Dedicated GPS Navigation Scope Coming to Ubuntu Touch

The developer who made the excellent uNav GPS Navigation is now looking into the possibility of building a dedicated scope for Ubuntu Touch with the same function.

The Ubuntu Touch platform is home to some pretty great apps, and uNav GPS Navigation is just one of them. The developer of this particular app is actually working on several others, and he is now considering making a new scope with the same functionality.

This actually makes a lot of sense since the entire Ubu…

Ubuntu Touch Will Soon Be Able to Connect to Wi-Fi Displays via Miracast

The Ubuntu developers are finally working on a new feature called Aethercast for Ubuntu phones, which is a way to connect to the Miracast protocol. One of the issues with the Ubuntu convergence is that it’s only available for the Nexus 4 devices, which can output video via an MHL connection. Other Ubuntu phones don’t

Linux Mint 17.3 “Rosa” KDE – BETA Release

This is the BETA release for Linux Mint 17.3 “Rosa” KDE Edition. Linux Mint 17.3 Rosa KDE Edition Linux Mint 17.3 is a long term support release which will be supported until 2019. It comes with updated software and brings refinements and many new features to make your desktop even more comfortable to use. New […]

Linux Mint 17.3 “Rosa” Xfce – BETA Release

This is the BETA release for Linux Mint 17.3 “Rosa” Xfce Edition. Linux Mint 17.3 Rosa Xfce Edition Linux Mint 17.3 is a long term support release which will be supported until 2019. It comes with updated software and brings refinements and many new features to make your desktop even more comfortable to use. New […]

Full Circle Magazine #104

You’ve one more thing to open this holiday season: Full Circle #104. This holiday month: * Command & Conquer * How-To : Python in the Real World, LibreOffice, Install Mint on Raid 0 and Using The TOP Command * Graphics : Inkscape. * Chrome Cult: Security * Linux Labs: Building A 3D Printer Pt.1 *

SolydXK Linux OS Gets Christmas Release, It Is Now Supported on Raspberry Pi 2 SBCs

On Christmas Eve, Arjen Balfoort from the SolydXK project announced the immediate availability for download of new builds for the SolydX and SolydK GNU/Linux distributions.

Based on the Debian GNU/Linux 8 (Jessie) operating system, SolydX 201512 and SolydK 201512 come as a Christmas gift to all users of the SolydXK OS. They include an improved Live Installer tool that can encrypt partitions, …

antiX MX-15 Linux Officially Released with Xfce 4.12, Based on Debian 8.2 Jessie – Video

The developers behind the antiX MX GNU/Linux distribution have announced the release and immediate availability for download of the antiX MX-15 computer operating system.

The final release of antiX MX-15 comes after two Beta and two RC (Release Candidate) builds, during which the distribution’s maintainers implemented numerous new features, updated some of the most important core components and applications, and fixed many of the bugs reported by users since the previous st…

Introducing the First Manjaro Linux Deepin 15.12 Edition, a Truly Gorgeous OS – Gallery

Today, December 24, just in time for Christmas, Manjaro Linux developer Bernhard Landauer has been very proud to announce the release and immediate availability for download of the first stable version of the Manjaro Linux Deepin Edition.

Based on the stable Manjaro Linux 15.12 (Capella) operating system, Manjaro Linux Deepin 15.12 promises to bring users one of the best Deepin UI desktop experiences. It is a community project, the result of months of hard work and hundreds…

Ubuntu MATE 15.10.1 Launches for Raspberry Pi 2 with Linux Kernel 4.1.15

A new and refreshed Ubuntu MATE 15.10.1 image has been released for the Raspberry Pi 2 platform, bringing a number of changes and improvements.

The Ubuntu MATE team has been working on a new piece of software called the Ubuntu Pi Flavour Maker, which allows users and other developers to build or adapt OSes to the Raspberry Pi 2 system. It has already registered a lot of success, and the new Ubuntu MATE 15.10.1 image has been built with its help.

In fact, Ubuntu MATE turn…

darktable 2.0 Open-Source RAW Image Editor Is Out, Has Been Ported to GTK3

The developers behind darktable, an open-source and cross-platform RAW image editor designed for GNU/Linux operating systems, as well as various UNIX-like platforms, such as BSD and Mac OS X, are very proud to announce the release and immediate availability for download of darktable 2.0.

