Quickly Open Large PDF Files Even On Slow Machines With MuPDF

MuPDF is a small and fast PDF viewer that can quickly open large PDF files, even on slow computers.WebUpd8 reader David Reimer writes:Larger PDFs (such as those 20Mb+ ones available at Archive.org/details/texts) run miserably slowly in Evince, or about any other PDF reader/viewer I’ve tried in Ubuntu, to the point of being unusable. With MuPDF, [...]

qBittorrent 3.0.0 Released

qBittorrent is a cross-platform BitTorrent client that comes with an integrated search engine, web interface, sequential download support, bandwidth scheduler, RSS support and other useful features.qBittorrent 3.0.0 was released yesterday, bringing improved performance and various optimizations along with some UI changes and new features:a new torrent addition dialogWebUI: support for adding multiple local torrents at [...]

Use Facebook From The Command Line With fbcmd

fbcmd is a cross-platform tool that lets you use Facebook from the command line. It supports posting a status, uploading photos, creating albums, listing profile information for friends, display events or your stream, share links and lots more.This little utility can be useful for those who want to quickly post a status on Facebook, upload [...]

LibreOffice 3.6 Available For Download

LibreOffice 3.6 has been released today with some interesting new features and improvements, such as a new CorelDRAW importer, improved auto-format function for tables in text documents, SmartArt import support, improved CVS import, PDF export with watermarking and more.Improvements in LibreOffice 3.6:Support for importing Office SmartArt PDF Export with Watermark option Added Word Count to [...]

Download VirtualBox 4.2 Beta 1

Oracle has released VirtualBox 4.2 beta 1 today, which includes some major improvements, like improved Windows 8 support, an expert mode for wizards, experimental support for drag’n’drop from the host to Linux guests and more.Changes in VirtualBox 4.2 beta 1:Improved Windows 8 support, in particular many 3D-related fixesGUI: VM groupsGUI: expert mode for wizardsGUI: allow [...]