OMG! Ubuntu! http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk Ubuntu Linux News, Apps and Reviews Fri, 31 Oct 2014 02:18:10 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.0 Russia’s ‘Yandex Browser’ Launches First Linux Beta http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/russian-yandex-web-browser-linux-beta-release http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/russian-yandex-web-browser-linux-beta-release#comments Fri, 31 Oct 2014 01:50:58 +0000 http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/?p=95064 yandex-tileYou don't need to be Russian to have heard of Yandex, the country's leading search engine, but you will need to speak the language to use its branded web browser, which has just launched in beta on Linux.

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LibreOffice 4.3.3 Released with 62 Bug Fixes http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/libreoffice-4-3-3-released-62-bug-fixes http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/libreoffice-4-3-3-released-62-bug-fixes#comments Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:24:56 +0000 http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/?p=95044 libreoffice tileA new minor release of the hugely popular open-source office suite LibreOffice has been made available for immediate download.

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Humble Indie Bundle 13 Marks Over 100 Games Brought to Linux http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/humble-indie-bundle-13-marks-100th-game-brought-linux http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/humble-indie-bundle-13-marks-100th-game-brought-linux#comments Tue, 28 Oct 2014 23:54:58 +0000 http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/?p=95028 humble-indie-bundle-13Humble Indie Bundle 13 is here and marks the Humble Bundle's 100th game brought to Linux!

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How to Install and Setup ‘My Weather Indicator’ in Ubuntu 14.10 http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/install-weather-indicator-ubuntu-14-10 http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/install-weather-indicator-ubuntu-14-10#comments Tue, 28 Oct 2014 12:18:42 +0000 http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/?p=94978 weatherThere's no drought of ways to be kept abreast of the weather on the Ubuntu desktop and My Weather Indicator is one of the best.

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Ubuntu Survey Results Show Unity, Heron’s and Dual-Boots Are Popular http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/ubuntu-10-years-user-survey-results http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/ubuntu-10-years-user-survey-results#comments Sun, 26 Oct 2014 22:48:12 +0000 http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/?p=94671 survey-resultsOne week and 15,000 responses later, the results of our Ubuntu at 10 Reader Survey are finally ready to serve up. And they make for some fascinating mid-morning coffee-break reading.

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Here We Go Again: Ubuntu 15.04 Now Open for Development http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/ubuntu-15-04-vivid-vervet-opens-development http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/ubuntu-15-04-vivid-vervet-opens-development#comments Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:06:21 +0000 http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/?p=94952 1504Barely 24 hours after the Utopic Unicorn finally bolted from the stable stable, Ubuntu 15.04 has opened its doors for development.

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Have You Upgraded to Ubuntu 14.10 ‘Utopic Unicorn’? (Poll) http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/upgraded-ubuntu-14-10 http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/upgraded-ubuntu-14-10#comments Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:12:59 +0000 http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/?p=94945 unicornThe final stable release of Ubuntu 14.10 is now available — but do you plan to upgrade? That's the question we're asking in this poll.

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7 Things to Do After Installing Ubuntu 14.10 Utopic Unicorn http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/7-things-to-do-after-installing-ubuntu-14-10-utopic-unicorn http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/7-things-to-do-after-installing-ubuntu-14-10-utopic-unicorn#comments Fri, 24 Oct 2014 01:37:59 +0000 http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/?p=94697 thingsAfter you’ve installed or upgraded to Ubuntu 14.10, known by its codename ‘Utopic Unicorn’, there are a few things you should do to get it up and running in tip-top shape.

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How to Upgrade Ubuntu 14.04 LTS to Ubuntu 14.10 http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/upgrade-ubuntu-14-04-to-14-10 http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/upgrade-ubuntu-14-04-to-14-10#comments Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:22:31 +0000 http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/?p=94924 software-and-updatesWondering how to upgrade Ubuntu 14.04 LTS to Ubuntu 14.10? Well, we're here to help.

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Ubuntu 14.10 Released, Ready to Download Now http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/ubuntu-14-10-release-download-now http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/ubuntu-14-10-release-download-now#comments Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:22:45 +0000 http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/?p=94869 download-now-tileAfter six months in the mix today marks the stable release of the latest version of Ubuntu.

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This is the name of Ubuntu 15.04 — And It’s Not Versatile Velociraptor http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/ubuntu-15-04-named-vivid-vervet http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/ubuntu-15-04-named-vivid-vervet#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:21:59 +0000 http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/?p=94858 vervetUbuntu 14.10 may not be out of the door yet, but attention is already turning to Ubuntu 15.04. Today it got its name: 'Vivid Vervet'.

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Are You an Ubuntu Expert? Take Our Quiz and Find Out! http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/ubuntu-at-ten-birthday-quiz http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/ubuntu-at-ten-birthday-quiz#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:51:57 +0000 http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/?p=94680 quiz-tileTest how hardy your Ubuntu know-how is by taking our trusty Ubuntu tenth birthday quiz. Will you be the Quantal Quetzal of quizzes?

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Firefox 33 Stable Rolls Out With Search Suggestions, OpenH264 Support http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/firefox-33-stable-download-linux http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/firefox-33-stable-download-linux#comments Tue, 14 Oct 2014 19:27:22 +0000 http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/?p=94771 Firefox BannerMozilla Firefox 33, the latest stable update to the widely popular open-source web browser, is now rolling out on Ubuntu.

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Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel! Arrives on Linux http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/borderlands-pre-sequel-linux-download http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/borderlands-pre-sequel-linux-download#comments Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:31:40 +0000 http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/?p=94646 borderlands logoToday marks the North American release of much-hyped AAA action title 'Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel!' — and yes, it's available on Linux.

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LXQt 0.8 Released With New Themes, Admin Tools and More http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/lxqt-0-8-stable-released-available-install-ubuntu http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/lxqt-0-8-stable-released-available-install-ubuntu#comments Tue, 14 Oct 2014 11:59:57 +0000 http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/?p=94779 lxqtLXQt 0.8.0 features a number of significant changes, fixes and performance improvements, including new themes and a set of new admin tools.

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Ten Years of Ubuntu — User Survey http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/ten-years-ubuntu-user-survey http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/ten-years-ubuntu-user-survey#comments Sun, 12 Oct 2014 18:27:09 +0000 http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/?p=94738 ubuntu-10Later this month Ubuntu will celebrate its 10th birthday, and to mark the occasion we're looking to find out more about what you think of it.

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PSA: Netflix Now Works On Ubuntu, No Hacks Required http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/psa-netflix-ubuntu-now-working-box http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/psa-netflix-ubuntu-now-working-box#comments Fri, 10 Oct 2014 10:18:19 +0000 http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/?p=94719 netflix logoNetflix is now available to watch on Ubuntu out of the box — no hacks, plugins or user-agent switching workaround required.

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Linux Kernel 3.17 Is Out With Plenty of New Features http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/linux-kernel-3-17-whats-new-improved http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/10/linux-kernel-3-17-whats-new-improved#comments Mon, 06 Oct 2014 01:05:17 +0000 http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/?p=94475 linux-3-17The latest stable release of the Linux kernel, 3.17, has been released. It brings a batch of GPU updates and enhanced hardware support.

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