Open Source Stories

Zorin OS 15.1 released, see screenshots

14 Dec 2019

The Zorin Group has released Zorin OS 15.1, a minor update in Zorin OS 15.x series. This release includes the latest package updates from the upstream project and other project-specific...


FFmpeg quick reference

14 Dec 2019

FFmpeg is a cross-platform compatible, multimedia framework to the record, convert, and stream audio and video. With a powerful command line-tool, FFmpeg makes it possible to process video and audio...


ArcoLinux 19.12 released

12 Dec 2019

The ArcoLinux team has announced the release of ArcoLinux 19.12, the latest stable snapshot of Arch based GNU/Linux distribution that is aiming to teach the Linux way of doing things....


NomadBSD 1.3 released with FreeBSD 12.1-RELEASE

08 Dec 2019

On 7th December 2019, the NomadBSD team has announced release of NomadBSD 1.3. This stable release of NomadBSD is based on FreeBSD 12.1-RELEASE and provides numerous visible and under the...


Introducing Ubuntu Cinnamon remix with Eoan foundation

08 Dec 2019

Mr. Joshua Peisach has announced the release of Ubuntu Cinnamon Remix 19.10 Eoan Ermine. This is the first most stable release from Ubuntu based community flavor that features Cinnamon as...


Linux Mint 19.3 Tricia BETA released

04 Dec 2019

On 4th December 2019, the Linux Mint team has announced the release of Linux Mint 19.3 BETA, development release prior to upcoming Linux Mint 19.3 stable releaes. This release will...


Elementary OS 5.1 Hera released, learn what is new and see screenshots

03 Dec 2019

Mr. Cassidy Blaede, co-founder of elementary has announced the arrival of elementary OS 5.1 with the code name Hera. It is an incremental update to elementary OS 5 Juno release...


Devuan ASCII 2.1 introduces OpenRC option for non-expert installation

27 Nov 2019

The Devuan community has announced the release of Devuan ASCII 2.1. It is a point release in the 2.x series. In addition to the usual package updates, Devuan 2.0 offers...


Kali Linux 2019.4 brings Major revamp to UI with Xfce and redesigned theme

27 Nov 2019

On 26th November 2019, the Kali Linux team has announced the release of Kali Linux 2019.4. This release is different from the previous releases because of multiple reasons. One of...


Pardus 19.1 released with updated packages

23 Nov 2019

The Pardus team has released an updated snapshot in Pardus 19.x series. The Pardus 19.1 is an incremental release in this series and provides a set of updated packages and...


Zorin OS 15 Lite released with Ubuntu 18.04 Foundation & Xfce 4.14

21 Nov 2019

The Zorin OS team has announced the release of Zorin OS 15 Lite Edition. This release is based on Ubuntu 18.04 and provides Xfce 4.14 with a pleasant and familiar...


Tor 0.4.2.4-rc released with minor bug fixes and improvements

16 Nov 2019

The Tor Project has published a release candidate for Tor, a tool that offers protection from surveillance and protects anonymity on the internet. The Tor 0.4.2.4-rc release is coming with...


PCLinuxOS 2019.11 released with Linux Kernel 5.3.10 and other updates

16 Nov 2019

The PCLinuxOS team has updated its installation media to 2019.11. The updated Linux Kernel includes Linux Kernel 5.3.10, NVidia driver 430.64 and other updates. Since PCLinuxOS 2019.11 is a rolling...


First RC released for Feren OS Next

10 Nov 2019

The Feren OS developer has announced a release candidate for Feren OS Next. This release candidate includes a set of features and improvements that we can expect from the upcoming...


Project Trident announces an alpha quality release based on Void Linux

09 Nov 2019

The Project Trident has announced the release of a new alpha quality distribution based on Void Linux. This is the first public release from the project after announcing the plan...


Elementary OS is moving towards an ideal CICD platform

06 Nov 2019

In a recent blog post, the elementary OS team has explained how as a project they are moving towards an ideal CICD (Continous Integration, Continuous Delivery) approach. The blog post...


Sparky 2019.11 Po Tolo released with Debian Bullseye base

05 Nov 2019

The Sparky Linux team has announced the availability of Sparky 2019.11 with code name Po Tolo. This snapshot from Sparky Linux is based on the Debian testing branch Bullseye and...


Elementary OS updates enables Flatpak support by default

02 Nov 2019

On the October 19 newsletter, the elementary OS team has informed that Flatpak support is now enabled by default in elementary OS. This means, in addition to the curated applications...


Linux Mint 19.3 Tricia BETA released

01 Nov 2019

On 4th December 2019, the Linux Mint team has announced the release of Linux Mint 19.3 BETA, development release prior to upcoming Linux Mint 19.3 stable releaes. This release will...


Archlabs 2019.10.28 released with a handful of improvements

30 Oct 2019

On 28th October 2019, the Archlabs team has announced the release of Archlabs 2019.10.28. It is a stable update of Arch-based GNU/Linux distribution inspired by Bunsenlabs. The Archlabs team is...