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How to Install Cinnamon from a PPA on Ubuntu 14.04

Tuesday 8th of July 2014 06:14:00 PM

Last month saw consternation for fans of the 'Cinnamon' desktop, as the pseudo-official PPA providing stable builds on Ubuntu was unexpectedly retired, but a new PPA is here to save the day.

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KDE Frameworks 5 Sees First Stable Release

Monday 7th of July 2014 11:41:39 PM

The release of Frameworks 5 represents three years of work to update KDE's libraries to Qt 5 and to separate the KDE Platform into modularised frameworks.

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Switching to Linux Saved Munich City Tens of Millions

Monday 7th of July 2014 03:09:39 PM

It may have taken the best part of a decade, but the City of Munich says its decision to switch to open-source software has saved an estimated ten million Euros.

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First Alpha of Moonlight Desktop Environment Now Available for Testing

Monday 7th of July 2014 11:15:37 AM

The first alpha of new modular Qt5 desktop environment 'Moonlight' has been released — despite the current shortcomings it looks promising.

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Linux Distro ‘Deepin 2014′ Now Available for Download

Sunday 6th of July 2014 12:13:22 PM

After months of testing the first stable release of Ubuntu-based Linux distro Deepin (previously known as 'Linux Deepin') is now available for download.

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Suru Icon Pack Brings a Touch of Ubuntu Phone to Android

Friday 4th of July 2014 09:01:07 PM

If you're looking to give your Android device an "ooh" makeover, check out the free Suru Android icons pack from Moka.

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Is Windows 9 Planned Convergence Feature Similar to Ubuntu?

Friday 4th of July 2014 02:00:37 PM

New rumours suggest that Microsoft's upcoming Windows 9 release will adapt its user interface to suit the type of hardware it's running on.

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Ubuntu Touch Apps Pass 100k Downloads Despite No Phones on Sale

Thursday 3rd of July 2014 05:11:12 PM

More than 100,000 apps have been downloaded from the Ubuntu for devices software store, despite physical hardware running the OS yet to go on sale.

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