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I have recently acquired an Acer Aspire 1 operating on Linux platform. I want to be able to 1.Download and use Skype but I cannot determine which version of Skype for Linux to use....I understand that it is Linux lite but I do not see this listed on the skype download page 2.Download and use Google Earth....attempts so far have failed 3.Use Mobile Broadband with 3 usb modem

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What model USB modems?
http://www.skype.com/download/skype/linux/
http://dl.google.com/earth/client/GE4/release_4_2/GoogleEarthLinux.bin

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