GhostBSD focusing on MATE

GhostBSD focusing on MATE

The developers of GhostBSD have chosen to take a new direction with their desktop-oriented operating system. They have abandoned all desktop environments, including GNOME, to take on MATE. The desktop environment MATE is an offshoot of GNOME 2 featuring large...
PC-BSD vs. Ubuntu

PC-BSD vs. Ubuntu

This article by Make Tech Easier discusses the pros and cons of both PC-BSD and Ubuntu as an open-source desktop operating system. The two operating systems are compared by the ease of use as a desktop, starting with the installation process, desktop environment, and...

FreeNAS Mini Unboxing

This unboxing video features the new FreeNAS Mini from iXsystems. A big thanks to Gerard, the creator of FreeBSDNews.net, for filming this!  
FreeNAS 9.2.1.5 has been released

FreeNAS 9.2.1.5 has been released

The FreeNAS engineering team has just released 9.2.1.5, after fixing several bugs that showed up in the previous version (9.2.1.4). The release came just a few days after 9.2.1.4 was released, which fixed bugs related to replication speed, CIFS, ZFS, and snapshots....
PC-BSD Weekly Feature Digest 25 & 26

PC-BSD Weekly Feature Digest 25 & 26

Kris Moore and the PC-BSD team have been working on several updates for PC-BSD. The most notable are fixes related to the recent Heartbleed/OpenSSL bug, as well as stability issues with the PBI system. The Update Center has also had some changes to improve usability...

pfSense 2.1.2 release & updates

pfSense has released version 2.1.2 which addresses the known Heartbleed OpenSSL bug, as well as some minor fixes. Download the latest release here: https://www.pfsense.org/download/index.html In other news, pfSense has released information regarding m3.medium and...