Desktop scriptwriting software Celtx is officially Fin. The open-source Final Draft rival now only offers a web-based app for writers to use.
This post, Scriptwriting App Celtx Desktop Officially Discontinued, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Did you know that you can watch YouTube videos on the Ubuntu desktop without using a web browser? Chances are you did, but it's taken me a while to notice it!
This post, How To Use Totem Video Player to Watch YouTube Videos, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Deepin envy is a condition afflicting Linux users who like the look of Deepin Linux’s apps, but don’t want to switch entire distro to use then. And there’s finally a cure: Snaps. Snap apps allow applications to bundle in all of their dependencies, which makes it easy for apps that typically rely on a certain set of […]
This post, Rock On: Deepin Music is Now Available as a Snap App on Ubuntu, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Mesa 17.0.2 backports can now be installed from the Ubuntu X Swat Updates PPA on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS & 16.10, giving users with the latest stable mesa release.
This post, The Easy Way to Install Mesa 17.0.2 on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
If you’re looking for a dual-pane file manager available for Linux (or macOS or Windows) look no further than fman. fman (sic) is pitched as “modern file manager for power users”. It has a clean design, runs quickly, and its functionality can be extended through plugins. While it is unlikely to prove a compelling lure to users reliant on Nautilus, Thunar […]
I'm late; I've only just come across the Gemini PDA crowdfunder on IndieGoGo, which launched at the start of this month. And boy am I in love.
This post, Gemini PDA is a 5.7-inch, 10-Core PDA That Runs Android & Linux, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Are you a KDE user of Telegram CLI? If so, OMG! reader Alessandro Longo has something you might want to use. He’s mailed in to link to a small service menu he’s written for the KDE Dolphin file manager. It’s aim? To make sending files from your KDE desktop to your Telegram buddies a little quicker. […]
This post, Telegram CLI User? Here’s a File Sending Script for Dolphin, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Every GNOME Shell user will visit the official GNOME Shell Extensions website at least once. And if those users do so this weekend they’ll notice a small difference as the GNOME Shell Extensions website is sporting a minor redesign. This online repo plays host to a stack of terrific add-ons that add additional features and tweak existing ones. From weather […]
A shiny new version of open-source video editor Flowblade is available for download — and it come with a pair of nifty new editing tools.
This post, Flowblade Video Editor 1.12 Released, Adds 2 New Tools, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Arriving alongside Ubuntu 17.04 Beta release are new beta builds from the rest of the Ubuntu family, including Xubuntu and Ubuntu Budgie.
This post, They’re Here: Ubuntu 17.04 Beta 2 Flavours Available to Download, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Ubuntu 17.04 Beta 2 is available to download. The release is the first formal development snapshot of the Ubuntu 17.04, and it gives testers and early adopters the chance to kick the tyres on the next major Ubuntu release ahead of its debut next month. Other Ubuntu flavors, including Ubuntu MATE and Xubuntu, which have made prior alpha and beta releases […]
This post, The Ubuntu 17.04 Beta Is Now Available to Download, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
By now you’re probably well aware that a new update to the GNOME desktop has been released — and if you’re not, where’ve you been?! GNOME 3.24 features a number of neat new features, welcome improvements, and important advances, most of which we’ve documented in blog posts during the course of this week. But reading about […]
This graph represents Google search volume for Ubuntu (the OS) from 2004 until now, 2017. Looking at the image it us hard to not conclude one thing: that interest in Ubuntu has peaked. But has it? I think there are a couple of possible reasons why people Google for information on or about Ubuntu less than they used to. And most of those reasons are actually […]
f you’re the only Linux gamer to not own the super rad Rocket League, here’s your chance as it's included in the latest Bundle Stars offer.
This post, Dominator Bundle Includes Rocket League, Starts from $1, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Hurrah! GNOME 3.24 is now available to download. The latest stable release of the open-source GNOME desktop, GNOME 3.24 brings a number of new features and improvements to the proverbial table, including one that might even help you sleep better! 6 months in development and comprising of 28,459 changes, GNOME 3.24 is the 33rd release of the popular open-source […]