The latest report by The Linux Foundation, for the year 2012, holds lots of surprises. The top surprise is of course, is that of the most unlikely contributor to Linux kernel development- Microsoft Corp. – at No.17, in a Top 20 list! The financial figures reveal that up to one-percent of the development of Linux 2.6.36 to the latest version […]
VirtualBox 4.1.12 has been released, this is a maintenance release that comes to fix several bugs, added support to the new Kernel 3.4. As a good news to Ubuntu users, Oracle also has updated the official repository of Virtualbox adding support for new Ubuntu 12.04.
I have been quite absent from Unixmen for almost 2 weeks now. I do apologize, but have been very busy with other work tasks and projects. I actually started this article during my absence, but there was a reason it has taken me so long to finish. Read on and see why. There’s an ugly […]
AMD announced the release of AMD / ATI Catalyst 12.3, the biggest news of this new release is that Catalyst 12.3 now fully supports the AMD Radeon HD 7900, AMD Radeon HD 7800 and AMD Radeon HD 7700 series of products, this release also come to fix several issues including AMD Catalyst Control Center startup […]
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Precise Pangolin Beta2 has been released, this beta release comes with many bug fixes and a better performance than Beta1. In Beta2 we find with Kernel 3.2.12, Unity 5.8, Qt-based Ubuntu One desktop client, additional Application Quicklists, new Multi-Monitor options, New HUD animation, Management Service also some packages were updated to the latest […]
Linux Games are going main stream now. Wasteland 2 follows the greatly successful 1988 version of the role playing game, by the same name. Wasteland follows the success of Double Fine Adventure developed by game producer of Brian Fargo of InXile Entertainment.
If you are one of these people that like to change the look of their Linux desktop frequently, then this post is for you, i tried to list some nice themes that were updated the past few days. The themes are available for Gnome shell and Unity desktop.
XBMC 11.0 – Eden has been released, this final release include Addon Rollbacks, vast improvements in Confluence , massive speed increases via features like Dirty-region rendering and the new JPEG decoder, a simpler, better library, movie set scraping, additional protocol handling, better networking support, better handling of unencrypted BluRay content and structures, adjustable display refresh […]
Comice Pear Linux OS 4.0 has been released, the new release comes with some news, improvements and bug fixes. PearOS4.0 comes with Comice OS Shell a theme of Gnome Shell, Pear Appstore a based Deepin Software Center that have a simple search and applications management through an interface style of Android Market. This release also […]