Open Source Stories

DragonFly 5.4.0 brings GCC 8 and updated drivers

03 Dec 2018

The DragonFly 5.4.0 has been released. It is the latest stable release of the BSD operating system moving in a unique direction. The DragonFly 5.4.0 brings GCC 8.0, latest stable...


Nitrux 1.1.1 released with updated packages & bug fixes

02 Dec 2018

The Nitrux team has announced Nitrux 1.1.1, the first minor update in Nitrux 1.1.x series. This release brings various package updates, bug fixes, performance improvements, and better hardware compatibility. Nitrux...


4MLinux 27.0 improves multimedia and gaming experience

01 Dec 2018

The 4MLinux team has announced the availability of 4MLinux 27.0 STABLE. It is the latest stable release of minimal GNU/Linux distribution focusing on core values like maintenance, multimedia, mini server...


Calculate Linux Desktop 18 LXQt (CLDL) introduces LXQt for the first time

29 Nov 2018

The Calculate Linux team has declared the release of Calculate Linux Desktop 18 with LXQt Desktop environment. This is the first release from Calculate Linux family with the LXQt environment....


Plasma 5.14.4 released with several bug fixes

28 Nov 2018

The Plasma community has announced the release of Plasma 5.14.4, the latest bugfix release in Plasma 5.14.x series. The Plasma 5.14 was released in October 2018 with several stunning features...


Slax 9.6.4 released with multiple bug fixes and improvements

26 Nov 2018

Mr. Tomas Matejicek has announced the release of Slax 9.6.4. It is the 4th update in Slax 9.6.x series and brings multiple bugfixes and improvements. The main highlights of Slax...


Voyager - GE 18.10 introduces the GNOME Shell for the first time

18 Nov 2018

The Voyager team has announced the release of Voyager - GE 18.10. It is a stable release of Voyager, based on Ubuntu 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish. Voyager - GE 18.10 is...


deepin 15.8 brings more efficiency & attractiveness

15 Nov 2018

The deepin LLC. has announced the release of deepin 15.8. It is the latest stable release of elegant and efficient GNU/Linux distribution featuring Deepin Desktop Environment and more than a...


Ubuntu 19.04 Disco Dingo release schedule

15 Nov 2018

As per the schedule, Ubuntu 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish was released on October 18. Now, it is time to talk about Ubuntu 19.04 Disco Dingo. The Ubuntu team has already started...


Debian 9.6 fixes several security loopholes and critical issues

14 Nov 2018

The Debian project has announced Debian 9.6. It is the latest update in the Debian 9 Stretch series. Debian 9.6 includes fixes for various security issues and other critical bugs...


Sparky Linux celebrates Poland's 100th independence day with 4.9 release

12 Nov 2018

The Sparky Linux team has announced the release of Sparky Linux 4.9 Tyche, a minor update in project’s 4.x series. This series is based on the Debian Stretch branch and...


Samsung introduces Linux on DeX in collaboration with Canonical

12 Nov 2018

On SDC18 (Samsung Developer Conference 2018), Samsung has announced Linux on Dex, a major milestone into Samsung’s own app that brings desktop experience with a mobile device. With the Linux...


Oracle Linux 7 Update 6 enables auditing for RPM managed packages

08 Nov 2018

Mr. Avi Miller has announced the availability of Oracle Linux Update 6. It is a minor update in Oracle Linux 7.x series and brings updated packages and other minor improvements....


ReactOS 0.4.10 enables booting from BTRFS partitions

07 Nov 2018

The ReactOS team has published ReactOS 0.4.10. It is the latest quarterly release of independent operating system project inspired from Windows 9.x architecture. The ReactOS has become more and more...


LibreOffice 6.0.7 and LibreOffice 6.1.3 released with stability & security improvements

06 Nov 2018

The Document Foundation has announced the release of LibreOffice 6.0.7 and LibreOffice 6.1.3. These releases bring various issue fixes and security patches to provide a more robust and secure experience....


Neptune 5.6 brings improved gaming experience and hardware compatibility

05 Nov 2018

The Neptune OS team has announced the release of Neptune 5.6. This is an incremental release in Neptune 5.x series and brings a set of updated packages along with some...


GhostBSD 18.10 released with the TrueOS base

02 Nov 2018

Mr Eric Turgeon of the GhostBSD project has announced the release of GhostBSD 18.10. This is the first release of the GhostBSD project with the TrueOS, a core operating system...


Linux Mint 19.1 will feature Cinnamon 4.0 with a modern layout

01 Nov 2018

From the beginning itself, the main goal of Linux Mint project is providing a familiar user experience to the users. Over the years, the definition of familiar user experience has...


Linux Lite 4.2 released with updated packages and minor tweaks

01 Nov 2018

Mr. Jerry has announced the release of Linux Lite 4.2. This is a minor update in Linux Lite 4.x series and brings some updated packages along with other minor improvements....


Fedora celebrates 15th birthday with Fedora 29 release

31 Oct 2018

It has been almost 15 years since the release of Fedora Core 1, the first most release under the brand name Fedora. Over the years Fedora has grown more than...