Fun Racing Game SuperTuxKart Hits 0.8 Release

SuperTuxKart (STK), a free, Mario Kart-like arcade racing game available for Linux, Windows and Mac OSX, has been updated to version 0.8.The game is very fun, featuring mascots such as Tux, Mozilla, Pidgin, Gimp (Wilber), and others, with more installable via addons (see the Addons menu inside the game) and it can be played with [...]

Foobnix Music Player Gets New Ubuntu PPA

A quick update for our Ubuntu readers using Foobnix: the player has a new PPA, so remove the old one and add ppa:foobnix-team/foobnix-player instead.For those not familiar with Foobnix, this is a very interesting music player available for Linux, Windows, Mac OSX and even Android that comes with a clean design and can play formats [...]

XBMC Media Center 12.0 Beta 1 Released With Raspberry PI And Android Support

XBMC Media Center, a free, open source digital media hub and HTPC (Home theatre PC) software has reached version 12.0 beta 1.  Besides new features and improvements, the latest XBMC 12.0 beta 1 codenamed “Frodo” is now available on some new platforms like Raspberry PI or Android.Here’s what’s new in the latest XBMC 12.0 beta [...]

Clementine Music Player 1.1 Available For Download

Clementine, a cross-platform music player inspired by Amarok 1.4, has reached version 1.1, getting podcast support with gpodder.net integration, modbar support along with other new features.Clementine already had support for quite a few online services, such as Grooveshark, Spotify, Last.fm, Icecast, Jamendo, Magnature and others, and even more were added in the latest Clementine 1.1.: [...]

VirtualBox 4.2.0 Released With Support For Drag’n’drop From Host To Linux Guests, More

After a beta and four release candidates, VirtualBox 4.2.0 (stable) has been released today, bringing support to start VMs during system boot on Linux, experimental support for drag’n’drop from the host to Linux guests, improved Windows 8 support and more.Changes in VirtualBox 4.2.0:Improved Windows 8 support, in particular many 3D-related fixesGUI: VM groupsGUI: expert mode [...]

Cross-Platform RTS Game 0 A.D. Hits Alpha 11

The eleventh alpha version of 0 A.D. has been released by Wildfire Games yesterday. 0 A.D. is an open source, real-time strategy game that works on Linux, Windows and Mac OS X and features excellent graphics and sound but, since it’s in alpha, there are also some missing features like settings, multiplayer matchmaking service and [...]

3 Hidden Features In Firefox 15 You May Want To Enable

Firefox 15, which has been released a few days ago, comes with some cool features disabled by default: native PDF viewer, preferences in tab and click-to-play plugins.These features have been in testing for quite a while, but they are not 100% ready so they aren’t enabled by default and there are no options in the [...]

qBittorrent 3.0.0 Released

qBittorrent is a cross-platform BitTorrent client that comes with an integrated search engine, web interface, sequential download support, bandwidth scheduler, RSS support and other useful features.qBittorrent 3.0.0 was released yesterday, bringing improved performance and various optimizations along with some UI changes and new features:a new torrent addition dialogWebUI: support for adding multiple local torrents at [...]

Use Facebook From The Command Line With fbcmd

fbcmd is a cross-platform tool that lets you use Facebook from the command line. It supports posting a status, uploading photos, creating albums, listing profile information for friends, display events or your stream, share links and lots more.This little utility can be useful for those who want to quickly post a status on Facebook, upload [...]

LibreOffice 3.6 Available For Download

LibreOffice 3.6 has been released today with some interesting new features and improvements, such as a new CorelDRAW importer, improved auto-format function for tables in text documents, SmartArt import support, improved CVS import, PDF export with watermarking and more.Improvements in LibreOffice 3.6:Support for importing Office SmartArt PDF Export with Watermark option Added Word Count to [...]

Download VirtualBox 4.2 Beta 1

Oracle has released VirtualBox 4.2 beta 1 today, which includes some major improvements, like improved Windows 8 support, an expert mode for wizards, experimental support for drag’n’drop from the host to Linux guests and more.Changes in VirtualBox 4.2 beta 1:Improved Windows 8 support, in particular many 3D-related fixesGUI: VM groupsGUI: expert mode for wizardsGUI: allow [...]