antiX 17.2 Helen Keller screenshots

antiX 17.2 is an incremental update in antiX 17.x series. This release is referred by the code name Helen Keller. As an incremental release, it brings various bug fixes and patches for critical security issues.

antiX is a fast, lightweight GNU/Linux distribution based on Debian stable branch. It can work with both new systems and old systems. You can read more about antiX in our gallery. Let's have a peek into various screens of antiX.

antiX 17.2 Desktop First impression.

Fedora 29 Workstation Beta (GNOME 3.30) screenshots

On 24th September 2018, Fedora project has published the Fedora 29 Beta images. These development images includes Fedora for different platforms and purposes. The Fedora 29 Workstation beta comes with GNOME 3.30, a stable release of GNOME desktop available at the moment. Fedora 29 Workstation also introduces the concept of modular repositories, which enable multiple versions of same applications on same system. In this post, let's have a quick walk through Fedora 29 Beta screenshots.

Distribution Name Fedora
Version 29 Beta
Code name NA
Release date 24th September 2018
Base Independent
Desktop Environment GNOME
Home page http://fedoraproject.org/

Lubuntu 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish (LXQt) Beta screenshots

Lubuntu 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish would be the first release of Lubuntu, that features LXQt Desktop. On 28th September 2018, Lubuntu team has published a beta image for Cosmic Cuttlefish to showcase the upcoming stable release. The Lubuntu with LXQt has some visual inconsistencies and user experience issues. Though, we can hope these issues will be addressed on the final release.

Meanwhile, let's have a quick walk through screens of Lubuntu 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish beta release.
Distribution Name Lubuntu
Version 18.10 Beta
Code name Cosmic Cuttlefish
Release date 28th September 2018
Base Ubuntu
Desktop Environment LXDE
Home Page http://lubuntu.me/

Ubuntu 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish beta screenshots

On 28th September 2018, Ubuntu has announced the availability of Ubuntu 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish Beta. This development release depicts the features that we can expect in the upcoming stable release.

In addition to the usual package updates and performance improvements, Ubuntu 18.10 is coming with a new Gtk and Icon theme. This is a big change as the Ubuntu has not changed much on it's look and feel for years. Let's have a glance into some screens of Ubuntu 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish.
Distribution Name Ubuntu
Version 18.10
Code name Cosmic Cuttlefish
Release date 28th September 2018
Base Debian
Desktop Environment GNOME
Home page http://www.ubuntu.com

elementary Juno beta 2 screenshots

On 21st September 2018, elementary team has announced availability of elementary Juno beta 2 for testing. This development release showcases a set of features that we can expect on final release. The main purpose of launching beta release is to give a quick preview for technical users, enable regression for community contributors and provide a platform for 3rd party app developers to make their app compatible with upcoming Juno release.

Juno has made significant improvement in user experience. Let's have a peek to various visual components of elementary Juno beta 2.
Distribution Name elementary OS
Version 5 beta 2
Code name Juno
Release date 21st September 2018
Base Ubuntu
Desktop Environment Pantheon
Home page http://elementary.io/

Nitrux OS 1.0.15 screenshots

Nitrux 1.0.15 is a stable update of Niturx OS, an Ubuntu based distribution offering a modern Plasma experience. It ships a set of in-house applications under the banner of Nomad Desktop. The Nitrux 1.0.15 brings Plasma Desktop 5.13.3 along with a set of bug fixes and performance improvements. You can read more about Nitrux 1.0.15 in our blog.

Here, we can see some screenshots of Nitrux 1.0.15 captured in a live session.
Distribution Name Nitrux
Version 1.0.15
Code name NA
Release date 1st September 2018
Base Ubuntu
Desktop Environment (Nomad Desktop (KDE Plasma)
Home page https://nxos.org/


Nomad Desktop in Nitrux OS 1.0.15. It includes a simple docker on the bottom and a panel on top. In look & feel, it resembles like operating systems like macOS and elementary OS

About Nitrux OS. The KInfoCenter listing operating system details and hardware configuration.

Simple application is a menu created by the Nitrux team as part of Nomad Desktop

Dolphin File Manager

Konsole Terminal Emulator

Multitasking Overview

Alt + Tab window switching in Nitrux 1.0.15.

Chromium Web Browser is used as default browser in Nitrux 1.0.15

The VLC Media Player

Babe music player is a simple music player created with Qt

Nitrux 1.0.15 brings the global menu in default installation. It can be compared with the global application menu in macOS and Unity

System Settings

Desktop Theme selection in Nitrux 1.0.15

KSysGuard showing the resource usage on idle state. Nitrux 1.0.15 idles around 500 MB memory, which is slightly more than stock Plasma distributions. But, it is less comparing to distributions like Netrunner

top utility showing resource usage

A simple memory status utility shipped with the Settings Module

The Nomad Software Center

Nomad Calendar applet

Nomad Network applet

Battery & Brightness Widget

Shutdown Confirmation in Nitrux 1.0.15

GNOME 3.30 Almería screenshots

On 5th September 2018, GNOME foundation has announced the release of GNOME 3.30, a stable release of world's most popular free desktop environment. This release brings some critical performance improvements along with some features.

Le'ts have a quick walk through GNOME 3.30 ecosystem. The screenshots used in this blog are downloaded from GNOME website. You can find the original release here. Further information on GNOME desktop can be found in our gallery.

Netrunner Rolling 2018.08 Plasma screenshots

Netrunner Rolling 2018.08 is a stable snapshot of Arch based GNU/Linux distribution offering latest plasma experience. In addition to the package updates from base distribution, Netrunner 2018.08 provides the Plasma Desktop 5.13.3 and associated components. It also provides seamless integration of Gtk applications in Plasma ecosystem. Let's have a quick tour through different screens of Netrunner Rolling 2018.08 snapshot.
Distribution Name Netrunner Rolling
Version 2018.08
Release date 6th August 2018
Base Arch
Desktop Environment Plasma Desktop
Home page http://www.netrunner.com