GStreamer 1.16.0 Framework to Rolled Out

It's a cross-platform set of components for creating a wide range of multimedia applications, like media players or audio/video file converters, to VoIP apps
22 April 2019   482

After more than a year of development, GStreamer 1.16 was released. It is the C written cross-platform set of components for creating a wide range of multimedia applications, from media players and audio / video file converters, to VoIP applications and streaming systems. The GStreamer code is distributed under the LGPLv2.1 license.

Updates for the plug-ins gst-plugins-base, gst-plugins-good, gst-plugins-bad, gst-plugins-ugly, as well as the gst-libav to 1.16 is available. At the API and ABI level, the new release is backward compatible with branch 1.0. Binary assemblies will soon be prepared for Android, iOS, macOS and Windows (Linux is recommended to use packages from the distribution).

It has a lot of updates and improvements. For example, hidden subtitles support, optimization improvements and much more. Get more info at email archive

Debian 10 "Buster" RC3 to be Available

The release of full fledged Debian 10 "Buster" is expected on July 6th 2019 and RC3 is prepered to test latest changes 
03 July 2019   1100

A third unplanned release candidate for the installer of the next significant release of Debian 10 "Buster" has been prepared. The reason for the creating of the next test version of the installer is the need to test the last-minute changes related to the choice of recommended dependencies for packages with the kernel and the inclusion of the shim-signed package as one of the recommended dependencies for packages grub-efi- {arm64, i386} -signed. The release of Debian 10 is expected on July 6th.

You can download it from an official website and get more info the mailing.