The slick task management application Nitrotasks has been updated with a raft of new features and improvements. 

Alongside a new ‘Linux’ theme that respect a users GTK theme comes additional integration with Ubuntu’s Unity desktop.

Other new features include: –

  • Resizable sidebar
  • Customisable background/headings
  • Tag support
  • Sorting options
  • Ability to select multiple tasks using the CTRL + click

New Stuff In Pictures

The new Linux theme better matches a users GTK theme, and makes use fo system icons where possible.

The Nitro Unity item displays a count badge for all unfinished tasks under ‘Today’:

Nitro adds Unity badge

The ‘Sync’ panel has a refined, consistent look: –

Sorting your tasks by date, priority or other means is now easy:

sort nitro tasks in 1.4

Installing Nitro 1.4 in Ubuntu 12.04

As Nitro is not available to directly install from the Ubuntu Software Center you will need to add and install from the following PPA: –

  • sudo add-apt-repository ppa:cooperjona/nitrotasks
  • sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install nitrotasks
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