Ubuntu 22.04 is due for release on April 21, 2022. In this post we look at the various new features and key changes that are planned for the release. Development of Ubuntu 22.04 is still at a somewhat early stage but we do have a good idea of what to e…Read More
Intel is working to provide the Linux kernel with the ability to allow BIOS updates without a reboot. The upcoming pfr_update driver is set to be introduced in Linux kernel 5.17.
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Flatpak 1.12.3 is an important update that fixes two critical security issues. Learn more about the new release here.
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If you’ve been itching to hear some progress about System76’s new desktop environment, you’re in luck! Developer Eduardo Flores went hands on with early development versions of several COSMIC components and written about his findings …Read More
GNOME 42 could still feature in Ubuntu 22.04 when it arrives this April — but don’t expect to see too many GTK4 apps with it. Ubuntu developers say they ‘aim’ to include the bulk of GNOME 42 release in Ubuntu 22.04 but are currently t…Read More
DXVK 1.9.3 is here to make the DLSS implementation work on supported games, in combination with dxvk-nvapi. Learn more about this new release here.
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It was inevitable that the popularity of viral word guessing game Wordle would inspire clones, and thus only a matter of time before one of them popped up on Linux. And lo, it has. elementary OS gets to call first-dibs with Warble. Built by Andrew Voja…Read More
Extension Manager is a new, unofficial application to browse and install GNOME Shell extensions from your desktop, without having to use a web browser. Learn how to install and use Extension Manager here.
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KDE developers share the desktop wallpaper that will ship in KDE Plasma 5.24 this spring. The background was created using open source software tools.
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Linux Mint recently announced a partnership with Mozilla. According to Clement Lefebvre, this is both a commercial and technical partnership to improve the Firefox web browser in Linux Mint. Learn more here.
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Pre-orders for the PinePhone Pro ‘Explorer Edition’ are now live on the Pine Store. The powerful upgrade to the original PinePhone costs from $399.
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We look at what’s new in Firefox 96, show a few screenshots, and give you a download link you don’t need as Ubuntu comes with Firefox pre-installed.
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KDE Frameworks 5.90 is here to improve the scroll behavior in QtQuick apps, especially in the Plasma Wayland session when using fractional scaling. It will also add a more modern style, without frames, to System Settings pages that display a single big grid or list, and improve file listing speed in directories that contain lots […]
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After two months of development, Linux kernel 5.16 is here to introduce the futex_waitv() kernel system call from Collabora, which promises to make your gaming experience faster when playing both native Linux games and Windows games via Wine. Linux kernel 5.16 also adds support for Intel’s Advanced Matrix Extensions (AMX) 64-bit programming paradigm for servers, […]
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Firefox 96 is here as the first release of the open-source web browser in 2022, bringing a handful of modest performance and security improvements to make your web browsing experience more stable, reliable, and secure. The new Firefox release significantly reduces the main thread load, improves noise-suppression and auto-gain-control, and slightly improves echo-cancellation to provide […]
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Linux Mint and Mozilla have announced a new partnership deal. Announced today, the commercial tie-up means Firefox will continue to remain Linux Mint’s default web browser but, crucially, no longer ship with Mint-specific customisations. Don̵…Read More
Linux kernel 5.16 features a wealth of gaming related improvements, including support for FUTEX2 and drivers for the Nintendo Joy Cons and Pro controller.
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Still based on the Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) operating system series, Linux Mint 20.3 Una is now available. Learn how to upgrade Linux Mint 20.2 to Linux Mint 20.3 here.
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