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SteamBox: Sabayon’s version of the Steam Machine

SteamBox: Sabayon’s version of the Steam Machine

After Valve Software announced SteamOS, a few days later, the company announced the Steam Machine, a hardware gaming console that will be released sometime in 2014. Right about the same tine, the lead developer of Sabayon Linux, a multi-purpose distribution based on Gentoo, announced a remastered 64-bit version of Sabayon that you can use to, in a sense, build your […]

September 26, 2013 · 2 comments · sabayon
NAS4Free

NAS4Free

NAS4Free is a Network-Attached Storage (NAS) distribution designed to be installed on any storage device – hard disk drives (HDDs), solid state drives (SSDs), USB sticks, or be used as a Live system, running directly from a CD or USB stick. Based on FreeBSD, the codebase is a continuation of the old FreeNAS code, after the latter’s code was redesigned […]

July 27, 2013 · 0 comments · NAS/SAN, NAS4Free
ROSA Desktop R1 GNOME preview

ROSA Desktop R1 GNOME preview

ROSA Desktop R1 GNOME is the edition of the R line of desktop distributions from ROSA Laboratory that uses the GNOME 3 desktop environment. The beta edition that was supposed to be a Release Candidate was made available for download earlier today. This article offers a few screen shots from a test installation of this beta edition in a virtual […]

July 18, 2013 · 0 comments · Rosa Desktop
StartOS 6 GNOME 3 and KDE preview

StartOS 6 GNOME 3 and KDE preview

StartOS 6 is a Linux distribution developed by the Wali Network Technology Co., Ltd., Dōngguǎn China. The very first edition of what is now called StartOS were based on Ubuntu, but the distribution has since dumped Ubuntu to become one that is not based on any other distribution. In other words, it is now an original or independent distribution, with […]

July 4, 2013 · 3 comments · StartOS
Hybryde Fusion: A very unique Linux distribution

Hybryde Fusion: A very unique Linux distribution

Hybryde Fusion is a new desktop distribution based on Ubuntu Desktop. Unlike most other Ubuntu-based distributions, it brings a few interesting features to the table. Hybryde Fusion 13.04 is the distribution’s first release and the developer, Larrieu Olivier, is based in France. I’m still playing with a test installation, so this is not a review, but a presentation of a […]

May 20, 2013 · 19 comments · Hybryde Fusion
ROSA Desktop Fresh LXDE alpha preview

ROSA Desktop Fresh LXDE alpha preview

ROSA Desktop Fresh LXDE is the end-user edition of ROSA Desktop that uses the Lightweight X11 Desktop Environment. This is not the same as the LXDE edition which was released in June 2012. That one is the enterprise edition, which ships with Debian-style stable Linux kernel and software, and uses the Marathon code name. (See ROSA 2012 LXDE review .) […]

May 13, 2013 · 1 comment · Rosa Desktop