I knew it wouldn’t take long for this to happen, the first iPhone disassembly pictures have been released. Since we don’t have the iPhone in Canada yet, we’ll have to live vicariously over the Internet for now.
The Boy Genius Report also has coverage, including user photos, and their official iPhone unboxing photos.
It will be interesting to hear the user reviews once they have had the phone for a while.
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For the last few days, Microsoft has been distributing Ubuntu Linux from the Windows Marketplace website. Over 10,000 people downloaded Ubuntu via a link to CNET from the Windows Marketplace website. Curious about how Microsoft described Ubuntu? Well they called it “Perfect”
Note: This is the desktop version of Ubuntu. Ubuntu is a community developed operating system that is perfect for laptops, desktops, and servers. Whether you use it at home, at school or at work Ubuntu contains all the applications you’ll ever need, from word processing and e-mail applications, to Web server software and programming tools. Ubuntu is and always will be free of charge. You do not pay any licensing fees. You can download, use and share Ubuntu with your friends, family, school or business for absolutely nothing.Version 7.04, named “Feisty Fawn,” adds the Ubuntu Studio, a multimedia editing and production suite, to the distribution.
The page is gone now, and is currently still available via a google cache, but not for long. Groklaw has a screenshot.
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LifeHacker has chosen their ten favorite Ubuntu Linux applications that are exclusive to GNU/Linux. The list includes everything including 3D Desktop, mouse gestures, and a couple of applications that will save you a lot of time. A couple of the applications are blatantly obvious, but the list is good starting point for the new Ubuntu user.
What applications are on your top 10 list?
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