Linux kernel 5.5.1 is now available for download as the first point release in the latest Linux 5.5 kernel series, marking it as stable and ready for mass deployments.
Arch Linux 2020.02.01 operating system is now available for download, shipping with all updates released since January 1st, 2020, and Linux kernel 5.4.15.
FOSDEM 2020 open source event for software developers kicks off in Brussels with over 8000 hackers, 834 lectures, and many other surprises.
Google has announced OpenSK, a fully open-source solution for accelerating the adoption of security keys by the masses.
Linux Mint 20, Linux Mint Debian Editon 4 and Cinnamon 4.6 have been announced. Here are some of the new features and improvements.
The Raspberry Pi Foundation has started working on implementing support for the Vulkan graphics API to their Raspberry Pi single-board computers.
Nvidia announced that it will no longer support its oldest legacy GPU driver series for Linux systems, except for the 390 series, which will be supported until the end of 2022.
The latest MeX Linux is based on the upcoming Ubuntu 20.04 LTS operating system and features the latest Cinnamon 4.4.8 desktop environment and Linux kernel 5.5.
Collabora continues to add numerous hardware improvements in the Linux kernel. Here are their contributions to the latest Linux 5.5 kernel series.
Firefox 72.0.2 is now available in the stable repositories of Ubuntu 19.10, Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, and Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. Canonical has fixed minor regressions.
exGENT GNU/Linux rings in 2020 with a new release that aims to put the fun back into using Gentoo as your daily driver. It uses LXQt as default desktop environment.
UBports is making great progress on porting their Ubuntu Touch mobile OS for the PinePhone Linux phone. Calls, SMS, YouTube, and OpenStore are all working fine.
LibreOffice 6.4 office suite is now available for download. This major release introduces new features, performance improvements, and better Microsoft Office compatibility.
New Ubuntu 18.04 LTS kernel security update addresses 15 vulnerabilities in the Linux 5.0 kernel packages for various cloud systems.
OpenMandriva Lx 4.1 reached Release Candidate state and ships with the latest Linux 5.5 kernel series, LibreOffice 6.4, and Clang compiled kernel.
Mesa 19.3.3 graphics stack is now available for all GNU/Linux distributions with a plethora of bug fixes and improvements for better gaming.
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) inspired artwork for your mobile phone has been published today by talented artist Sylvia Ritter, created with the Krita digital painting software.
Kali Linux 2020.1 is now available for download with new tools, non-root by default, Kali single installer image, and Kali NetHunter Rootless.
The Kubuntu Focus laptop can be yours today for as low as US $1,795. The base model features Nvidia RTX 2060 GPU, 16GB RAM, and 250GB storage.
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus) users running the Linux 4.4 kernel need to update their installations to fix various security vulnerabilities.