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  • By Marius Nestor
  • May 25th, 2018
Looks Like GNOME's Nautilus File Manager Will Allow Running of Binaries, Scripts

Looks Like GNOME's Nautilus File Manager Will Allow Running of Binaries, Scripts

The GNOME devs decided to revert the change made last week

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  • By Marius Nestor
  • May 23rd, 2018
LXQt 0.13 Desktop Environment Officially Released, It's Coming to Lubuntu 18.10

LXQt 0.13 Desktop Environment Officially Released, It's Coming to Lubuntu 18.10

It's now ready for the Qt 5.11 application framework

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  • By Marius Nestor
  • May 23rd, 2018
LibreOffice 6.1 Beta Arrives Next Week for Second Bug Hunting Session on May 28

LibreOffice 6.1 Beta Arrives Next Week for Second Bug Hunting Session on May 28

The final release of LibreOffice 6.1 is expected in August

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  • By Marius Nestor
  • May 21st, 2018
GNOME 3.30 Desktop to Introduce New App for Finding Free Internet Radio Stations

GNOME 3.30 Desktop to Introduce New App for Finding Free Internet Radio Stations

Internet Radio Locator app is now available for installation

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  • By Marius Nestor
  • May 21st, 2018
Mesa 18.1 Officially Released as the Most Advanced Linux Graphics Stack Series

Mesa 18.1 Officially Released as the Most Advanced Linux Graphics Stack Series

Introduces OpenGL 3.1 support with ARB_compatibility

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  • By Marius Nestor
  • May 18th, 2018
KDE Plasma 5.13 Enters Beta with New Lock & Login Screens, Browser Integration

KDE Plasma 5.13 Enters Beta with New Lock & Login Screens, Browser Integration

The System Settings app has been redesigned

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  • By Marius Nestor
  • May 16th, 2018
Mesa 18.0.4 Linux Graphics Stack to Squash Rendering Bugs in Trine & The Witcher

Mesa 18.0.4 Linux Graphics Stack to Squash Rendering Bugs in Trine & The Witcher

Will be rolling out to various distros in the coming days

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  • By Marius Nestor
  • May 16th, 2018
Avidemux 2.7 Open-Source Video Editor Adds FFmpeg 3.3 Support, VP9 Decoding Fix

Avidemux 2.7 Open-Source Video Editor Adds FFmpeg 3.3 Support, VP9 Decoding Fix

It's now available for GNU/Linux, macOS, and Windows

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  • By Marius Nestor
  • May 15th, 2018
GNOME Devs to Remove the Ability to Launch Apps from the Nautilus File Manager

GNOME Devs to Remove the Ability to Launch Apps from the Nautilus File Manager

In an attempt to increase the desktop environment's security

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  • By Marius Nestor
  • May 11th, 2018
GNOME 3.28.2 Released with Memory Leak Fixes for GNOME Shell, Update Now

GNOME 3.28.2 Released with Memory Leak Fixes for GNOME Shell, Update Now

It's the last scheduled point release for GNOME 3.28

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  • By Marius Nestor
  • May 10th, 2018
GNOME 3.30 Desktop Environment to Offer New Lock and Login Screen Experiences

GNOME 3.30 Desktop Environment to Offer New Lock and Login Screen Experiences

They will look a lot more colorful and lively

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  • By Marius Nestor
  • May 10th, 2018
Oracle Adds Initial Linux Kernel 4.17 Support to Its Latest VirtualBox Release

Oracle Adds Initial Linux Kernel 4.17 Support to Its Latest VirtualBox Release

VirtualBox 5.2.12 is now available for download

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  • By Marius Nestor
  • May 9th, 2018
LibreOffice 6.0.4 Released for Linux, Mac, and Windows with 88 Bug Fixes

LibreOffice 6.0.4 Released for Linux, Mac, and Windows with 88 Bug Fixes

All LibreOffice 6.0 users are urged to update immediately

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  • By Marius Nestor
  • May 7th, 2018
Watch: Mac OS X 10.4 Running in Windows Alternative ReactOS via PearPC Emulator

Watch: Mac OS X 10.4 Running in Windows Alternative ReactOS via PearPC Emulator

It's possible to emulate other operating systems as well

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  • By Marius Nestor
  • May 3rd, 2018
Canonical to Send Notifications to Snap Developers for Ubuntu Security Updates

Canonical to Send Notifications to Snap Developers for Ubuntu Security Updates

Developers will be able to opt-out of email notifications

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  • By Marius Nestor
  • May 2nd, 2018
Transmission 2.94 BitTorrent Client Adds Security, LibreSSL Compatibility Fixes

Transmission 2.94 BitTorrent Client Adds Security, LibreSSL Compatibility Fixes

Available now for GNU/Linux, macOS, and Microsoft Windows

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  • By Marius Nestor
  • April 30th, 2018
KDE Plasma 5.13 Desktop to Get Overhauled Lock & Login Screens with New Features

KDE Plasma 5.13 Desktop to Get Overhauled Lock & Login Screens with New Features

It'll use the KDE Frameworks 5.46 software suite by default

 
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