Announcing Tux Paint 0.9.14

New Breed Software Ships Major Release of Leading Open Source Art Software for Children

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October 12, 2004 (The Internet) – New Breed Software is pleased to announce the immediate availability of Tux Paint 0.9.14, the first major release this year of the highly acclaimed children’s art software. Over the past nine months, steady progress has been made to improve Tux Paint and implement features requested by teachers and parents.

Tux Paint 0.9.14 introduces several new features, including a highly-anticipated, easy-to-use configuration tool for parents and teachers, and a multi-layered coloring book mode. Reflecting its international team and focus, Tux Paint is currently available in over 45 different languages.

Highlights at a Glance

New Features

Feature Improvements

Improved Multilingual Support

New 'Rubber Stamps'

Bugs Fixed

For a complete list of changes, see the Tux Paint change log and Tux Paint Stamps change log.

Obtaining Tux Paint 0.9.14

Tux Paint 0.9.14 can be downloaded over the Internet by visiting Source code and binary packages for various Linux distributions and Microsoft Windows are available.

Tux Paint is available at no cost and all source code, art and documentation is freely available under an Open Source license.

Supporting Tux Paint

Tux Paint has been supported through voluntary contributions of time and resources by over 80 individuals from around the world. To discover how you or your organization can join in and help support Tux Paint, visit the Help Tux Paint web page.

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Press Release by: William Kendrick

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