review

MeeGo 1.0 was released today so I decided to give it a try on my Asus EeePC 1005HA netbook. Here's a small review with some stuff I've noticed running it.

MeeGo 1.0 (Moblin + Maemo) - Linux Based OS By Intel And Nokia - Has Been Released!

Battery Status 0.1.1 Fixes Lots Of Issues With The First Release

Battery Status 0.1 Released - Improved Battery Applet For The Gnome Desktop

Banshee Is Under Evaluation For Becoming A Default Application In Ubuntu Netbook Edition 10.10

When we told you about some discussions on changing some default application in Ubuntu Netbook Edition 10.10, Banshee was only being discussed.

New Default Applications In Ubuntu Netbook Edition 10.10?

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Enable Fn Keys On Your Asus EeePC and Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx

It's both nice and bad when I upgrade to a newer Ubuntu version. The good part is I have lots of posts material for the blog but the bad part is there's always something on my main computer or netbook which doesn't work out of the box and needs tweaking.

How To Add / Remove Applets From The Gnome Panel In Ubuntu Netbook Edition 10.04 [UNE Panel Locked - Fix]

I recently upgraded to Ubuntu Netbook Edition 10.04 Lucid Lynx (previously Ubuntu Netbook Remix) on my netbook and noticed the Gnome Panel was locked.

Ubuntu Netbook Edition 10.10 Will Get A Global Menu By Default

 

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