Open Source Stories

Netrunner Rolling 2018.08 released with seamless Gtk Integration

06 Aug 2018

The Netrunner team has announced the availability of Netrunner 2018.08, the latest stable release of Arch-based rolling GNU/Linux distribution. This release includes multiple improvements including the Plasma 5.13.3 and other...


Korora team is back on Korora 28 development after the vecation

03 Aug 2018

Closing the uncertainties on the future of Korora project, Korora team has started working on Korora 28. Earlier, the team had planned to go on an indefinite vacation because of...


Lubuntu is taking a new direction with LXQt

02 Aug 2018

With the migration to LXQt ecosystem, Lubuntu team is planning to revise their initial design goals and to take a new direction. The initial design goal of Lubuntu was to...


Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition becomes first OEM hardware with Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

30 Jul 2018

The Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition laptops are now available in the US with pre-installed Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. This is the first major OEM’s hardware that ships Ubuntu 18.04 since...


ArchLabs Linux 2018.07 released with a brand new dark theme

30 Jul 2018

The ArchLabs team has announced the release of ArchLabs 2018.07. It is the latest stable release of Arch-based GNU/Linux distribution inspired by the design principles of Bunsenlabs. The main focus...


Neptune 5.4 released with a fresh look and feel

24 Jul 2018

Mr. Leszek of the Neptune project has announced the release of Neptune 5.4. It is the latest updated snapshot in Neptune 5.x series. It brings a set of updated packages...


Peppermint OS 9 is a good for some, not for all distribution

24 Jul 2018

Peppermint OS a hybrid operating system that integrates many web-based applications. It is built on top of Ubuntu and uses a blend of LXDE and Xfce with some components from...


ReactOS 0.4.9 released with stability & usability improvements

23 Jul 2018

Mr. Colin Finck on behalf of ReactOS project has announced the release of ReactOS 0.4.9. It is the latest stable release in ReactOS tri-monthly release series. The ReactOS tri-monthly release...


ArchLabs opts for a new default dark theme

22 Jul 2018

The ArchLabs team has announced the availability of a new default theme for testing. This will be the default theme in upcoming ArchLabs releases. Currently, the team is focusing on...


Arya Linux 1.0 Xfce spin beta released

19 Jul 2018

The Arya Linux team has announced the release of Arya Linux 1.0 Xfce spin beta. It is the latest development release of from scratch GNU/Linux distribution. The Arya Linux 1.0...


Managing multi-cloud services using Juju

18 Jul 2018

Deploying an application to a single cloud platform is not a very difficult task. But, it can be very challenging when we are dealing with multiple public clouds. It becomes...


MX Linux 17.1 stands out because of simplicity

08 Apr 2018

MX Linux 17.1 is a stable release of Debian based GNU/Linux distribution featuring Xfce desktop environment. The main purpose of this distribution is to provide a simple user experience to...


Ubuntu 18.04 final beta images are availabe now

08 Apr 2018

Mr Steve Langasek on behalf of Ubuntu team has announced the availability of Ubuntu 18.04 final beta images. This the second beta image release in this series and gives a...


Fedora 28 beta released with initial support for modular repositories

03 Apr 2018

Mr Eduard Lucena, on behalf of Fedora Project, has announced the release of Fedora 28 beta, a development release of upcoming Fedora 28 which is scheduled to release in May...


Nitrux 1.0.10 released with package updates from Bionic

01 Apr 2018

The Nitrux team has announced the immediate availability of Nitrux 1.0.10, the latest stable release of Ubuntu based GNU/Linux distribution featuring Nomad desktop. This release includes various package updates from...


TrueOS 18.03 released with Spectre & Meltdown fixes

31 Mar 2018

Mr Ken Moore, on behalf of TrueOS team, has announced the availability of TrueOS 18.03, a special release from the TrueOS project. This release was essential to address various issues...


Qubes OS 4.0 released with security & functionality improvements

30 Mar 2018

Mr Andrew Wong on behalf of Qubes OS team has announced the release of Qubes OS 4.0, the latest stable release of a security-oriented operating system that runs applications in...


Slax 9.4 Final released with single click installation launchers

27 Mar 2018

The Slax team has announced the release of Slax 9.4 Final, the latest stable release of GNU/Linux distribution that follows a minimalistic and fully modular approach. This release includes package...


KDE Neon 5.12 is a cool release with a lot of potential and hope

21 Mar 2018

KDE Neon is a distribution developed to showcase the real potential of Plasma Desktop. It is built on top of solid Ubuntu base and brings latest and greatest applications from...


NetBSD 7.1.2 released with critical security and stability patches

19 Mar 2018

The NetBSD foundation has announced the release of NetBSD 7.1.2, the second security update in NetBSD 7.1.x series. This release brings various security fixes and other stability related patches. What...