Friday, September 18, 2020

Geek

The Geek section of Fossbytes features trending developments, features, and useful guides on Linux distros, programming, single board computers, and DIY projects. Here you can also browse new stories on various open source technologies and budding projects.

Geek

The Geek section of Fossbytes features trending developments, features, and useful guides on Linux distros, programming, single board computers, and DIY projects. Here you can also browse new stories on various open source technologies and budding projects.
Zorin OS 15.3 Released: A Linux Distro To Replace Your Windows/Mac

Zorin OS 15.3 Released: A Linux Distro To Replace Your Windows/Mac

Exactly six months after the previous Zorin OS 15.2 release, the Zorin team has announced a new point version, Zorin OS...
Inkscape 1.0.1 Released For GNU/Linux, Windows, While macOS Awaits

Inkscape 1.0.1 Released For GNU/Linux, Windows, While macOS Awaits

Following a major milestone with the release of version 1.0 back in May, the open-source and cross-platform graphics editor Inkscape has...
scratch ban china

China Bans Kids’ Programming Language ‘Scratch’ Due To Anti-China Content

According to Greatfire.org, a site that monitors internet censorship in China, internet users in China cannot access Scratch’s website anymore. It...
Arch Linux-based EndeavourOS Will Soon Release Distro For ARM CPUs

Arch Linux-based EndeavourOS Will Soon Release Distro For ARM CPUs

The discontinuation of Arch-based Antergos last year led to the arrival of its brand new successor, EndeavourOS. It was started by...
Meet P-Boot: A New Pico-Sized Bootloader For Linux-Based PinePhone

Meet P-Boot: A New Pico-Sized Bootloader For Linux-Based PinePhone

On one hand PINE64 is progressing the development of PinePhone with the recent announcement of the next PinePhone Manjaro Community Edition...
signal alternative threema goes open source

Signal Alternative ‘Threema’ Goes Open Source, Works Without Phone Number

Threema is an encrypted messaging service that has competed as a Signal alternative so far. In terms of features, privacy, and...
New TUXEDO Polaris Linux Laptops Launched With Intel And AMD CPUs

New TUXEDO Polaris Linux Laptops Launched With Intel And AMD CPUs

Last week, TUXEDO Computers launched AMD-powered Pulse 14, an ultra-light version Linux laptop. Now, it has announced two remarkable 100% Linux...
GeckoLinux Revives Budgie Edition And Adds New Pantheon Desktop

GeckoLinux Revives Budgie Edition And Adds New Pantheon Desktop

A few months ago, openSUSE-based GeckoLinux released new versions of its three main editions -- STATIC, ROLLING, and NEXT -- after...
Bottlerocket: An Open Source Container Linux Distribution Now Available

Bottlerocket: Amazon’s Open Source Container Linux Distribution Now Available

In March this year, Amazon Web Services (AWS) teased the first public release of its brand new Linux-based OS, Bottlerocket. Following...
Linux Mint Reveals WebApp Manager To Turn Website Into Desktop Apps

Linux Mint WebApp Manager Can Turn Websites Into Desktop Apps

It's been over two months since the exciting release of the current stable Linux Mint 20 "Ulyana." Over this period, it...