Open Source Stories

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...


Kali Linux 2019.03 released with Linux Kernel 5.2.9 and other improvements

04 Sep 2019

The Kali Linux team has announced the public availability of Kali Linux 2019.03, the latest stable update of Debian based GNU/Linux distribution oriented towards security testing and forensic assessments. This...


Linux Lite 4.6 Final released

31 Aug 2019

Mr Jerry Bezencon has announced the availability of Linux Lite 4.6 Final, a stable update in Linux Lite 4.x series. Linux Lite 4.6 includes updated packages from Ubuntu 18.04.x LTS...


Netrunner 2019.08 Indigo released

21 Aug 2019

The Netrunner project has announced the release of Netrunner 2019.08 with code name Indigo. This is the first release of Netrunner GNU/Linux with Debian 10 Buster. Netrunner 2019.08 includes latest...


Neptune OS 6.0 released based on Debian Buster

18 Aug 2019

The Neptune OS team has announced the release Neptune OS 6.0 Spike. It is a stable release of Debian based GNU/Linux distribution coming with additional customizations. Neptune 6.0 is based...


Recounting Windows XP Days with Q4OS

17 Aug 2019

Q4OS is a Debian based operating system that resembles Windows XP. It uses Trinity Desktop and Plasma Desktop to provide a classic user experience of 20th century. The latest release...


PCLinuxOS 2019.08 released with updated packages

14 Aug 2019

The PCLinuxOS team has announced the release of PCLinuxOS 2019.08. It is a stable snapshot of independent, rolling GNU/Linux distribution. This release comes with updated Linux Kernel, desktop environments and...


Xfce 4.14 released with Gtk 3

12 Aug 2019

The Xfce Project has announced the public availability of Xfce 4.14. It is the latest stable release of the lightweight desktop environment that provides high flexibility and user-friendliness. Xfce 4.14...


Voyager 10 released with Debian Buster base, see screenshots

10 Aug 2019

Mr. Rodolphe has announced the release of Voyager 10. It is a major release of Voyager with Debian Buster base. In this release, the Voyager team has replaced Xfce Desktop...


Pardus 19.0 released, see screenshots

05 Aug 2019

The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK) has announced the release of Pardus 19.0. It is the latest stable release of Debian based GNU/Linux distribution developed with support...


Sparky 2019.08 - First snapshot in Bullseye series - released

03 Aug 2019

The Sparky Linux team has announced the release of Sparky Linux 2019.08 with code name Po Tolo. This is the first snapshot of Sparky rolling line based on Debian Bullseye....


Linux Mint 19.2 Tina - Xfce Edition screenshots

02 Aug 2019

After exploring Linux Mint 19.2 Cinnamon and MATE editions, finally, the time has arrived to explore Linux Mint 19.2 Xfce Edition. Linux Mint 19.2 Xfce Preview Linux Mint 19.2 Xfce...


Linux Mint 19.2 Tina - MATE Edition screenshots

02 Aug 2019

In our previous story, we explored Linux Mint 19.2 - Cinnamon Edition. Now, it is time to explore other Linux Mint flavors. Let’s move to Linux Mint 19.2 MATE Edition....


Linux Mint 19.2 Tina Cinnamon Edition released, see screenshots

02 Aug 2019

The Linux Mint team has announced the availability of Linux Mint 19.2, a stable upddate in Linux Mint 19.x series. It is based on Ubuntu 18.04.x LTS and will be...


IT@School GNU/Linux 18.04 - Kerala model of open source education

31 Jul 2019

The Kerala State of India has done an excellent work by including open-source education in their curriculum. From 2006, the state is propagating the idea of open source technologies, by...


Essential GNU/Linux commands (initial draft)

27 Jul 2019

This is a quick reference for some commonly used GNU/Linux commands. This document will be updated over the time to include more commands. Image is captured on Linux Mint 19.2...


Slackel 7.2 Openbox Released, see screenshots

23 Jul 2019

The Slackel team has announced the release of Slackel 7.2 Openbox Edition. Slackel as a distribution inherits the legendary of Slackware and Salix. PCMan File Manager in Slackel 7.2 Slackel...


deepin 15.11 improves stability and user experience, see screenshots

21 Jul 2019

The deepin team has announced the release of deepin 15.11, latest stable update of Debian based, GNU/Linux distribution coming with a professional desktop experience. This release includes some new features,...


First look of feren OS 2019.07 rolling snapshot

15 Jul 2019

The feren OS team has rolled feren OS 2019.07, another stable snapshot for Linux Mint based GNU/Linux distribution. In addition to the package updates from upstream distribution, feren OS 2019.07...


The amnesic incognito live system with Tails 3.15 - screenshots

12 Jul 2019

The Tails team has announced availability of Tails 3.15, latest stable update of amnesic incognito live system. This release includes important security updates and critical bug fixes. About Dialog in...