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KLUG MEETING OF TUESDAY, April 1, 2014, 7 TO 9PM

Attendees: Paul Moreno, Al Hollaway and Bill Lindemann.

Tonight is another general support meeting.

 Al  Hollaway successfully installed Linux Mint 16 Cinnamon on an old Dell laptop.

 

Internet History Podcast

From Netscape To The iPad

http://www.internethistorypodcast.com/2014/01/mosaic/

InternetHist

KLUG 04-01-14

KLUG MEETING OF THURSDAY, JULY 11, 2013, 5 TO 7PM.

Attendees: Paul Moreno, Bill Lindemann, Andy Borka, Jim Strickland, David Stagowski, Tom Phillips and John Davidson. Paul Moreno gave a presentation of Amahi, a powerful, simple home server.

Amahi is software that runs on a dedicated PC as a central computer for your home. It handles your entertainment, storage, and computing needs. You can store, organize and deliver your recorded TV shows, videos and music to media devices in your network. Share them locally or safely around the world. And it’s expandable with a multitude of one-click install apps.

www.amahi.org

 

Alternatives to Windows OS

Good article that mentions Linux OS as a viable alternative to the Windows OS

http://www.zdnet.com/five-operating-system-alternatives-to-windows-8-and-xp-7000013765/?s_cid=e539

Linux Puppy 5.5 Slacko

Recently installed Linux Puppy 5.5 Slacko on a Dell C600 with 512mb RAM Looks like a fit for this hardware except can’t handle Google+ Hangouts very well.  We will be exploring all the niffy applications that are pre-installed with this Distro over the coming weeks.

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