Git 2.8 has just been released today, March 28, 2016, and we have to admit that it comes as a huge surprise to us all here at Softpedia, especially because of the fact that the project’s website has not yet been updated to reflect this.
While OpenShot 2.0 is long overdue, things are finally looking up for this open-source non-linear video editor with going into beta this past January and today marking the release of the fourth beta.
Stali, which is built with statically linked binaries for speed and compactness, upends traditional ideas about how a Linux distribution should work.
On March 27, 2016, Josh Strobl from the Solus Project had the great pleasure of announcing the release and immediate availability of Budgie Desktop 10.2.5. Budgie Desktop 10.2.5 is the fifth maintenance release in the 10.2 series of the open-source and free graphical desktop environment used…
We were the first to report a few of days ago that the Debian-based Parsix GNU/Linux 8.10 operating system is launching later this year with the GNOME 3.20 desktop environment and Linux kernel 4.4 LTS. And now the time has come…
It’s been a while since last having anything to report on the Mandrake/Mandriva-derived Mageia Linux distribution while this weekend they finally managed to put together their first development release of Mageia 6.
This week in Linux news: The Linux Foundation’s R Consortium is prepping several new projects to advance the R language, Google issues an emergency Android vulnerability patch, and more! Catch up on this week’s Linux headlines with our weekly digest below:
This is Part 3 in a series of articles on community management best practices… Although supporting a community offers many benefits to an organization, to imply that there are no risks to the organization or community manager would be disingenuous. When handled poorly, engaging with a community can lead to major growing pains, raging headaches, and total meltdowns. In this article, I’ll discuss how to prevent the headaches before they happen.
Softpedia has just been informed by Martin Wimpress, the leader of the Ubuntu MATE project, about the immediate availability of the second Beta build of the upcoming Ubuntu MATE 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus) operating system.
On March 24, 2016, the developers of the LXLE distribution of GNU/Linux have been proud to announce the release and immediate availability for download of the final LXLE 14.04.4 operating system. Dubbed Posh Paradigm, LXLE 14.04.4 appears to be based on the long-term supported Lubuntu 14.04.4 LTS…