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LibreOffice 6.3 Released, Up to 97% Faster At Opening Files

The LibreOffice 6.3 release features a crop of enhancements, including file opening improvements, support for redacted text, and compact tabbed bar.

8 August 2019

Ubuntu 19.10 Will Offer Experimental ZFS File System Option

Ubuntu 19.10 will include an experimental ZFS install option in the installer that will install Ubuntu on a ZFS root file system.

7 August 2019

Xfce 4.14 Inches Closer to Release, 3 Years After Development Began

The stable Xfce 4.14 release is on track to launch in the middle of August and will complete work on the desktop environment's port to GTK3.

1 August 2019

Drawing is a Promising ‘Microsoft Paint’ Alternative for Linux (Updated)

Looking for a program like Microsoft Paint but for the Linux desktop? Check out the aptly named 'Drawing', a new GTK app that fills the gap.

31 July 2019
Slimbook Pro X with Linux Mint

Linux Mint 19.2 is Now Available to Download

The final stable release of Linux Mint 19.2 is now available to download. Linux Mint 19.2 is a long term support (LTS) release and is supported until 2023 with updates. Freshly approved for release, a […]

31 July 2019

Blender 2.80 is Here, And It Blows the Pants Off Any Release Before It

Blender 2.80 is the latest update to the free 3D computer graphics app, and sees the famed open source software get a brand new UI.

30 July 2019
Librem 5 linux phone

Purism Confirm Final Specs for the Librem 5

The finalised specs of the Librem 5 Linux phone have been confirmed by Purism ahead of the phone's general release later this year.

29 July 2019
latte dock

Latte Dock 0.9 Brings More Bling to the KDE Plasma Desktop

A brand new version of Latte Dock, an application launcher and task switcher for the KDE Plasma desktop, is now available for download.

29 July 2019
dash to panel window peek

Dash to Panel Just Got a Major Update

An update to the popular Dash to Panel extension is rolling out. It features a stack of improvements to window previews, including dynamic resizing.

25 July 2019
a screenshot of the jade desktop environment

Meet Jade, a Desktop Environment for Linux Built Using Web Tech

The JADE desktop environment for Linux is a new desktop shell based (primarily) on web technologies, including HTML5, GTK, WebKit, CSS and JavaScript.

24 July 2019

Arc Menu GNOME Shell Extension Update Adds New Options, Better Performance

Fans of the Arc Menu extension for GNOME Shell desktops will want to upgrade to the latest release as it introduces a stack of new customisation options.

24 July 2019
Deepin 15.11 Linux Screenshot

Deepin 15.11 Released, This is What’s New

Deepin 15.11 is the latest release of the popular (and very stylish) Deepin Linux distro. We look at the notable changes the new update offers.

23 July 2019