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GUI only boots from recovery mode

After switching to the nvidia 390 driver my setup shows only a blank screen after rebooting. However, if I boot into recovery then choose "resume normal boot" I get the GUI login window. What is going ...
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Elementary OS privacy questions

I've just come across this old article where it states: "In the 12.10 release, Canonical entered into an affiliate agreement with Amazon. Under the agreement, search results from Amazon appear ...
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Is it possible to install AMD GPU-PRO on Freya?

I'm quite happy with my elementary installation, it even provides for some casual gaming fun. I just noticed that the next big driver thing on AMD's side is AMDGPU PRO In theory this enables the GPU ...
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AMD driver installer not showing any text

I was following this link to install proprietary drivers for my AMD graphics card. As it says in the page, I downloaded the Catalyst Control Center from the AMD site and ran it. But the installer is ...
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Installed fglrx from Software Center--screen goes black after login (monitor loses signal.) [closed]

I have elementary OS freya installed and updated--works great. Decided to try to fglrx from Software Center--kinda more glitchy than the open video drivers, but I wanted more FPS when playing online ...
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What are the rules about developing closed source software for elementary OS?

I can't find any proprietary applications that follow elementary's design guidelines. If I were to create one, what should I keep in mind? Which technologies could I use to create one without ...