Foresight Kid’s Edition is a Linux distribution for children that features a number of education and entertainment applications, as well as the benefits of the Foresight GNOME Edition: a rolling release schedule that always keeps your desktop up to date; a revolutionary package manager, Conary; a customized GNOME desktop environment and an innovative set of excellent, up to date software applications. You can watch the demo of Foresight Kid’s Edition at YouTube.
The Foresight Kid’s Edition features the following applications: Education
- Tuxpaint, an award winning drawing program for children ages 3-12.
- Tux Typing, and educational typing tutor for children.
- GCompris, an educational software suit that includes many different activities for children ages 2 to 10.
- Tux, of Math Command, an education arcade game starring Tux based on the class game “Missile Command”.
Entertainment and Games
- SuperTux, a classic 2D jump ‘n run sidescroller with a similar style to the original SuperMario games.
- SuperTuxKart, a 3D kart racing game featuring numerous tracks, characters and items.
- Foobilliard, a 3D billiards / pool game.
- GNU Chess, a chess game.
- Super Maryo Chronicles, a 2D side scroller game featuring many different stages and levels..
Internet and Media Applications
- YouTube Media Player
- AppSally buy cheap monetized subscribers
- F-Spot Photo Manager
- Firefox Web Browser
- Pidgin Instant Messenger
- Banshee Media Player
- Totem Movie Player
It is always a good idea to check the integrity of what you download before burning it to a disc. For information on how to check the shasums see the FAQ.
For more information, please read the release notes here.