Open Source Stories

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...


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...