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Installing an Alternate SSL Provider on Android

The ability to install third-party libraries on Android offers developers the freedom to customize and optimize for applications. more>>

Quick User Interfaces with Qt

The user interface is progressing quickly these days. It has been 15 years since cool 3-D buttons and the like, as popularized by Windows 95 and other early windowing environments, emerged. Now, we see halo effects, shades, transparency and more—all hardware-accelerated, and all making our computers look better than ever. more>>
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Put the World in Your Pocket with Marble

KDE's Marble breaks free of the desktop—and it knows where it's going. more>>

Is Your Personal Area Network Giving You the BlueZ?

Bluetooth is a complex beast, and recent changes to the standard Linux implementation have bamboozled many users. Untangle your personal area network with this revealing article on setting up the Bluetooth PAN Profile in BlueZ v.4. more>>
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Augmented Reality with HTML5

How far can HTML5 go when writing mobile applications? more>>
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Run with MeeGo

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Python for Android

Think Java's the only game in town when it comes to programming Android apps? Think again. more>>

WebOS 2.1 - Give It a Spin with Emulation Through the WebOS SDK!

It seems like only yesterday that Palm announced its brand new Linux-based WebOS and Palm Pre, ready to shake up the world with awesomeness and Linux in a little package. more>>

Controlling Your Linux System with a Smartphone

Using simple Web technologies, you can turn your smartphone into a multipurpose device to control your computers. more>>

Finding Your Phone, the Linux Way

If you have a Nokia N900, you can set it up so that it helps you find it the next time you lose it. The methods shown here, with modifications, can be used on other Linux phones as well. more>>

Introduction to the MeeGo Software Platform

Distros come and go, and sometimes they combine with others to form new distros. Take Intel's Moblin and combine it with Nokia's Maemo, and you get MeeGo. more>>
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EOF - 3G Hell

The Internet may be world-wide and free, but 3G is neither. Can we fix that? more>>
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Android: Too Much of a Good Thing?

Android is everywhere. Really. It runs phones, tablets, and recently, I even saw it running on an iPhone. Just a few years ago, that would have thrilled me to no end. Truthfully, it still does, but I'm more skeptical now. See, two years ago, Linux was everywhere on Netbooks. I thought it was a big break—Linux finally hit the mainstream. more>>

2010 Readers' Choice Awards

Readers' Choice Awards 2010

The votes are in! Read on to find out how your favorites fared in this year's awards. more>>

Qualcomm's Rob Chandhok Joins Linux Foundation Board

In an early morning announcement, LinuxCon kicked off with an introduction from Jim Zemlin, Executive Director of the The Linux Foundation, to the newest member of the Linux Foundation Board, Rob Chandhok of Qualcomm. Qualcomm joins companies like IBM, Intel, NEC and Oracle as a platinum level sponsor of the foundation. more>>

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