antiX MX-15 Linux OS Gets Ready for Final Release, RC1 Out Now with Debian’s 4.2 Kernel

By Softpedia News (Marius Nestor)

Just a few moments ago, December 17, the developers behind the Debian-based antiX GNU/Linux computer operating system announced the release and immediate availability for testing of the first RC (Release Candidate) build of antiX MX-15.

According to the brief release notes published on the project’s website, antiX MX-15 Release Candidate 1 is here to fix mainly those annoying… (read more)

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openSUSE Tumbleweed Gets Mozilla Thunderbird 38.4, KDE Plasma 5.5 Coming Soon

By Softpedia News (Marius Nestor)

Douglas DeMaio from the openSUSE Project informed us earlier today, December 17, about the latest updates that make their way into the openSUSE Tumbleweed rolling operating system.

At the end of last week and in the first days of this week, openSUSE Tumbleweed received two snapshots, both of which included all sorts of interesting updates for some of the most common libraries, core components, and applications.

Therefore, we would like to inform openSUSE Tumbleweed users… (read more)

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Chakra GNU/Linux Receives Mozilla Firefox 43.0, KDE Plasma 5.5.1 and KDE Apps 15.12

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Neofytos Kolokotronis from the Chakra GNU/Linux, a rolling-release computer operating system inspired by Arch Linux, was more than proud to announce a few moments ago, December 17, the availability of the latest KDE packages in the stable software repositories of the distribution.

Therefore, all users of the Chakra GNU/Linux operating system can now update to the latest read more)

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GNOME 3.20 Desktop Environment Gets Closer to Reality with the Latest Milestone

By Softpedia News (Marius Nestor)

Just a few minutes ago, December 17, 2015, Matthias Clasen sent us an email to inform everyone about the general availability of the third development milestone towards the GNOME 3.20 desktop environment.

We’ve published several articles this week about some of the most interesting applications and core components that have been updated as part of the GNOME 3.19.3 release, so if you’re reading our website on a daily basis, you would know what’s new in the development cycle … (read more)

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Canonical Closes Lots of Linux Kernel Vulnerabilities in Ubuntu 15.10

By Softpedia News (Silviu Stahie)

Canonical has revealed that a number of vulnerabilities have been found and fixed in the Linux kernel packages, affecting the Linux kernel of the Ubuntu 15.10 (Wily Werewolf) operating system.

The issues that been found to affect Ubuntu 15.10 (Wily Werewolf) operating system are best explained in a few security notifications: CVE-2015-8104, CVE-2015-7799, CVE-2015-7872, CVE-2015-7884, and CVE-2015-7885.

“Jan Beulich discovered that the KVM svm hypervisor implementation i… (read more)

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Street Fighter V Coming to Linux with the Help of Valve

By Softpedia News (Silviu Stahie)

Capcom has just announced that the upcoming Street Fighter V game will also be adapted for SteamOS, with the help of Valve.

Street Fighter V is one of the most anticipated games for 2016, and it looks like Valve has managed to convince Capcom to release the game for the SteamOS platform as well. To dispel any kind of confusion, SteamOS support means that the game will be playable on most of the Linux distros out there.

This news comes as a complete surprise since Capcom … (read more)

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Vivaldi Beta 2 Has Arrived

By Softpedia News (Silviu Stahie)

Vivaldi, a web browser developed by one of the Opera founders and a large independent team, has finally reached the Beta 2 milestone, almost a year after the initial launch.

Users have been skeptic, at first, when they heard that yet another Internet browser is being built, but the fact that the project is headed by an Opera founder gave people enough hope to think that it’s going to be something different.

The new browser is based on Chromium, just like Opera, but the d… (read more)

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