Chances are you know about the digital divide, but not about the Kramden Institute’s work to help hardworking students in grades 3 – 12 who don’t have a computer in their home cross it. You also might be shocked to learn that while information technology seems to be ubiquitous, a full 23% of U.S. households still don’t have a computer.
Dick MacInnis has announced the release of DreamStudio 12.04.2, an updated build of the project’s multimedia distribution based on Ubuntu’s latest long-term support (LTS) release: “We’re proud to announce the official release of DreamStudio Unity 12.04.2. Here are just some of the newest features: audio indicator – the….
Fabio Erculiani has announced the release of Sabayon Linux 11, a Gentoo-based distribution available in GNOME 3, KDE, MATE and Xfce flavours: “We’re here once again to announce the immediate availability of Sabayon 11 in all of its tier 1 flavours. If you really enjoyed Sabayon 10, this….
Artyom Zorin has announced the release of Zorin OS 6.2 “Lite” edition, an updated release of the project’s Ubuntu-based lightweight distribution (with LXDE) designed for new Linux users: “The Zorin OS team has released Zorin OS 6.2 Lite, the latest evolution of the Zorin OS Lite series of….
Anke Boersma has announced the release of Chakra GNU/Linux 2013.02, the project’s brand-new series featuring the KDE 4.10 desktop: “Chakra 2013.02 ‘Benz’ (a code name that will follow the KDE 4.10 series) has been released. KDE 4.10 is about the most polished release KDE has put out to….
Linpus Linux 1.9 “Lite”, a desktop Linux distribution featuring a customised GNOME 3 desktop with HTML 5 widgets and support for touch screens, has been released: “Linpus, a leader in the field of open-source software in the consumer space, announced the release of the latest version of their….
Kai Hendry has announced the release of Webconverger 17.0, a specialist distribution designed for web kiosks – now based on Debian’s “testing” branch: “Webconverger 17.0 is exciting for two reasons: new installer allowing you the choice to install to a USB stick and whole base is upgraded from….
James Buren has announced the release of Frugalware Linux 1.8, a general-purpose distribution for intermediate and advanced Linux users: “The Frugalware developer team is pleased to announce the immediate availability of Frugalware Linux 1.8, our eighteenth stable release. No new features have been added since 1.8rc2, but 157….
Alan Baghumian has announced the availability of an updated build of Parsix GNU/Linux 4.0, a desktop distribution and live DVD based on Debian’s “testing” branch: “To celebrate our 8th anniversary, we decided to release an updated version of Parsix GNU/Linux 4.0 code name ‘Gloria’. This version ships with….
Jerry Bezencon has announced the release of Linux Lite 1.0.4, an Ubuntu-based distribution with a customised Xfce desktop: “Linux Lite 1.0.4 final for 32-bit processors with PAE support has been released. If you already have the CVF version installed, there is no immediate need to install this final….
Paweł Pijanowski has announced the release of SparkyLinux 2.1 “Ultra” edition, a Debian-based lightweight distribution with Openbox as the default desktop user interface: “SparkyLinux 2.1 ‘Ultra’ edition has been released. The system is built on Debian ‘Wheezy’ and all packages have been synchronized with Debian’s testing repositories as….
Patrick Verner has announced the release of Parted Magic 2013_01_29, a Linux live CD with specialist tools for disk management and data rescue tasks: “Parted Magic 2013_01_29. This version of Parted Magic brings all the X.Org packages up to date, adds Spanish language support, and a much improved….