Don't worry; Canonical isn't branching out to launch a range of adhesive bandages for cracked screens.
This post, Ubuntu Phone Band-aids Are Bitesize Bugs That YOU Can Help Fix, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
I don’t own a ThinkPad, but I know that a lot of you do. A reader who doesn’t wish to be credited pinged us a link to a set of scripts that claim to “fix” touchpad and trackpad issues on ThinkPad laptops running Ubuntu. Without a ThinkPad of my own I cannot attest how well these scripts […]
This post, Scripts to ‘Fix’ ThinkPad Touchpad Issues on Ubuntu, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
'Clevo Indicator' is a small panel-based applet that allows Clevo laptop owners running Ubuntu to monitor and control their CPU fan speed.
This post, Control Fan Speed on Clevo Laptops With This Indicator Applet, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
It’s been said before and will be said again – it’s not so much that people hate gaming in Linux, it’s that there’s nothing to play in Linux. E3 2016 promises to be the year it all changes, the year in which a golden age of Linux gaming seizes the globe with near indecent fervour. There’s […]
Unicode 9.0 support has been added to the (awesome) EmojiOne Font. This nifty SVG-in-OT font lets Linux users see and use full color emoji on Linux desktops, including Ubuntu. Version 1.2 of EmojiOne Font fully supports the 72 new pictograms added in Unicode 9.0. Among them you’ll find: Not everyone likes, gets or understands emoji — and that’s fine. But if you do, […]
This post, Linux Color Emoji Font Adds 72 New Unicode 9.0 Emoji, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
VLC Chromecast support is on the way, and VideoLAN developer JB Kempf has a progress update on the streaming media feature in VLC 3.0.
This post, It’s Official: VLC 3.0 Will Get Chromecast Support, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Quick Reddit is a free, open-source indicator applet for the Ubuntu desktop that can fetch and display a list of posts from a specified Subreddit.
This post, Quick Reddit — Monitor Your Fave Subreddit from the Ubuntu Desktop, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
The design team as Canonical has responded to concerns raised in the community about the design of the Ubuntu Web Browser icon.
This post, Canonical Respond to Web Browser App Icon Brouhaha, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Nautilus is to add batch renaming in GNOME 3.22. The feature lets you rename multiple files at the same time, something the current version doesn't support.
This post, Linux Users Left Stunned As Nautilus ADDS a New Feature, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
This post will show you how to install Steam on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. Now, before you say it, I know. You’re reading this with a slightly egregious look on your face because, after all, it’s easy to install Steam on Ubuntu, right? Perhaps not as easy as it could be. You asked for this guide Since Xenial’s […]
Want to help test a new version of Ubuntu Software? Will Cooke, Ubuntu desktop manager, posted a call for testing on his Google+ page, where he explains: “Before we push this in to proposed for Xenial, we’re looking for people to play with a new release of Software for Ubuntu. There have been a lot of changes […]
Firefox 47 is now available to download — but don’t expect too much excitement. As with most releases since the switch the a rapid release schedule the latest release of Mozilla Firefox brings a modest collection of iterative changes. Tweaks and fixes that you won’t leave you sitting in a damp patch of giddy abandon, but […]
Screencloud is a great screenshot tool for the Linux desktop, but it's not available for Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. In this post we show you how to force install it.
This post, How To Get Nifty Screenshot Tool ‘Screencloud’ Running on Ubuntu 16.04, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
The Unity 7 desktop in Ubuntu does not come with a ‘do not disturb’ feature by default. Ubuntu desktop notification can keep you notified of many things, from a track change in Rhythmbox to new e-mail in Thunderbird, or pending software updates. But they can also be a distraction. In this post we’ll show you how […]
We show you how to install the latest version of the popular Arc GTK theme on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.
This post, How to Install the Latest Arc GTK Theme on Ubuntu 16.04, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Nautilus is the default Ubuntu file manager for good reason: it is feature-filled and easy-to-use — but do you know how to navigate it like a ninja using the keyboard?
This post, 9 Nautilus Keyboard Shortcuts Everyone Should Know, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.