Forget Surface Go — System76 offers huge back-to-school savings on Linux laptops

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/08/08/system76-surface-linux-education/ Next month, students across America will be returning to school. Whether K-12 or college, technology has become increasingly important in the classroom. It is for this reason that a … Read more

Logitech unveils ‘magical’ POWERED Wireless Charging Stand for Apple iPhone

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/08/07/logitech-powered-wireless-charging-stand-iphone/ Apple didn’t invent wireless smartphone charging. Actually, the iPhone-maker was far behind in this regard — there were already many Android and Windows Phones with the capability. Hell, the … Read more

Netrunner Rolling 2018.08 Manjaro/Arch Linux-based KDE distro is here with ‘seamless GTK apps’

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/08/05/netrunner-rolling-manjaro-arch-linux-kde-gtk/ I’m a GNOME fan, but I appreciate other desktop environments too. KDE isn’t my favorite, but when implemented properly, I can definitely see the allure. My favorite KDE-focused Linux … Read more

Satechi launches Aluminum USB Type-C UHS-II Micro/SD Card Reader

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/08/02/satechi-launches-aluminum-usb-type-c-uhs-ii-micro-sd-card-reader/ More and more laptops are being manufactured without SD card slots. For many consumers, this isn’t a problem. For others, such as photographers, it is a huge pain point. … Read more

Ubuntu Linux-based Lubuntu no longer focusing on old hardware after move to LXQt

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/07/30/ubuntu-linux-lubuntu-old-lxqt/ Ubuntu is a great Linux distribution, but understandably, the GNOME desktop environment isn’t for everyone. Thankfully, there are many flavors of the operating system with alternative DEs, such as … Read more