According to the release notes, which we’ve attached at the end of the article for reference, darktable 2.0 is a massi…

You Can Now Install Linux Kernel 4.3.3 on Ubuntu, Linux Mint and Black Lab Linux

Roberto J. Dohnert from Black Lab Software informs us today about the general availability of the Linux Kernel 4.3.3 Kernel Enablement Kit for Black Lab Linux, Ubuntu, and Linux Mint operating systems.

The Black Lab Software Linux Kernel 4.3.3 Kernel Enablement Kit is a small set of packages and scripts that make it easy for new Linux users to upgrade the Linux kernel packages in their GNU/Linux distributions to the most recent stable and most advanced kernel version availa…

Manjaro Linux JWM Edition 15.12 Is Out, a Sleek, Ultra Fast and Full-of-Goodies Distro

The Manjaro Community Team, through Regards Holmes, has been proud to announce the release and immediate availability for download of the Manjaro Linux JWM Edition 15.12 computer operating system.

As expected, Manjaro Linux JWM Edition 15.12 is based on the recently released Manjaro Linux 15.12 (Capella) operating system. However, it has been designed from the ground up to provide users with…

Divinity: Original Sin Enhanced Edition Officially Released for SteamOS, Linux and Mac

Today, December 23, Larian Studios has had the great pleasure of announcing the general availability of the Divinity: Original Sin Enhanced Edition game for the SteamOS, Linux and Mac OS X operating systems.

If you are a Linux or Mac gamer, and you’ve been waiting impatiently to play one of the best new RPG (role-playing game) titles released in the last year, today is your lucky day, as the guys and gals over Larian Studios have decided to give you the best Christmas (holi…

Git Vulnerability Founds and Fixed in All Supported Ubuntu OSes

A Git vulnerability has been identified and repaired in Ubuntu 15.10, Ubuntu 15.04, Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, and Ubuntu 12.04 LTS operating systems.

Git is a famous distributed revision control system, and it’s in the hands of millions of people every day. It’s an incredible tool, and a lot of faith is put into it. Any kind of vulnerability found in Git needs to be closed, and that’s exactly what’s happened. This is the kind of patch that usually ends up in multiple distros, not j…

Manjaro Linux 15.12 (Capella) Arrives with Xfce 4.12, KDE Plasma 5.5, and Linux Kernel 4.1.0 LTS

The Arch Linux-based Manjaro operating system 15.12 (Capella) has been released and is now available for download.

Manjaro is no longer a new operating system, and its developers have gathered a lot of experience in the past couple of years. This is one of the few Arch Linux-based operating systems that aim to be as users-friendly as possible and to give them a chance to use something unique.

The Manjaro devs have been very careful to customize their OS, which means that…

Excellent Kore 2.0 Android App for Kodi Finally Arrives

Kore is a dedicated Android app that can be used to control the Kodi media hub. A new major and stable version has been released for it.

The community is waiting for the big Kodi 16.0 “Jarvis” release, but in the meantime, we can enjoy a great Android app that can be used to control this media hub. We wrote about the Beta version that was made available a couple of weeks ago, but it looks like the work has been completed.

“Our developer SyncedSynapse has been putting a l…

There Are Probably More than 1 Billion Ubuntu Users, Canonical Lead Explains

Dustin Kirkland, one of the top leaders of the Ubuntu project, explained in a rather lengthy and comprehensive open letter to the community that Ubuntu is probably used by more than a billion people.

Following a report from Phoronix, which stated that Canonical probably failed its goal of having 200 million users by the end of 2015, Dustin gathered a…

Epic Games Releases Unreal Engine 4.11 Preview with Big Improvements

Epic Games is preparing to release a major update for the Unreal Engine, and the developers have shared the first 4.11 Preview version so that anyone can give it a go and offer some feedback on what’s happening.

The Unreal Engine in one of the best gaming engines with support for the Linux platforms and it’s nice to see that Epic Game continues to provide support. Porting Unreal-powered games to Linux is now a lot simpler, and the studio itself is working on a new Unreal To…

Five Great Linux Games You Need to Buy from the Steam Winter Sale

The Steam Winter Sale is now in effect, and as usually, there are thousands of discounted games available for sale. It’s getting more difficult to find the really good ones, so here are five titles that are really cheap and which should keep players busy and entertained for hours.

A really good way of knowing what Linux us…

Installing the Fedora Cinnamon Spin

I recently installed the Fedora Cinnamon Spin after using Manjaro for some months. I have used Fedora for many years, and Cinnamon is one of my favorite desktop environments. However, until Fedora 23, if I wanted to use Cinnamon in… Continue Reading →