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Thunderbird 78 Released with OpenPGP Support, Integrated Lightning Calendar

Thunderbird 78 is the latest stable release of the email client. It features OpenPGP encryption support, integrated calendar, and dark mode support.

17 July 2020
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Download Now: This is GNOME 3.38’s New Default Wallpaper (Updated)

Here's your first look at GNOME 3.38's new default wallpaper, plus a link to download it to use on your own desktop ahead of September's GNOME 3.38 release.

17 July 2020
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GNOME Opens an Official Merch Shop Selling T-Shirts, More

GNOME fans can now buy t-shirts, hoodies, and even socks bearing the famous logo through a new, dedicated online store. We take a look at what's on offer…

15 July 2020
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Mozilla VPN Goes Live …But Not For Linux Users

Mozilla's VPN service has officially launched in six countries, including the UK but users can't yet use the tech, which costs $4.99 a month, on Linux.

15 July 2020
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New PinePhone with 3GB RAM and USB Dock Goes on Sale

The PinePhone postmarketOS Community Edition is now available to order direct from Pine64 priced at $149 — but I don’t think you should buy it. Hear me out, hear me out — there is a […]

15 July 2020
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Ubuntu Will No Longer Track Which Packages Users Install

Ubuntu will no longer log which packages users install from the archives. The 'popularity contest' package will not ship in future versions of the distro.

15 July 2020

Star Labs’ Newest Linux Laptop is Small But Perfectly Formed

The Star Labs Lite Mk III is a small, full-formed Linux laptop perfect for on-the-go computing. We share the laptop's specs, price, and where to buy.

14 July 2020
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Must Read: Google & Ubuntu Team Up to Bring Flutter Apps to Linux

Google has teamed up with Canonical to bring Flutter apps to Linux desktops. A new alpha version of the Flutter SDK can be used to create Linux apps, as well as mobile ones.

8 July 2020
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Handwritten Notes App ‘Write’ Adds Split-Pane View, Improved SVG Support

The handwritten note-taking app 'Write' has a new release out. It adds some welcome new features, like split screen working, and debuts support for iOS.

6 July 2020
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Back from the Dead: How to Install Shutter on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

Shutter was the go-to screenshot app for Ubuntu a few years back. But development stalled and the world moved on. But now the tool is back thanks to Snaps!

3 July 2020
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Ubuntu 19.10 Hits End of Life, Users Should Upgrade Now

Official support for Ubuntu 19.10 'Eoan Ermine' end on July 17, 2020. Canonical advise users to upgrade to Ubuntu 20.04 LTS, the next stable release, soon.

3 July 2020
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Purism Announce Librem 14 Linux Laptop

The Purism Librem 14 is a 14.1-inch Linux laptop based around a 10th generation Intel processor. The device boasts hardware kill switches and free firmware.

2 July 2020