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 […]

Brackets from Adobe: Open-Source Editor for Web Designers Review & Ubuntu Installation

Brackets is an open-source editor for web designers, developed by Adobe, with a wealth of features and a huge number of extensions, which can be installed in a few clicks, turning Brackets into a very powerful tool for web developers. Read more ….

What is good reference management software on Linux

Have you ever written a paper so long that you thought you would never see the end of it? If so, you know that the worst part is not dedicating hours on it, but rather that once you are done, you still have to order and format your references into a structured convention-following bibliography. Hopefully […]

US Navy’s First Autonomous Swarmboats Are Controlled with Ubuntu

The US Navy has unveiled a new type of autonomous vehicles, called Swarmboats. These are actually small patrol boats or unmanned surface vehicles (USV) and they seem to be controlled by using a weird combination of Windows 7 and Ubuntu. Read more ….

Netrunner Rolling 2014.09 review

Though they are all Linux distributions, Netrunner Rolling uses the pacman package management system from Arch Linux, while the standard version, the one that’s based on Kubuntu, uses APT, the Advanced Packaging Tool, from Debian. Read more ….

How-To: Install LXQt in Ubuntu 14.04 and 14.10

LXQt is designed to be the next-gen LXDE environment, using the Qt 5 libraries. LXQt is still under development, but a PPA is provided so you can try it in Ubuntu. Read more ….

Ubuntu 14.10 (Utopic Unicorn) Beta 2 Desktop Screenshots Tour

Ubuntu 14.10 (Utopic Unicorn) Beta 2 Desktop Screenshots Tour Read more ….

UbuTricks 14.10.08 Released with Support for 10 New Apps, Improved Interface

UbuTricks is a new program that helps you install the latest versions of several games and applications in Ubuntu. UbuTricks is a Zenity-based, graphical script with a simple interface. Although early in development, its aim is to create a simple, graphical way of installing updated applications in Ubuntu 14.04 and future releases. Read more ….

Open Source Photography Software “digiKam” Latest Version Available For Ubuntu 14.04/Linux Mint 17

digiKam is digital photo management application for specially designed for KDE desktop environment. Digital photo management program designed to import, organize, enhance, search and export your digital images to and from your computer. It provides a simple interface which makes importing and organizing digital photographs a “snap”. The photos are organized in albums which can […]

HackStation Theme & Ghost-Flat Icons For Ubuntu/Linux Mint (GTK, Gnome Shell, Cinnamon, Xfce)

Hackstation is theme pack released for Linux desktop, it contains HackStation theme which is based on boje-red and Ghost-Flat icons which are made using ACYL. It give dark, red, and white flavor to the desktop, many users always look for dark theme with good combination and I can say it looks perfect. HackStation theme is […]

Sigma Metro Icon Theme Gives Flavor of Windows To Linux Desktop

Sigma metro icons are created by Juan. This icon theme contains icons for the most of applications/folders/status/mime-types/others which are available for Linux, it is released under GNU General Public License. If you like the creator work then don’t forget to cheer them up by donating. This icon set is inspired by Windows 8 metro style […]