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Firefox 80 About Dialog on Linux

Download Now: Firefox 80 Released with Optional GPU Acceleration on Linux

Mozilla Firefox 80 is available to download. The latest release of the famous web browser features modest changes, but adds something exciting on Linux.

25 August 2020
Ubuntu 20.04 upgrade prompt

Why You Can’t Upgrade to Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (For Now)

The Ubuntu 20.04.1 LTS release arrived earlier this month but Ubuntu 18.04 LTS users are still waiting to be notified that the upgrade is available — so what gives?

20 August 2020
kdenlive beta release

Kdenlive Scores a Sizeable Summer Update, Introduces New UI Layouts

Qt-based Kdenlive video editor has just issued a new release — and if you’re serious about your video editing on Linux you’re going to love what’s on offer. Kdenlive 20.08 introduces new layouts (though for […]

17 August 2020
Ubuntu 18.04.5 LTS

Download Now: Ubuntu 18.04.5 LTS Released with Linux Kernel 5.4

Ubuntu 18.04.5 LTS is now available to download. The fifth point release to the 'Bionic Beaver' features a new Linux kernel, fixes, plus new install media.

14 August 2020
pinebook arm laptop running kde plasma neon

KDE Neon 20.04 is Out, Available to Download Now

Been waiting for KDE Neon to rebase on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS? Well, it’s here and ready to download! The very appeal of KDE Neon — which doesn’t like to be called a ‘Linux distro’, apparently […]

10 August 2020
ubuntu-kylin

Ubuntu Kylin Point Release Boosts Desktop Performance by 46%

More than 418 updates and other improvements have been made to the UKUI desktop environment since the release of Ubuntu Kylin 20.04 back in April.

7 August 2020
scrcpy trilinear filtering

Android Mirroring App ‘Scrcpy’ Improves Shortcuts, Clipboard Support

A new version of Scrcpy, the terrifically easy way to mirror your Android smartphone on your desktop and interact with it, is out.

7 August 2020

Ubuntu’s Progress from 2004 to 20.04 [Infographic]

To celebrate the arrival of Ubuntu 20.04's first point release Canonical has published a colourful infographic charting the project's successes since 2004.

6 August 2020
Ubuntu 20.04.1 LTS Point Release

Ubuntu 20.04.1 LTS Released, Available to Download Now

The first Ubuntu 20.04 point release is here. In this post we recap Ubuntu 20.04.1 LTS's change, show how you can get it, and look at why it's important.

6 August 2020
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Pinta Image Editor Sees First Update in 5 Years (Now with Snap)

Pinta image editor has made its first release in over 5 years. The revived Mono-based graphics app adds new features and fixes long-standing bugs.

5 August 2020
libreoffice released

LibreOffice 7.0 Released, This is What’s New

LibreOffice 7.0 is here, serving as the latest stable release of this hugely popular open source productivity suite. As you’d expect, LibreOffice 7.0 boasts a raft of improvements and notable new features aimed at firming […]

5 August 2020
popsicle usb writer gtk

Flash ISOs to Multiple USB Sticks on Linux with Popsicle

If you’re looking for an easy way to flash install images to multiple USB sticks in parallel check out Popsicle. This handy tool, which is written in Rust, lets you write an .iso (or other […]

5 August 2020