Systemd to Free BSDs, Mint 17.1, and Coolest Things

Today was another busy day in Linuxland. Linux Mint 17.1 was released over the weekend and a couple of reviews have emerged already. Katherine Noyes says some Linuxers are thinking of heading towards the free *BSDs and Shawn Powers has a list of some of the coolest things folks do with Linux. Jasper St. Pierre […]

Setting up Linux Mint 17.1 for the first time

Getting Linux Mint to work is simple. Read more ….

Linux Mint 17.1 released

In today’s open source roundup: Linux Mint 17.1 Cinnamon and MATE are now available to download. Plus: Reviews of Linux Mint 17.1, and disgruntled developers have forked Debian into a new entity called Devuan. Read more ….

Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter Issue 394

Welcome to the Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter. This is issue #394 for the week November 24 – 30, 2014, and the full version is available here. In this issue we cover: Meizu and Canonical sign strategic agreement Ubuntu Stats Verifying Verification Share the Story of Ubuntu in Your City where Mailman and Launchpad memberships meet USENIX […]

Install & use Dropbox (cloud storage) in Ubuntu 14.04 / 14.10

Dropbox is a container or cloud storage where end users can keep their files, important docs and personal stuff. Dropbox is developed & started by Dropbox, Inc. Read more ….

Canonical’s Ubuntu Touch for Mobile Devices Almost Ready

Canonical still hasn’t finished “converging” Ubuntu Linux across PCs, servers, phones and tablets, but it’s now closer than ever with a new development release of Ubuntu Touch, which partners Meizu and Bq are using to build the open source mobile devices that should appear in the new year. read more Read more at The VAR […]

Linux Mint 17.1 veröffentlicht

Das Linux-Mint-Projekt hat die neueste Version 17.1 seiner auf Ubuntu basierenden Linux-Distribution veröffentlicht. Das neue Mint gibt es wahlweise mit Cinnamon-Desktop 2.4 oder der schlanken Mate-Oberfläche 1.8. Read more at H-online

Linux Mint 17.1 Cinnamon and MATE

It’s always a major event in the world of desktop Linux when a new version of Linux Mint is released. This time around it’s Linux Mint 17.1, a long term support release that will be supported until 2019. Linux Mint 17.1’s code name is Rebecca and it brings numerous bug fixes and tweaks, along with […]

Linux Mint 17.1 MATE Screenshot Tour

The team is proud to announce the release of Linux Mint 17.1 ‘Rebecca’ MATE. Linux Mint 17.1 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. Linux Mint 17.1 MATE edition […]

Linux Mint 17.1 Code Named “Rebecca” Released

Linux Mint team announced the latest release of Linux Mint 17.1 code-named “Rebecca”, it is updated version based on Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS and Linux Mint 17.1 now features Cinnamon 2.4/Mate 1.8, MDM 1.8, a Linux kernel 3.13 and an Ubuntu 14.04 package base. “The team is proud to announce the release of Linux Mint 17.1 […]

Linux Mint 17.1 Cinnamon Screenshot Tour

The team is proud to announce the release of Linux Mint 17.1 “Rebecca” Cinnamon. Linux Mint 17.1 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. Read more ….

Linux Mint 17.1 Cinnamon Officially Released

Codenamed “Rebecca”, the Linux Mint 17.1 Cinnamon edition has been released, and brings many new improvements, featuring a brand new, more stable and polished Cinnamon then ever, a Ubuntu 14.04 software base and Linux Kernel 3.13. Read more ….

Linux Mint 17.1 “Rebecca” Cinnamon released!

The team is proud to announce the release of Linux Mint 17.1 “Rebecca” Cinnamon. Linux Mint 17.1 Rebecca Cinnamon Edition Linux Mint 17.1 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 […]

Linux Mint 17.1 “Rebecca” MATE released!

The team is proud to announce the release of Linux Mint 17.1 “Rebecca” MATE. Linux Mint 17.1 Rebecca MATE Edition Linux Mint 17.1 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 […]

Linux Mint 17.1 `Rebecca` Available For Download

Linux Mint 17.1 “Rebecca” has been released and is available as usual in two main editions: MATE and Cinnamon. Let’s take a look at what’s new!Linux Mint 17.1 Rebecca is a long term support release, based on Ubuntu 14.04 (just like Linux Mint 17), which will be supported until 2019.Linux Mint 17.1 “Rebecca”: changes shared […]

HandBrake 0.10.0 Version Released, Install in Ubuntu/Linux Mint via PPA

HandBrake is a tool for converting video from nearly any format to a selection of modern, widely supported codecs. HandBrake is an open-source, GPL-licensed, multiplatform, multithreaded video transcoder, DVD ripper, available for MacOS X, Linux and Windows. It is a versatile, easy-to-use tool for converting DVDs and other videos into H.264, MPEG-4, or OGG formatted […]

Debian, Ubuntu Touch & More…

While we in the States were dealing with family and turkey, the EU was busy working on preparing Google’s head for the platter. The European Parliament yesterday passed by a wide margin a non-binding resolution urging anti-trust regulators to break up the company. For those keeping score, the final vote was 384 yeas and 174 […]

Linux Mint 17.1 “Rebecca” MATE Stable Is Ready for Download

The Linux Mint 17.1 “Rebecca” MATE distribution has been made available and the ISO images can be downloaded from the officials servers. Just like the Cinnamon flavor, the MATE edition is quite heavy on the new features. Read more ….

Debian Forked, Ubuntu MATE Fabulous, and Fedora 21 RC1

Everybody went back to work today and there is so much news I hardly know where to start. The top story tonight is bound to be the official forking of Debian. In other news, Dediomedio.com says Ubuntu 14.10 MATE is “almost fabulous” and the Free Software Foundation released their 2014 gift buying guide. Mint 17.1 […]

Full Circle Magazine #91 has arrived!

It’s here. The second to last issue of 2014. This month: * Command & Conquer * How-To : Python, LibreOffice, and Managing Multiple Passwords With A Script * Graphics : Inkscape. * Linux Labs: Compiling a Kernel Pt 4 and Kodi Pt 2 * Review: Elementary OS * Book Review: Web Development with MongoDB and […]