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New Information About The Work In Progress Of The Lubuntu 14.04 And Kubuntu 14.04 Systems

Hello Linux Geeksters. In this article I will provide you three *Buntu news: the Lubuntu 14.04 default theme, icons and wallpaper and some new features that will be included in Kubuntu 14.04. The Lubuntu 14.04 default theme, icons and wallpaper:

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Tizen SDK 2.2 Can Be Tested Via An Official Lubuntu 13.10 AMD64 Iso Image

Hello Linux Geeksters and Tizen Enthusiasts. An unofficial Tizen SDK 2.2 DVD based on an amd64 Lubuntu 13.10 system has been released. The Tizen 2.2 SDK is integrated in the Lubuntu ISO image, enabling the users try the Tizen 2.2

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The Xubuntu Developers Have Started The Submissions for Xubuntu’s 14.04 Default Wallpaper Set

Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr is scheduled for release on the 17th of April, 2014. Now, the Xubuntu developers have started the submissions for Xubuntu’s 14.04 default wallpaper set, enabling the community to contribute

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Linux News: Gnome Shell 3.10 Gets More Wayland Improvements

Hello Linux Geeksters. As you know, the Gnome developers are working hard in order to make the Gnome 3.10 Desktop Environment work over Wayland.The Gnome Shell is being build in two separate binaries, one for X11 (libgnome-shell) and one for

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Vote The 5 Wallpapers That Will Be Used As Default On Lubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander

Until the 12 of September, the Lubuntu fans can vote their favourite 5 wallapers to be used as default on Lubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander. As you may know, this wallpaper contest takes part yearly, it’s the 13th time already, since

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It’s Official: Xubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander Will Keep Using The X.org Server

The Xubuntu developers have officially confirmed that they will not replace the X.org server with Canonical’s Mir Display Server, for Xubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander. Unfortunately, Mir has support only for the open-source graphics drivers, developed by Intel, Nouveau and Radeon.

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Mir 0.0.9 Display Server Comes With Improvements | How To Install And Test Mir On Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander

A while ago, Canonical has decided to replace X.org with Mir, a display server created by them, forĀ  Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander and Ubuntu Touch. The problem is that Mir has support only for the open-source graphics drivers developed by

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Canonical Has Decided: Firefox Remains The Default Web Browser On Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander

Canonical has decided to keep Mozilla Firefox as the default web browser on Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander and not switch to Chromium (as it was once said), Google’s open-source alternative of Chrome. At first, the developers proposed to use Chromium

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Xubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander Running On Mir Is Available For Testing

As you may know, Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander will ship with Mir by default and XMir replacing the old X.org. While Kubuntu 13.10 refuses to switch to Mir, in order to use Wayland, the Lubuntu team has also announced on

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LXDE Desktop Environment Gets Rewritten in Qt

The lightweight LXDE desktop environment, for now developed in GTK2, will be rewritten by using the Qt tool-kit (not with GTK3, as it should be logic). In collaboration with the RazorQt team, the developers use Qt4 to rebuild LXDE, but

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