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  • Firefox 31 Arrives With New Tab Search Box and Malware Scanning

    22 July 2014, 8:29 am by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    A new stable release of Mozilla Firefox, version 31, has been made available for download, and contains a modest set of changes. The post Firefox 31 Arrives With New Tab Search Box and Malware Scanning first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
  • The Native Dropbox Linux Client Debuts New Qt Interface

    20 July 2014, 2:00 pm by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    The latest experimental build of the native Dropbox Linux client has debuted with an all new Qt interface. The post The Native Dropbox Linux Client Debuts New Qt Interface first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
  • Linus Torvalds’ Workspace Is Nothing Like I Imagined (Video)

    18 July 2014, 10:41 am by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    If you've ever found yourself wondering what sort of workspace environment the creator of Linux works from, it's your lucky day. The post Linus Torvalds’ Workspace Is Nothing Like I Imagined (Video) first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
  • Atraci Turns YouTube Into a Desktop Music Player for Linux

    18 July 2014, 9:15 am by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    YouTube is one of the biggest libraries of music on the web, with an estimated 60 million songs covering virtually every genre, artist and album imaginable. Better yet, it works everywhere and is free.  Atraci is a new open-source desktop media player…
  • Time to Upgrade: Ubuntu 13.10 Support Ends Today

    17 July 2014, 6:01 am by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    It's had a fair old run, but after 9 months basking in the sun today marks the end of official support for Ubuntu 13.10 'Saucy Salamander'. The post Time to Upgrade: Ubuntu 13.10 Support Ends Today first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
  • Why Spotify Ditching Debian for Ubuntu Offers Opportunities for All

    16 July 2014, 9:35 am by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    One of the world's most popular music streaming services has migrated almost 5000 of its servers to Ubuntu. The post Why Spotify Ditching Debian for Ubuntu Offers Opportunities for All first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
  • 5 Simple Ways To Make Cinnamon Feel at Home on Ubuntu

    15 July 2014, 3:28 pm by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    The latest release of the popular Cinnamon desktop environment is once again available for Ubuntu users to install. Here's how to make it rock. The post 5 Simple Ways To Make Cinnamon Feel at Home on Ubuntu first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
  • KDE Plasma 5 Arrives with Fresh New Look, True Convergence

    15 July 2014, 10:58 am by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    KDE has announced the first release of Plasma 5, a major reworking of the KDE desktop. The post KDE Plasma 5 Arrives with Fresh New Look, True Convergence first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
  • ‘Simple Dock’ GNOME Shell Extension Puts Your Fave Apps On The Desktop

    13 July 2014, 10:03 am by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    Simple Dock is a GNOME Shell extension that puts a handy application launcher and task switch right where you can see it: on the desktop. The post ‘Simple Dock’ GNOME Shell Extension Puts Your Fave Apps On The Desktop first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
  • Need Microsoft Office on Ubuntu? Install the Official Web Apps

    11 July 2014, 8:26 am by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    It's not everyone's cup of joe, but Microsoft Office and its family of finicky file formats are a mainstay of many working and educational environments — for better or worse.…
  • How to Install Lightweight Budgie Desktop in Ubuntu 14.04

    9 July 2014, 3:37 am by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    If you follow us over on Twitter you may have caught a glimpse of a screenshot we shared recently, along with the invitation to name the desktop environment pictured.…
  • LG G3 Style ‘All In One Circle’ Conky Theme

    8 July 2014, 8:04 pm by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    With a near limitless variety of custom-made themes available for it, Conky has always been one of the best ways to add a splash of personality to any humdrum Linux desktop.…
  • How to Install Cinnamon from a PPA on Ubuntu 14.04

    8 July 2014, 2:14 pm by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    Last month saw consternation for fans of the 'Cinnamon' desktop, as the pseudo-official PPA providing stable builds on Ubuntu was unexpectedly retired, but a new PPA is here to save the day.…
  • KDE Frameworks 5 Sees First Stable Release

    7 July 2014, 7:41 pm by: Sam Tran

    The release of Frameworks 5 represents three years of work to update KDE's libraries to Qt 5 and to separate the KDE Platform into modularised frameworks. The post KDE Frameworks 5 Sees First Stable Release first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
  • Switching to Linux Saved Munich City Tens of Millions

    7 July 2014, 11:09 am by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    It may have taken the best part of a decade, but the City of Munich says its decision to switch to open-source software has saved an estimated ten million Euros. The post Switching to Linux Saved Munich City Tens of Millions first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
  • First Alpha of Moonlight Desktop Environment Now Available for Testing

    7 July 2014, 7:15 am by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    The first alpha of new modular Qt5 desktop environment 'Moonlight' has been released — despite the current shortcomings it looks promising. The post First Alpha of Moonlight Desktop Environment Now Available for Testing first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
  • Linux Distro ‘Deepin 2014′ Now Available for Download

    6 July 2014, 8:13 am by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    After months of testing the first stable release of Ubuntu-based Linux distro Deepin (previously known as 'Linux Deepin') is now available for download. The post Linux Distro ‘Deepin 2014′ Now Available for Download first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
  • Suru Icon Pack Brings a Touch of Ubuntu Phone to Android

    4 July 2014, 5:01 pm by: Joey-Elijah Sneddon

    If you're looking to give your Android device an "ooh" makeover, check out the free Suru Android icons pack from Moka. The post Suru Icon Pack Brings a Touch of Ubuntu Phone to Android first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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