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Back to Ubuntu!

Having got a new laptop in March last year (Lenovo U410) with UEFI, and Windows 8 (now 8.1) I am going back to Linux as my every-day operating system. Windows 8+ is very good IMHO but the revelations of Edward

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Webcam woes Resolved

Installed the latest version of Ubuntu – 12.04 LTS. Installed Skype and discovered that my Microsoft VX1000 web cam WORKS! Both microphone and webcam. So full marks to Ubuntu for that! I now only have Windows on my machines for

Posted in Hardware, Ubuntu

What makes Ubuntu 11.10 so great?

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