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Ubuntu 20.04 Confirms Its Kernel Choice (And Spoiler: It Isn’t the Latest)

Ubuntu has settled on the version of the Linux kernel that will ship in Ubuntu 20.04 LTS when released this April. Surprisgly, it won't be the most recent.

6 February 2020

RawTherapee v5.8 Can Recover Photo Detail ‘Lost to Lens Blur’

RawTherapee v5.8 introduces support for CR3 data (on cameras that support it), plus improved handling for camera models, better memory usage, and more.

5 February 2020

Must Read: Wowser, the UKUI 3.0 Desktop Looks Phenomenal (Updated)

Ubuntu Kylin's UKUI desktop is getting a Qt revamp, with a look that will rival the Deepin desktop. This video of UKUI 3.0 Start menu preview shows more.

5 February 2020

Pine64 Unveil the HardROCK64, a $35 Single Board Computer

Pine64 is back with a new single board computer, the HardROCK64. It costs from $35, features a six-core ARM processor, and has lots of ports and expansion.

4 February 2020

Lightweight Qt Desktop Lumina 1.6 Released with Minor Changes

A new version of Lumina desktop, a lightweight Qt-based desktop environment built around plugins, is available to download. We recap the new changes.

3 February 2020

Hurrah, Pine64 Will Sell Cases for the PinePhone

Pine64 plan to sell PinePhone cases online. The fitted hard shell cases will be available in several colours and feature cut outs for camera and speakers.

3 February 2020
lightworks video editor

Lightworks, the Pro Video Editor, Releases New Beta Build

Lightworks 20 features an improved interface and new options, including H.265 video decoding, auto-rotation of smartphone video, and more.

2 February 2020

Linux Mint is Adding Fractional Scaling Support to Cinnamon

Using the Cinnamon desktop environment on a high-resolution display? If so, you may be pretty excited to hear that fractional scaling support is on the way.

2 February 2020

Regolith Desktop 1.3 Released, Makes Using i3 Even Less Scary

A new version of the Regolith desktop is available. Regolith 1.3 introduces a new theme, shortcut improvements, and a new way of handling notifications.

30 January 2020

Dino is a Dreamy New XMPP Client for Linux Desktops

Dino is an open source XMPP client for Linux desktops. Written in GTK/Vala, Dino also supports end-to-end encryption, file sending, and message searching.

30 January 2020

PhotoFlare Open Source Image & Photo Editor

PhotoFlare is a free photo editor for Windows and Linux that lets you apply filters, add text to images, and more. Think Microsoft Paint, but more powerful.

30 January 2020
libreoffice released

LibreOffice 6.4 Released, This is What’s New

LibreOffice 6.4 is the latest stable release of the open source productivity suite and contains a number of new features and key improvements.

29 January 2020