Zbackup 1.5.0 Alpha Has Been Released. Install It On Ubuntu Or Arch Linux Now

As you may know, zbackup is a globally-deduplicating tool that uses rsync. When you feed a large .tar archive into it, the software will store duplicate regions on it only once and reuse it, when needed. This way, if the

Firefox 45.0.2 Has Been Released

As you may know, Mozilla Firefox is among the most popular internet browsers available, being very appreciated by FOSS users. The latest version available is Firefox 45.0.2, coming fixes: Fix an issue impacting the cookie header when third-party cookies are

XiX Music Player 0.97.106 Has Been Released

As you may know, XiX Music Player is an open-source lightweight music player that has support for most popular architectures, including ARM, therefore works well on both Linux and Raspberry Pi Systems. Despite the fact that it very lightweight, it

Thunderbird 45.0 Has Been Released, Bringing New Features And Bug-Fixes

As you may know, Thunderbird is an open-source e-mail client and chat client developed by Mozilla. Among others, it has support for email addresses, newsgroup, news feed and chat (XMPP, IRC, Twitter) Client, managing multiple accounts. Also, it has support

UbuntuBSD 15.10 Beta 5 Has Been Released

As we have previously written, UbuntuBSD is an Ubuntu fork that replaced the GNU/Linux Kernel with the GNU/kFreeBSD Kernel. A few days ago, UbuntuBSD 15.10 Beta 5 has been released, bringing important bug-fixes, under the hood improvements, made XFE the

Arch Linux Now Uses Kernel 4.5

As you may know, Arch Linux is among the most popular rolling release Linux systems. On April 14, Arch has received a major kernel upgrade, replacing Kernel 4.4.5 with Kernel 4.5, which has been added to the Testing repositories some

How To Install Clementine 1.3 On Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 15.10, Ubuntu 14.04 And Derivative Systems

As you may know, Clementine is an open-source, multiplatform music player, similar to Amarok 1.4, offering an intuitive and simple interface for the user. The latest version available is Clementine 1.3 which has been released a while ago, coming with

How To Install Calibre 2.55 on Ubuntu 15.10 via PPA

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

Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus Is Now In Final Freeze, The Final Version Will Be Released On April 21

As you may know, Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus LTS is scheduled for release on the 21st of April, 2016. Yesterday, Canonical’s Adam Conrad has announced that Ubuntu Xenial has reached its “Final Freeze” state, meaning that from now on, Canonical

MythTV 0.28 Has Been Released, Bringing A Lot Of Fixes And New Features

As you may know, MythTV is an digital video recorder application. It is ideal for watching and recording television programs and has many plugins that can increase Myth-TV’s power. The latest version available is MythTV 0.28, which has been released