Deepin 2014 Final Version Has Been Released (Based on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS)

Deepin is a Linux distribution that aims to provide an elegant, user-friendly, safe and stable operating system for global users. Based on HTML5 technologies, Deepin team has developed a series of new special software, such as Deepin Desktop Environment, Deepin Music Player, DPlayer, Deepin Software Center etc.Deepin team has announced the availability of the final […]

Cinnamon Desktop Is Available For Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty/12.04 Precise (PPA)

Cinnamon is a GTK+-based desktop environment. It originally started as a fork of the GNOME Shell, which is a user interface and was initially developed by (and for) Linux Mint. Cinnamon provides many features, including: Desktop effects, including animations and transition effects; A movable panel equipped with a main menu, launchers, a window list and […]

Paint Like Advanced Paining Program “Pinta” Reached To Stable Version 1.5

Install Pinta Image Editor in Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty/14.10/13.10/13.04/12.10/12.04/Linux Mint 17/16/15/14/13/other Ubuntu derivativesPinta is an open-source, cross-platform bitmap image drawing and editing program inspired by Paint.NET which aims to work as an simpler, easier-to-use alternative to GIMP. It is easy to use multi-platform painting program. Pinta is lighter, powerful and simpler than open-source image editor GIMP. […]

SMPlayer reached to version 14.3.0, Install in Ubuntu/Linux Mint (PPA)

Install SMPlayer 14.3.0 with YouTube and Mplayer support in Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty/13.10 Saucy/Ubuntu 12.10/Ubuntu 12.04/Linux Mint 16/14/13 and other Ubuntu derivativesSmplayer is a complete media player for Windows and Linux. It uses the award-winning MPlayer as playback engine which is capable of playing most video and audio formats (avi, mkv, wmv, mp4, mpeg… see list). […]

uGet Download Manager version 1.10.4 got magnet link support, Install in Ubuntu/Linux Mint/other Ubuntu derivatives

Install uGet Download Manager in Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy/13.04 Raring/12.10 Quantal/12.04 Precise/Linux Mint 16/15/14/13/other Ubuntu DerivativesuGet (formerly called urlgfe) is a download manager. uGet is a very Powerful & Lightweight download manager application with a large inventory of features. uGet is an Open Source download manager application for GNU/Linux developed with GTK+. It allows you to […]

JDownloader for Ubuntu/Linux Mint/other Ubuntu derivatives

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 […]

Browse Internet as Nobody knows what you are doing, Simple SOCKS Proxy setup under Linux

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 […]

PlexyDesk offers lightweight widgets for Ubuntu/Linux Mint

Instal PlexyDesk widgets in Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty/13.10 Saucy/13.04 Raring/12.10 Quantal/12.04 Precise/Linux Mint 16/15/14/13/other Ubuntu derivativesAs you may know that KDE offers widgets for desktop and now Cinnamon offer too, but what about other desktops? So here comes PlexyDesk utility which offers lightweight widgets for desktop. PlexyDesk is a desktop extension which allows user organize and […]

Create Safe & Easy Shares Using Samba For Windows Machines

In the past I shared howto create samba share between Windows and Linux machines so both can read/write, and also shared a program called Nitroshare which allows to send/receive files between Linux/Mac/Windows without any complicated configurations. So this time I came up with another secure and easy method to share your data with network Windows […]

Install E17 GTK theme in Ubuntu/Linux Mint/other Ubuntu derivatives

Install E17 Gtk theme in Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty/13.10 Saucy/Linux Mint 16/other related Ubuntu derivatives (GTK)E17Gtk theme is specifically designed for E17 desktop environment, it is dark theme with sharp corners and it looks very fine. It’s metacity(borders) doesn’t work under GTK 3.8.x, so I replaced them with GnomishDark theme borders only for Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy. […]

Another Malys icons flavor UniWhite available for Ubuntu/Linux Mint

Install Malys-UniWhite icon set in Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty/13.10 Saucy/13.04 Raring/12.10 Quantal/12.04 Precise/Linux Mint 16/15/14/13/other Ubuntu derivativesUniwhite icon set is modified version of Malys-uniblue icon set. Malys had created two versions Uniblue and Uniblack for Linux but those doesn’t fit with dark themes, so desm0tes from deviantart moded this icon theme to light-grey color for dark […]

