107: Linux Action News
26 May 2019
Firefox has a new speed trick, openSUSE Leap has a time-traveling kernel while the project plans for the future, and we react to Antergros coming to an end.
- Latest Firefox Release is Faster than Ever — We applied many of the same principles of time management just like you might prioritize your own urgent needs.
- Firefox 67 - Dark Mode CSS, WebRender, and more
- Smooth video playback with AV1 decoder
- It’s not all beer and skittles for Firefox 67
- openSUSE Leap 15.1 released — The release of Leap 15.1 improves YaST functionality and the installer.
- openSUSE considers governance options — The relationship between SUSE and the openSUSE community is currently under discussion as the community considers different options for how it wants to be organized and governed in the future.
- Antergos Linux Project Ends — We came to this decision because we believe that continuing to neglect the project would be a huge disservice to the community. Taking this action now, while the project’s code still works, provides an opportunity for interested developers to take what they find useful and start their own projects.
- Endeavour, Antergos community’s next stage — We are proud to announce our project, code name Endeavour! This is going to be a distro with you, the community in mind.
- Manjaro claim >1M downloads so far this year
- Google Glass Enterprise Edition 2 drops to $999 — Google is today ready to officially unveil Google Glass Enterprise Edition 2, a followup with a faster processor, improved camera, and new Smith Optics frames.
- KaiOS raises $50M, hits 100M handsets — The funding takes the total raised by KaiOS — which has now shipped 100 million devices across 100 countries — to $72 million.
- Announcing GitHub Sponsors — We’re thrilled to announce the beta of GitHub Sponsors, a new way to financially support the developers who build the open source software you use every day.