Two weeks after the release of the Linux 5.6 kernel series, Linus Torvalds kicks off the development cycle of the upcoming Linux 5.7 kernel series by releasing the first Release Candidate for public testing.
The upcoming Volla Phone will be shipping with the Ubuntu Touch mobile operating system pre-installed. Its maker, Hallo Welt Systeme UG, is now a gold sponsor of UBports Foundation.
System76 launches the Lemur Pro Linux laptop with high-end specs, up to 14 hours battery life, 180-degree display, and Ubuntu Linux pre-installed.
Nvidia released the Nvidia 440.82 proprietary graphics driver for GNU/Linux distributions with initial support for Linux kernel 5.6 and a workaround for DOOM Eternal on Steam Play.
The Tails 4.5 amnesic incognito live system is now available for download with Secure Boot support, latest Tor Browser anonymous web browser, and latest Debian Buster updates.
Canonical released new Linux kernel security updates for Ubuntu to address a total of four vulnerabilities discovered by various security researchers. Users are urged to update their systems immediately..
The Mozilla Firefox 75 web browser is now available for download. For Linux users, this release brings full WebGL support and fgx acceleration on Wayland, a revamped address bar, and improved HTTPS compatibility.
SparkyLinux 5.11 is now available for download with all the latest software and security updates from the Debian GNU/Linux 10 “Buster” operating system series, as well as other goodies.
The beta version of the upcoming Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) operating system is now available for public testing ahead of the final release later this month on April 23rd.
ExTiX 20.4 “The Ultimate Linux System” distro is now available for download with a “Mini” version, based on the Ubuntu 20.04 LTS operating system and featuring the lightweight LXQt desktop environment.
The GNOME Project has published the release schedule for the upcoming GNOME 3.38 desktop environment, which is slated for release on September 16, 2020.
The GNOME 3.36 desktop environment got its first point release, which means it can now be deployed by any GNU/Linux distribution that ships with the GNOME desktop.
The PinePhone open source Linux phone is now available for pre-order with the Ubuntu Touch mobile operating system pre-installed.
The latest Linux 5.6 kernel series has got its first point release. This means that it is now marked as stable on the kernel.org website and can now be deployed in production environments.
Linux Lite developers have made the latest Linux 5.6 kernel series available for installation from the software repositories of their Ubuntu-based distribution.
German computer manufacturer TUXEDO Computers and Manjaro announced the InfinityBook Manjaro Linux laptop powered exclusively by the Arch Linux-based Manjaro Linux operating system.
The Linux Mint project announced the codename of the upcoming Linux Mint 20 release, which will be based on the upcoming Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) operating system.
KDE Plasma 5.18.4 LTS desktop environment update is now available with more than 40 bug fixes to improve the stability and reliability of the Plasma 5.18 LTS series.
Raspberry Pi support on Ubuntu is getting a major bump as Canonical promises new configuration tools, an online Ubuntu image building service, and enterprise support.
Telegram Desktop 2.0 client is now available for download with support for organizing chats in Chat Folders, new coronavirus-related animated emoji, and other new features.