Articles Tagged desktop environments

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GNOME 40 Released with Redesigned Overview, New Gestures + More

GNOME 40 has been released. The latest version of the GNOME desktop environment contains a number of changes, new features, and design tweaks.

24 March 2021
GNOME 40 new features

Must Read: Here are GNOME 40’s Best New Features

GNOME 40 features bold design changes and several new features. In this post we rundown what's new in detail, with plenty of screenshots to show you.

23 March 2021
xfce 4.16 fractional scaling

Major Update: Xfce 4.16 Released with New Features & Visual Changes

Xfce 4.16 has been released. This version of the Linux desktop environment gains several new features, usability tweaks, and a roster of visual changes.

23 December 2020
KDE Plasma 5.20

KDE Plasma 5.20 is Here – And It’s an Epic Update

KDE developers have delivered an ‘absolutely massive’ Plasma 5.20 release. Un this post we take a look what makes this such a major update for KDE fans.

17 September 2020
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XFCE 4.16 to Feature Better Fractional Scaling Support

Xfce 4.16 carries improved support for fractional scaling using XRandR, as well as better handling of mis-configured scaling values.

15 September 2020
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Enlightenment 0.24.2 Released with Bug Fixes, Updated Terminal App

I'm not entirely sure why I write about new releases of the Enlightenment desktop as and when they materialise, but I do — and a new one is here!

27 July 2020
KDE Plasma 5.19 desktop screenshot

Must Read: KDE Plasma 5.19 is Out, This is What’s New

KDE Plasma 5.19 features a modest crop of changes, with various visual improvements and usability enhancements designed to make the release more enjoyable.

18 May 2020

Linux Can’t Be Sexy? Ubuntu Kylin Proves Otherwise

For a Linux distro with the wow factor check out Ubuntu Kylin 20.04. The new UKUI 3.0 desktop environment is looking fantastic, as these screenshots show.

7 April 2020
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First GNOME 3.36 Point Release is Here with Fixes Galore

The first GNOME 3.36 point release is now available to download. The update offers bug fixes for core desktop components, including Mutter and Nautilus.

2 April 2020

MATE Desktop 1.24 Release Arrives with a Slew of Improvements

A new version of the MATE desktop has been released and in this post —yes the one you’re reading right now— I recap some of the changes being offered in the MATE 1.24 release. Not […]

11 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

First Look: Deepin 20 Will Include a Revamped App Launcher (Video)

Deepin Linux devs shared this video demo of a new app launcher experience coming in Deepin 20. The new app launcher is more immersive than before.

24 October 2019