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A lot of Things coming up with the new release Fedora 13 for improving the distribution itself, even extra package added, fixing many bugs reported by the users for many applications such as wine, printer problems with older fedora versions,… “, even more we will fully discuss it now.
Before we go any further let’s check the release Notes, Release announcement for fedora 13, and Download Options.
Download Fedora 13: you will find a lot of download options there for Gnome, KDE, LXDE, XFCE Desktops for 32 bit or 64 bit processors
We already make listed the main enhancement and what’s new with fedora 13
Using it as a live session on Virtual machine “sun virtualbox” with this hardware specifications
- Single core processor 2.1 Ghz
- 384 MB of RAM
- 12 MB of video memory
Booting time and loading time to login screen take a while but not that long with this hardware specifications, expecting to get better booting time to get to the login screen.
Looks really good some upgrades added to gnome 2.30 integrated with fedora 13, some changing for time and date menu for better navigation.
Printer manager new upgraded added to fedora 13 to auto identify the printer type and installing the suitable driver for it, that’s solved a lot reported problem with printers for many users.
Pino new integrated package for social media to be able to connect with social media like Twitter, identi.ca and more but you will need to know the API for this social media to be able to use it on pino, remembering me with Gwibber social media application for ubuntu now. But gwibber much more better than pino so far. waiting for more upgrades.
Supporting IPhone and IPod now available to be able to auto sync up with your device to control you music and multimedia libraries.
will be reviewing other desktops for fedora soon.
That’s it for now.
Android operating system become really popular, a lot of new applications released everyday, android market place contain many free applications, and other paid applications.
Many applications will list it here will help you a lot with multimedia files, system files, internet, Browser, phone book, PDF reader, Ringtones, Twitter app, IM messenger,……..
10 free android applications
so here we go,
1. Documents To Go
really good applications to open document files, excel files, PDF, and a lot of other formats (doc, docx, xls, xlsx, ppt, pptx & pdf)
also you easily edit files formated for microsoft office 2007
really easy to access this application don’t take a lot of time, also really easy to use for regular day use.
2. mVideoPlayer v1.6.2
This is really good application for playing multimedia files and the good thing multimedia files support mp4, m4v and 3gp
The good part about this application it’s support subtitles .srt extension.
other features with version 1.6.2
- Full screen
- Auto rotate
- IMDb info scraper to view movie information from Imdb.com
-On screen information: Time, Battery Status, Elapsed Time
3. ASTRO File Manager 2.3.1
simple applications to access your files with really good interface, can read zip, tgz files.also backup, restore files, searching inside for specific file or folder
4. Steel version 0.1.9
Simple web browser application, light and quick access, work really good if you are on the run and you want a quick access for website
5. Phonebook 2.0
Inspired by instant messaging, social networks and life streaming applications, Voxmobili combined them into an all-in-one, easy to use application, Phonebook 2.0. It secures contacts, notifies end-users when they are online, displays birthday reminders and helps centralize all communications.
Phonebook 2.0 is a white label product for mobile operators. They can customize it, brand it as they wish and create a mobile social network from their subscriber base. This application is ideally suited to teenagers who always want to be in touch with their friends and businesses to help their employees keep valuable contacts secure and up-to-date.
6. Ringdroid 2.2
Awesome applications for modifying media files for making quick ringtones.
Supported file formats:
- AAC/MP4 (including unprotected iTunes music)
- 3GPP/AMR (this is the format used when you record sounds directly on the handset)
7. Opera mini 5
Popular applications for internet web browser, really quick access for websites, working in full screen browsing.
great access for bookmark, zooming features, manage download for files through opera mini
Awesome Twitter client, easy to access your last twittes, your followers twittes, posting photos to twittes, access lists maded by you or or other friends.
video posting inside twittes, this applications comes with two version free version and other one paid with extra features
one of the most popular IM messenger applications , really good interface, and awesome way to chat with your friends all the time.
Log into all your IM accounts and send messages for free! With Meebo for Android, you’ll never miss a message. Available now from the Android Market for all Android devices.
10. Quick Settings v1.8.5
Really handy applications to get a quick access to many settings and easily to change this options such as Brightness, Ringer type, Volume control, WiFi, Network data (on/off & 2G/3G setting shortcut), Bluetooth, GPS (shortcut), Screen Timeout, Airplane mode, Auto-sync, Auto rotation, and Lock pattern
will post more soon
That’s it for now.