Open Source Stories

Mageia 7 released, see screenshots

03 Jul 2019

The Mageia community has announced the release of Mageia 7, latest stable release of independent GNU/Linux distribution carrying the legacy of old Mandriva Linux. This release includes several enhancements, improved...


Slax 9.9.1 released, see screenshots

29 Jun 2019

Mr Tomas M, developer Slax project has announced the release of Slax 9.9.1. It is a stable update of Debian based, live GNU/Linux distribution featuring Fluxbox. Slax 9.9.1 includes following...


Raspbian Desktop - screenshot tour

25 Jun 2019

Raspbian is a popular name since the evolution of Raspberry Pi. It is a free operating system based on Debian, optimized for Raspberry Pi hardware. Rather than providing a mere...


PCLinuxOS 2019.06, examining jealousy of ice cubes

19 Jun 2019

The PCLinuxOS team has announced the release of PCLinuxOS 2019.06, the latest stable snapshot of independent GNU/Linux distribution moving in a unique way. The PCLinuxOS team often refers to their...


OpenMandriva Lx4 released, see screenshots

17 Jun 2019

The OpenMandriva Association has announced the release of OpenMandriva Lx 4.0. It includes several visible changes and under the hood improvements. OpenMandriva is a GNU/Linux distribution compiled using optimization features...


Endless OS 3.6 - Exploring the rock solid system

15 Jun 2019

Among the hundreds of GNU/Linux distributions, most of the distributions are really boring in terms of both features and innovations. Some distributions provide a rock-solid foundation, while some other provides...


Exploring Enso 0.3.1, a distribution with Xfce, and elementary innovations

13 Jun 2019

The Enso project has announced the release of Enso 0.3.1. It is the latest minor release of Enso OS. The main highlights of Enso OS release includes The latest security...


BackBox Linux 6 released (screenshots)

13 Jun 2019

The BackBox Linux has announced the release of BackBox Linux 6. It is a major release of Ubuntu based GNU/Linux distribution that is specially crafted for security assesments and penetration...


Zorin OS 15 is better and smoother

09 Jun 2019

On 5th June 2019, Zorin Group has announced the availability of Zorin 15. It is a stable release from the project featuring beautiful Zorin Desktiop. The Zorin has put at...


4MLinux 29.0 STABLE screenshots

07 Jun 2019

The 4MLinux team has announced the release of 4MLinux 29.0. As usual, it provides maintenance (by using it as a system rescue live CD), multimedia (for example, for playing video...


MX Linux 18.3 ISO refresh screenshots

29 May 2019

MX Linux 18.3 is an ISO refresh in MX 18.x series. It includes various bug fixes and package updates from antiX and Debian repositories. As a minor release, MX-18.3 provides...


openSUSE Leap 15.1 Plasma Edition screenshots

25 May 2019

openSUSE Leap 15.1 is an incremental release in openSUSE Leap family. The Leap family provides a kind of hybrid operating system that combines the solid packages from SEL (Suse Enterprise...


Sabayon 19.03 screenshots

23 May 2019

Sabayon 19.03 is a stable release of Sabayon. Sabayon is a Gentoo based GNU/Linux distribution following a rolling release model. It offers a beginner-friendly GNU/Linux distribution that just works. Sabayon...


Peppermint OS 10 screenshots

18 May 2019

Peppermint OS 10 is a stable release from Peppermint OS family. It is based on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and inherits all positives from the parent. It also includes additional improvements...


Fedora 30 Workstation with Pantheon Shell

17 May 2019

In addition to popular DEs like GNOME, MATE, Xfce & LXQt, Fedora 30 introduces support for Pantheon shell and Deepin desktop environment. There on official spins available featuring these desktop...


DragonFly 5.4.0 brings GCC 8 and updated drivers

03 Dec 2018

The DragonFly 5.4.0 has been released. It is the latest stable release of the BSD operating system moving in a unique direction. The DragonFly 5.4.0 brings GCC 8.0, latest stable...


Nitrux 1.1.1 released with updated packages & bug fixes

02 Dec 2018

The Nitrux team has announced Nitrux 1.1.1, the first minor update in Nitrux 1.1.x series. This release brings various package updates, bug fixes, performance improvements, and better hardware compatibility. Nitrux...


4MLinux 27.0 improves multimedia and gaming experience

01 Dec 2018

The 4MLinux team has announced the availability of 4MLinux 27.0 STABLE. It is the latest stable release of minimal GNU/Linux distribution focusing on core values like maintenance, multimedia, mini server...


Calculate Linux Desktop 18 LXQt (CLDL) introduces LXQt for the first time

29 Nov 2018

The Calculate Linux team has declared the release of Calculate Linux Desktop 18 with LXQt Desktop environment. This is the first release from Calculate Linux family with the LXQt environment....


Plasma 5.14.4 released with several bug fixes

28 Nov 2018

The Plasma community has announced the release of Plasma 5.14.4, the latest bugfix release in Plasma 5.14.x series. The Plasma 5.14 was released in October 2018 with several stunning features...