here is the second snapshot of the GNOME 3.17 development cycle, the
Don't miss the Bastien blog post about some cool stuff new on this release 
To build GNOME 3.17.2, you can use the jhbuild  modulesets 
(which use the exact tarball versions from the official release).
All Supported Ubuntu OSes Receive Update for OpenLDAP Vulnerabilities
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.
Cinnamon 2.6 to Land in Linux Mint in a Couple of Days
The new Cinnamon 2.6.x branch is in the works and the developers have already released a few updates for it, but it's still not available for Linux Mint users. That will change very soon, according to the Linux Mint project leader.
Android M Vs Android Lollipop: The Differences In Google's New Android 6.0
As expected Google has today announced Android 6.0 which it has codenamed ‘Android M’. Google repeated this trick last year when it unveiled Android (5.0) Lollipop, referring to it as ‘Android L’ right until launch. Far more important, however, is what Android M brings to the table – in short: what’s the difference?
Well, just like Apple’s upcoming iOS 9. Android M will also focus primarily on optimisation with speed and battery life central to the experience.
That said there is still a lot of key differences between Android M and Android Lollipop, the first of which is a potential game changer…