Articles Tagged Lubuntu


Ubuntu 14.04 Flavours Release First Beta

Ubuntu's extended family have made their first beta releases of the 14.04 development cycle available for download.

27 February 2014
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Windows XP User? Here’s 4 Reasons to Switch to Lubuntu This April

Still using Windows XP? With Microsoft ending support for it this April here are four compelling reasons to switch to Lubuntu Linux.

26 February 2014

Apps To Keep An Eye On: Lubuntu Tweaks

Lubuntu users looking for more control over their desktop experience might want to check out 'Lubuntu Tweaks'.

28 December 2013

What to Expect in Xubuntu 14.04 LTS and Lubuntu 14.04 LTS

Xubuntu and Lubuntu both release their Long-Term Support releases next year, but what changes will they bring? Click through for a rundown.

28 November 2013

Ubuntu 13.10 Beta Releases Available for Download

Beta releases of various Ubuntu flavours, including Lubuntu, Kubuntu and the newest addition, Ubuntu GNOME, are now available to download.

5 September 2013

You Can Help Choose Lubuntu 13.10’s New Wallpaper Set

Which of the following five wallpapers should ship with Lubuntu 13.10 later this year? That, dear reader, is entirely up to you...

29 August 2013
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Ubuntu Desktop To Drop PowerPC Builds Later This Week

PowerPC builds of Ubuntu desktop are to be dropped by the end of this week developers have announced, after a month of failing to build.

30 July 2013

Ubuntu 13.10 Alpha 2 Released, Five Flavours Taking Part

Five Ubuntu flavours, including Lubuntu & Ubuntu GNOME, have taken part in the Alpha 2 release of the 'Saucy Salamander' development cycle.

25 July 2013
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Lubuntu, Kubuntu Won’t Ship With Mir in 13.10

The KDE-based spin Kubuntu, as well as the lightweight distro Lubuntu, have both announced they have no plans to adopt Mir for their future releases.

30 June 2013

German City Hopes to Wean Citizens Off Windows XP With Free Linux CDs

Munich City Council plan to distribute free Linux CDs to citizens as a 'replacement for Windows XP' - support for which ends in April 2014.

23 June 2013

Ubuntu Flavours Release 13.04 Updates

Today wasn't just release day for Ubuntu. Oh no. It was also release day for the ever-growing family of Ubuntu flavours.

25 April 2013
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New Icon Theme Lands in Lubuntu 12.10

A refreshed icon theme has landed in Lubuntu 12.10. The set, named 'Box', remains in keeping with the elementary-based icon theme Lubuntu has used as default in previous releases.

3 August 2012