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Thomas Fieber
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We had a dome theater where I grew up. That place was great... Lots of memories there. It's too bad they're going away.
 
Did you know that Silicon Valley was once the premiere home to a plethora of dome-shaped theaters? Our story on their current demise: 
Silicon Valley wasn’t always the place where technology was born and bred. It used to be one of the world’s largest orchards, where an estimated one-third of the entire country’s fruit was...
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Are there any other +System76 users having trouble getting the system76 driver installed in Ubuntu Gnome?
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Got this figured out. The driver still doesn't "install", but I manually added 'acpi_backlight=vendor' as a kernel parameter in /etc/default/grub...Then ran 'sudo update-grub' and rebooted. My brightness hotkeys work now. 
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Note to self: 1) Get job at Yahoo! 2) Become painfully awkward public speaker 3) Get fired and paid $58 Million for my trouble.  Sounds like a great plan...what are your questions?
 
Henrique de Castro became Yahoo chief operating officer in 2012 and was dumped in January 2014. He will receive $58 million in severance.

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Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 with square icons from the +Numix Project ...I like it! 
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I am actually using Numix Rounded Icons . They also look great
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I was just wondering if GNOME 3.12 was going to be added to the Tumbleweed repos? Very new to openSUSE GNOME. Thanks!
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So far so good after an upgrade to Gnome 3.12 this morning. 
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Thanks! I'll try later if I'm feeling adventurous. The last time I tried staging on an existing install, I ended up having to reinstall everything, but that was a while ago. :) 
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It seems to be go time!
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:D

Don't forget, use Torrent because the main server will be super busy :D
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And his response was nearly as out of touch as his initial statement. Well done.
The sergeant major of the Marine Corps issued a letter to all Marines on Friday trying to explain his recent congressional testimony in which he said Marines preferred better equipment over high pay and that lowering pay raises would improve discipline. Sgt. Maj. of the Marine Corps Micheal ...
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After "distro-hopping" for a little while, I have finally settled on Ubuntu Gnome.  I'm currently running 14.04 Beta 2...and so far it is very solid! I've had no issues.  For me, this distro seems to be the best of several worlds...so well done and kudos to the team!
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 we shall be waiting and you're more than welcome to join, anytime :)

Our doors are open and we take everyone under our wide wing.

Thank you again :)
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Hooray! Shutter is no longer crashing in Ubuntu 14.04! 
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CNN's Tapper: Obama has used Espionage Act more than all previous admini...
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The federal criminal charges filed against National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden make it seven times that the Obama administration

Doctor Who: The 50th Anniversary Collection
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Featuring the 50th anniversary episode, this special collection is the definitive celebration of five decades of adventures through space an

Yahoo! Is Forcing Employees To Rank Each Other and They Hate It
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Fight, fight for Empress Marissa: the arena must be refreshed with nerd blood. After pissing everyone at Yahoo! off by making them come into

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Abortion Advocate Wendy Davis: 'I Am Pro-Life'
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Abortion advocate Wendy Davis has a strange claim. She now says that she's 'pro-life,' a term usually associated with those who are against

Latest report pins Nexus 5 debut on October 31
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The Nexus 5 is expected to make its much anticipated debut on Halloween, according to a Canadian tech blog. Read this article by Scott Webst

Edward Snowden Declares Himself Torture-Proof
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And basically says he's the best hacker in the world.

The lives of others
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NOBODY likes to be spied on, especially by their allies, so it is hardly surprising that Europeans are angry about American espionage operat

Phony 'disabled' vet gets destroyed by wounded woman warrior
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A Congressional witness claiming to be a disabled veteran for a sprained ankle he allegedly sustained almost 30 years ago, walked into a hum

Viewpoint: Why Surveillance Outrage Falls Flat in China | TIME.com
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The Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman’s advice was polite but pointed: “We believe the United States should pay attention to the internat

The Public/Private Cooperation We Need on Cyber Security
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America's national security and economic competitiveness are at stake.

Handcent SMS
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The most popular messaging app on the Android Market, Handcent SMS is a powerful SMS/MMS app that fully unleashes the messaging potential of

Orbital Dr Who
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Orbital Dr Who Buy on http://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/orbital/id724648 Orbital Facebook http://www.facebook.com/OrbitalOfficial?sk=app_532

Doctor Who
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One of the longest running and most successful programs in television history, Doctor Who boasts an estimated 100 million fans in 54 countri

Doctor Who River Song‘s TARDIS Journal
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This TARDIS-shaped notebook is perfect for keeping track of your timeline, or just writing down your dreams of traveling through time and sp

Refill Required
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Sound the warning beep! Your caffeine delivery system is dangerously low on fuel! Get thee to the nearest coffee pot with haste to refill yo

Afghan policeman kills 9 sleeping fellow officers
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Afghan police say nine village police officers have been shot dead by a colleague in the eastern Paktika province.

Nice to Meet You
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Shop Google Play on the web. Purchase and enjoy instantly on your Android phone or tablet without the hassle of syncing.

Only You Can Prevent the Zombie Apocalypse
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Listen up, kids. Your parents, they went into this place called "The Outdoors" and sometimes they‘d do stupid stuff like set it on fire. So

I stopped in first thing this morning for coffee. The atmosphere was great, and the house blend was very enjoyable! I'll definitely go back.
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reviewed 9 months ago
Great atmosphere and great food!
Food: ExcellentDecor: ExcellentService: Excellent
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