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Update Intel video driver to latest version for Ubuntu

I updated my Intel video drivers on my Ubuntu 11.04 install and noticed a 2x improvement in framerate and performance. The hardware is:

Intel Corporation 2nd Generation Core Processor Family Integrated Graphics Controller (rev 09) (prog-if 00 [VGA controller])

Recursively add files to subversion (SVN) from command line

To recursively add files to subversion (SVN) control from the command line use:

Edit the hosts file in Windows Vista and Windows 7

For the rare occasions I need to develop in Windows my setup requires that I edit the hosts file.  The hosts file is a system file and requires administrative permission to update.  To make changes to the hosts file:

Factory Reset your Google Android Nexus One

There are times where you may want to do a factory reset to wipe your Nexus One Android device back to it's original state.  Perhaps a questionable app was installed or the system has become unstable and the need to implement a factory reset is required:

Using approx to install Google Chrome

To install the latest stable version of Google Chrome using an approx caching server first create an entry in your /etc/approx/approx.conf file:

Restart approx to load the new approx entry:

sudo /etc/init.d/approx restart
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