Ring is a privacy-focused, open-source Skype alternative. GNU Ring is a cross-platform, privacy-minded communication app that is fast gaining a following in FOSS and security-conscious circles --> http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2017/06/ring-linux-skype-alternative #messaging #messenger #Ring #Linux #privacy #secure
@sati This is part of Ubuntu's transformation / progress overall now that the actual desktop is given more attention than in a long long time. Gnome now the default for stock Ubuntu and System76 as keen supporters of the ideals of Ubuntu, always lending a hand to make it even more convenient for the end user. 18.04 LTS is most definitely something to look forward to.
Linux PC joint System76: "The revolution of ‘76… the fight for freedom from oppression, the determination to create your own opportunity. The people have forgotten what real freedom means– to have the possibility of attaining anything you can imagine.." -> http://ow.ly/6a3M30cMGkH #System76 #Linux #campaign
The flying Finn Linus Torvalds hopes to release the Linux 4.12 kernel in two weeks, on July 2. A day later than usual, came the sixth Release Candidate (RC) milestone --> http://lkml.iu.edu/hypermail/linux/kernel/1706.2/01920.html #Linux #kernel #RC #4.12
Canonical's Will Cooke reports on Ubuntu's desktop team making enablement for hardware-accelerated video playback in Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark) by default --> https://www.ubuntufree.com/canonical-wants-to-add-hardware-accelerated-video-playback-by-default-to-ubuntu/ #Ubuntu #video #acceleration #Canonical #hardware #playback #desktop #Linux
Debian: a Linux distribution known for its rock solid stability. Its trustees are for example NASA. The flagship of Debian (stable) is designed to be, well, stable. The foundation of Debian is built upon long development cycles and a conservative approach to application updates. Now: Debian 9 "Stretch" has been officially released! -> https://www.debian.org/ #Linux #Debian #Stretch #stable #OS #release
Feral Interactive: bringing Vulkan (a low-overhead, advanced cross-platform 3D graphics API) to the acclaimed racing game Grid Autosport for Android. According to Ellie from Feral Interactive, desktop Linux users might be "Vulkanized" next! ---> https://www.reddit.com/r/linux_gaming/comments/6hluv5/feral_bringing_vulkan_to_grid_autosport_but_only/ #gaming #Linux #Vulkan #upgrade #Feral
Friend of Freedom Penguin mag, Michael Tunnell, has created this great shirt! This shirt is to celebrate the proliferation of Linux throughout the computing world. Hurry, it’s available for a limited time only --> https://freedompenguin.com/articles/news/linux-everywhere-shirt/ #shirt #Linux #swag