Thursday, September 24, 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.
Nitrux 1.3.2 Linux Distro Released With OpenRC As The Default Init System

Nitrux 1.3.2 Linux Distro Released With OpenRC As The Default Init System

Nitrux founder Uri Herrera has released a new point version — Nitrux 1.3.2. The latest version 1.3.2 succeeds the last month Nitrux 1.3.1...
EasyOS 2.4 Released: An Experimental Blend Of Puppy And Quirky Linux

EasyOS 2.4 Released: An Experimental Blend Of Puppy And Quirky Linux

Creator of EasyOS Barry Kauler has released a new point version, EasyOS 2.4, of the 2.0 "buster" series. EasyOS version 2.4...
TUXEDO Pulse 14 Launched: AMD-based 1.1Kg Lightweight Linux Laptop

TUXEDO Pulse 14 Launched: AMD-based 1.1Kg Lightweight Linux Laptop

Almost a month ago, German Linux PC vendor TUXEDO Computers launched Pulse 15, a 15-inch Ultrabook powered by high-end AMD Ryzen...
ExTiX 20.09 "The Ultimate Linux System" Released With Android Apps Support

ExTiX 20.09 “The Ultimate Linux System” Released With Android Apps Support

Arne Exton, the founder of Ubuntu-based ExTiX Linux distribution, has released a new version ExTiX 20.09. It's a major release that comes...
Open Source U-Boot Bootloader Now Supports SquashFS Filesystem

Open Source U-Boot Bootloader Now Supports SquashFS Filesystem

SquashFS is one of the most popular compressed read-only filesystems for Linux operating system. It is widely used in embedded systems...
china github alternative Gitee

China Is Working On A GitHub Alternative Called ‘Gitee’

China is known for ditching foreign platforms and software for its home-baked alternatives. For instance, it already has a Google alternative...
KDE Apps Get New Features: Now Remember Their Window Positions

KDE Apps Get New Features: Now Apps Remember Their Window Positions

KDE applications 20.08 was recently released with new features, usability improvements, re-designs, and bug fixes in several apps. Continuing the development,...
Armbian 20.08 'Caple' Released: The Most Popular Linux Distro For SBCs

Armbian 20.08 ‘Caple’ Released: The Most Popular Linux Distro For SBCs

Armbian is a lightweight Debian or Ubuntu Linux-based operating system specialized for ARM development boards. It supports a wide variety of...
Microsoft Backports WSL2 Support For Older Windows 10 1903 And 1909

Microsoft Backports WSL2 Support For Older Windows 10 1903 And 1909

Earlier this year, when Microsoft announced the general availability of the Windows 10 May 2020 Update, also known as 20H1 (19041),...
Bonobo WS: System76 Unveils Their Most Powerful Linux Laptop

Bonobo WS: System76 Unveils Its Most Powerful Linux Laptop

Linux PC Vendor System76 has finally launched its new Bonobo WS portable Linux laptop with high-end specifications, powerful and open source...