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 […]

TopFeed: A Fancy Feed Widget For Your Ubuntu Desktop

TopFeed is a new smart feed widget that lets you stay up to date with your favorite websites by displaying the latest news on your Ubuntu desktop.The application presets all the feed items in a single column and tries to move what it thinks are the more important news to the top of the widget. […]

Desktop Screenlets for Ubuntu/Linux Mint/other Ubuntu derivatives

Install ScreenLets 0.1.7 in Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy/Ubuntu 13.04 Raring/Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal/Ubuntu 12.04 Precise/Linux Mint 15/14/13/other Ubuntu derivativesScreenlets are mini-applications (widgets) you can use on your desktop to “improve the usability and eye-candy of the modern composited Linux-desktop”. The “Screenlets” application is used to run and display these widgets on your desktop.The goal of the Screenlets […]

Conky Manager Gets New Options, 4 New Themes

Conky Manager, a graphical font-end for managing Conky configuration files, has been updated to version 1.2 yesterday, getting 4 new Conky configurations / themes, as well as some new options.Changes in Conky Manager 1.2:new option to change the time format (12hr/24hr);new option to change the network interface (WiFi/LAN);new application icon;a “Show Desktop” button has been […]

How To Use Your Own Weather Services API Key With `My Weather Indicator`

My Weather Indicator on top panel + widget`My Weather Indicator` is an Ubuntu AppIndicator which displays the current weather in the top panel. The application comes with many features, including weather forecast, a cool forecast map and even desktop widgets.Because of API limitations, Wunderground and World Weather Online didn’t work properly in My Weather Indicator […]