Open Source Stories

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...


KDE neon rebased to Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver

26 Sep 2018

Mr Jonathan Riddel of KDE neon project has announced the availability of Ubuntu 18.04 based KDE neon images. The rebasing is done for both installable ISOs and docker images. What...


Fedora 29 Beta released with GNOME 3.30

25 Sep 2018

The Fedora Project has announced the release of Fedora 29 Beta. This is a footstep to the upcoming Fedora 29 release. The beta release will show a strong resemblance with...


Linux Lite 4.2 beta released

24 Sep 2018

Mr Jerry, lead at Linux Lite project has announced the immediate availability of Linux Lite 4.2 beta for testing. This is a minor update in Linux Lite 4.x Diamond series....


Solus 3 ISO refresh released with better hardware support and improved artwork

21 Sep 2018

Mr Joshua Strobl has announced the availability Solus 3 ISO refresh, a stable snapshot of independently evolved, rolling GNU/Linux distribution. This release comes with updated Linux Kernel and other applications....


elementary Juno Beta 2 released for developers

21 Sep 2018

The elementary team has published a second beta release of elementary Juno, an upcoming stable release of elementary, based on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. This beta release is for curious technical...


Sparky Linux 5.5 Nibiru released with GCC8 and Linux 4.18.6

18 Sep 2018

The Sparky Linux team has released Sparky Linux 5.5. It brings a set of updated packages including GCC 8 and Linux Kernel 4.18.6. It also contains some minor bug fixes....


LibreOffice 6.1.1 released with over 120 bug fixes

13 Sep 2018

The Document Foundation has released LibreOffice 6.1.1, a maintenance cum bug fix release in LibreOffice 6.1.x. It brings fixes for over 120 bugs and regression issues reported on LibreOffice 6.1....


Elive 3.0 released with added stability and visual improvements

10 Sep 2018

Mr Samuel, developer and founder of Elive has announced the release of Elive 3.0. It is a stable release of Debian based GNU/Linux distribution with Enlightenment Window Manager. The Elive...


Tor Browser for Android hits first Alpha release

07 Sep 2018

For the last one decade, mobile internet browsing is on the rise. In certain parts of the world, mobile is the most common platform used to access the internet. While...


GNOME 3.30 Almeria released with improved performance and other features

07 Sep 2018

The GNOME Foundation has released GNOME 3.30. It is a result of 6 months of development effort by the GNOME community and includes major new features and smaller stability and...


Tails 3.9 released with automated additional software installation

05 Sep 2018

The Tails project has announced the release of Tails 3.9. It marks the biggest update of the amnesic live incognito system in this year. Tails 3.9 includes two main features...


4MLinux 26.0 released with LibreOffice 6.1 and Firefox 61.x

01 Sep 2018

The 4MLinux team has announced the release of 4MLinux 26.0, the latest stable release of independent GNU/Linux distribution with JWM. This release brings a set of updated packages including LibreOffice...


Nitrux 1.0.15 released with Linux Kernel 4.18.5

01 Sep 2018

The Nitrux team has announced the immediate availability of Nitrux 1.0.15. This is a stable update of Ubuntu-based GNU/Linux distribution that offers a simplified Plasma experience. The Nitrux 1.0.15 brings...


Linux Mint Debian Edition (LMDE) 3 'Cindy' released

31 Aug 2018

The Linux Mint team has released Linux Mint Debian Edition 3 with the code-name ‘Cindy’. This release is based on Debian 9.x Stretch series and provides the latest Cinnamon Desktop....