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NixOS 16.03 Released

NixOS 16.03 is codenamed "Emu" and it's out today as the latest stable release of this interesting Linux distribution.

1 April 2016 - NixOS 16.03 - 7 Comments
Mageia 6 Finally Sees Its First Development Release

It's been a while since last having anything to report on the Mandrake/Mandriva-derived Mageia Linux distribution while this weekend they finally managed to put together their first development release of Mageia 6.

26 March 2016 - Mageia 6 Dev 1 - 4 Comments
Slackware 14.2 RC1 Arrives

Coming two months past the Slackware 14.2 beta is now the release candidate for this next major Linux distribution update.

18 March 2016 - Slackware 14.2 - 9 Comments
KaOS Offers A Nice KDE Linux Experience

One of the lesser known distributions requested for testing as part of our upcoming 10+ Linux distribution performance comparison was KaOS. KaOS is a Linux distribution built from scratch but does make use of Arch's Pacman.

6 March 2016 - KaOS - 10 Comments
Android-x86-Powered Remix OS Now In Beta

Last month was word of Android-x86 joining the company behind Remix OS, an Android-based OS designed for PCs and laptops. Out now is the Remix OS Beta that's leveraging the Android-x86 project.

3 March 2016 - Android-x86 OS - 17 Comments
A New Test Release For Android-x86 6.0

A new test release of Android-x86 6.0-Marshmallow is now available for those wanting to deploy the latest version of Android on their Intel/AMD hardware.

27 January 2016 - android-x86-6.0-20160127 - 3 Comments
Zenwalk 8.0 Linux Distribution Now In Beta

It's been a while since last having anything to report on with the Zenwalk Linux distribution originally derived from Slackware. However, I was pleasantly surprised to see this afternoon that Zenwalk 8.0 is now in beta.

25 January 2016 - Zenwalk 8.0 - Add A Comment
PHP 7.0 Enters Arch Linux Stable Repository

Arch Linux is now shipping PHP 7.0 via their stable repositories for those relying upon it for web servers or other purposes from an installation of this rolling-release distribution.

2 January 2016 - PHP 7 - 3 Comments

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