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A Quick Look at GNOME Shell 3.34 Theme Improvements

The default GNOME Shell theme has been given a raft of improvements. GNOME’s design team has worked on bringing the shell theme back in sync with the default Adwaita GTK theme, which was dramatically revamped […]

7 mins ago
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Snappy Now Lets You Install Multiple Versions of the Same Snap App

Developers will now find it easier to install multiple versions of the same Snap app on the same system. Snappy, the cross-distro app packaging and distribution format, has gained a new, albeit experimental “parallel install” […]

1 hour ago
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Linux Mint Vs Windows 10 Speed Test [Infographic]

Is Linux Mint faster than Windows 10 when run on the same laptop, launching the same apps? Check out the results of these speed tests to find out!

23 hours ago
Arc Menu Extension

Arc Menu Extension Now Lets You Pin Your Fave Apps to the Sidebar

If you’re a fan of the Arc menu extension for GNOME Shell you may be interested to hear that an update is on the way. A new version of the traditional-style app menu, which is […]

Tuesday
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Must Read: Ubuntu Confirms It’s Dropping All 32-bit Support Going Forward

Ubuntu has confirmed plans to drop all support for 32-bit (i386) systems going forward, beginning with the upcoming Ubuntu 19.10 release.

Tuesday
apps

App Release Roundup: Fondo, Foliate & Shotcut Video Editor

We recap the latest releases of the Fondo wallpaper finder, Foliate ePub reader and Shotcut video editor, all of which are available on Flathub.

Tuesday
Slimbook Apollo AIO Linux PC

Slimbook’s New All-in-One Linux PC Looks a Little Bit Familiar…

The Slimbook Apollo is an all-in-one Linux PC with a 23.6-inch FHD display and powered by a choice of Intel i5 or i7 chip. Prices start from €799.

Monday
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Use Xournal++ to Take Handwritten Notes or Annotate PDFs on Linux

Take handwritten notes and annotate PDFs on Linux using Xournal++, a free open-source note taking app with a stack of tools and features.

Monday
Lenovo Thinkpad P Series

Lenovo ThinkPad P Laptops Are Available with Ubuntu

Lenovo's new ThinkPad P series laptops are available to buy with Ubuntu 18.04 LTS preinstalled. They will be available to buy in the US this summer.

Sunday

Handy How Tos

GNOME 3.22 features - apps

How to Use the New Adwaita Theme on Ubuntu 19.04

Learn how to enable the new Adwaita theme in Ubuntu 19.04 Disco Dingo. The updated Adwaita theme is a solid replacement for Ubuntu's Yaru theme.

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How to Enable (Experimental) Fractional Scaling in Ubuntu 19.04

Learn how to quickly enable fractional scaling support in Ubuntu 19.04 and GNOME 3.32 to access more display scaling values, including 125% and 150%.

How to Enable Dynamic Transparency in Ubuntu 19.04

Learn how to re-enable dynamic transparency on Ubuntu 19.04 in both the top bar and in the Ubuntu Dock, making the dock background transparent..