Debian 8 Jessie Is an LTS Release, Supported for the Next 5 Years
The Debian Project had the pleasure of announcing the general availability of the Debian GNU/Linux 8.0.0 (codename Jessie) computer operating system on April 25, 2015, which will be an LTS (Long Term Support) version supported with security patches and software updates until year 2020.
Mageia 5 RC is Out: A Quick Test Drive
The general experience was that of working with the same system I have (Mageia 4). No crashes, no weird slow-downs, no problems with multiple wallpapers, as Megatotoro reports here Plasma 5 is showing... aside from the missing IME, I felt like at home.
Debian 9.0 (Stretch) Already Planned, First Point Release for Debian 8.0 in a Month
A new stable Debian release has been made available to the community, and the developers are already talking about the first point release for the 8.0 branch, which should arrive in about a month.
Stellarium Is the Best Free Astronomic Observatory on Linux
Stellarium, a free, open source planetarium software that displays a realistic and accurate sky in 3D, has been upgraded once more and is now available for download.