Author: billy24

Android Studio 3.0 Released! How to Install it in Ubuntu

Android Studio reached the new major 3.0 release. Here’s how to install it in Ubunu 14.04, Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 17.10. Android Studio 3.0 features: Ability to develop apps with Kotlin, a newer programming language designed to interoperate with existing Java code An SDK for creating Instant …

Enable Minimize Application Window on Click in Ubuntu 17.10

‘Minimize on click’, click application icon on left panel to minimize the focused application window, is a great convenience in Ubuntu for the left panel. However, both ‘Settings’ and ‘Gnome Tweaks’ utilities do not have an option for this in Ubuntu 17.10 Gnome Shell. Fortunately, there …

Install RetroArch easily via Snap in Ubuntu 16.04 & Higher

RetroArch now has official snap packages to make it easy to install it in 64-bit and/or armhf versions of Ubuntu 16.04 and higher. RetroArch is a front-end for emulators, game engines and media players that designed to be fast, lightweight, portable and without dependencies. It enables …

What is WinSAT Command in Windows

  WinSAT, short for Windows System Assessment Tool, is a Windows built-in command line tool that benchmarks various components of a Windows PC. It was first introduced in Windows Vista and is included on with any new version of Windows ever since, including Windows 10. The …

Is My Computer Compatible with Windows Mixed Reality

  Windows Mixed Reality makes its debut in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, providing a new wide range of epic experiences to Windows users. Whether it’s an immersive and casual game, a 360º video, or a live sports or concert event, you can always find yourself …

How to Upgrade to Ubuntu 17.10 from Ubuntu 17.04 Desktop

Ubuntu 17.10 Artful Aardvark will be released soon today. Here’s how you can upgrade from the Ubuntu 17.04 desktop. Ubuntu 17.10 replaces Unity with Gnome Shell as its default desktop environment. It’s powered by 4.13 Kernel and runs Gnome on Wayland by default. Xorg is also …

MESA 17.2.2 Is Now Available for Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

The latest release of Mesa graphics library 17.2.2 is now available for users of Ubuntu 16.04 to install via PPA. Mesa 17.2.2 is a bug-fix release for the 17.2 series. It was released two weeks ago and finally available in the “Ubuntu-X” team PPA for Ubuntu …

Twitter launches Video Website Card ads for businesses

Twitter is introducing a new video ad format today designed to help brands raise awareness and drive traffic to their websites and other online properties. The Video Website Card, which has been in limited beta with some advertisers for several months already, is an extension of …