Cinnamon 1.4 Mint’s Cinnamon Desktop

May 31, 2012

Because of their novel look and feel, both Gnome 3 and Ubuntu’s Unity have been running into harsh criticism from many users. In response, Mint, an Ubuntu spinoff, has revived the Gnome 2 feel on its own desktop.

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Video Acceleration with VA-API Implementing video acceleration on intel chips with the video Acceleration API

May 29, 2012

Improve video performance with hardware video-accelerated decoding using the video Acceleration APi.

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On the DVD: Kubuntu 12.04 LTS This month's DVD

May 29, 2012

This month's DVD comes with Kubutu 12.04 LTS.

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Alexandria Library Manager Manage your book collection with the Alexandria collection manager

May 29, 2012

As your book collection grows, you might lose track of your volumes. Alexandria lets you catalog your tomes quickly and easily without a pesky database server.

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On the DVD: Ultimate Edition 3.2 This Month's DVD

Apr 24, 2012

This issue’s DVD comes with the latest release of the Ultimate Edition distribution.

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Calligra: The Other Office Suite Narrows the Gap

Apr 23, 2012

On April 11, Calligra Suite announced its first release, version 2.4. This release takes Calligra several steps closer to being an alternative to LibreOffice, especially in its graphical applications.

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Blue Systems to Sponsor Kubuntu

Apr 19, 2012

According to the Kubuntu announcement, Blue Systems will encourage Kubuntu to follow its proven formula.

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Gnome 3.4 Released

Apr 04, 2012

Gnome 3.4 offers new features, updates, a multitude of bug fixes, and other minor improvements.

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