Category Archives: Utilities

  1. Looking at Sylpheed 3.1.1 – Is this the package to unseat Thunderbird on my desktop?

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    May 8, 2011 by openbytes

    with the blisteringly quick Sylpheed, a user merely requiring an Email client can’t go wrong  - Its memory footprint is …
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  2. Review – SeaMonkey 2.0.14

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    May 2, 2011 by openbytes

    All in one solutions can be very appealing.  Since I have multiple communication methods online and SeaMonkey is touted as …
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  3. VICE 2.3 – C64/128, Vic20, Pet, Plus4, CBM-II emulation!

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    March 5, 2011 by openbytes

    On the 26th February version 2.3 of this popular emulation package was released over on Sourceforge. Since I am a …
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  4. Nintendo Emulation w/ Linux! – All you need to know! (and a little more)

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    September 25, 2009 by openbytes

    I have received a few emails asking about emulation on the Linux platform.  These questions were mostly by Windows users …
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  5. PAN 0.133 – Text/binaries newsgroup reader.

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    May 4, 2009 by openbytes

    Readers will have seen the previous article on newsgroup binaries reader Klibido v0.2.5 which whilst a very good package appears …
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  6. REVIEW: Pidgin 2.5.5 – The all in one messenger?

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    March 15, 2009 by openbytes

    Chat networks, we all love em, we all use different ones, and they all use different clients/sites!  Let me introduce …
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  7. REVIEW: iDeaS v1.0.2.7 – Another option for DS emulation on Linux

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    December 29, 2008 by openbytes

    iDeaS is another DS emulator for the Linux platform that I discovered recently.  Supporting the dual screen of the Nintendo …
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  8. FEATURE: WINE 1.0.1 – WORLD OF WINECRAFT (Wrath of the Lich King)

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    December 20, 2008 by openbytes

    Do you like the title?  World of Winecraft?! There are many reports on Wine, with compatibility charts and performance comparisons, …
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  9. REVIEW: UBUNTU TWEAK v0.4.3

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    December 2, 2008 by openbytes

    Article by Goblin[RFD] The prospect of using many different utils and/or dropping into the CLI can be daunting for any …
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  10. REVIEW: TRANSMISSION v1.40 – The uTorrent of Linux?

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    November 15, 2008 by openbytes

    Article by Goblin[RFD] Mention Bittorrent to people and you will get one of these responses, a look of childlike bewilderment, …
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