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February 11, 2009
by sjvn01
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Silverlight, via Moonlight, comes to Linux

f you’re like me, you don’t like proprietary video and audio codecs. Be that as it may, some sites, like NBC’s Olympics site, use Microsoft’s proprietary Silverlight streaming technology. Until recently, if you were using Linux that meant you couldn’t … Continue reading

February 3, 2006
by sjvn01
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Why Photoshop tops most-wanted Linux app list

Photoshop? The application most people want, at this date, to be ported to Linux from Windows is Photoshop? Color me surprised! When Novell Inc. started its survey of what applications people wanted ported to Linux, both Novell CoolSolutions site editor … Continue reading