Don’t want third-party searches in Dash? Completely Disable Internet Searches in Ubuntu Dash

Ubuntu got Dash online search feature since ’12.10 Quantal’ version and in Linux community many of us has criticized Canonical Ltd on this step. Most of the people think that Canonical spy on users using online searches.When Ubuntu 13.10 Raring was released, Canonical’s David Callé has dropped a line on this Google+ post that ‘The […]

Curlew Multi-Converter updated to version 1.21, Install in Ubuntu/Linux Mint

Install Curlew Multi Converter in Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty/13.10 Saucy/13.04 Raring/12.10 Quantal/12.04 Precise/11.10 Oneiric/10.04 Lucid/Linux Mint 16/15/14/13/12/9/and other Ubuntu based DistributionsCurlew is multi-converter tool, it is based on ffmpeg. Curlew is easy to use, free and open-source multimedia converter for Linux. Curlew converter can convert to over 117 different formats. Curlew written in python and GTK3 […]

LightZone opensource digital darkroom program for Ubuntu/Linux Mint/other Ubuntu derivatives

Install LightZone opensource digital darkroom program 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 derivativesLightZone is image manipulation digital darkroom application which is available for cross-platform Linux, Windows and Mac, that includes RAW processing and editing. LightZone allows user to build up a stack of tools which can be rearranged, readjusted, turned […]

Panacea Themes Suite for Ubuntu/Linux Mint (Gnome Shell + Gtk)

Install Panacea Themes Suite for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty/13.10 Saucy/13.04 Raring/Linux Mint 16/15/14 and other Ubuntu derivatives (Gnome Shell + Gtk + Xfce)Panacea themes suite is designed by the-panacea-projects, this suite is specially made for Gnome Shell + Gtk and it has theme for Xfce, and almost works with all desktops. This suite themes uses Unico and Murrine […]

Slidewall Live Wallpaper Application, Install in Ubuntu/Linux Mint

Install Slidewall live wallpaper utility in Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty/13.10 Saucy/13.04 Raring/Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal/Ubuntu 12.04 Precise/Linux Mint 16/15/14/13/and other Ubuntu derivativesSlidewall is an application to make slideshow wallpapers. It’s written in python, it returns Ubuntu-compatible xml files and also provides a minimal wallpaper changing daemon for gnome 3. Slidewall is an wallpaper changer for Unity and Gnome […]

Install ‘LightDM’ Display Manager in Linux Mint 16 Petra

Install Lightdm Display Manager in Linux Mint 16 ‘Petra’LightDM is an X display manager that aims to be light, fast, extensible and multi-desktop. LightDM is a cross-desktop display manager that aims is to be the standard display manager for the X.org X server. The most user visible aspect of the display manager is the login […]

Linux Mint Driver Manager and Device Driver Manager available via PPA, Install in Ubuntu/Linux Mint

Install Device Driver Manager 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 related Ubuntu derivativesDevice Driver Manager is developed by Schoelje, and this tool to help users installing third-party hardware drivers. Currently Nvidia, Intel, ATI, VIA and Broadcom drivers can be installed and allows to install the PAE kernel for multi-core 32-bit […]

PlayonLinux 4.2.2 available for Ubuntu/Linux Mint/other Ubuntu derivatives via PPA

Install Playonlinux in Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty/13.10 Saucy/13.04 Raring/12.10 Quantal/12.04 Precise/Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric/11.04/Linux Mint 16/15/14/13/12/11/and other Ubuntu derivativesPlayOnLinux is a piece of software which allows you to easily install and use numerous apps and games designed to run with Microsoft Windows. Few apps and games are compatible with GNU/Linux at the moment and it certainly is […]

Record Audio from System/Microphone/Applications with ‘Audio Recorder’, Available for Ubuntu/Linux Mint

Install Audio Recorder program in Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy/13.04 Raring/12.10 Quantal/12.04 Precise/11.10/11.04/10.04 Lucid/Linux Mint 16/15/14/13/12/11/9/other Ubuntu derivativesAudio Recorder is an amazing audio recording program, this small tool allows user to record audio from microphones, webcams, system sound card, media player or web browser & etc. It can save recording in various formats listed: Ogg, Mp3, Flac, […]

Simple Screen Recorder for Ubuntu/Linux Mint/Other Ubuntu derivatives

Install Simple Screen Recorder in Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy/13.04 Raring/12.10 Quantal/12.04 Precise/Linux Mint 16/15/14/13/Other Ubuntu derivativesSimpleScreenRecorder is desktop recorder tool to record games or programs on Linux desktop, it is developed by Maarten Baert and his aim was to develop a program that could fulfill all desktop recorder needs. The program isn’t really simple as its […]

Nuvola Player reached to version 2.3.0, Install in Ubuntu/Linux Mint/Other Ubuntu derivatives

