Budgie Desktop Now Can Be Install On Ubuntu 14.04/14.10/Linux Mint 17

Budgie is default desktop environment of the Evolve OS Linux distribution, and it is Evolve OS project. Budgie desktop is designed for modern user, it focuses on minimal, elegance, and simple desktop. The main point of this Budgie desktop is that it’s not forked from any other project but rather one written from scratch with […]

How to Install Kchmviewer 7.1 in Ubuntu 14.04

Although the CHM format is not used anymore very much, and even less on Linux, there are still documents and help files which may need a dedicated application for opening these files. Kchmviewer is one of them, and it has recently been updated to version 7.1. Read more ….

PeaZip 5.5 Overview & Ubuntu Installation

The latest version of PeaZip, release 5.5, a powerful, open-source file archiver and compression tool, shipped today with new features for the backend, the file manager, and the extraction and archiving tools. Read more ….

DigiKam 4.4.0 Review & Ubuntu Installation

DigiKam is a free, open-source, full-fledged photo manager that blends well in KDE, and comes with very powerful tools for organizing and manipulating photographs. Read more ….

FlightGear 3.2 Ships with 5 New Aircraft, Countless Features Ubuntu Installation

FlightGear is a free, open-source flight simulator that comes with over 400 aircraft, worldwide scenery, multi-player environment, detailed sky and aircraft modeling, and a powerful scripting language. Read more ….

How to create and use Python CGI scripts

Have you ever wanted to create a webpage or process user input from a web-based form using Python? These tasks can be accomplished through the use of Python CGI (Common Gateway Interface) scripts with an Apache web server. CGI scripts are called by a web server when a user requests a particular URL or interacts […]

MS Project Alternative “RationalPlan Single” Project Management Software Is Now Available For Free

RationalPlan is an alternative product to Microsoft Project, it is project management software that follows the general recommended guidelines from project management domain. This software is available for Linux, Mac OS, and Windows. The aim of this software to help project managers to complete their projects within time and budget, to make the process of […]

How to Install MariaDB in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

MariaDB is a Open Source database Server & It is 100 % compatible with MySQL, drop-in replacement to MySQL database server. Read more ….

0 A.D. Alpha 17 – Big Changes, Speed Up Ubuntu Installation

0 A.D. is a free, open-source real-time strategy game which takes place approximately between 500 B.C. and 500 A.D., with beautiful 3D graphics, 12 different civilizations, and a gamestyle which is very similar to the one of Age of Empires, but also incorporating new elements as well. Read more ….

Who wants Ubuntu anyway?

In this weeks news roundup, I look at the results from a poll to see whether people are looking forward to Ubuntu 14.10. In addition which is the best Linux distro and 5 shell commands you should never run. Read more ….

Limoo Image Viewer Based On Qt5 Framework Available for Ubuntu/Linux Mint

There are many image viewer available for Linux desktop but here is another lightweight image viewer based on Qt5 framework. Limoo image viewer is lightweight, simple, modern image viewer designed for Linux desktop in sialan labs. It is created using Qt5 and QML 2.0 technologies, available for Linux & OS X, and released under General […]

Halloween the curse or buggy software?

As explained in a previous post, lots of updates occured especially dealing with rpm. And here we go. We are facing at the moment some nasty issues in installer. The graphical part of the installer is just crashing due to … Continue reading

Linux Top 3: CAINE 6, VyOS 1.1 and 4MLinux 10

CAINE which is an acronym for Computer Aided INvestigative Environment is not out with its 6.0 release. CAINE is built on top of Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and used the MATE desktop envionment. CAINE is focussed on providing forensic investigation tools. Among the tools that CAINE provides is the Volatility Memory Forensics platform to examine system […]

Install Ganglia on Ubuntu 14.04 Server (Trusty Tahr)

Install Ganglia on Ubuntu 14.04 Server (Trusty Tahr). Ganglia is a scalable distributed monitoring system for high-performance computing systems such as clusters and Grids. Read more ….

Easy Netflix on Linux

It’s that easy. Just open Chrome, go to Netflix, open up an account (if you don’t already have one) and voila!, in no time at all you can be catching up on all of the episodes of Burn Notice and The Shield that you might’ve missed in over-the-air syndication (oh yeah, I also refuse to […]

Linux Mint 17 Cinnamon Installation Guide with Screenshots

Linux Mint is a Linux based desktop level operating system for the home users and companies can use it at no cost and which is as efficient, easy to use, and elegant as possible. Read more ….

Ubuntu can now stream Netflix videos via Chrome

Canonical announced official support for streaming Netflix videos on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, 14.04 LTS, and later, using Google’s Chrome browser v37 and later. “Thanks to recent efforts at Netflix and Canonical, Ubuntu now supports watching Netflix with Chrome version 37,” stated Canonical in a blog post today. “Chrome is available to all Ubuntu users with […]

QMPlay2 Overview – Fresh Qt-Based Movie Player Ubuntu Installation

QMPlay2 is a video player that uses ffmpeg and is written in Qt4, and it is similar in some ways with the popular SMPlayer application. QMPlay2 has some really neat features and an interface which I found to be particularly complete, yet pretty compact. Read more ….

Sigram: A Telegram Client for Debain/Ubuntu/Linux Mint

Telegram is like SMS and email combined – fast, versatile and powerful. It is cross-platform app available for Android, Linux, Windows, Mac, and Windows Phone. You can send messages, photos, videos and files of any type (doc, zip, mp3, etc) to people who are in your phone contacts and have Telegram. You can also create […]

Kaqaz Multi-Platform Notes Manager Application For Debian/Ubuntu/Linux Mint

Kaqaz is free multi-platform notes manager application and it is open-source software released user GPLv3 license, it is more like a theory; a theory on which much time has been spent in Sialan Lab to be designed and implemented. Developing this application some modern technologies have been used such as AndroidAPI-19, OpenGL-3, etc. Kaqaz focus […]