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KDE Plasma 6.1 Beta Released with Explicit Sync Support on Wayland

The biggest new feature in KDE Plasma 6.1 is the highly-anticipated explicit GPU synchronization feature that would benefit users of NVIDIA GPUs who had issues with the Plasma Wayland session. Now that explicit sync has arrived in the Mesa 24.1 graphics stack, it’s time for Plasma users to enjoy a much better Wayland experience.

Meet TUXEDO Stellaris Slim 15 Gen6, a Thin and Light Linux Gaming Ultrabook

Powered by either Intel Core i9-14900HX or AMD Ryzen 7 8845HS processors, the TUXEDO Stellaris Slim 15 Gen6 laptop features NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4060 or NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4070 dedicated graphics cards, up to 64 GB (Intel) or 96 GB (AMD) DDR5-5600 RAM, up to 8 TB SSD PCIe 4.0 storage, TPM 2.0, and a maximum capacity 99 Wh battery.

KDE Gear 24.05 Software Suite Released with New KDE Apps, Many Improvements

KDE Gear 24.05 is here almost three months after KDE Gear 24.02 and introduces several new KDE apps, such as the Audex CD ripper app, Accessibility Inspector tool for checking app accessibility, Francis productivity app, Kalm wellness app, and Skladnik Sokoban-like game.


LILYGO T-Camera-Plus-S3: ESP32-S3 Development Board with Night Vision & Touch Display

The LILYGO T-Camera-Plus-S3, built around the ESP32-S3 chip, serves as a versatile platform for applications in home automation, IoT devices, and surveillance systems. It is equipped with Wi-Fi/Bluetooth capabilities, a MicroSD card slot for additional storage, and a battery connector for portable use.

RISC-V Based MaixCAM With 1TOPS NPU Performance and 5MP Camera Support

The Sipeed MaixCAM is a specialized hardware platform designed for AI vision and AIoT applications, powered by the SOPHO SG2002 processor. This versatile board supports both Linux and RTOS environments, making it suitable for a range of embedded projects.

SECO 3.5″ Single Board Computer with RK3568 SoC and Linux Compatibility

The SBC-3.5-RK3568 by SECO is a robust 3.5” single board computer powered by the Rockchip RK3568 SoC, combining high performance with extensive connectivity options. This SBC is tailored for a variety of applications, from industrial automation to digital signage and media streaming.

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How To Install Synaptic Package Manager on Ubuntu 24.04

This tutorial will help you install Synaptic on Ubuntu 24.04 "Noble Numbat". With Synaptic, you can search and install and remove and update software packages easily by clicks rather than command lines (GUI rather than CLI). It will be easy to you to access by putting its shortcuts on Dash left panel and desktop wallpaper area. This article is part of a larger series Package Management System on Ubuntu Buzz. We wish this will be beneficial and useful to you. Happy installing packages!


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posted by Roy Schestowitz on Apr 11, 2024

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Updated This Past Day

  1. Microsoft Hiring People Who Attempt to Murder Colleagues
    magnet for sociopaths


  2. On Julian Assange, Now 5 Years in Belmarsh Prison: The Good News, the Bad News, and Ugly Noise
    Some time this spring (or summer) we'll revisit the Appelbaum case
  3. Links 10/04/2024: Starvation as Weapon in Sudan, Sonos v. ITC Explained
    Links for the day
  4. Gemini Links 10/04/2024: JSON explore and geminiprotocol.net Downtime
    Links for the day
  5. Links 10/04/2024: Biden Reportedly Considers Dropping the Charges Against Julian Assange
    Links for the day
  6. Wikileaks, Dickileaks & Ubuntu Underage girl
    Reprinted with permission from the Free Software Fellowship
  7. Gemini Links 10/04/2024: Tanana River, Picotron, and Citation on Gemini
    Links for the day
  8. Elio Qoshi & Redon Skikuli missing from OSCAL agenda
    Reprinted with permission from the Free Software Fellowship
  9. Links 10/04/2024: TikTok Trouble, East Asian Companies Receive Subsidies From American Taxpayers
    Links for the day
  10. This is What Techrights Would Look Like If We Participated in 'CSS Naked Day'
    All cascading style sheets (CSS) should be optional
  11. Francophone GNU/Linux
    Moving in a positive direction
  12. Over at Tux Machines...
    GNU/Linux news for the past day
  13. IRC Proceedings: Tuesday, April 09, 2024
    IRC logs for Tuesday, April 09, 2024
  14. Over-Enforcement of a Code of Conduct (CoC) Would Ruin Events, Maybe Not for Corporate Posters, Sponsors, Posers, and Speakers
    a shrine for corporate supremacy
  15. The "F" in Free Software Doesn't Stand for "Censorship"; Attempts to Censor Mere Links to Articles About DebConf22 in Kosovo
    It's about an article we'll reproduce here later this week
  16. Daniele Scasciafratte & Mozilla, OSCAL, Albania dating
    Reprinted with permission from the Free Software Fellowship
  17. Gemini Links 10/04/2024: Notifications, Motivation, Profectus Graphical Browser for the Smallnet
    Links for the day
  18. Abuse & Sex Crimes at FOSDEM and Open Source tech events
    Reprinted with permission from the Free Software Fellowship

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