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  • Ubuntu Wallpaper Contest Closes, These Are Our 8 Faves

    29 August 2014, 1:25 pm by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    Put your lens caps on, your stylus down, unplug your Wacom tablets and step away from the GIMP: the Ubuntu 14.10 Wallpaper Contest is now over. The post Ubuntu Wallpaper Contest Closes, These Are Our 8 Faves first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
  • First Beta for Ubuntu 14.10 Flavors Released

    28 August 2014, 5:37 pm by: Sam Tran

    The family of Ubuntu flavors have released their first Ubuntu 14.10 Utopic Unicorn beta. The post First Beta for Ubuntu 14.10 Flavors Released first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
  • This Ubuntu Installer Bug Wipes Your Disk Without You Realising

    28 August 2014, 9:29 am by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    Installing any operating system, Linux or otherwise, is never risk-free. But according to user reports, a long-standing bug in Ubuntu's official installer is making unexpected issues a little too expected.…
  • 100 Bugs Fixed in Latest LibreOffice 4.3.1 Release

    28 August 2014, 8:16 am by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    The Document Foundation (TDF) has announced the release of LibreOffice 4.3.1, the first minor update to the July release of version 4.3. The post 100 Bugs Fixed in Latest LibreOffice 4.3.1 Release first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
  • GIMP 2.8.14 Released — Here’s How to Install it on Ubuntu

    26 August 2014, 10:03 am by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    A new update to the popular open-source Photoshop alternative The GIMP is now available for download. The post GIMP 2.8.14 Released — Here’s How to Install it on Ubuntu first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
  • Huawei Say Tizen Has ‘No Chance’, No Demand for Windows Phone

    25 August 2014, 10:01 am by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    Electronics company Huawei has stuck the boot into the Linux-based Tizen OS, claiming that it has 'no chance' of becoming a success. The post Huawei Say Tizen Has ‘No Chance’, No Demand for Windows Phone first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
  • Looking for a Simplenote Linux App? One Could Be On The Way

    25 August 2014, 8:08 am by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    Looking for a Simplenote Linux app? An official client could be on the way — but only if community developers skilled enough get involved. The post Looking for a Simplenote Linux App? One Could Be On The Way first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
  • Viber Linux App Features Now Match Windows, Mac Clients

    22 August 2014, 7:55 am by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    Popular voice and messaging service Viber has remembered it has a Linux app, issuing the first update to it in almost a year. The post Viber Linux App Features Now Match Windows, Mac Clients first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
  • Munich Council: LiMux Demise Has Been Greatly Exaggerated

    21 August 2014, 10:37 am by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    A Munich city council spokesman has attempted to clarify the reasons behind its plan to re-examine the role of open-source software in local government IT systems.…
  • Latest Bundle Stars’ Promo Adds Guacamelee!, Space Farmers for Linux

    21 August 2014, 9:46 am by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    If Humble Bundle's latest pack has left you wanting check out rivals Bundle Stars, whose latest promo offers a set of Tux-friendly titles. The post Latest Bundle Stars’ Promo Adds Guacamelee!, Space Farmers for Linux first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
  • How To Install MATE Desktop on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

    20 August 2014, 1:08 pm by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    Interest is growing in Ubuntu MATE Remix and the benefits it offers over stock Ubuntu. But how can you try it out? Through a PPA, of course. The post How To Install MATE Desktop on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
  • Humble Bundle Jumbo 2 Launches With 7 Games

    19 August 2014, 3:54 pm by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    Wallets at the ready: there's a new Humble Bundle in town, and it's Jumbo sized, offering up DRM-free version of Deadlight among its titles. The post Humble Bundle Jumbo 2 Launches With 7 Games first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
  • Ubuntu MATE Remix Seeks Official Spin Status

    19 August 2014, 10:51 am by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    A custom spin of Ubuntu using the GNOME 2-based MATE desktop environment by default is looking to gain official spin status from Canonical. The post Ubuntu MATE Remix Seeks Official Spin Status first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
  • Is Munich City About to Switch Back to Windows from Linux?

    19 August 2014, 8:11 am by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    Munich's much vaunted migration to Linux could be about to unravel, sending the city back into the fee-driven bosom of Microsoft. The post Is Munich City About to Switch Back to Windows from Linux? first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
  • Script Kiddies: Mario Party Meets Sever Hacking

    18 August 2014, 12:19 pm by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    Script Kiddies is a hacking game looking to create just as much fun as open source tools and assets for the community. The post Script Kiddies: Mario Party Meets Sever Hacking first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
  • Shutter 0.93 Improves Dropbox Support, Fixes Public Links

    18 August 2014, 7:14 am by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    Improved Dropbox integration is among the many improvements featuring in the latest release of popular screenshot tool Shutter. The post Shutter 0.93 Improves Dropbox Support, Fixes Public Links first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
  • The Justice League of Linux: If Distros Were Superheroes

    17 August 2014, 11:39 am by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    If Ubuntu-based Linux distributions were comic book superheroes, who would be what and why? That's the question I've been mulling over for the last half hour. The post The Justice League of Linux: If Distros Were Superheroes first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
  • Ubuntu Phone Improves Scope Access With Slick New Gesture

    15 August 2014, 8:20 am by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    Managing Scopes on Ubuntu for Phones will soon be easier thanks to new 'bottom edge' gestures and features being introduced to dev builds. The post Ubuntu Phone Improves Scope Access With Slick New Gesture first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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