Open Source Stories

Manjaro 18.0 Illyria introduces Xfce 4.13 and Plasma 5.14

31 Oct 2018

Mr. Philip Müller of Manjaro team has announced the availability of Manjaro 18.10 Illyria. This a stable snapshot of beginner-friendly Arch-based GNU/Linux distribution. Manjaro Illyria brings a set of updated...


Nitrux 1.1.0 brings an innovative deployment tool and MauiKit UI Framework

27 Oct 2018

The Nitrux project has announced the release of Nitrux 1.1.0, the latest major release of beginner-friendly GNU/Linux distribution based on Ubuntu. This is the first release in Nitrux 1.1.x series...


How to convert PNG images to JPG using ImageMagick in Linux?

27 Oct 2018

When dealing with images, we may have to do several format conversions. Depending on the situation, it can be a JPG to PNG conversion, PNG to SVG conversion or anything....


Tails 3.10.1 release fixes multiple security issues

25 Oct 2018

The Tails GNU/Linux team has announced the availability of Tails 3.10.1, the latest update of the amnesic incognito live system. This release fixes various security issues observed in the previous...


Illumos based OpenIndiana Hipster 2018.10 released.

24 Oct 2018

Mr. Alexander Pyhalov of OpenIndiana project has announced the release of OpenIndiana Hipster 2018.10. It is a stable snapshot of the rolling operating system using Illumos kernel. This release includes...


Ubuntu publishes the user statistics for Ubuntu 18.04 Artful Aardvark

24 Oct 2018

In past years, Ubuntu has faced a lot of criticism for collecting user information and sharing it with 3rd parties for the commercial purpose. This forced the Ubuntu team to...


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...