Open Source Stories

Feren OS October snapshot brings major improvements

21 Oct 2018

The Feren OS team has published a snapshot for projects rolling distribution. This snapshot comes 3 months after the previous snapshot and brings significant improvements. It includes a set of...


GhostBSD 18.10 RC1 released with TrueOS base

20 Oct 2018

Mr. Eric Turgeon of GhostBSD project has announced the availability of GhostBSD 18.10 RC1. It is a development release of GhostBSD 18.10, which will be the first GhostBSD release that...


Lubuntu Cosmic Cuttlefish is the first Lubuntu release with LXQt and Calamares

20 Oct 2018

The Lubuntu community has announced Lubuntu 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish, the latest stable release of lightweight Ubuntu community flavor. This Lubuntu release will be marked in the history as the first...


Ubuntu MATE 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish ships a more stable MATE experience

19 Oct 2018

The Ubuntu MATE team has published Ubuntu MATE 18.10, a stable release of Ubuntu MATE project. This release ships a set of updated packages from the Ubuntu base and bug...


Ubuntu Budgie 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish brings early glimpses of Budgie 10.5

19 Oct 2018

Mr David Mohammed, founder of Ubuntu Budgie project has announced Ubuntu Budgie 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish. It is the latest stable release of Ubuntu official community flavor featuring Budgie Desktop. The...


Ubuntu 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish released with a fresh desktop theme & improved snap integration

19 Oct 2018

The Canonical has unveiled Ubuntu 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish. It is the latest stable release of the world’s most popular free operating system. Ubuntu 18.10 ships multiple major improvements like a...


Kubuntu 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish brings beautiful Plasma 5.13.5 Desktop

19 Oct 2018

The Kubuntu team has released Kubuntu 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish, the latest stable release of Ubuntu community flavor featuring Plasma Desktop. This release includes the Plasma Desktop 5.13 by default and...


Xubuntu 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish brings an initial preview of Xfce 4.13

19 Oct 2018

The Xubuntu community has announced the release of Xubuntu 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish. It is a regular release of official Ubuntu flavor featuring Xfce Desktop. Xubuntu 18.10 brings several updated applications...


elementary OS Juno brings major improvements

17 Oct 2018

Finally the elementary team has announced the release of elementary OS Juno. This is the 5th major release of GNU/Linux distribution that strives to provide a simple and easy to...


KaOS 2018.10 released with Plasma 5.14

14 Oct 2018

The KaOS team has unveiled KaOS 2018.10. It is a stable snapshot of rolling GNU/Linux distribution offering a top class Plasma experience. This release features the Plasma Desktop 5.14, which...


Deepin introduces a multi-purpose text editor, Deepin Editor

11 Oct 2018

The Deepin team has announced the birth of a new member in Deepin Application family. The Deepin Editor v1.0 is a simple and lightweight text editor that comes with some...


Kali Linux is now officially available for Vagrant

10 Oct 2018

Inspired by the efforts of the community to run Kali in Vagrant, the Kali Linux team has introduced officially maintained images for Vagrant Cloud. This will enable users to install...


Plasma 5.14 brings major improvements

09 Oct 2018

The KDE community has unveiled Plasma 5.14, the latest stable release of lightweight, and full-featured desktop environment for GNU/Linux. This is the first release in Plasma 5.14.x series. It brings...


Fedora Wallpapers since Fedora Core 1

08 Oct 2018

Wallpaper is the first piece of artwork that catches the attention of an average computer user. For an operating system, it is important to have a good looking wallpaper if...


anti-X 17.2 Helen Keller released with critical security updates

06 Oct 2018

The antiX community has announced the release of antiX 17.2 with the code name Helen Keller. It is basically a point-release update to the antiX 17.1 and comes with patches...


Mageia 6.1 released with updated packages

06 Oct 2018

Mr Donald Stewart of Mageia project has announced the release of Mageia 6.1, an incremental update to the Mageia 6 released 15 months back. It brings updated packages and applications...


Audacity Music Editor 2.3.0 released with a handful of features

29 Sep 2018

The Audacity team has announced the release of Audacity 2.3.0, the latest stable release of open source, multi-tracking audio recording, and editing tool. This release is currently available for Windows...


Nitrux 1.0.16 released with package updates from Ubuntu Cosmic

29 Sep 2018

The Nitrux community has announced the release of Nitrux 1.0.16. It is an incremental release that provides package updates from Ubuntu Cosmic Cuttlefish branch. It also includes various bug fixes,...


Lubuntu 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish beta released with LXQt Desktop for the first time

28 Sep 2018

Mr Simon Quigley of Lubuntu project has announced the availability of Lubuntu 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish Beta for testing. Lubuntu 18.10 is going to be the first release to replace LXDE...


Ubuntu 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish beta released

28 Sep 2018

The Ubuntu team has announced the availability of Ubuntu 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish beta for testing. This is the only development release prior to upcoming 18.10 stable release scheduled to release...