Gentoo has issued its second major release of the year. Gentoo 2006.1 delivers on an AMD64 x86_64 LiveCD, Networkless install mode, and more! As usual we have up some screenshots of this latest release.
LibreOffice 4.3.5 Is Now the Most Advanced Stable Release
The Document Foundation has announced the release of LibreOffice 4.3.5, the famous open source office suite, making this the most advance stable version available.
WTFTW: A Tiling Window Manager Written In Rust
The WTFTW project is an X tiling window manager written in Rust. The WTFTW name is short for Window Tiling For The Win. WTFTW is written against the latest Rust nightly code, with Rust 1.0 approaching next year. This tiling window manager can be easily tested in Xnest or Xephyr.
Red Hat credits Q3 earnings win to cloud, big data strategies
Red Hat's CFO boasted the software company has achieved sequential revenue growth every quarter for the last 51 straight quarters.
WordPress 4.1 and distraction free writing mode
WordPress 4.1 is out and one of its new features is a revised “distraction free writing mode.” I seem to remember that it had something like this before, but it was not as well implemented as it is in WordPress 4.1. Now, when you push the distraction free writing mode button, everything else fades away except what you need to write your post.
Ubuntu 15.04 Alpha 1 For Its Various Flavors
While Ubuntu itself no longer puts out alpha/beta releases in favor of just testing out the daily Live ISOs, the various Ubuntu flavors still participating in the traditional release process have done their first alpha releases this afternoon for Ubuntu 15.04.
Robolinux 7.7.1 LXDE Runs Windows Apps with Stealth VM
Robolinux 7.7.1, a fast and easy-to-use Linux distribution based on Debian has just received a new desktop environment, LXDE, making this the third second flavor of the distribution.
Jolla's Sailfish OS Update 10 Is Now Available
The tenth update to Jolla's Sailfish mobile operating system is now available. This update is version 188.8.131.52 and is codenamed Vaarainjärvi.
This latest update to Jolla's Sailfish OS includes the device lock now supporting alpha-numeric codes, copy-paste support between Android and native Sailfish apps, Mail app improvements, new overlays for maps, search improvements, unification to the accounts framework, new MMS settings, UI improvements, and an assortment of other improvements.