Language Selection

English French German Italian Portuguese Spanish

Linux

Linux Lite 2.4 Beta Brings Support for Microsoft’s exFAT File System

Filed under
GNU
Linux

Jerry Bezencon, the creator of the Linux Lite computer operating system has announced the immediate availability for download and testing of the Beta release of the upcoming Linux Lite 2.4 distribution. While the stable version of Linux Lite is 2.2, the 2.4 Beta release brings all sorts of new features, updated applications, bug fixes, and performance improvements.

Read more

Ubuntu MATE 15.04 Ported to Raspberry Pi 2

Filed under
Linux
Ubuntu

The Ubuntu MATE community has been very active and supportive of the project, so much so that someone has just released a version of the Ubuntu MATE distro for Raspberry Pi 2.

Read more

Top 10 Linux and Android Products from Mobile World Congress

Filed under
Android
Linux

This week's Mobile World Congress show in Barcelona focused primarily on phones and tablets, but also featured major new processors, game consoles, smartwatches, and more. Our slideshow of the top 10 products running Linux or the Linux-based Android isn't called the "Best of MWC" since the proof is in the use, and also in the pricing. Many of these products have yet to be priced, and most have yet to ship. Yet, they're all significant in one way or another, and should influence other products that appear through 2016.

Read more

Also: Top 10 Linux and Android Products from MWC 2015

7 Android and Linux Smartwatches to Take on the Apple Watch

Kernel Developers Summarize Linux Storage Filesystem and Memory Management Summit

Filed under
Linux

A group of three Linux kernel developers kicked off the Linux Foundation Vault storage conference on Wednesday morning by hashing out proposed changes to the kernel and the stack from the Linux Storage Filesystem and Memory Management Summit (FS&MM), which took place earlier in the week.

Read more

Xtra-PC Helps Non-Technical People Install Linux on an Old PC

Filed under
GNU
Linux

If you still have an old PC, you're in luck. A new Linux distribution based on Lubuntu will give any old PC a new lease on life, designed for non-technical users and optimized for popular web sites.

Read more

How To Install Tor Browser 4.0.4 In Linux To Surf Anonymously

Filed under
Linux
HowTos


How To Install Tor Browser 4.0.4 In Linux To Surf Anonymously

Are you worried for the information that you're sharing with the Agencies like, National Security Agency (NSA) and more? You want privacy and security! Here it comes Tor Browser that will fit into your needs. Tor is free, open network browser based on Mozilla Firefox that serves the purpose of beinganonymous and secure. 
 

Read At LinuxAndUbuntu

Ozon OS `Hydrogen` Beta Available For Download

Filed under
GNU
Linux

The latest Ozon OS "Hydrogen" beta is based on Fedora 21 and it uses GNOME Shell (3.14.x), customized with various extensions. And of course, since Numix Project and Nitrux S.A. are known for their beautiful design work, Ozon OS ships with gorgeous GTK, GNOME Shell and icon themes, which you can see in the screenshots throughout this post.

Read more

OpenELEC, Manjaro, Puppy

Filed under
GNU
Linux
  • OpenELEC 5.0.6 released

    OpenELEC-5.0 is the next stable release, which is a feature release and the successor of OpenELEC-4.2.

  • Manjaro XFCE 0.9.0-pre4 edition released

    After two weeks of development we are proud to present to you another preview of our next stable release, Manjaro 0.9.0. This time we ship XFCE 4.12 tweaked and patched to have the best XFCE experience possible!

  • Puppy Linux-Based Quirky Distribution Reaches Version 7.0, Dubbed April - Gallery

    Barry Kauler, the famous Puppy Linux creator, was proud to announce a few hours ago, February 26, the immediate availability for download of his Quirky 7.0 GNU/Linux operating system, dubbed April. This version comes as a major upgrade for the previous release, Quirky 6.2, and includes a number of new and attractive features, such as gorgeous desktop powered by JWM (Joe’s Window Manager), as well as some of the latest Linux technologies.

5 best Linux distros for beginners and newbies

Filed under
GNU
Linux

Linux has always been the outsider's operating system. Even more hipster than Apple's iOS and completely off the radar of most Microsoft Windows users, the open source OS umbrella covers an ever increasing collection of mutations and flavours, known to its users as distros (short for distributions).

For the beginner such choice can appear overwhelming, and so CBR has pared it down to the five most accessible.

Read more

The Difference Between Window Managers and Desktop Environments

Filed under
GNU
Linux

A window manager is software for an operating system that manages the placement of open windows. There are many window managers for Linux. Each one manages applications differently.

Read more

Syndicate content

More in Tux Machines

Kodi (XBMC Media Center) 14.2 Officially Released, Kodi 15 “Isengard” Is On Its Way

The Kodi development team, through Nathan Betzen, had the pleasure of announcing today, March 28, the immediate availability for download of the second and last maintenance release for Kodi 14 (codename Helix), before they continue with the development cycle for the upcoming release, Kodi 15, dubbed Isengard. Read more

Debian 8 Jessie Installer Now Supports Running a 64-bit Linux Kernel on a 32-bit EFI

The Debian Installer team had the pleasure of announcing on March 27 that the second Release Candidate (RC) version of the Debian 8.0 "Jessie" installer is now available for download and testing. The RC2 version of the installer brings a great number of improvements and fixes. Read more

First Look at GNOME 3.16

The highly anticipated GNOME 3.16 desktop environment for Linux kernel-based operating systems has been announced on March 26, 2015, and has been declared by the GNOME development team as the best GNOME release yet. Of course, we wanted to give GNOME 3.16 desktop environment a try and see for ourselves the new features, apps, and improvements. Read more

today's howtos