Linux Mint 20.2 Released with Improved Update Manager, Bulky File Renamer, Cinnamon 5.0

Linux Mint team announced the second point release for Mint 20 today. Features Kernel 5.4, Ubuntu 20.04 package base, and Cinnamon 5.0, Xfce 4.16, MATE 1.24 for each desktop edition. Linux Mint 20.2 will be supported until 2025. It comes with improved Update Manager that supports installing updates for applets, desklets, themes, and extensions. As… Continue reading Linux Mint 20.2 Released with Improved Update Manager, Bulky File Renamer, Cinnamon 5.0

Linux Mint 20.1 “Ulyssa” Officially Released [How to Upgrade]

Linux Mint 20.1, code-name “Ulyssa”, was officially released. It includes Linux Kernel 5.4, based on Ubuntu 20.04, and features Xfce 4.14, Cinnamon 4.8, and MATE 1.24 for each desktop edition. Linux Mint 20.1 is a long term support release which will be supported until 2025. New features in the release include: Web App manager to… Continue reading Linux Mint 20.1 “Ulyssa” Officially Released [How to Upgrade]

Linux Mint 20.1 “Ulyssa” BETA Released For Testing

The beta of Linux Mint 20.1 “Ulyssa” Xfce, Cinnamon, and MATE editions were released for testing and to help the Linux Mint team fix issues prior to the stable release. Linux Mint 20.1 is a long term support release which will be supported until 2025. It features Linux Kernel 5.4, Ubuntu 20.04 package base, and… Continue reading Linux Mint 20.1 “Ulyssa” BETA Released For Testing

Linux Mint 19 Cinnamon, MATE, Xfce Officially Released

Linux Mint 19, a popular Ubuntu-based Linux distribution, was officially released today for Cinnamon, MATE, and Xfce editions. Linux Mint 19, codename “Tara”, is a long term support (LTS) which will be supported until 2023. It ships with Linux kernel 4.15 and based on Ubuntu 18.04. Linux Mint 19 features: Ships with Cinnamon 3.8, MATE… Continue reading Linux Mint 19 Cinnamon, MATE, Xfce Officially Released

How to Install Cinnamon 3.4 in Ubuntu 16.04, 17.04

Cinnamon desktop environment has reached the new massive 3.4 release a few days ago. Though there’s no official announcement published on Linux Mint blog at the moment of writing, you can now install it in Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 17.04 via PPA. Cinnamon 3.4.0 brings over 160 changes, and here are some of them: The settings… Continue reading How to Install Cinnamon 3.4 in Ubuntu 16.04, 17.04