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Which Apps Would You Like to See as Snaps?

Which applications would you like to see made available as Snap? That’s the question being asked by the Snapcraft community who work on the technology. “What’s the killer app for you that you wish was a snap install away, automatically updated and always fresh?”, asks a …

Apricity OS Devs Pull Plug on Project

MacOS look-alike Linux distribution Apricity OS has been discontinued. As of now, even the website is not accessible anymore. On May 6th, the developers of the Apricity distro posted a message stating that they were ending the project. The note said: Like all good things, Apricity …

How to Install VLC 2.2.5 in Ubuntu 16.04, 14.04

VLC media player 2.2.5 was released recently with a great number of improvements. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 14.04, and Ubuntu 16.04. It has been almost one year since the last VLC 2.2.4 was released on June 2016. VLC 2.2.5 features: Fix green line …

LibreOffice 5.3.3 Released – Install LibreOffice On Ubuntu

LibreOffice 5.3.3 Released. Install LibreOffice office suite for Linux Ubuntu Systems. LibreOffice is a powerful office suite – its clean interface and feature-rich tools help you unleash your creativity and enhance your productivity. LibreOffice includes several applications that make it the most powerful Free and Open …

GIMP 2.8.22 Released with Various Fixes [Ubuntu PPA]

GIMP, The GNU Image Manipulation Program, got another maintenance release for the 2.8 series a few hours ago with drawing performance improvement and 10 years old CVE bug fixed. GIMP 2.8.22 release highlights: improve drawing performance in single window mode, especially with pixmap themes Fix CVE …

Ubuntu 17.04 (Zesty Zapus) Available For Download

Ubuntu 17.04 has been released. The new version brings updated applications and various under-the-hood improvements, along with bug fixes. As expected, Compiz and Unity have only received minor improvements and bug fixes. On the other hand, Ubuntu 17.04 includes the GNOME 3.24 stack for the most …

New KDE Connect Indicator Ubuntu / Linux Mint PPA

The KDE Connect Indicator (fork) PPA maintainer is not available any more, and I was asked to create a new PPA. Since I’m a KDE Connect Indicator user myself, I couldn’t say no, so I created a new KDE Connect Indicator PPA, which provides packages for …

Polo Is An Interesting New GTK3 File Manager (Beta)

Developed by Tony George, who’s also behind other fairly popular applications such as Selene Media Converter, TimeShift backup tool, and more, Polo is only available for users who donate for now. The stable release will be available for all users, however, those who donate will get …