Atom 1.14 Has Been Released

As you may know, Atom is an open-source, multi-platform text editor developed by GitHub, having a simple and intuitive graphical user interface and a bunch of interesting features for writing: CSS, HTML, JavaScript and other web programming languages. Among others,

How To Install Kernel 4.4.48 On Ubuntu Or A Derivative System

Kernel 4.4.48 has been released, bringing ARM, PowerPC, x86 and MIPS hardware architecture improvements and some fixes regarding the Alsa sound driver. Installation instructions: Compiling a Linux kernel is a little difficult and takes some time, but the Ubuntu (and

Install Calibre 2.79 (Open-Source E-book Management Software) on Linux

As you may already know, Calibre is an open-source book management software, with many interesting features including e-book conversion, e-book viewer, library to ebook reader synchronization and support for the most popular eBook formats, including: epub, cbz, mobi, fb2. Being

FFmpeg 3.2.4 “Hypatia” Has Been Released

FFmpeg is a popular multimedia framework, that enables the users to easily ncode, transcode, mux, demux, stream, filter and play audio and video content. Also worth mentioning, FFmpeg provides the ffmpegĀ  tool for converting multimedia files, the ffserver streaming tool,

How To Install Wine Staging 2.1 On Ubuntu And Derivative Systems

As you may know, Wine Staging is a special version of Wine that provides support for projects like Pipelight. The Pipelight developer forked wine into wine-staging and included some Pipelight-specific enhancements and some other features not present in the regular

How To Install RawTherapee 5.0 On Ubuntu 16.10, Ubuntu 14.04 And Derivative Systems

As you may know, Rawtherapee is an open-source image processing software (similar to Adobe Lightroom), written in C++ and using GTK+ as frontend. The latest version available is RawTherapee 5.0, which brings a big list of changes. Wavelets tool. Retinex

How To Install Kodi 17 “Krypton” On Ubuntu

As you may know, Kodi (previously named XBMC) is a famous open source media hub and home theater PC, being translated in more than 30 languages. Also, its features can be highly extended via third party plugins and extensions and

How To Install Kernel 4.10 RC 7 on Ubuntu, Linux Mint And Other Ubuntu Derivative Systems

Kernel 4.10 RC 7 has been released, bringing a lot of changes. Installation instructions: Because it is very difficult to compile a Linux kernel, Canonical has packed all the kernel releases as deb packages and made them available for everybody

How To Install Darktable 2.2.2 On Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 15.10, Ubuntu 14.04 And Derivative Systems

As you may know, Darktable is an open-source photo workflow application and RAW developers, managing digital negatives in a database and allowing the users to view them through a zoomable light table. Also, the users can develop and enhance raw

GIMP 2.8.18 Has Been Released

As you may know, GIMP is an open-source photo manipulation software, being a good alternative to Adobe Photoshop. The latest version available is GIMP 2.8.18, which has been released a while ago. Screenshots: Installation instructions: Up to date packages are



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