Sun 4:34pm By Joey Sneddon
We show you how to install the latest GIMP development release on Ubuntu. This lets you experience all the new features coming in GIMP 2.10 nice and early.…
Sun 3:56pm By Joey Sneddon
The GIMP is our favorite image editing app for Linux, and this year it’s set to get even better. The development team behind the hugely popular open-source project this week shared word about ‘what’s next for GIMP‘ in 2017. Included are details on…
Sun 10:27am By Joey Sneddon
Canonical engineer Ted Gould has put the case for Ubuntu Phone, arguing that mobile carriers will appreciate the 'flexibility' to bundle apps and services.…
Fri 7:45pm By Joey Sneddon
VidCutter is a free open-source app that you can use to trim video, cut video and join video clips quickly, without needing to re-encode them.…
Fri 8:01am By Joey Sneddon
Opera Software debuted an all-new concept browser called Opera Neon yesterday. Neon is fast, blingy, and a little bit gimmicky, but does some neat new stuff that has gotten a lot of people quite excited. Sadly, Neon wasn’t made available to download on…
Thu 7:58pm By Joey Sneddon
Two popular messaging services have rolled out updates to their desktop apps today, and we figured we'd combine news of both in one post.…
Thu 2:56pm By Joey Sneddon
Last August Canonical shared design mockups of a new, converged Terminal app it wants to offer on its new Unity 8 desktop. Now the app exists. The current development version is not perfect, polished or feature complete, but it is looking more like…
Thu 10:57am By Joey Sneddon
Opera has debuted a new “concept browser” called Opera Neon — but before you get too excited it’s not yet available for Linux. Opera Neon is built on the same (Chromium-based) core as the regular version of Opera, but is drastically different in…
Wed 8:52pm By Joey Sneddon
It is crazy how fast — and how drastically — tastes change. The desktop screencast in the video player aboves my Ubuntu 8.10 desktop as it looked back in 2008, in all its gaudy over-glossed glory. AWN? Check. Screenlets? Check. Compiz cube?…
Wed 5:27pm By Joey Sneddon
Now that Ubuntu Budgie is an official Ubuntu flavor we're excited to see what developers plan to do this cycle — but could that mean a new logo?
This post, Does Ubuntu Budgie Need a New Logo?, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Wed 12:52pm By Joey Sneddon
Unity low graphics mode on Ubuntu will soon be easier to enable thanks to a new option added to the Unity Control Center app.a…
Wed 9:58am By Joey Sneddon
Gaming group chats on Linux just levelled up — an official, stable desktop Discord Linux app is now available to download.
This post, Discord for Linux Goes Stable, Is Available to Download Now, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Wed 8:10am By Joey Sneddon
A new version of the cross-platform hackable Atom text editor has been released.
This post, Hackable Open-Source Text Editor Atom 1.13 Released, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Tue 7:13pm By Joey Sneddon
Dell love Linux. That’s not a bit of marketing fluff designed to look good writ large on a conference banner, but actual, tangible fact. Today the company announced the immediate availability of the Dell Precision 3520 mobile workstation (that’s…
Tue 3:21pm By Joey Sneddon
A new version of open-source 2D animation software Synfig Studio is available to download. Synfig 1.2.0 ships with a new rendering engine built from the ground up with ‘optimization’ in mind. The rewrite also introduces an ‘advanced task-based…
Jan 10, 2017, 6:50 am By Joey Sneddon
We look as some of the best music player apps for Ubuntu, from feature-filled music managers to others that are lightweight and simple to use.
This post, 6 Of The Best Music Players for Ubuntu, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Jan 8, 2017, 1:37 pm By Joey Sneddon
Meet the GPD Pocket, a high-spec 7-inch laptop that the device's makers say will be available to buy pre-loaded with Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.
This post, Meet the GPD Pocket, a 7-inch Ubuntu Laptop, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Jan 8, 2017, 9:55 am By Joey Sneddon
I didn't want to write this post but a lot of people are raging at us for writing an article we didn't. So, join me as I go through we actually wrote, line-by-line.…