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- Switched To Linux | Krita: A New Look.
Krita is a great Free Open Source Software, cross platform image editor that is a viable alternative to both Photoshop and GIMP.
This is a KDE application with the most use among illustrators with excellent tablet support.
#Krita #Linux #GIMP #Photoshop #imageediting #graphics #free #FOSS #OpenSource0 0 0 0
- Jolla: Sailfish OS Update 3.2.0 "Torronsuo" to EA subscribers.
The update to the premium LINUX mobile operating system introduces new features and improvements for the clock, phone and file manager app. Additionally mobile data should work better with Android apps and dual SIM devices. The memory usage of Sailfish-to-Android contact sync has been improved.
As with every update, a great number of security fixes and fixes for reported bugs were included. Jolla also added the basics of the upcoming SELinux security framework.
Jolla mentions that Torronsuo includes several contributions which were developed by the Russian collaborative partner OMP for Sailfish Mobile OS RUS (Aurora OS).
Since this is an Early Access release, Jolla appreciates feedbacks and proposals which can be posted to together.jolla.com.
#Jolla #Torronsuo #Sailfish #SailfishOS #Linux #mobile #EA0 0 0 0
- EVERSPACE 2 needs more help!
UNDER WEEK remaining to collect the money needed for this Linux supported game to happen.
The acclaimed games sequel is to feature even RPG elements & deep space exploration with a rich story +fantastic graphics.
Please assist if you can and let's squeeze this into production!
#linuxgaming #EVERSPACE #RPG #helpneeded #Linux0 0 0 0
- Ikey Doherty (founder of Solus Linux) is up to open source gaming!
The entitled "Linux Badass" appears to have launched an open-source focused gaming / software development company.
After Solus he went on to work on Intel's Clear Linux project & now a new firm: "Lispy Snake" works on game engines and indeed games. Given the Irishman's experience, this firm will leverage open-source technologies.
#IkeyDoherty #opensource #LinuxBadass #gaming #Lispysnake0 0 0 0
- Fancy some RETRO GAMING on Linux? Blade Runner now easily playable.
For fans of classic games Linux is nowadays the most convenient platform of choice. Those oldies but goldies are very often not compatible on Win 10.
ScummVM is a multi platform utility though to easily play any Lucasarts point 'n' click adventure game for example. Now also Blade Runner (Westwood Studios, 1997).
#ScummVM #Linux #gaming #BladeRunner #Westwood0 0 0 0
- J.R.R. Tolkien would LOVE this: a role playing game "Iron Danger" (Linux) based on The Kalevala !
The creator of Lord Of The Rings even learnt the Finnish language enough to be able to read The Kalevala in its original language...
The game, developed by Action Squad Studios, just got a publisher with a fine record.
Daedalic Entertainment is known for games such as "The Whispered World", "Deponia", "Gollum", "The Pillars Of The Earth", "State Of Mind" and "Shadow Tactics".
Iron Danger is set to be available early 2020 & comes to main PC platforms: Linux / Mac / Win.
#linuxgaming #Linux #IronDanger #Kalevala #gaming #Tolkien #RPG #roleplaying #Daedalic #ActionSquadStudios #PC0 0 0 0
- Cooper Stevenson: Goodbye With Love.
"I, Cooper Stevenson, have ALS and will die in the coming days. I want to tell you as the Open Source community that I love you and what you stand for.
I hope I did my part and I love you all.
Goodbye friend and thank You.
#CooperStevenson #ALS #OpenSource #soul #transition #consciousness0 0 0 0
- EVERSPACE™ / the acclaimed space sim's sequel / Kickstarter is indeed on!
Fast-paced combat with roguelike elements, great visuals & a captivating story.
EVERSPACE 2 adds open-world deep exploration, sophisticated RPG elements and an engaging sci-fi story; a truly progressed sequel to the original!
$229,000 / $495,697 goal has been raised to make this happen. Please assist if able.
#linuxgaming #Everspace2 #Everspace #RPG #spacesims0 0 0 0
- Linux For Everyone | Episode 12: Flagship Linux Hardware.
Does this flagship hardware actually exist? In this episode I pose some tough questions that deserve an ongoing discussion.
A Discovery of the Week for people seeking a complete Google Drive solution +a quick chat about AMD's Radeon RX 5500 announcement!
#podcast #Linux4Everyone #Linux #hardware #amdgpu0 0 0 0
- Towards totally free & open computing: System76 ships new laptops without BIOS / UEFI.
Galago Pro and Darter Pro are two new Linux laptops shipping with Coreboot as an alternative to its proprietary counterparts.
System76 is known for their rock solid and powerful line of Linux PC's with a support and enthusiasm second to none. From the boot screen to desktop "29% faster" than with BIOS, thanks to dropping unnecessary features.
#system76 #coreboot #Linux #laptops #pop0 0 0 0