Google Asks Chromixium OS Devs to Cease Use of the Name, Cub Linux Is Born

By Softpedia News (Marius Nestor)

It has been a while since we last heard something from the Chromixium Linux project, an operating system based on Ubuntu Linux and designed from the ground up to look like Google’s Chrome OS.

Last time we wrote something about Chromixium, the developers were working hard on the next major release, Chromixium 2.0, which was supposed to have a better and more stylish interface, as well as an updated base, as… (read more)

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GNOME Shell Adds Style Week Numbers in Calendar, Mutter Support Screen Rotation

By Softpedia News (Marius Nestor)

The GNOME 3.19.4 desktop environment has been released today, and as part of it, the GNOME Shell and Mutter components were also updated to version 3.19.4 with several improvements and bugfixes.

Looking at the internal changelogs for each project, which have been attached at the end of the article for re… (read more)

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Evolution Email and Groupware Client Fixes Last Remaining Bugs Before GNOME 3.20

By Softpedia News (Marius Nestor)

As part of today’s GNOME 3.19.4 desktop environment, a development build towards the upcoming GNOME 3.20 release, we’ve spotted an update to the Evolution email, calendar and groupware client.

Evolution is used by default in numerous GNU/Linux distributions based on the GNOME Stack, and we have to admit that it is a pre… (read more)

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GNOME Maps 3.19.4 Is Out with OpenStreetMap Improvements, Keyboard Navigation Overlay

By Softpedia News (Marius Nestor)

We reported earlier that the GNOME Project developers managed to release the fourth milestone towards the upcoming GNOME 3.20 desktop environment, which means that more and more core components and apps were updated too.

In this article, we would like to will share with our GNOME users the latest feature… (read more)

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Kali Linux Gets a Rolling Edition with Continuously Updated Penetration Testing Tools

By Softpedia News (Marius Nestor)

Offensive Security has announced on January 21, 2016, that their popular penetration testing operating system, Kali Linux, is getting a rolling release edition, at the request of numerous users.

Kali Linux 2016.1 is the first version of the Kali Linux Rolling Edition and it comes after five months of thoroughly testing, bringing you the latest and greatest penetration testing tools, as well as a fresh base synchronized with the upstream software repositories of the stable D… (read more)

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GNOME 3.19.4 Milestone Brings the GNOME 3.20 Desktop Environment Closer to Reality

By Softpedia News (Marius Nestor)

Just a few minutes ago, January 22, 2016, Javier Jardón of GNOME Project had the great pleasure of announcing the release and general availability of the fourth milestone towards the upcoming GNOME 3.20 desktop environment.

Our readers are used to us always covering the development cycle of a new GNOME release, and for the GNOME 3.20 series, we’ve published several articles this week about the latest features implemented in the most interesting applications and core compone… (read more)

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Kwort Linux 4.3.1 Officially Released with Security Patches, Bootloader Improvements

By Softpedia News (Marius Nestor)

David Cortarello of the Kwort project was proud to announce on January 21, 2016, that the first maintenance release of the Kwort Linux 4.3 operating system is now available for download.

According to the brief release notes published on the project’s website, Kwort Linux 4.3.1 is a minor update that patches various security issues among the preinstalled software packages, improves the installation of the GRUB2 … (read more)

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