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Linux Mint and the Cinnamon desktop progressing well, all-time high donations

By Liam Dawe,
Linux Mint's Clement Lefebvre wrote another of their monthly progress reports on how Linux Mint and their Cinnamon desktop are doing and it's all great news.

Solus 4.1 is out with upgraded drivers, ESync support for better Linux gaming and more

By Liam Dawe,
Solus, the independently developed Linux distribution that also houses the Budgie desktop environment has a big new released tagged with Solus 4.1 Fortitude.

GNOME 3.36 and Fedora 32 to get better GPU switching with NVIDIA support

By Liam Dawe,
Developer Bastien Nocera has written a blog post talking about improvements coming to GNOME 3.36 and Fedora Linux, to help those of you switching between GPUs.

Canonical have listed what 32bit packages they will continue to support through Ubuntu 20.04

By Liam Dawe,
After Canonical announced they would be ending 32bit support earlier this year and then adjusting their plans after the backlash, they've now posted what packages they will look to continue supporting.

Manjaro Linux 18.1.0 'Juhraya' has been officially released

By Liam Dawe,
Manjaro, the Linux distribution based on Arch has just put out a major new release with Manjaro 18.1.0 - Juhraya.

Manjaro levels up as a serious Linux distribution

By Liam Dawe,
Today, the team at Manjaro shared some pretty big news for the future of the Linux distribution and it sounds great.

System76 announce their own graphical Firmware Manager

By Liam Dawe,
System76, the company known for their Linux hardware and the Pop!_OS Linux distribution recently announced their new Firmware Manager.

Linux Mint 19.2 now officially available across multiple desktop flavours

By Liam Dawe,
It's distribution release day! At least for Linux Mint anyway, with Linux Mint 19.2 now officially available across multiple desktop flavours.

Ubuntu LTS releases (and so derivatives too) to get updated NVIDIA drivers without PPAs

By Liam Dawe,
Good news everyone! Canonical will now be offering NVIDIA users up to date graphics drivers without the need to resort to a PPA or anything else.

Debian 10 "Buster" has finally been released

By Liam Dawe,
After around 25 months of development, Debian has now released the next stable version Debian 10 "Buster" which will be supported for five years.

Linux Mint doing a small-form-factor MintBox 3, they don't sound too happy about Snaps

By Liam Dawe,
The Linux Mint team have another monthly update blog post out, to talk about the state of Linux Mint and it sounds like things are going well. They also announced the small-form-factor MintBox 3 and something about Snaps.

Canonical have released a statement on Ubuntu and 32bit support, will keep select packages

By Liam Dawe,
It seems Canonical have done a bit of a U-turn on dropping 32bit support for Ubuntu, as many expected they would do. Their official statement is now out for those interested.

Canonical are now saying Ubuntu's 32bit is not being entirely dropped, 32bit libraries will be "frozen"

By Liam Dawe,
As an update to the situation around Canonical planning to drop 32bit support, apparently they're not. Instead, the 32bit libraries will be frozen.

Canonical planning to drop 32bit support with Ubuntu 19.10 onwards

By Liam Dawe,
As you might have heard by now, Canonical has made the decision to drop 32bit support from Ubuntu 19.10 onwards.

Canonical drop the Unity desktop environment for Ubuntu favour of going back to GNOME

By Liam Dawe,
I have been debating writing about this since we are mainly a gaming news site (I should really setup another site for all the other Linux news I want to write about!), but Canonical switching back to GNOME on Ubuntu is very big news for everyone.
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