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Foliate Ebook Reader Picks Up Mobi & Amazon Kindle Support

The Foliate ebook reader app for Linux has added support for additional ebook formats, including those used by the Amazon Kindle. Now, I’m conscious that I’ve mentioned Foliate a lot recently. I generally don’t like […]

8 hours ago

Achievement Unlocked: RetroArch is Coming to Steam

Fans of retro (and not so retro) gaming will be pleased to hear that RetroArch is coming to Steam. Not familiar with RetroArch? It’s a user-friendly GUI that makes use of the libretro API. That […]

8 hours ago
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Microsoft Office Clone ‘SoftMaker Office 2018’ Sees Summer Update

A new update to SoftMaker Office 2018 is available to download. The popular Microsoft Office alternative supports Windows, macOS and Linux.

19 hours ago
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FreeOffice July Update Adds MS Office 2019 Support, Classic Interface Option

A major update to FreeOffice by SoftMaker, a gratis set of productivity apps modelled after Microsoft Office, is now available to download. Dubbed the “anniversary update”, the latest version of this office suite intros compatibility […]

Sunday

Pitivi Video Editor Gets Better Thanks to Google Summer of Code

The Pitivi video editor is getting some overdue attention as part of this year's Google Summer of Code 2019, such as an improved effects library.

Sunday
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Ubuntu 18.10 Reaches End of Life on July 18

Ubuntu 18.10 end of life arrives on July 18. Anyone using this version of Ubuntu beyond the EOL date will not get any further updates from Canonical.

Saturday
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A Brighter Future is Forecast for GNOME’s Weather App

A wave of usability improvements are on the horizon for the humble GNOME Weather app. The current version of the meteorological must-have might have made my list of the best weather apps for Ubuntu and […]

Friday

Kdenlive Video Editor Updated with More than 70 Bug Fixes

Kdenlive 19.04.3 is the final minor release to the popular Qt-based video editor. This point update features over 70 bug fixes and crash remedies.

Friday

Must Read: Ubuntu Now Offers the Latest Nvidia Graphics Drivers to LTS Users

You can now install the latest Nvidia drivers on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS thanks to an extension of the Linux distribution's Stable Release Update program.

Thursday
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Fedora is ‘Disabling’ the Snap Plugin for GNOME Software

Fedora's Richard Hughes has announced that Snap plugin for GNOME Software is to be 'disabled' in Fedora 31, the distro's next major release.

Thursday
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Firefox 68 Released with a Host of Minor Improvements

Mozilla Firefox 68 has arrived with the usual boatload of bug fixes and betterments in tow. The latest update to the super-popular open-source web browser is also available as a new Extended Support Release (ESR) […]

Wednesday
Foliate Ebook reader on Ubuntu

It’s Now Easier to Install the ‘Foliate’ ePub Reader on Ubuntu

I bring a welcome word to the bookworms amongst you wanting to try the Foliate eBook reader on Linux: it’s now available outside of Flathub. Foliate is a terrifically well-designed, well-built and well-featured GTK eBook […]

Wednesday