Desktop / Graphics

GIMP 2.2.14 Released

Version 2.2.14 of the GNU Image Manipulation Program is a bug-fix release in the stable 2.2 series. The source code is available from ftp.gimp.org. Binary packages for the various supported platforms should become available soon.

For a detailed list of changes Read More.

Metisse — you thought you knew what 3D was?

On Tuesday, January 25th Mandriva introduced a new project: Metisse LiveCD. In this article we are going to investigate the features offered by this promising project and see if Metisse can compete with the popular desktops in terms of ergonomics and ease of use.

GIMP User Manual 0.12 Released

After three months of hard work we are proud to announce a new release of the user manual for GIMP 2.2.

The missing link in mainstream desktop Linux adoption

Well, in fact, there isn’t one missing link. But in this FOSSwire article, I’m going to look at one major issue standing in the way of getting desktop Linux any serious market share. And that is OEMs.

Blender 2.43 Released

Blender is an open source tool for 3D-modeling, rigging, animation, fluid and object simulation and rendering. All of that and some more, in under 15MB. Check out their website and this great piece of software.

X.Org community releases X11R7.2

The X.Org community is proud to announce the release of X11R7.2, the third modular release of the X Window System.

Xfce 4.4.0 Released

After more than two years of development, Xfce 4.4.0 has just been released. Xfce 4.4 features new tools such as the much awaited Thunar file manager as well as several huge improvements of its core components.

What’s Really Happening With Linux On The Desktop?

IDG World Expo, the leading producer of world-class tradeshows, today announced that LinuxWorld OpenSolutions Summit will deliver compelling conference content that will address one of the hottest ongoing topics in open source – Linux on the Desktop; what’s really happening and is it ready for the enterprise?