Linux Mint 17.2 launches with big Cinnamon and MATE desktop improvements
Linux Mint 17.2 is the opposite. It’s focused on real improvements and polish for the desktops we use today. Like Linux Mint 17 and 17.1, the latest release is based on the stable Ubuntu 14.04 LTS core It’s basically the same under-the-hood. Instead, Mint’s developers have spent their time polishing and improving the desktop experience.
GNOME's Photos App to Receive Editing, Import, and Sharing Features
The GNOME developers are working to improve the functionality and looks of some of the core apps in the stack, and it looks like Photos is just one of them. Allan Day has explained some of the changes that are going to be made to Photos, and they are quite impressive.
Firefox 40 to Bring Better Performance, Scrolling, and Graphics on Linux
Mozilla has already announced the first Beta for Firefox 40, and it looks like Linux users are going to get some important improvements for scrolling and video playback, among other things.
Audio-Video Production On Linux: Best Software
Over the years, I've heard both Windows users and Linux enthusiasts make the claim that professional media production on Linux is impossible. While there may be some workflows so over-engineered that legacy software is a must, I firmly believe that, with effort, using Linux for media production is doable.
In this article, I'll share application titles that can help make media production with Linux possible. The key thing to remember is that in order to be successful you will have to put forth some effort. Because some of the applications are quite complicated and require an education all their own.