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OpenMandriva Lx 2014 review

OpenMandriva Lx 2014 review

OpenMandriva Lx 2014 is the latest edition of OpenMandriva, a desktop Linux distribution derived from Mandriva Linux. It is one of the distributions that rose out of the ashes of Mandriva Linux; the other being Mageia, and, to some extent, ROSA Desktop. OpenMandriva Lx 2014 is the distribution’s second, stable release. The previous one was OpenMandriva Lx 2013 (see OpenMandriva […]

June 6, 2014 · 3 comments · OpenMandriva, Reviews
Kali Linux 1.0.7 review

Kali Linux 1.0.7 review

The latest update to Kali Linux was released a few days ago. Kali Linux 1.0.7 review is a summary review of the main features of this latest upgrade to the security distribution from Offensive Security, a security and penetration training outfit based somewhere on this third rock from the Sun. The main feature introduced in Kali Linux 1.0.7 is the […]

May 30, 2014 · 2 comments · Kali Linux, Reviews
ROSA Desktop Fresh R3 review

ROSA Desktop Fresh R3 review

ROSA Desktop Fresh R3 is the latest edition of the Mandriva-derived Linux distribution from ROSA Laboratories, a Linux software solutions provider based in Moscow, Russia. This is one of my favorite desktop distributions because the developers are actually creating original applications and system utilities designed to make the desktop easy and fun to use. The KDE edition, which is the […]

May 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Reviews, Rosa Desktop
Linpus Lite 2.1 review

Linpus Lite 2.1 review

Linpus Lite 2.1 review is a review of the latest release of Linpus Lite, a desktop distribution based on Fedora. The distribution is published by Linpus Technologies, Inc., a Linux/Android software solutions outfit based in Taiwan. This is about the only Linux provider that does not have a defined release schedule. Whether that’s a good or bad practice is not […]

March 9, 2014 · 5 comments · linpus, Reviews
Linux Mint Debian Edition (LMDE) 201403 review

Linux Mint Debian Edition (LMDE) 201403 review

Linux Mint Debian Edition 201403 review presents a review of the latest release of Linux Mint Debian, a distribution from the developers of Linux Mint. As its name suggests, Linux Mint Debian is based on Debian (Testing), so it’s not compatible with Linux Mint, which is based on Ubuntu Desktop. Only the Cinnamon and MATE editions of Linux Mint Debian […]

March 5, 2014 · 17 comments · Linux Mint Debian, Reviews
Manjaro 0.8.9 review – KDE and Xfce desktops

Manjaro 0.8.9 review – KDE and Xfce desktops

Manjaro 0.8.9 review is a review of the latest KDE and Xfce editions of Manjaro, a desktop distribution based on Arch Linux. Manjaro is one of just a handful of desktop distributions that are trying to make all the goodness of Arch Linux available to new and seasoned users alike. It’s matching along with Antergos and Chakra Linux in this […]

February 26, 2014 · 15 comments · Manjaro, Reviews