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Planet Fedora

In this section, we cover the highlights of Planet Fedora[1] - an aggregation of blogs from Fedora contributors worldwide.

Contributing Writer: Adam Batkin

General

Luis Villa wrote[1]: "Put yourself in 1995. I’m going to tell the you of 1995 that in 2010, there will be a software platform with the following properties". Luis then listed all of characteristics of the Web as a software platform, then continued "At this point, 1995-you says ‘This sounds too good to be true. There must be a catch..."

Josh Bressers explained[2] why private browsing isn't as secure as you may think. But one possible remedy includes running your web browser in a confined SELinux sandbox.

Máirín Duffy attended[3] LinuxCon, but more importantly, took copious notes at the Education Mini-Summit that preceded LinuxCon.

Máirín also summarized[4] the August 13, 2010 Fedora Board meeting.

Paul W. Frields was quiet happy[5] with the experience of using a Droid X with Fedora including the ease of transferring music and other files to the device (which isn't easy for an iPhone to do).