Open Source Stories

MX-19 patito feo released with Xfce 4.14

22 Oct 2019

The MX team has announced the release of MX-19 with code name patito feo. This stable release of MX Linux includes updated packages from Debian 10.1 snapshot and antiX and...


Exploring Nitrux with DistroTest

21 Oct 2019

I was longing to explore the Nitrux OS for a long time. But I was not able to explore this distribution because of its special installation procedure. Also, my laptop...


Ubuntu MATE 19.10 released addressing many of the user experience issues

20 Oct 2019

Mr. Martin Wimpress has announced the release of Ubuntu MATE 19.10, latest stable release of popular Ubuntu flavor featuring MATE Desktop. The main focus of this release was on fixing...


antiX 19 released with Debian Buster Foundation.

19 Oct 2019

Mr. anticapitalista has announced the release of antiX 19 with code name Marielle Franco. This is the latest stable release of Debian based GNU/Linux distribution that comes with no-systemd. antiX...


Xubuntu 19.10 Eoan Ermine released with Xfce 4.14, see screenshots

19 Oct 2019

The Xubuntu project has unveiled Xubuntu 19.10, the latest stable release from the project. The main highlight of this release is Xfce 4.14, a stable release of projects flagship desktop...


Kubuntu 19.10 Eoan Ermine released with Plasma 5.16, see screenshots

18 Oct 2019

The Kubuntu team has released Kubuntu 19.10 Eoan Ermine, a regular release of Kubuntu. In addition to all improvements from the Ubuntu Eoan branch, Kubuntu brings KDE Plasma 5.16. It...


Ubuntu 19.10 Eoan Ermine released, see screenshots

17 Oct 2019

On behalf of Ubuntu Release Engineering team, Mr Adam Conrad has announced the release of Ubuntu 19.10 Eoan Ermine. This release includes Ubuntu Desktop, Server and Cloud Editions. It also...


Ubuntu Budgie 19.10 released, see screenshots

17 Oct 2019

The Ubuntu Budgie team has announced the release of Ubuntu Budgie 19.10 Eoan Ermine, the latest stable release of Ubuntu flavor featuring Budgie Desktop. It includes a bunch of improvements...


FreeBSD 12.1 RC1 released with more stability imrovements

12 Oct 2019

The FreeBSD RE team has announced the public availability of FreeBSD 12.1 RC1. This is the first release candidate in projects 12.1 series and brings a lot of stability and...


Long-awaited Elive 3.7.14 is on the way, the BETA release is available now

08 Oct 2019

Breaking the silence, the Elive team has announced the availability of Elive 3.7.14 BETA. This development snapshot includes updated packages from the Debian 10.x Buster series. Elive 3.7.14 BETA is...


SparkyLinux 5.9 Nibiru released

07 Oct 2019

The SparkyLinux team has released SparkyLinux 5.9 Nibiru, an updated snapshot in projects 5.x series. This release is based on Debian 10 Buster and all the packages have been updated...


SolydXK 10 released with Debian Buster Foundation

01 Oct 2019

The SolydXK project has announced the release of SolydXK 10, the latest stable release of Debian based GNU/Linux distribution. This release has its foundation laying on Debian 10.1 Buster. The...


Fedora 31 BETA released with GNOME 3.34; See screenshots

18 Sep 2019

The Fedora Project has announced the release of Fedora 31 BETA, a development release before the forthcoming Fedora 31 release planned for October 2019. This release includes Fedora Workstation, IoT...


GhostBSD 19.09 released with TrueOS STABLE base

17 Sep 2019

Mr ericbsd of GhostBSD team has announced the release of GhostBSD 19.09, latest stable release of TrueOS based BSD distribution. This release is a mixture of under the hood strategic...


Porteus Kiosk 4.9.0 released with Chrome 76.x, Firefox 68.x and other updates

16 Sep 2019

Mr Tomasz Jokiel has announced the release of Porteus Kiosk 4.9.0, the latest stable release of popular embedded device operating system. This release includes updated versions of Google Chrome, Firefox,...


Slax 9.11.0 released

15 Sep 2019

The Slax Author has published a minor release in Slax 9.x series. The Slax 9.11.0 release includes all updates from Debian 9.11 Jessy release and some additional tweaks to fix...


Manjaro 18.10 Juhraya released, see screenshots

13 Sep 2019

The Manjaro team has announced the release of Manjaor 18.10, the latest stable snapshot of Arch based rolling GNU/Linux distribution. In addition to the officially supported Xfce, Plasma and GNOME...


GNOME 3.34 Thessaloniki is out with many improvements

12 Sep 2019

On 12th September 2019, the GNOME Foundation has announced the release of GNOME 3.34 Thessaloniki, the latest half-yearly release from the project. This release includes many changes ranging from minor...


Archman 2019.09 Xfce released, see screenshots

07 Sep 2019

Mr Tulliana of Archman GNU/Linux team has announced the availability of Archman 2019.09 with the code name Lake With Fish (Şanlıurfa-Balıklıgöl in Turkish). This updated snapshot includes updated packages from...


Tails 3.16 released with Tor Browser 8.5.5 and other improvements

04 Sep 2019

The amnesic incognito system project has announced the release of Tails 3.16, latest stable release of privacy-oriented GNU/Linux distribution giving at most importance for the users’ anonymity and privacy while...