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Budgie Remix 16.04 RC Has Been Released

As a reminder, Solus OS is a free, open-source Linux system built from scratch by Ikey Doherty. What’s interesting about it is the fact that it uses Budgie, a beautiful, very lightweight desktop environment built in GTK+. Recently, David Mohammed

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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

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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

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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

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How To Install Rednotebook on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus

As you may know, RedNotebook is a journal app, with calendar support. Among others, it allows the users to add tags, use bold and italic characters, has support for images, spell check features, automatic saving and backup functions, and many

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The Debian Jessie 8.4 Live Images Have Been Released

As we have previously written, Debian 8.4 Jessie has been released in all the traditional flavors: Cinnamon, MATE, KDE, LXDE and Gnome. After that, the installation-only ISO images were created and after one more day, the Debian Project has managed

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KDE Plasma 5.7 Will Be Released on July 5 And Will Have 5 Point Releases

With KDE Plasma 5.6 released, the developers are now making plans for Plasma 5.7. According to https://community.kde.org/Schedules/Plasma_5, the major release will become available starting with July 5, 2016, three maintenance releases for KDE Plasma 5.6 being scheduled until then. The

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Ubuntu MATE 16.04 Beta 2 For Raspberry Pi Brings Experimental Hardware-Accelerated OpenGL

The second beta build of the Ubuntu MATE 16.04 for Raspberry Pi has been released, along with Ubuntu MATE 15.10.3. Among others, Ubuntu MATE 16.04 for Raspberry Pi brings a new welcome screen tweaked with Raspberry Pi-specific features, while support

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Ubuntu Budgie May Be Released Along With The Other Ubuntu 16.10 Flavors

As you may know, Solus OS is an open-source Linux system built from scratch by Ikey Doherty. The awesome thing about it is that it uses a very beautiful desktop environment called Budgie, which is a little prettier than Elementary’s

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“Ubuntu On Windows 10” Brings Many Useful Bash Tools To Windows

Canonical’s Dustin Kirkland, the person responsible with the Product and Strategy department of Ubuntu, has attended the Microsoft Build 2016 developer conference where he has announced the “Ubuntu on Windows” project. “Ubuntu on Windows” integrates the Windows 10 cmd with

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