Maintenance | 24th July 07:00 – 08:00 UTC

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3D printing in Fedora: From an idea to the thing

There are a lot of tools and applications connected to 3D printing available to Fedora users. In this article, I’ll guide you through one possible scenario of creating a 3D physical object: from an idea to a real thing. My… Continue Reading →

Robolinux 8.1 Cinnamon Runs Windows 10 Inside the OS

Robolinux is a Linux distribution based on Debian that features various flavors and that allows its users to run Windows apps via a virtual machine solution. Now the developer has released the first version in the 8.x branch, and it’s powered by a Cinnamon desktop.

This is the first edition of Robolinux that is based on the new Debian 8, and it looks like the developers also chose to make Cinnamon the default desktop. The previous branch was using GNOME, but it’s not sure i…

Distribution Release: BackBox Linux 4.3

Raffaele Forte has announced the release of BackBox Linux 4.3, the latest stable build of the project’s Ubuntu-based distribution containing a collection of utilities designed to perform penetration testing and forensic analysis tasks: "The BackBox Team is pleased to announce the updated release of BackBox Linux, version 4.3…..

Maintenance | 23rd July 07:00 – 09:00 UTC

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GNOME Foundation: Minutes of the Board meeting of July, 07th, 2015

= Minutes for Tuesday, July 7th, 2015, 16:00 UTC =

Next meeting date, Monday, July 20th, 2015, 17:00 UTC

== Attending ==
* Rosanna Yuen
* Jeff Fortin
* Shaun McCance
* Allan Day
* Cosimo Cecchi
* Ekaterina Gerasimova

* Old board members atten…

Satellite Rush Is an Awesome Roguelike Shooter for Linux

Satellite Rush is a new roguelike shooter developed by Kimeric Labs, and its makers have gone to Kickstarter in order to get more funding for their project.

2D shooters are a dime a dozen on Linux OSes, and the genre is full of titles that never achieve their potential. There are also roguelike titles on Linux that have been pretty successful, and just because a developer says his game has procedurally generated levels, it doesn’t make it a good game. On the other hand, aft…

Microsoft adds limited support for Linux on Azure cloud

Microsoft has done the previously unthinkable and said it will now provide “limited support for major Linux distributions, third-party and open-source technologies” on its Azure cloud. To get the ball rolling, Microsoft will support what it describes as the most popular Linux distros as of July 15. Microsoft officially says its support will be “limited”

DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 619

This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: A solid experience with SolydXK 201506 News: Tanglu opens new bug tracker, Ubuntu migrates to GCC 5, FSF works with Canonical to resolve licensing issues, FreeBSD introduces their Code of Conduct, Haiku unveils…

Adopt a Big Cat to Support the WWF

Play our quiz and donate Bonds to help save endangered cats – and adopt four in-game companions.

Open Document Format (ODF) 1.2 published as International Standard 26300:2015 by ISO/IEC

Berlin, July 17, 2015 – The Open Document Format for Office Applications (ODF) Version 1.2, the native file format of LibreOffice and many other applications, has been published as International Standard 26300:2015 by ISO/IEC. ODF defines a technical schema for office documents including text documents, spreadsheets, charts and graphical documents like drawings or presentations. “ODF […]

World Wine News Issue 395

WWN Issue 395 was released today.

Weekly AppDB/Bugzilla Status Changes

Development: GNOME 3.17.4 unstable tarballs due

Hello all,

Tarballs are due on 2015-07-20 before 23:59 UTC for the GNOME 3.17.4
unstable release, which will be delivered on Wednesday. Modules which
were proposed for inclusion should try to follow the unstable schedule
so everyone can test them. Pl…

BTS Video – RuneLabs July

This month’s criteria – question quest | Podcast – Mazcab | Players’ Gallery

Linux Mint 17.2 “Rafaela” KDE RC released!

The team is proud to announce the release of Linux Mint 17.2 “Rafaela” KDE RC. Linux Mint 17.2 Rafaela KDE Edition Linux Mint 17.2 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 […]

Display and control your music on Fedora Workstation

Many Fedora users listen to music through their laptops and desktops. In fact Fedora offers a wide range of media players, such as Rhythmbox, Banshee, and GNOME Music. Some of these players, like GNOME Music, provide notifications that appear when… Continue Reading →

Meteorite BI joins the Charm Partner Programme

  Canonical is excited to announce that Meteorite BI has joined the Charm Partner Programme. Canonical’s Charm Partner Programme helps solution providers make best use of Canonical’s universal service modelling tool, Juju; enabling instant workload deployment, integration, and scaling at the click of a button. Meteroite BI will be contributing their Saiku solution to the Juju Charm […]

Mozilla’s Maker Party Starts Today

It’s here: Maker Party starts today! From July 15 – July 31, Mozilla community members around the globe will come together to teach the Web through fun, creative and hands-on activities. In past years, we’ve created everything from robots and … Continue reading

Treasure Hunter – New Portable Skill Stations

New portables for Fletching, Firemaking and Crafting training.

Come to RuneFest Free with Bonds

Buy RuneFest tickets, hotel accommodation, spending currency and flights with Bonds.