Linux

Raspbian 2017-11-29

Simon Long has announced the release of an updated build of Raspbian, a Debian-based distribution designed for the Raspberry Pi single-board computers: “We’re pleased to announce that we are releasing the latest version of Raspbian…


Linux Mint 18.3

The Linux Mint team has announced a new update to the project’s 18.x series. The new version, Linux Mint 18.3, is a long term support release and will receive updates through to the year 2021….


Kali Linux 2017.3

Kali Linux 2017.3 has been released. Kali Linux, maintained and funded by Offensive Security Ltd, is a Debian-derived Linux distribution designed for digital forensics and penetration testing. This version delivers an updated kernel and a…


Red Hat unveils RHEL for ARM

Red Hat has announced the company has added ARM to the list of CPU architectures supported by Red Hat Enterprise Linux. “Today marks a milestone for Red Hat Enterprise Linux with the addition of a…



Ubuntu running on Samsung phones

Samsung has been working on a feature called “Linux on Galaxy” which allows a Samsung smart phone to run full featured, Linux desktop distributions. A brief video has been released which shows a docked Android…


Tails 3.3

The Amnesic Incognito Live System (Tails) is a Debian-based live DVD/USB with the goal of providing complete Internet anonymity for the user. The Tails project has released a new update, Tails 3.3. The new version…


Fedora 27

The Fedora team has announced the release of a new version of their cutting edge Linux distribution. The new version, Fedora 27, ships with GNOME 3.26 which features a new settings panel and a more…


Canonical joins GNOME Advisory Board

In October, Canonical released a version of Ubuntu with GNOME set as the default desktop instead of Canonical’s Unity desktop. The move brings GNOME to many more computer users and will likely make GNOME Shell…


Linux Mint to support Flatpak and drop KDE edition

The Linux Mint team published several important items in their October newsletter. One of the bigger changes mentioned is the KDE edition of Linux Mint will be discontinued after the release of Linux Mint 18.3….