Weekly Wrap-up: proc filesystem, Install KDE 4.5, Facebook Places Released and many more…

From this week onward, we will be including relevant news of the week that are related to the tech community and also useful how to articles that we never get to cover in MakeTechEasier. So before you skip this wrap-up, do scroll down for more useful stuff.

This week in MakeTechEasier, there are two Linux articles that are well received by members of the Linux community. KDE 4.5 is now available for installation and Tavis has come up with a great installation guide. Similarly, Joshua talks about how you can use the proc filesystem to examine the inner working of your Linux machine. So if you have not read it, head down to the link below and start reading them now.

The release of Facebook Places has brought much fanfare to the World. Yes, and those who are paranoid about their privacy, we have come up with a step-by-step guide to tighten up your Facebook privacy and prevent your friends from checking you in to Facebook Places.


Popular articles

  1. Using the /proc Filesystem to Examine Your Linux Inner Working
  2. How to Install KDE 4.5
  3. How to Prevent Your Friends From Checking You In to Facebook Places

The rest of the articles

  1. Automate Repetitive Tasks with Action(s)
  2. How to Find And Install Non-market Apps On Your Android Phone
  3. How To Fix iPhone Errors and Problems After Jailbreak
  4. OpenOffice Base – A Simple And Useful Database Management Tool
  5. Testdrive Let You Test Ubuntu With A Single Click
  6. MDownloader: Easier Files Downloading From File Sharing Service
  7. How to Download Facebook Photos Without Installing Any App
  8. 3 Useful Comic Viewer Apps for Android
  9. How to Combine Multiple Bookmarklets And Use It From Any Computer

News for the week

  1. voice and video chat comes to Linux
  2. Ubuntu 10.10 Comes With Multi-Touch Support
  3. Facebook Wants to Know Your Location! New Check-in Features Released
  4. Ubuntu 10.04.1 LTS released
  5. Twitter releases Tweet bookmarklet

Elsewhere in the tech World

  1. Change the Google Logo to Your Favorite Google Doodle (Mashable)
  2. Batch rename in Linux with GPRename (gHacks)
  3. How to Automatically Record Skype Calls (Online Tech Tips)
  4. Edit, work on & save your Google Docs via Nautilus, no browser needed! (OMG! Ubuntu)
  5. 10 Useful iPhone Keyboard Shortcuts, Tips and Tricks (Mashable)

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