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OpenSourceFeed : Weekly News Feed 79

22 Jan 2017

Welcome to the 79th Weekly News Feed of OpenSourceFeed portal. This week, we have migrated to a different platform to provide news in a more organized way. In this platform...


Running Arch Linux on a Lenovo Yoga 900

20 Jan 2017

Over the years GNU/Linux operating system has grown to support a wide range of hardware devices. Also, there are some companies like system 76 who mainly focus on building GNU/Linux...


elementary OS looks cool but package management is a pain : Review

20 Jan 2017

elementary OS has received a lot of visibility within a relatively small span of time and introducing elementary OS will be redundant for an average GNU/Linux user. If someone does...


Linux Mint 18.1 KDE beta released

16 Jan 2017

The Linux Mint team has announced availability of Linux Mint 18.1 KDE beta, development release for upcoming Linux Mint distribution featuring KDE Plasma as default desktop environment. Linux Mint 18.x...


Debian 9 Stretch installer rc1 released

16 Jan 2017

The Debian Installer team has announced availability of first release candidate for Debian 9 Stretch Installer rc1. This release is coming after several alpha releases and can expect improved stability...


Debian 8.7 released with critical security fixes

15 Jan 2017

Debian - The Universal Operating System developers has announced release of Debian 8.7, 7th updated snapshot in Debian 8.x Jessy branch. This release includes some security fixes and resolutions for...


Manjaro 17.0 Gellivara Alpha 2 released in KDE & Xfce flavors

11 Jan 2017

Mr Philm - member of Manjaro development team has announced availability of Manjaro 17.0 Alpha 2 for testing. As any other official releases of Manjaro, this release also includes KDE...


MX Linux 16 keeps a good balance between performance and elegance : Review

09 Jan 2017

MX Linux is a Debian stable based GNU/Linux distribution grown as a cooperative venture between the antiX and retired MEPIS communities. It makes use of best tools and technologies from...


Deepin Technology gets a new community website

09 Jan 2017

The Deepin Technology team has announced launch of new community website for the deepin technology - a Chinese firm doing innovative development on free & open source technologies. The newly...


Ultimate 5.0 Gamers Edition released

08 Jan 2017

Mr Theehman, core developer of Ultimate OS has announced release of Ultimate 5.0 Gamers edition, latest stable release of Ubuntu based GNU/Linux distribution specifically developed for gamers. This release ships...


Maui Linux 2.1 is a suprisingly good plasma distribution : Review

08 Jan 2017

The Maui Linux is a reborn version of Ubuntu based Netrunner Desktop edition featuring KDE Plasma desktop. Netrunner Desktop edition is still alive (at least by that name), but is...


KaOS 2017.01 released with a fresh look & vertical panel

07 Jan 2017

While celebrating the beginning of 2017, KaOS team has proudly presented KaOS 2017.01 latest monthly snapshot of independently developed, rolling GNU/Linux distribution offering a smooth and cutting edge KDE experience....


Solus project announced first release of Brisk Menu

06 Jan 2017

Mr Joshua Strobl, communication manager at Solus project has announced release of Brisk Menu 0.1.0, a modern, efficient and clean application menu for MATE Desktop. It enables quick launch of...