John Martinson has announced the release of Robolinux 7.5.5, the latest update of the Debian-based distribution that comes with a pre-configured VirtualBox for running Windows as a "guest" operating system: "Robolinux version 7.5.5 adds more privacy and safety for its users on the web. A large number of….
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In the latest in our ‘Exposed’ podcast series, Mod Dean talks to Mods Pi, Daze and Harrison about the future of RuneScape combat.
We are excited to announce the release of Zorin OS 9 Core and Ultimate. The main focus for Zorin OS 9 has been on stability and the refinement of Zorin OS’ wide array of incredible features. Firstly, Zorin OS 9 includes a myriad of updated software and bug fixes to ensure that your computer runs […]
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Mozilla released version 2.0 today of Mozjpeg, its JPEG encoding library based on libjpeg-turbo…
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The GNOME foundation is happy to welcome its new GNOME Board of Directors who were recently elected
The new board consists of the following new members: Karen Sandler, Jeff Fortin, Andrea Veri while Ekaterina Gerasimova, Sriram Ramkrishna, Tobias Mueller and Marina Zhurakhinskaya continues to serve. All Board members are key contributors and together represents the diversity of the GNOME community .
“The very first feelings I had when I was elected on the Board of Directors have not only been a great joy and pleasure but also a strong motivation and spirit of responsibility for what concerns the decisions and dedication every Board member should be enlightened with during his yearly commitment” -Andrea Veri
Serving on the board is very a challenging task that involve many difficult decisions, we wish the new board the best of luck in the the upcoming year.
The Foundation wants to express a special thanks to the outgoing board members: Andreas Nilsson who served as President, Joanmarie Diggs who served as Vice President and Emmanuele Bassi who served as Secretary. We also want to thank the candidates who were not elected this time, as this was a particularly heated election, with a lot of great discussion about the future of GNOME.
The new board will officially take their positions at the upcoming GUADEC conference that takes place 25 July – 01 August in Strasbourg, France.
The GNOME Board of Directors is elected annually by the foundation members, every foundation member are eligible to run for the board. More info about the board are available on the foundation website.
The Raspberry Pi Foundation announced today the launch of the Raspberry Pi Model B+ as the final evolution of the original RPi board while still costing $35 USD…
Debian 7.6 was released this weekend as the latest “Wheezy” release to mainly address security problems and other important bug fixes…
Our fifteenth (properly announced) development release in this series, Wesnoth 1.11.16, is finally here! As should be expected of a new beta release after such a long delay, this version delivers a large number of bug fixes and improvements made since version 1.11.15. Check the forum thread with the full announcement and release notes for a brief description of the most notable items.
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The MPlayer-forked MPV multimedia software is out with a new stable release…
Chitwanix OS is a Linux distribution developed by a community of Linux developers in Nepal. Based on Ubuntu and featuring a desktop environment called Sagarmatha (a fork of Cinnamon), the distribution’s second stable release, version 1.5, was announced today: "The team is proud to announce the release of….
While Ubuntu Linux looks towards switching to systemd in the next year or two, a new version of Upstart has been released with Ubuntu still being dependent upon init daemon software…
Michael Larabel had the pleasure of announcing a few minutes ago, July 11, the immediate availability for download of the first maintenance release for the 5.2 branch of his popular Phoronix Test Suite benchmarking software.
Phoronix Test Suite 5.2.1 adds VDPAU as a dependency to xorg-video, no longer checks the OpenBenchmarking.org for credentials if no Internet connection is available, and fixes a couple of minor graph alignment issues.
In addition, this first maintenance release of Phoro…
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Das chinesische Ubuntu-Derivat Deepin ist in einer neuen Version erschienen, die es in zehn verschiedenen Sprachen gibt. Die benutzerfreundliche Linux-Distribution bringt eigene Anwendungen und eine eigene, farbenfrohe Desktop-Oberfläche mit Read more at H-online
The last Pixman stable release happened in November of 2013 while out this weekend is finally a new Pixman release…
Lennart Poettering gave a talk recently in Beijing about the state of systemd and its future ahead…