Category: Linux

Install Yarock Music Player on Linux Ubuntu

Install Yarock music player on Linux Ubuntu. Yarock is a music player in c++/Qt designed to provide a clean, simple and beautiful music collection based on album coverart. Yarock is a modern looking music player, packed with features, that doesn’t depend on any specific desktop environment. …

Rhythmbox 3.4.2 Released, How to Install it via PPA

Rhythmbox, Ubuntu’s default music playing application, got a new release update after a year of development. Besides removing visualization plugin, Rhythmbox 3.4.2 features responsiveness improvements during media player sync, better network buffering when crossfading is enabled, and various bug-fixes (or feature request) including: Critical Assertion Errors …

Installing Timeshift into Linux Mint 18.2 non-BTRFS

In a previous article it was stated that the next version of Linux Mint would include a piece of software called Timeshift, a very popular and powerful backup utility. However, currently Timeshift is not included with Linux Mint, and so an article about how to install …

Yarock 1.2.0 Released! How to Install it via PPA

Yarock, a Qt music player designed to provide a clean music collection based on album cover art, reached 1.2.0 release a few hours ago. It has been one year since the last update of Yarock music player. And Yarock 1.2.0 features: Configurable custom cover art size …

Visual Studio Code 1.17 Adds Mac OS Touch Bar Support

Visual studio code reached the 1.17 release a day ago with Mac OS touch bar support, and some performance improvements. VS Code 1.17 features: Mac OS Touch Bar actions for navigation and debugging. Folding now supports region markers. Terminal rendering is up to 45 times faster …

4 Best Linux PDF Editors

Brief: It is not an easy task to find a good PDF editor for Linux. But we still tried to create a list of PDF editing tools in Linux for you. Linux systems do not come with a default PDF editor. If you are in need …

How to Change Login Screen Background in Ubuntu 17.10

Boring with the default purple login screen background in Ubuntu 17.10? Well, here’s how to make a change by hacking the css file. Ubuntu 17.10 switches to Gnome 3 Desktop and GDM display manager. Although there are options to change desktop wallpaper and lock screen background …

Install Geary Email Client in Ubuntu 17.04

Install Geary Email Client in Ubuntu 17.04. Geary is an email application for Linux Ubuntu, built around conversations, for the GNOME 3 desktop. It allows you to read, find and send email with a straightforward, modern interface. Features Quick email account setup Shows related messages together …

Krita 3.3.0 Released! How to Install it in Ubuntu

Digital painting software Krita 3.3.0 was released recently with important changes. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 17.04, Ubuntu 17.10. Krita 3.3.0 release highlights: Supports the n-trig pen for Windows 8+ in Surface, Dell, HP, and Acer laptops (enable it in tablet settings). …

Mailspring is a Powerful New Open Source Email App

Mailspring is a new free, open-source mail client for Windows, macOS and Linux. It’s a fork of the Nylas mail client but with a native C++ sync engine, fewer dependencies, and vastly improved performance. Earlier this year we shared word that Nylas Mail is dead. The …

Raw image processor RawTherapee 5.3 released (How-to install)

RawTherapee, an open-source cross-platform raw image processing program, reached the 5.3 release a few days ago with new features, performance improvements and numerous bug-fixes. RawTherapee 5.3 release highlights: CIECAM02 enhanced with control over the scene and viewing conditions. CIECAM02-friendly “Average Surround” color theme and L* middle …