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Wine Dev 2.12 Released with Audio driver for Android

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Wine, an open-source compatibility layer allows to run Windows applications on Unix-like systems, announced a new development release 2.12 yesterday. Wine 2.12 features: Audio driver for Android. Some performance improvements with async I/O. More RegEdit file parser improvements. Beginnings for MSI user interface support. And following bugs has been fixed in this release: Lost Horizon crash/page fault during Chapter 2 ...

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Free Financial-Accounting Software GnuCash 2.6.17 Released

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The GnuCash development team announced a new maintenance release of its personal and small-business financial-accounting software, GnuCash 2.6.17, a few days ago with various bug-fixes and some translation updates. Changes since GnuCash 2.6.16 includes: Prevent changing some Account Options if it has transactions Fix online banking wizard crashes for Windows Alert on missing account currency when opening account Gnucash 2.6.16 ...

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Rapid Photo Downloader Reached New Major 0.9.0 Release

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Rapid Photo Downloader, the open-source and Linux desktop’s premier photo and video downloader/importer, has reached the new major 0.9.0 release after two and a half years of development. According to the release note, Rapid Photo Downloader has switched to Qt5 from GTK+2. It also uses Python 3.4+ to replace Python 2.7. Rapid Photo Downloader 0.9.0 release highlights: UI has been ...

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First 384 Series Linux Driver NVIDIA 384.47 Beta Is Available

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By releasing NVIDIA 384.47 beta earlier today, NVIDIA for Linux driver has reached the 384 series, a new short-lived stable release series. NVIDIA 384.47 add following new GPUs support: GeForce GTX 1080 with Max-Q Design GeForce GTX 1070 with Max-Q Design GeForce GTX 1060 with Max-Q Design GeForce GT 1030 GeForce MX150 P106-100 There are also various bug-fixes and other ...

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How to Install TV Browser 4 in Ubuntu 16.04, 17.04

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TV-Browser, a free and open-source digital TV guide software, has reached the 4.0 release a few days ago. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 17.04, Linux Mint 18.x and derivatives. TV-Browser is a Java program that gets the daily TV program (more than 1000 channels) from the internet and shows it clearly aranged – like a printed ...

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MKVToolNix 13.0.0 Released! How to Install it in Ubuntu

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MKVToolNix 13.0.0 was released a few days ago with a few small enhancements and bug-fixes. All users are recommended to upgrade to the new release. New features & enhancements in MKVToolNix 13.0.0: mkvmerge: MPEG TS reader: information about multiple programs will be output as container properties during verbose/JSON identification. MKVToolNix GUI: multiplex tool: added a column “program” to the tracks ...

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How to Install KeePassXC Password Manager 2.2 in Ubuntu

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KeePassXC (KeePass Cross-Platform Community Edition) is a community fork of KeePassX, the cross-platform port of KeePass for Windows. The goal is to extend and improve it to provide a feature-rich, fully cross-platform and modern open-source password manager. The database is encrypted with the industry-standard AES (alias Rijndael) encryption algorithm using a 256 bit key. And it is compatible with KeePass ...

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Opera 46 Stable Released with Animated PNG Support

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The Opera web browser has reached the new stable 46 release days ago with stability improvements, new features and various fixes. Today’s stable release is stage two of the Reborn project. Opera 46 improves the quality of Opera Reborn by introducing more user interface changes, reducing crashes, fixing issues for built-in browser VPN, and adding support for animated PNG files ...

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Planetarium Software ‘Stellarium’ Reached New Major 0.16 Release

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Stellarium, a free, open-source and cross-platform planetarium software, has reached the new major 0.16.0 release one day ago. Features ability to run multiple software instances. Stellarium 0.16.0 is a stable version based on Qt5.6 (can still be built with Qt5.4) that introduces some new features, 38 bug-fixes, and a huge list of other changes. New features in Stellarium 0.16.0: RemoteSync ...

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Vivaldi Browser 1.10 Released with Customizable Start Page

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Vivaldi web browser reached the new stable 1.10 release a few days ago. The new release features customizable start page and docked developer tools. Customizable Start Page With Vivaldi 1.10, you can add multiple Speed Dials to your start page. Thumbnails and Speed Dial folders can be replaced with custom images or even animated GIFs. At the core of Vivaldi’s ...

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