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Welcome to the cloud for users, where the speed of Ubuntu and the ease of cloud applications unite. You can now speed up your netbook, connect to the world using 3G modems, or make calls using Skype with Ubuntu. You can even change your desktop altogether without having to worry about netbook screen real estate. Now, you will never have to worry about the lack of documentation for your netbook again.Install and configure Ubuntu on a netbook. Connect and secure Ubuntu on your netbook. Tune Ubuntu and cloud applications to run on your netbook. What you?ll learn Install Ubuntu on a netbookConnect to the Internet via 3G modemsTrick out Ubuntu with new applicationsWork with multimediaOptimize Ubuntu for your netbook Who this book is for
Every netbook user who is using Linux on netbooks or wants to replace XP with Linux. Table of Contents Installing Ubuntu on a Netbook Starting to Use Ubuntu Netbook Remix Getting Connected Netbook Online Creating Office Files Working with Media Optimizing Netbook Settings Netbook Management
Youa (TM)ve made the jump and have purchased your first netbooka a small laptop that is perfect for connecting to the internet, wireless communications, and working with cloud applicationsa including Google Docs, Flickr, Mobile Me, and many others. According to the creator of Linux, Linux Torvalds, netbooks are a oeare really just laptops done righta .
Now you need to decide on the Linux distribution that will work best with your netbook, Millions of users have already come to the consensus that Ubuntu is the most compatible, and thus, ita (TM)s the number one most popular Linux distribution, and is currently running on 25 % of all netbooks. This book is a thorough guide to the basics of Ubuntua including installation, getting online, configuration, and administration.