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Xubuntu 21.10 Gains New Apps, Including a Clipboard Manager

Xubuntu 21.10 will include a clutch of new apps when released later this year. Xubuntu devs have detailed the new apps they plan to include, details inside!

Friday
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A Hybrid Clock/Now Playing Conky for Your Desktop

I’ve been looking for a decent “Now Playing” widget for my Ubuntu desktop for a while now, having been inspired by some Rainmeter setups I saw in a thread on Windows desktops. And I finally […]

Thursday
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Updated: Get macOS ‘Quick Look’ on Ubuntu with GNOME Sushi

Use GNOME Sushi to get a macOS 'Quick Look' feature in Ubuntu. Just select a file in Nautilus then hit the spacebar to see an instant preview – sound good?

26 July 2021
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The ‘Hey Dude, Where Can I Get That Wallpaper?’ Blog Post

If you've lusted after the desktop wallpapers I've been using in screenshots for articles and tweets during the past month or so, this post is for you.

21 July 2021
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Nautilus 40 Arrives in Ubuntu 21.10 Daily Builds

Nautilus 40 is winging its way to the Ubuntu 21.10 daily builds. While it’s arrival isn’t the most newsworthy event set to occur this cycle, Nautilus 40 carries a small crop of improvements and features […]

21 July 2021
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Updated: 8 Best Icon Themes for Ubuntu (2021 Edition)

We roundup the best icon themes for Ubuntu, Linux Mint, and other Linux distros, from flat icon packs to 3D gradient sets - find your new favourite now!

20 July 2021
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Essential Guide: The Easy Way to Enable ‘Minimize on Click’ in Ubuntu

Learn how to enable "Minimize on Click" in Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and above the easy way using either the command line or the dconf-editor utility. Simple!

20 July 2021
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KDE Connect is Now Available to Windows 10 Users

KDE Connect is one of the best ways to integrate your Android smartphone with your Linux desktop. Now the tech is available for Windows users to play with!

19 July 2021

Noteworthy News

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CuteFish: Slick New Linux Desktop in Development

Take an early look at CuteFish, a new Linux desktop environment under development. It may look like macOS but CuteFish DE is built using native Linux tech.

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Pop!_OS 21.04 Released with New ‘Cosmic’ Desktop

Download links for Pop!_OS 21.04, the latest version of System76's Ubuntu-based Linux distro, are live. Learn more about the new COSMIC desktop experience.

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Lightweight Linux: Check Out Bodhi Linux 6.0

Bodhi Linux 6.0 is available to download based on Ubuntu 20.04.2. The update includes many Moksha desktop improvements, new apps, and a new Linux kernel.

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