NVIDIA 470.74 proprietary graphics driver is now available for download. This release comes with initial support for Linux kernel 5.14, better support for the Mozilla Firefox web browser, as well as various bug fixes.
DXVK 1.9.2 Vulkan-based implementation of Direct3D 9/10/11 for Linux on Wine is now available for download. This release brings improvements and bug fixes for several Windows games.
Telegram Desktop 3.1 open-source and cross-platform messaging app is now available for download. This release comes with chat themes, interactive emoji, read receipts in groups, and live stream recording.
The 9to5Linux Weekly Roundup for September 19th, 2021, brings news about Kali Linux 2021.3, Ubuntu 21.10’s default kernel, Ubuntu Touch OTA-19, GNOME Subtitles 1.7, LibreOffice 7.2.1, Ubuntu 18.04.6 LTS, as well as all the latest distro and software releases.
SparkyLinux 2021.09 rolling distribution is now available for download. This release is based on the Debian GNU/Linux 12 “Bookworm” and SparkyLinux 7.0 repositories, and comes with new apps and various improvements.
GIMP 2.10.28 open-source and cross-platform image editor is now available for download. This is a minor maintenance update to the 2.10 series with various improvements and bug fixes, as well as a new Script-Fu function.
Ubuntu 18.04.6 LTS is now available for download as the sixth point release to Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) with mitigations against the BootHole vulnerability and latest security updates.
LibreOffice 7.2.1 is now available for download as the first point release to the latest and greatest LibreOffice 7.2 open-source office suite series. All users should update as soon as possible!
The upcoming KDE Plasma 5.23 desktop environment series enters public beta testing with a plethora of new features and improvements. This is what’s new!
GNOME Subtitles 1.7 free and open-source subtitle editor app is now available for download. More than two years in development, this release brings new features, improvements, and many bug fixes.
Darktable 3.6.1 open-source and free RAW image editor is now available for download. This point release comes with improved camera support and various bug fixes.
Kali Linux 2021.3 ethical hacking and penetration testing distribution is now available for download with OpenSSL wide compatibility, new tools, better VM support, and Kali NetHunter smartwatch.
The upcoming Ubuntu 21.10 (Impish Indri) operating system is now powered by the Linux 5.13 series, which looks to be the final and default kernel used during its entire nine-month lifecycle.
UBports published a Release Candidate of the upcoming Ubuntu Touch OTA-19 software update for Ubuntu Phone devices for public testing.
The 9to5Linux Weekly Roundup for September 12th, 2021, brings news about Firefox 92, GNOME 41 Release Candidate, KDE Frameworks 5.86, a major Steam Client update, as well as all the latest distro and app releases.
The upcoming Linux 5.15 kernel series is now available for public testing, as Linus Torvalds announced the first Release Candidate milestone. Go out and test!
KDE Frameworks 5.86 open-source software suite is now available for the KDE Plasma desktop environment with numerous improvements and bug fixes. This is what’s new!
Valve releases major Steam client update with new downloads page, Linux improvements, as well as numerous other enhancements.
LibreOffice 7.1.6 office suite is now available for download. This release comes with 44 bug fixes across all components of the LibreOffice 7.1 series and it’s recommended for all users.
Canonical published another set of important kernel updates for all supported Ubuntu releases to address several security vulnerabilities. All users are urged to update their systems immediately!