Orchis GTK theme designed by Moka Project team, Install in Ubuntu/Linux Mint

Install Orchis theme in Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty/13.10 Saucy/12.10 Quantal/12.04 Precise/Linux Mint 16/14/13/other related Ubuntu derivatives (GTK)Orchis GTK theme is designed by Moka Project team, they create high quality GTK3 themes for Linux and known as great theme designers. Orchis is also available in software center but it is recommended to use project PPA in order […]

New Beautiful icons set “Square” compatible with Gnome and KDE, Install in Ubuntu/Linux Mint

Install Square icon set in Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty/13.10 Saucy/13.04 Raring/12.10 Quantal/12.04 Precise/Linux Mint 16/15/14/13/other Ubuntu derivativesThere are plenty of cool icon sets available for Linux, But “Square” icon set which is new and just released few days back is new competitor of good looking icons. It is elegant, well polished and looks great with all […]

High-Delight and Hi-Light handcrafted icons updated, Install in Ubuntu/Linux Mint/other Ubuntu derivatives

Install High-Delight icons in Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty/13.10 Saucy/13.04 Raring/12.10 Quantal/12.04 Precise/Linux Mint 16/15/14/13/12/Any Ubuntu & Mint Version/ and Other Ubuntu DerivativesThese icons are designed by the same creator of Hi-Light icon set. Both are kind of similar in design but artwork is different for both sets. Developer rebuilt most of the icons in this version and […]

Mylo Xylo round icon theme for Ubuntu/Linux Mint/other Ubuntu derivatives

Install Mylo Xylo theme in Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty/13.10 Quantal/13.04 Raring/12.10 Quantal/12.04 Precise/Linux Mint 16/15/14/13/other Ubuntu derivativesMylo-Xylo icons are round colorful icons designed for Gnome desktop and based on All-black icon set. It is under development and should not expect it as complete icon set but creator mentioned that version 1.0 will be complete set. You […]

WineHQ 1.7.12 released, Install in Ubuntu/Linux Mint/other Ubuntu derivatives

Install Wine 1.7.12 in Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty/13.10 Saucy/13.04 Raring/12.10 Quantal/12.04 Precise/Linux Mint 16/15/14/13/and other Ubuntu derivativesWine lets you run Windows software on other operating systems. With Wine, you can install and run these applications just like you would in Windows. Wine enables Linux, Mac, FreeBSD, and Solaris users to run Windows applications without a copy […]

Unofficial Google Drive: Grive-Tools available for Ubuntu/Linux Mint/other Ubuntu derivatives [PPA]

Install Grive and Grive Tools in Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty/13.10 Saucy/13.04 Raring/12.10 Quantal/12.04 Precise/Linux Mint 16/15/14/13/other Ubuntu derivativesMonths back Pear OS developer created Syncdrive which was GUI for Grive, and its PPA was maintained by NoobsLab team. Unfortunately Pear OS has been sold and Syncdrive is no more supported, I received a lot of queries that […]

Emerald decorator and themes available for Ubuntu/Linux Mint via PPA

Install Emerald and themes (Pack, hoverglass, Avalon) in Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty/13.10 Saucy/13.04 Raring/12.10 Quantal/12.04 Precise/Linux Mint 16/15/14/13/other Ubuntu derivativesEmerald is a window decorator that allows for a wide variety of new looks to be added to application windows. Emerald project is a window decorator that provides the borders to your windows normally provided by Metacity […]

Xtreme Download Manager updated and fixed issues, Install in Ubuntu/Linux Mint/other Ubuntu derivatives

Install Xtreme Download Manager in Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy/Ubuntu 13.04 Raring/Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal/Ubuntu 12.04 Precise/10.04 Lucid/Linux Mint 16/15/14/13/9/and other Ubuntu derivativesWe previously shared mostly used download managers for Linux but xdman is another great download manager available. Xtreme download manager is very powerful utility that has ability to increase download speed up-to 500% (depend on connection), […]

Protect Your Data by Encrypting Drives/Files using TrueCrypt, Install in Ubuntu/Linux Mint via PPA

Install TrueCrypt in Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy/13.04 Raring/12.10 Quantal/12.04 Precise/Linux Mint 16/15/14/13/other Ubuntu derivativesTrueCrypt is an app that creates a virtual volume which is encrypted, and it allows user to keep private information safe. TrueCrypt for Ubuntu comes with the tray icon which displays on the panel. Installing the TrueCrypt isn’t necessary on the system you […]