Language Selection

English French German Italian Portuguese Spanish

Ubuntu

Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Dissapears from Official Store

Filed under
Ubuntu

The Meizu MX4 Ubuntu phone has disappeared from the official store, and there is no information as of yet why that has happened.

Read more

Black Lab Linux Enterprise Desktop 6 SR4 Released, Based on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Filed under
Linux
Ubuntu

Black Lab Software had the great pleasure of informing us earlier today, June 1, about the immediate availability for download of the fourth service release (SR) of the Black Lab Enterprise, Education and Forensics Desktop 6 distributions.

Read more

wattOS R9 Released!

Filed under
OS
Ubuntu

The wattOS team is pleased to announce the release of the newest version of wattOS – Release 9 – (also known as R9). We have made the switch back to Ubuntu as the upstream distro and built the latest version from 14.04 LTS for long term support and stability.

We have simplified things this time around with wattOS and are only releasing two types of desktops. Previously having the extra desktop versions created additional work. This time we are more focused and have released only two desktop versions.

Read more

Turn-By-Turn GPS Navigation App Available Now for Ubuntu Phones, Powered by OpenStreetMap

Filed under
Ubuntu

Developer Marcos Costales had the great pleasure of unveiling what it appears to be the first ever turn-by-turn GPS navigation app for the Ubuntu Touch mobile operating system from Canonical, which powers the so-called Ubuntu phones.

Read more

Peppermint OS 6 Officially Released, Based on Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS and LXDE - Gallery

Filed under
OS
Ubuntu

The Peppermint development team, through Mark Greaves, had the great pleasure of announcing the immediate availability for download of the final release of their Peppermint OS 6 Linux operating system based on Ubuntu.

Read more

Here's What's New in Ubuntu Touch OTA-4 Update

Filed under
Ubuntu

We reported yesterday, May 28 that the major OTA-4 update for the Ubuntu Touch mobile operating system from Canonical will finally arrive sometime in the middle of next week.

Read more

Ubuntu's Software & Updates Review - A Tool More Powerful Than You Would Suspect

Filed under
Reviews
Ubuntu

Software & Updates is one of the most powerful tools in Ubuntu, but it's not taken all that seriously. We want to take a closer look at this application and reveal some of the interesting functions.

Read more

Ubuntu Touch OTA-4 Update to Let Users Import SIM Contacts

Filed under
Ubuntu

A fresh OTA update is being prepared for Ubuntu Touch, and it should land soon. Developers have released some of the most important improvements that will be implemented in the upcoming release.

Read more

The Ubuntu 15.04 Lemur Laptop from System76 Is Now on Sale at a Special Price

Filed under
Ubuntu

System76, a hardware company, which is being known for building powerful computers with Ubuntu preloaded, has just announced that they have a special sale only for this weekend.

Read more

All Supported Ubuntu OSes Receive Update for OpenLDAP Vulnerabilities

Filed under
Ubuntu

Ubuntu 15.04, Ubuntu 14.10, Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, and Ubuntu 12.04 LTS have been updated in order to fix a few OpenLDAP vulnerabilities that have been found.

Read more

Syndicate content

More in Tux Machines

The Linux Kernel Is Still Rectifying The Year 2038 Problem

The Linux kernel is still working to rectify the Year 2038 problem whereby the time values stored as signed 32-bit integers will wrap around. If you somehow are not familiar with the Year 2038 "Y2038" problem, you can learn more via Wikipedia. The Linux kernel has been receiving fixes and workarounds for years now through many Y2038 commits to work through the many different areas of the kernel that are relying upon 32-bit signed ints for storing time values. With Linux 4.15, this work has continued. Read more

Linux 4.15 Is A Huge Update For Both AMD CPU & Radeon GPU Owners

Linux 4.15 is shaping up to be a massive kernel release and we are just half-way through its merge window period. But for AMD Linux users especially, the 4.15 kernel release is going to be rocking. Whether you are using AMD processors and/or AMD Radeon graphics cards, Linux 4.15 is a terrific way to end of the year. There are a number of improvements to make this release great for AMD customers. Read more

Announcing Season of KDE 2018

KDE Student Programs is pleased to announce the 2018 Season of KDE for those who want to participate in mentored projects that enhance KDE in some way. Every year since 2013, KDE Student Programs has been running Season of KDE as a program similar to, but not quite the same as Google Summer of Code, offering an opportunity to everyone (not just students) to participate in both code and non-code projects that benefits the KDE ecosystem. In the past few years, SoK participants have not only contributed new application features but have also developed the KDE Continuous Integration System, statistical reports for developers, a web framework, ported KDE Applications, created documentation and lots and lots of other work. For this year’s Season of KDE, we are shaking things up a bit and making a host of changes to the program. Read more

How To Get Started With The Ubuntu Linux Distro

The Linux operating system has evolved from a niche audience to widespread popularity since its creation in the mid 1990s, and with good reason. Once upon a time, that installation process was a challenge, even for those who had plenty of experience with such tasks. The modern day Linux, however, has come a very long way. To that end, the installation of most Linux distributions is about as easy as installing an application. If you can install Microsoft Office or Adobe Photoshop, you can install Linux. Here, we'll walk you through the process of installing Ubuntu Linux 17.04, which is widely considered one of the most user-friendly distributions. (A distribution is a variation of Linux, and there are hundreds and hundreds to choose from.) Read more