Install Nuvola Player 2.3.0 in Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy/13.04 Raring/12.10 Quantal/12.04 Precise/Linux Mint 16/15/14/13/and other Ubuntu derivativesNuvola Player runs a web interface of cloud music services in its own window and provides integration with a Linux desktop (multimedia keys, system tray, media player applets, dock menu, notifications and more).Nuvola Player is an open-source project licensed under […]

Install KDE 4.12 in Ubuntu/Linux Mint/other Ubuntu derivatives

Install KDE 4.12 SC(Software Compilation) in Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy/Ubuntu 12.04 Precise/Linux Mint 16/13 and KDE 4.11.3 in Ubuntu 13.04 Raring/Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal/Linux Mint 15/14/ and other Ubuntu derivativesKDE is an international team co-operating on development and distribution of Free, Open Source Software for desktop and portable computing. Our community has developed a wide variety of applications […]

Whisker Menu with search function for Xfce, Install in Ubuntu/Linux Mint/other Ubuntu derivatives

Install Whisker Menu with search function for Xfce 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 derivativesWhisker Menu is alternative launcher designed for Xfce desktop environment. It is very light and perform fast search all installed applications. It also allows user to browse all installed applications by going to categories on the […]

Linux Mint Driver Manager updated to latest version, Install in Ubuntu via PPA

Install Linux Mint ‘Driver Manager’ in Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty/13.10 Saucy/13.04 Raring/12.10 Quantal/and other related Ubuntu derivativesLinux Mint 15 had Driver Manager for the first time which is developed by Linux Mint team. Mint-Drivers relies on the same Ubuntu driver manager back-end and works the same way as software-properties-gtk. It just looks a bit better than […]

SunFlower Dual Pane File Manager Alternative to Nautilus, Install in Ubuntu/Linux Mint

Install SunFlower Twin-Panel File Manager in Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy/13.04 Raring/12.10 Quantal/12.04 Precise/11.10 Oneiric/10.04 Lucid/Linux Mint 16/15/14/13/12/9/and other Ubuntu DerivativesSunflower is Open Source, twin panel, small and highly customizable File Manager for Linux with plugins support. Sunflower main purpose is to create powerful and easy use of file manager. Sunflower is developed in python language. Currently […]

A new look for LightDM, Install LightDM GTK+ Greeter in Ubuntu via PPA

Install LightDM GTK+ Greeter in Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty/13.10 Saucy/13.04 Raring/12.10 Quantal and If you have installed LightDM in Linux Mint 16/15/14LightDM Gtk+ Greeter used in Lubuntu, it is light-wright interface, the LightDM GTK+ Greeter provides Linux users a quick, reliable, and accessible login screen. With refreshed attention to detail and consideration for accessibility, this is […]

Install XBMC 12.3 version in Ubuntu/Linux Mint/other Ubuntu derivatives

Install XBMC 12.3 Frodo in Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy/13.04 Raring/12.10 Quantal/12.04 Precise/11.10 Oneiric/Linux Mint 16/15/14/13/12 and Previous XBMC version in Previous Ubuntu versionsXBMC is an award-winning free and open source (GPL) software media player and entertainment hub for digital media. XBMC is available for Linux, OSX, and Windows. Created in 2003 by a group of like […]

Minty themes (pack) and Pistachio theme for Ubuntu/Linux Mint/Other Ubuntu derivatives (GTK + Xfce + Cinnamon)

Minty themes (pack) and Pistachio theme for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty/13.10 Saucy/13.04 Raring/Linux Mint 16/15/and other related Ubuntu derivatives (GTK + Xfce + Cinnamon)Minty, Minty-V2 and Pistachio themes are based on Linux Mint themes and these are modified by Brahimsalem, MintyGreen theme is based on Minty-V2 theme and it is modified by AustinTexas. Minty-V2 and MintyGreen uses Windows […]

Compass icons sees new release, Install in Ubuntu/Linux Mint/other Ubuntu derivatives

Install Compass icon set in Ubuntu 14.04/13.10/13.04/12.10/12.04/Linux Mint 16/15/14/13 and other Ubuntu derivativesCompass icon set is alternative of nitrux icons, nitrux icon set is also created by same guy. Actually creator had mind to create this icon set more like iOS 7 icons. These icons are in squared shape, well designed and colorful with minimal […]

Darktable 1.4 version released, Install in Ubuntu/Linux Mint/other Ubuntu derivatives (Photography App)

Install Darktable 1.4 in Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy/13.04 Raring/12.10 Quantal/12.04 Precise/Linux Mint 16/15/14/13 and other Ubuntu derivativesDarktable is an open source photography workflow application and RAW developer. A virtual lighttable and darkroom for photographers. It manages your digital negatives in a database, lets you view them through a zoomable lighttable and enables you to develop raw images and enhance […]