Ubuntu Budgie 17.10 Artful Aardvark screenshot

Ubuntu Budgie 17.10 Artful Aardvark is the second release of Ubuntu Budgie, an official community flavor of Ubuntu featuring stunning budgie desktop. It comes with GNOME stack 3.26.x and budgie desktop 10.4. On top of vanilla budgie desktop, Ubuntu Budgie brings a decent amount of customizations to make it more appealing to the end users. It includes beautiful Arc theme, a nice collection of wallpapers, applets, plank dock and budgie welcome - an easy customization app for budgie desktop.
A preview of Ubuntu Budgie 17.10 Artful Aardvark

Distribution Name Ubuntu Budgie
Version 17.10
Code name Artful Aardvark
Release Date 20th October 2017
Desktop Environment Budgie Desktop

Ubuntu 17.10 Artful Aardvark screenshots

Ubuntu 17.10 is the most interesting release in recent history of Ubuntu. This release marks the transition of default desktop environment from Unity to GNOME shell. On top of vanilla gnome session, Ubuntu comes with a fair amount of customizations to retain classic unity experience.
Distribution Name Ubuntu
Version 17.10
Code name Artful Aardvark
Release date 20th October 2017
Base Debian
Desktop Environment Unity
Home page http://www.ubuntu.com
Ubuntu 17.10 Artful Aardvark Desktop - First impression.

Fedora 27 beta screenshots

Fedora 27 is a planned stable release of community driven, open source operating system supported by Red Hat Inc. Keeping the tradition of the project, Fedora 27 brings latest and greatest open source technologies for the users. It ships with emerging technologies like GNOME 3.26, Wayland and more. Fedora 27 Beta, first and only development release of Fedora 27 was released on 3rd October 2017. It gives a clear idea on what we can expect from upcoming Fedora 27 release.
First impression of Fedora 27 Workstation beta. It features a blue shaded wallpaper. On top, there is transparent panel as part of GNOME 3.26.
Distribution Name Fedora
Version 27 Beta
Code name NA
Release date 3rd October 2017
Base Independent
Desktop Environment GNOME
Home page http://fedoraproject.org/

GNOME 3.26 Manchester screenshots

On 13th September 2017, GNOME Project has announced release of GNOME 3.26 Manchester, latest stable release of world's most widely used open source desktop environment. Keeping the tradition of GNOME 3.x release, this release also improves user experience and provides many new features.

Here you can find some screenshots of vanilla GNOME 3.26. These screenshots are from media pack shared by GNOME project.

Multitasking Overview

Application Menu

GNOME Builder

Debugging on GNOME builder

Inline documentation on GNOME Builder

Colorful emojis introduced in GNOME 3.26 release

Emoji Picker

Searching on GNOME shell. See the way in which search results are arranged

Redesigned GNOME Control Center

Transparent top panel. This panel will become opaque when windows are minimized

GNOME Web Browser synchronization

Zorin OS 12.2 screenshots

Zorin OS 12.2 is a maintenance cum update release in Zorin OS 12.x series. It is built on top of Ubuntu 16.04.2, and brings a refined version of Zorin Desktop environment which provides an improved user experience.


Distribution Name Zorin OS
Version 12.2
Code name NA (Xenial)
Release date 8th September 2017
Base Ubuntu
Desktop Environment Zorin Desktop Environment(Based on GNOME)
Home page http://zorinos.com

Windows binary compatible ReactOS 0.4.6 screenshots

ReactOS is an independently developed operating system compatible with windows binary executables. It is inspired by Windows 9x architecture and provides an experience similar to classic windows operating system. Yet it supports modern hardware equipments.

ReactOS 0.4.6 makes a huge improvement in hardware support. It implements a corruption free mechanism for handling partitions and provides better support for dual booting.
Loading ReactOS operating system. It is very fast process and takes us to the desktop quickly.

Default desktop of ReactOS is very dull in terms of modern design concepts. It resembles with classic windows desktop with taskbar on bottom.

ReactOS desktop after changing wallpaper and applying a modern theme

Classic start menu in ReactOS. In configurations, there is an option to change start menu. But it is disabled by default. I could n't find a way to enable it.

ReactOS File Explorer

ReactOS paint. A remake of ms paint.

ReactOS Notepad v1.0

ReactOS wordpad is a decent word processing software

Command Prompt

ReactOS Control Panel. A central place for all configuration options

ReactOS application manager helps us to install various windows applications. These applications are tested on ReactOS. Alternatively, we can install standard windows executable, which may or may not work.

Opera browser installed in ReactOS. It is installed from Application Manager, but not the latest version.

Appearance Settings in ReactOS.

ReactOS media player is a remake of classic windows media player

Spider Solitare game in ReactOS

Shutdown confirmation
 

Netrunner Rolling 2017.07 Plasma screenshots

As the name suggests, Netrunner Rolling is a rolling GNU/Linux distribution built on top of Manjaro. In addition to Manjaro Core and Plasma desktop it brings various applications which may find use in day to day life. In this post, you can see various screens of Netrunner Rolling 2017.07, a stable snapshot released on July 2017.


Netrunner Rolling 2017.07 Preview

KDE Neon User Edition 2017-08-08 screenshots

KDE Neon User Edition is an amazing experiment that combines solid Ubuntu Core with latest Plasma technologies. With this distribution, you can enjoy the stability of Ubuntu and recent innovations from KDE Plasma simultaneously.
Distribution Name KDE Neon
Version User Edition 2017.08.08
Release Date 8th August 2017
Base Ubuntu 16.04
Desktop Environment KDE Plasma
KDE Neon 2017-08-08 snapshot preview