Distribution Release: Quirky 8.1

Barry Kauler has announced the release of Quirky 8.1. Quirky is a sister project to Puppy Linux and offers a lightweight, user friendly desktop experience. The latest version, Quirky 8.1, diverges from past Quirky releases by supplying download images for Raspberry Pi 2 & 3 computers and not….

Humble Gems Bundle Goes Live, Offers Chroma Squad For Peanuts

Wallets at the ready as Humble Gems Bundle is now live, a pay-what-you-can-be-bothered-to-palooza offering a selection of hitherto undiscovered indie gaming marvels. Alright, they’re all games that you’ve probably heard of before, certainly if you’re an active fan of the indie gaming scene. You get to set the price for Technobabylon, Odallus: The Dark Call, and the mighty mockin’ power rangers […]

Fedora 25 supplemental wallpapers

Each release, the Fedora Design team works with the community on a set of 16 additional wallpapers. Users can install and use these to supplement the standard wallpaper. The Fedora Design team encourages submissions from the whole community. Contributors then use the Nuancier app to vote… Continue Reading →

Distribution Release: Clonezilla Live 2.4.9-17

Steven Shiau has announced the release of Clonezilla Live 2.4.9-17, the latest stable version of the project’s specialist Debian-based distribution designed for disk cloning and backups: “This release of Clonezilla Live (2.4.9-17) includes major enhancements and bug fixes. Enhancements and changes: the underlying GNU/Linux operating system has been….

Configuring WINE with Winecfg

Many programs work under WINE with absolutely no configuration. The second WINE is installed, it can flawlessly run them. Unfortunately, that isn’t always the case, and applications are constantly being updated, so the list of flawless applications is always changing. It’s a good thing that WINE can be configured to accommodate potentially troublesome programs.

A Wild Desktop Reddit App for Linux Appears

Reddit is …Well it’s Reddit: there’s little else like it on the internet. Thos of us who use Reddit probably do so a tab, in a browser, because that’s how the site works best. Many desktop Reddit apps exist, but few translate the unique experience of using the service to the desktop in a way that really works. Until now, perhaps? A Desktop […]