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July 22, 2014
by sjvn01
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Verizon, Netflix continue net neutrality war of words

Last week, Mark Taylor, VP of Content and Media at Level 3, a global tier 1 business and consumer Internet provider, accused Verizon of deliberately slowing down Netflix videos. Those are fighting words! Verizon, Netflix continue net neutrality war of words … Continue reading

February 15, 2013
by sjvn01
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How to install the Steam gaming client on Ubuntu (Gallery)

First things first: While you can run the new Linux Steam gaming client on other versions of Linux besides Ubuntu, for now it’s only supported on Ubuntu. If you want to try Steam on other Linux distributions, start at Valve’s … Continue reading

February 15, 2013
by sjvn01
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PC gaming comes to Ubuntu Linux with Steam client release

Since the dawn of the Linux penguin there has been one constant user compliant: “Linux won’t run my games!” Those days are now over. Today, February 14th, the Steam gaming client for Ubuntu Linux has arrived. According to the Canonical … Continue reading