Snap Apps Now Launch 6x Faster

The slow start-up time of newly installed Snap apps has been a point of contention for many Ubuntu Linux users for a while. But developers behind the fledgling app format have announced that a noticeable improvement in first-run loading times is on the way. Slow start-up time of newly installed Snap apps is a point … Read more

Microsoft Releases KB4490481 for Windows 10 1809 with Tons of Fixes

Ahead of Patch Tuesday, Microsoft today released cumulative update KB4490481 for Windows 10 1809 aka “October 2018 Update”. It includes a lengthy list of fixes and improvements. We’re just a week away from Microsoft’s traditional “Patch Tuesday”. It’s where, on the second Tuesday of the month, the company releases updates for all supported versions of … Read more

FreeBSD 12 released: Here is how to upgrade FreeBSD 11 to 12

The FreeBSD project announces the availability of FreeBSD 12.0-RELEASE. It is the first release of the stable/12 branch. The new version comes with updated software and features for a wild variety of architectures. The latest release provides performance improvements and better support for FreeBSD jails and more. One can benefit greatly using an upgraded version … Read more