The team is proud to announce the release of LMDE 201403. Highlights: update pack 8; Cinnamon 2.0; MATE 1.6; latest Mint tools and improvements; support for EFI and GPT. If you’re new to LMDE, welcome to Linux Mint Debian! LMDE in brief: Linux Mint Debian Edition (LMDE) is a semi-rolling distribution based on Debian ‘Testing’; […]
A few days ago, Canonical pushed out the first beta edition of Ubuntu Linux version 14.04, the release of the open source operating system that will hit production mode this April. As a long-term support (LTS) release, the new OS will help define the face of Ubuntu for a long time to come. Content Classification: […]
Canonical hat ein von Qt Creator abgeleitetes SDK auf den Markt gebracht, das Support für diverse Spezifika von Ubuntu verspricht. Mehr Unterstützung und größere Verbreitung erhofft sich der Linux-Distributor nun durch zwei Entwickler-Events. Read more at H-online
As promised I’ve put together our first Bodhi Linux disc that is built on top of the upcoming Ubuntu 14.04 release. Keep in mind this is a very early image not intended for production machines. There will be issues. Read more ….
A Gnome Shell extension for switching between manual and automatic proxy settings. All you need to preset your manual and automatic proxy settings from the network manager, and, install the gnome shell extension “Proxy Switcher” from Gnome Shell extensions website. Before installation make sure the Gnome Shell integration is working fine with your web browser. […]
In today’s open source roundup: Ubuntu 14.04 beta 1 spin downloads and screenshots. Plus: The self-destructing Boeing Black Android phone, and 3D Linux printers. Read more ….
Install JDownloader in Ubuntu 14.04/13.10/13.04/12.10/12.04/Linux Mint 16/15/14/13/12/other Ubuntu derivativesJDownloader is free download manager written in Java and it’s cross-platform. Its developer community is very huge and trying to make it as easy and fast as possible. It allows user to start, stop or pause downloads, set bandwith limitations, auto-extract archives and much more. It offers […]
There are plenty of tools and services available to surf web as anonymous but most of them make your Internet speed slow and you may don’t have fast Internet. Proxies are known to surf web anonymously. Actually proxies act just like a filter between your device and rest of the web. I don’t use any […]
The team is proud to announce the release of LMDE 201403. Screenshots LMDE 201403 Cinnamon Edition LMDE 201403 MATE Edition Highlights Update Pack 8 Cinnamon 2.0 MATE 1.6 Latest Mint tools and improvements Support for EFI and GPT If you’re new to LMDE, welcome to Linux Mint Debian! Important links Known problems Changelog LMDE in […]
Lubuntu 14.04 Beta 1 is available. Lubuntu is a fast, lightweight and energy-saving variant of Ubuntu using the LXDE (Lightweight X11 Desktop Environment) desktop. It is intended to have low-resource system requirements and is designed primarily for netbooks, mobile devices and older PCs. Read more ….
Although the Head Up Display (HUD) will remain the default, Canonical will be bringing back the local menus as an option. Read more ….
Not unlike Hunter S. Thompson’s drug-addled road trip to Las Vegas to cover the Mint 500 figuring out intellectual property in technology is a wild ride. I thought about this for a while and since I am not a lawyer (IANAL) especially not one of the caliber of Dr. Gonzo’s sidekick lawyer Raoul Duke so […]
Numix is a beautiful theme for Plank dock launcher. The color of this theme looks appropriate with “Name of the Doctor” wallpaper color, which is designed by Namix team as well. Check the installation instructions and Download links for “Numix” Plank theme and “Name of the Doctor” wallpaper down below. Download “Name of the Doctor” […]
The Xperience UI is a proof of concept developed for a Nitrux built OS, and if it will ever be brought to fruition, it will probably be one of the most beautiful desktops around.Most Linux desktop can be easily recognized by the members of the community and even if some people manage to get the operating system to look interesting, the Nitrux Xperience UI concept is absolutely gorgeous.Nitrux developers are mostly known for the icon packs and for a few other endeavors, …
The following tutorial will teach all Linux users how to securely wipe the free space of a hard disk drive (HDD), solid disk drive (SSD) or USB flash drive, making it impossible for anyone to recover deleted files. In case you didn’t know, when you delete a file from your system, even from Trash, it will disappear and can’t be found anywhere on the filesystem. However, that file is not actually gone, it resides in the free space of your disk drive and can s…
Great download managers are not a common occurrence on the Linux platform, but there are a few that have amazing features and uGet is one of them.When people thing about download managers on the Linux platform, they usually imagine something in a terminal. For the most part they are right. There are a lot of download managers that work in a terminal and are very good at what they are doing, but sometime you just need a friendly GUI on top. uGet is a very powerful downlo…
More and more people are looking towards the release of Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr) as the natural Windows XP replacement, so we’ll try to present the pros and cons for this decision.A lot of Windows XP users are looking to make a change after their operating system will cease to receive security updates from Microsoft, in April. Like most people who are migrating to Linux, they have a lot of questions about various aspects, regarding its use and its capabilities. The …
Ubuntu GNOME 14.04 LTS Beta 1 (Trusty Tahr) has been released alongside the other flavors, Kubuntu, Xubuntu, and Edubuntu. This is not a large update, if we compare it with the previous Alpha release, but it does feature some important updates. Even if it doesn’t seem from the release notes the Ubuntu GNOME 14.04 LTS Beta 1 (Trusty Tahr) is a very important release, you have to keep in mind that this is the first Long Term Support version for Ubuntu GNOME and they have to do …
It turns out that Wayland won’t be enabled by default in GNOME 3.12, as the developers hoped, and it will have to be pushed back until the GNOME 3.14 launch.The implementation of Wayland in GNOME 3.12 has been proposed a long time ago and for while everyone believed it would be ready just in time. GNOME Shell, Mutter and all the other components got support for Wayland, but there are still too many problems left.“GNOME 3.12 / Wayland will still be preview. T…
PCMan is one of the most lightweight file manager for many Linux distributions. PCManFM comes as the default file manager for LXDE “Lightweight X11 desktop environment”. LXDE developers official announced the release of PCMan 1.2.0 file manager and “libfm 1.2.0 core library for PCManFM” with many new improvements and tons of bug fixes since the […]