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The First E-mail From Space

http://thisdayintechhistory.com/08/09/the-first-e-mail-from-space/


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Hello again Geeks,

Here's a recap of the stories we've been going nuts over this week at FreeGeek Chicago. If you have news, article, photos or other material you wish to share with us, email it to share@freegeekchicago.org

 

How to:

Linux echo Command Tutorial for Beginners (5 Examples)

https://www.howtoforge.com/linux-echo-command/

 

Software/Video:

20 Must-Have Ubuntu Apps in 2017

https://www.fossmint.com/best-ubuntu-apps/

Green Recorder 3.0

https://github.com/foss-project/green-recorder/releases/tag/3.0.1.2

Deepin System Monitor

http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2017/07/deepin-system-monitor-is-gorgeous

Week Of Linux News 06 August 2017

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iaIyuboXKaI

 

Awesome links:

The End is Near!

http://www.reuters.tv/v/$RY/2017/08/04/chinese-robots-taken-down-after-rogue-outburst

8 reasons to use LXDE

https://opensource.com/article/17/3/8-reasons-use-lxde?sc_cid=7016000000127ECAAY

Meet The 82-Year-Old Stealing The Show At Apple's Developer Conference

http://www.refinery29.com/2017/06/157857/masako-wakamiya-wwdc-oldest-app-developer

This fully transparent solar cell could make every window and screen a power source

https://www.extremetech.com/extreme/188667-a-fully-transparent-solar-cell-that-could-make-every-window-and-screen-a-power-source

 

Deal of the week:

Dell XPS 8300 i7 @3.4 GHz, 8 GB RAM, 500 GB HDD +Acer 19" monitor

All for $98! All #freegeekchicago desktops come with free keyboard and mouse. Call us at 773.342.6205 for more details. Wed-Sun from 11-5pm - http://tinyurl.com/deal08-06

 

Command of the day:

exec
Exec replaces the parent process with whatever command is typed. This command treats its arguments as the specification of one or more subprocesses to execute.

 

And as always, if you have a story, article or photos you would like to see us post email it to share@freegeekchicago.org

 

-The FreeGeek Chicago Team

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