As usual, Canonical is on schedule with development of Ubuntu 12.04 “Precise Pangolin”. This is perhaps the reason for Ubuntu’s success over the years. With the completion of the Ubuntu Developers Summit, the clear course for development of Precise Pangolin is now established. This also means a list of changes that will come the new […]
The most exciting phase of the open source platform is discovering new distros, exploring them and optimizing them for your desktop. Here are five such distros you in a variety of flavors and these are ones you should not miss. First, we have the Italian distro angusOS, then the FX64Linux, followed by the Russian distro […]
LinuxMint RC 12 Lisa is available for download through and unoficial download Link, the official RC release should be available in the next few hours. Find bellow some screenshots of this upcoming release from LinuxMint.
Y PPA Manager 0.0.8.4 has been released, according to the announcement, Starting with this version Y PPA Manager should fully work under KDE (though there are some minor bugs like notifications not being displayed when adding a PPA), there are also various changes under the hood and bug fixes.
Fedora 16 has been released, this new release brings exciting new features for desktop users, for system administrators, and for developers. Some of major features we find: enhanced cloud support including Aeolus Conductor, Condor Cloud, HekaFS, OpenStack and pacemaker-cloud; KDE Plasma workspaces 4.7 and GNOME 3.2; a number of core system improvements including GRUB 2 […]
GAP is a collection of GIMP plugins that make it possible to create animations as sequences of single frames. The result can be saved as animated GIF, AVI or MPEG file (external libraries are used for this). Now GAP 2.6.0 has been released. The new version is optimised for GIMP 2.6 and offers some new […]
The ongoing Ubuntu Developer Summit at FL, today became the platform on which Mark Shuttleworth, announced that Ubuntu Linux will soon be available across all smart devices – Smartphones, tablets and smart TVs. Mark Shuttleworth as founder of Canonical, the commercial arm of Ubuntu, while making the keynote address at the Summit also announced short […]
Linux From Scratch (LFS) 7.0 has been released, according to the announcement, this release includes numerous changes to LFS 6.8, including updates to Linux kernel 3.1, GCC 4.6.1 and glibc 2.14.1. A somewhat major change was made in this version of the book by adding a new top level directory, /run. This directory has a […]
As Ubuntu passes another milestone, it has a brief but spectacular rise, in seven years, to becoming one of the most popular and well-supported open source software globally. With more than 15 releases since 2004, Ubuntu has grown rapidly to go beyond desktops to now Cloud-based features support.