Great place for Linux, Unix discussions

Linuxquestions.org is a great place for all sort of discussions related to Linux, Unix, or any posix Operating System and in general Open Source. It has got lots of forums in different categories. Whether you are a newbie or an advanced user, developer or administrator, you have hardware compatibility issues or any software issue or you just want to do any non-technical discussion… (the list is practically endless) Just visit...

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Why project managers don’t do what they should?

So very often we have been frustrated because the manager does not take the obvious path to solve a problem. Rather they tend to take a complicated path, that just aggravates the problem. Like when a project is behind the schedule and the project manager goes out and brings 5 more resources after much fight. If anything it just increases the level of confusion. In this wonderful post about the mythical man month, Sulkshan talks about...

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Social Networking Sites – A big list

Social networking sites have somehow changed our lifestyles. whether at work or leisure most of us are logged into one or the other social networking site, be it orkut, myspace, linkedin, etc. Companies are making lot of money from these sites. There are so many debates about how good or bad these sites are but I don’t want to get into these debates. If you are a memeber of 3 or 4 of these sites and you know 9 or 10 such sites...

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Future of TV is Internet

I believe that the Future of TV is Internet. If some company is able to link TV telecast to the internet in real time and enable users to get more information about what they are watching, just imagine how much value it will create. I will explain it with few examples: 1. A user watching a car ad can get more info about the car, like its reviews, on road price in his city and dealer contacts etc. 2. A user watching a Travel Serial can...

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Great place to get free e-books

Found this(http://www.ebookee.com) nice link where you can get lots of free ebooks. I used it only for computer books . I got famous books like CLRS, introduction to algorithms, Compiler design by Aho, Ullman & Sethi, Operating systems by Tanenbaum and rare books like The Minix book by Tanenbaum. And the best part is that you find books in various formats (.chm, .pdf, .rar, etc.). Itis basically a book sharing place. You can also...

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