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All 7 Aveyond Games Released for Linux, DRM-Free

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Recently here, on The Linux Rain, I reviewed Aveyond 4: Shadow of the Mist, the latest entry into the Aveyond series and one that had been brought to Linux. Now, only a few days ago, the entire series from Aveyond from Aveyond 1: Rhen's Quest all the way to the aforementioned Aveyond 4: Shadow of…

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Space Pioneer - an ambitious Kickstarter project promising day one Linux support

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"Created by real world astronauts, scientists and architects. Build vast colonies and cities. Explore the many unknowns of our universe!" That's the tagline of the ambitious space sim/real time strategy game Kickstarter project by Space Enigma Studios, who is also promising day one Linux…

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Calibre eBook Management Software 1.16 Released

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As of 20th December 2013, the popular free and open-source ebook management software Calibre has been released in version 1.16, just in time for Christmas! There are a decent number of bug fixes as well as new features that keep advancing the power of this ebook software. Calibre is available for…

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Opinion: Steam and DRM

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DRM (Digital Rights Management) is often thought of as, well, a naughty concept. Especially amongst GNU/Linux users, as many often think about their freedoms and openness. With this in mind, Valve's Steam has been around on Linux for a bit over a year now and I've often noticed, on various…

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3 Simple, Excellent Linux Network Monitors

Linux.com: Learn more about your network connections with the iftop, Nethogs, and vnstat tools.

Librem 5 Privacy-Focused Linux Phone Crowdfunding Campaign Ends with $2 Million

Librem 5 was successfully crowdfunded about two weeks ago when it surpassed its goal of $1.5 million, but the campaign continued to run

Wine 2.0 Gets Third Stability Update with Improvements for Adobe Premiere, More

Wine 2.0.3 comes three months after the previous maintenance release

GNOME 3.28 Linux Desktop Environment Development Kicks Off with First Snapshot

softpedia: With a three-day delay, the GNOME 3.27.1 milestone has been released this past weekend for early adopters

How to manage casual contributors to open source projects

 opensource.com: Try these strategies to better utilize contributions from your project's episodic volunteers.

How to Monitor and Detect Modified Files using Tripwire IDS on Ubuntu 16.04

HowToForge: Tripwire is a free and open source Intrusion Detection System (IDS).

5 ways to invigorate education with Raspberry Pi

Raspberry Pi and open source software are great options for teaching computers to students, teachers, and librarians.

How to explain Kubernetes in plain English

EnterprisersProject: Guidance on how to explain Kubernetes and orchestration in plain terms that people can at least begin to understand.

Updated Settings Application in Fedora 27 Workstation

FedoraMagazine: Fedora 27 Workstation is slated for release soon, and it ships with version 3.26 of GNOME.

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Overgrowth has finally left Early Access, after many years of development

Tags: Steam, Action, Indie Game, Humble StoreLike the idea of rabbits that walk, talk and kick ass? Overgrowth [Official Site] has finally left Early…

Indie FPS ‘Vengeance’ has a huge update, starting to actually get fun now

Tags: Action, FPS, Steam, Indie Game, Early AccessAlways on the lookout for a new FPS that supports Linux, with ‘Vengeance’ [Steam] being…

Perform a live concert in Comedy Night, now on Linux

Tags: Comedy, Simulation, SteamComedy Night [Steam], an online game about performing comedy in front of a live audience has recently released the…

SEUM: Speedrunners from Hell adds 33 new levels in 'The Drunk Side of the Moon' DLC

Tags: Steam, DLC, PlatformerNeed more speedrunning? SEUM: Speedrunners from Hell [Steam] has expanded with 33 more levels in their new 'The Drunk…

Space shooter 'ASTROKILL' updated with official Linux support

Tags: Action, Steam, Early AccessLooks like the Beta of ASTROKILL [Steam] went well, as the developer just pushed out a big update and with it comes…

The developers of Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation are working on the Linux version

Tags: Strategy, Steam, Coming SoonGood news for fans of strategy games, as Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation is currently being ported to Linux. …

Sunday Linux Gaming Wrap-up

Tags: MiscIt's Sunday, I have my coffee ready next to me in my favourite mug and it's time to take a look at things we've missed for Linux and Linux…

The Linux beta of 'The Coma: Recut' is running nicely, should be out properly soon

Tags: Steam, Indie Game, Unity3D, BetaThe Coma: Recut [Steam] is coming to Linux, with it currently in beta. I've tested the beta and it is running…

Some thoughts on the fast-paced strategy game Mushroom Wars 2

Tags: Strategy, Steam, Review, Indie GameMushroom Wars 2 [Steam] released for Linux recently, this fast-paced strategy game is a little on the…

The 'Jungle Inferno' update for Team Fortress 2 has landed

Tags: Steam, Action, FPS, Free GameTeam Fortress 2 [Steam], the free to play shooter from Valve has been updated once again with the Jungle Inferno…

Wine Staging 2.19 is now available with more D3D11 work

Tags: WineWine Staging 2.19 has been officially announced today, although it seems like a quieter release compared to the past releases. Here's whats…

The next three major Steam sale dates have been leaked

Tags: Steam, Game SaleValve never do manage to keep sale dates hidden for long, but for the dates of the three next major sales to slip is a bit…

Skirmish Line, a strategy game inspired by classic flash game Mud and Blood 2 is now on Linux

Tags: Steam, Indie Game, Strategy, Tower DefenceSkirmish Line [Steam, Official Site], a game inspired by an older flash game Mud and Blood 2 is now…

Colony building sim 'Maia' has a huge update with cats, dogs, hurricanes and more

Tags: Sandbox, Steam, Indie Game, Itch.io, SimulationPet lovers gather around, as your off-world colonists will now have some pets! This might be one…

Friday Livestream with Samsai at 5 PM UTC!

Tags: LivestreamHello, dear viewers! It is time for us to welcome the coming weekend with a Friday Livestream! We have games, we have a silly…