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Jolicloud 2 offers a one-stop shop to your social and Cloud storage accounts

Jolicloud 2 offers a one-stop shop to your social and Cloud storage accounts

Jolicloud 2 will be the next version of Jolicloud, a Cloud service that aggregates all the popular and not-so popular Cloud services. It started life as Joli OS, a free operating system optimized for netbooks and other low-resource computers. Since then, it has evolved into a pure online service. Jolicloud, the company behind it, is based in Paris, France. Jolicloud […]

December 19, 2013 · 0 comments · jolicloud
PinguyOS 13.10 screen shot preview

PinguyOS 13.10 screen shot preview

PinguyOS is a distribution based on Ubuntu that also features some of Linux Mint‘s applications. The latest release is PinguyOS 13.10. It is really a “stable” edition, but the author chose to still call it a beta edition. Whatever it’s called, it features a GNOME 3 desktop with a customized GNOME Shell. This article presents screen shots taken from a […]

December 10, 2013 · 0 comments · Pinguy
An important distinction between OpenMandriva and ROSA Linux

An important distinction between OpenMandriva and ROSA Linux

OpenMandriva and ROSA Linux are two distributions derived from Mandriva Linux. Looking at the desktops of the latest editions of the two distributions (ROSA Desktop Fresh R2 and OpenMandriva Lx 2013), a user new to Linux could very easily assume that they are the same. But they are not. ROSA Linux is published by a commercial entity called ROSA Laboratory, […]

December 9, 2013 · 0 comments · OpenMandriva, Rosa Desktop
Netrunner 13.12 Enigma 2 screen shot preview

Netrunner 13.12 Enigma 2 screen shot preview

Netrunner is a desktop Linux distribution based on Kubuntu. That means it uses KDE, the K Desktop Environment. A Release Candidate of what would become Netrunner 13.12 has been released and ready for testing. It features a new Kicker menu, a new Expanding Taskmanager, Mouse Swipes enabled out of the box, as well as a few other goodies. This edition […]

December 5, 2013 · 2 comments · Netrunner
Linux Deepin 2013 screen shot tour

Linux Deepin 2013 screen shot tour

Linux Deepin 2013 is the latest edition of the popular desktop distribution based on Ubuntu Desktop. Linux Deepin is one of those unique Linux distributions for the desktop whose developers crafted a special desktop environment for it. Called the Depth Desktop Environment (DE), Linux Deepin’s DE is built atop GNOME 3 technologies, but with an interface that’s customized to provide […]

November 28, 2013 · 0 comments · Deepin
OpenMandriva Lx preview

OpenMandriva Lx preview

OpenMandriva Lx beta has been released. This is the first beta edition of what will become the first stable release of OpenMandriva Lx, a distribution built around the latest K Desktop Environment (KDE) and desktop technologies from ROSA Desktop and what’s left of the old Mandriva. Like Mageia, OpenMandriva is a community-driven distribution. Which means your input is more than […]

October 21, 2013 · 7 comments · OpenMandriva