Ambiance & Radiance Themes for Gnome Shell, Install in Ubuntu/Linux Mint

Ambiance and Radiance GTK themes are default in Ubuntu operating system, so guy from gnome-look.org created these themes also for Gnome Shell. Using these themes two extensions made compatible with Dash-to-Dock and Frippery-Move-Clock, other extensions may or may not compatible with these themes. Ambiance & Radiance themes are compatible with Gnome Shell 3.12/3.10 version. You […]

Ubuntu gets closer to debut in Meizu MX4 phone

The Ubuntu project announced a stable build for Ubuntu Touch phones, a week after Meizu tipped an Ubuntu version of the Meizu MX4 phone due in December. Read more ….

Will the iPhone 6 drive some manufacturers out of the Android market?

In today’s Android roundup: The iPhone 6 may be the final nail in the coffin of some Android manufacturers. Plus: How to run Android apps in Ubuntu, and a review of Sony’s Xperia Z3 phone. Read more ….

Native Netflix, Ts’o on Systemd, and Fedora 21 Alpha a GO

In today’s Linux news OMG!Ubuntu! is reporting that Netflix is coming to Linux, this time natively. Jack Germain reviews Opera 12.16. Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols talks to Theodore Ts’o about systemd. A preview of new Kmail show radical redesign. And finally today, Fedora 21 Alpha was approved for release! In our top story tonight OMG!Ubuntu! is […]

How to install Joomla on Ubuntu 14.04

How to install Joomla on Ubuntu 14.04
This document describes how to install and configure Joomla on Ubuntu 14.04. Joomla is an immensely popular and award-winning open source Content Management System (CMS) that enables users to build websites an…

Wasteland 2 Officially Released

After 2,5 years of development, Wasteland 2, a single player post-apocalyptic RPG developed and published by inXile Entertainment, was released today and is available for Linux, Windows and Mac OS X on GOG.com, Steam or Humble Bundle Store.Wasteland 2 is the direct sequel to 1988’s Wasteland RPG, which is considered to be the inspiration behind […]

The Cloud is Paying Off for Red Hat, as it Moves to Acquire FeedHenry

Red Hat posted strong quarterly results on Thursday that beat Wall Street’s expectations, and a big part of the news was that the company is starting to see meaningful revenue from its many initiatives surrounding the OpenStack cloud computing platform. If things go according to the company’s playbook, it will start to draw recurring revenue […]

Tesora Delivers OpenStack Database-as-a-Service for Enterprises

As the OpenStack cloud computing arena grows, a whole ecosystem of tools is growing along with it. Tesora, the leading contributor to the OpenStack Trove open source project, is out this week with what it is billing as the first enterprise-ready, commercial implementation of OpenStack Trove database as a service (DBaaS). Tesora also recently announced […]

Gamepad Keyboard/Mouse Mapping App `AntiMicro` Sees New Release

AntiMicro 2.6 was released recently, getting two new turbo modes, an option to invoke the Game Controller mapping window from command line as well as experimental uinput support.For those not familiar with AntiMicro, this is an application that can be used to map keyboard and mouse buttons to gamepad buttons, useful for playing games with […]

Debian und Ubuntu schließen Lücken im Paketmanager

Im Paketmanager Apt der Linux-Distributionen klafften mehrere Lücken, die unter Umständen das Installieren von Paketen mit falscher Signatur erlaubt hätten. Diese sind nun mit einem Update geschlossen worden. Read more at H-online

How to install Arch Linux the easy way with Evo/Lution

The one who ventures into an install of Arch Linux and has only experienced installing Linux with Ubuntu or Mint is in for a steep learning curve. The number of people giving up halfway is probably higher than the ones that pull it through. Arch Linux is somewhat cult in the way that you may call […]

Call For nominations for the LoCo Council

As you may know the LoCo council members are set with a two years term, due this situation we are facing the difficult task of replacing Bhavani. A special thanks to Bhavani for all of the great contributions he had made while serving with us on the LoCo Council. So with that in mind, we […]

Ubuntu Touch/Phone Reaches Its First RTM Image

The first image of Ubuntu Touch has been declared as ready for “release to manufacturing” after much work by Canonical… Read more at Phoronix

Short Stack: Mickos speaks out, what’s driving OpenStack popularity and OpenStack in a rack

This was a busy week in OpenStack especially around the HP-Eucalyptus deal. In fact, this very week, Eucalyptus CEO Marten Mickos had his first post-deal public appearance. We also look what’s driving OpenStack popularity (it has a broad constituency that’s for sure) and the all-new OpenStack in a Rack from Ubuntu and AMD. Read more […]

Ubuntu: 2319-3: OpenJDK 7 update

This update provides stability updates for OpenJDK 7. Read more ….

Install Owncloud on Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty Tahr)

Install Owncloud on Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty Tahr). ownCloud provides a safe, secure, and compliant file synchronization and sharing solution on servers that you control. Read more ….

OpenMediaVault 1.0 review

The latest version, a milestone release, is OpenMediaVault 1.0. It is based on Debian 7 and uses that distribution’s ncurses installer, just like Ubuntu server. Read more ….

Ozon OS “Hydrogen” Alpha Available For Testing

Numix Project and Nitrux S.A. released Ozon OS “Hydrogen” alpha yesterday. Ozon OS Ozon OS “Hydrogen” alpha is based on Fedora 20 and it uses GNOME Shell and Gnome apps by default, customized with various extensions. The newly released alpha is aimed at developers and ships with only part of the Atom Shell: Atom Dock, […]

Popcorn Time 0.3.3 Released With Support External Media Players And Chromecast, More

Popcorn Time 0.3.3 was released today and it comes with quite a few new features, including support for external players such as VLC, XBMC, MPlayer, mpv and others, Chromecast and Airplay support, 3 new themes and more.As a reminder, Popcorn Time is an open source Netflix-style torrent streaming application for Linux, Windows and Mac. The […]

Keyboard Modifiers State indicator For Ubuntu: Xkbmod Indicator

Unity doesn’t ship with a keyboard modifiers state indicator by default, so Abdellah Chelli has recently created such an indicator, called Xkbmod Indicator, useful for users with disabilities who need use sticky keys.Xkbmod Indicator indicates the state of the following modifier keys: Shift, Caps Lock, Ctrl, Alt, Num Lock, Super and AltGr (and locked AltGr; […]