Free your router with Tomato

It's a little known fact that the fimware on Linksys routers is open-source. In fact, the operating system on WRT54G's version 4 and below is Linux. Some time ago, people took advantage of this and made their own replacement firmware images for their routers. Once the non-Linux version 5 routers were released, Cisco saw the demand for a Linux version again and released the WRT54GL, so that third-party ...

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Kumblr - a Lightweight Tumblr Client for KDE

Tumblr is a popular mini-blogging service. Wikipedia defines a tumblelog as:

... a variation of a blog that favors short-form, mixed-media posts over the longer editorial posts frequently associated with blogging. Common post formats found on tumblelogs include links, photos, quotes, dialogues, and video.

The service is pretty neat if you're in to quickly sharing your thoughts and creations in this way, but if you want to share something really ...

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AbiWord - an Alternative Word Processor

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OpenOffice.org is generally considered the flagship of productivity programs in the open source world, but it's not the only choice for many standard productivity tasks you need to get done from day to day.

I've looked at alternative word processor AbiWord previously, in a round-up of many different alternatives to OOo, but today I want to look at it in a lot more detail, and go through ...

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