Author Archives: Joey Sneddon

Hot Topic: Does the Snap Store Use Too Much Memory?

The Snap Store app Ubuntu 20.10 uses a lot of memory even when it's not running. In this post I opine on the problem and ask if others experience it too.

Saturday
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Ubuntu 20.10 Flavours Released, This is What’s (Mostly) New

Arriving alongside the final Ubuntu 20.10 release are new builds from Ubuntu's family of flavours, which includes Kubuntu, Ubuntu MATE and Ubuntu Budgie.

Thursday
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Must Read: 10 Things to Do After Installing Ubuntu 20.10

Our list of things to do after you install Ubuntu 20.10 'Groovy Gorilla' is idea for those new or less experienced with Ubuntu and is packed full of tips.

Thursday
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Ubuntu 20.10 Released, Now Available to Download

Ubuntu 20.10 downloads are live meaning you (and everyone else) can now download Ubuntu 20.10 "Groovy Gorilla" to try the operating system out firsthand.

Thursday
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Essential Guide: How to Upgrade to Ubuntu 20.10 from Ubuntu 20.04

We show you how to upgrade to Ubuntu 20.10 from Ubuntu 20.04 LTS. It's easy to do as you already have everything you need to upgrade without waiting.

Thursday
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Ubuntu 20.10 Desktop Now Supports the Raspberry Pi 4

Ubuntu 20.10 includes full desktop support for the Raspberry Pi 4 4GB and 8GB models. In this post we recap the benefit and share the link to download it.

Thursday
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1Password’s Linux App Enters Beta

An official 1Password Linux app is available for testing ahead of a stable release next year. The beta is fully functional but require a 1Password account.

Thursday
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Check Out Ubuntu France’s Gorgeous Groovy Gorilla Tee

The graphical design gurus at Ubuntu France have generated another great t-shirt. Their latest garment is a gallant nod to the Groovy Gorilla. It costs €15.

Wednesday
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First Look: We Go Hands on With Microsoft Edge for Linux

We install Microsoft Edge for Linux using the developer build that's now available and share our early thoughts. Want to try Edge? Read on to learn how.

20 October 2020
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Firefox 82 Arrives with Speed Boosts, Malicious Download Blocking + More

A new version of the Firefox web browser is now available for download for Windows, macOS and Linux systems from the Mozilla releases server. Firefox 82 isn’t a feature-heavy release. Indeed, feature development for Firefox […]

20 October 2020
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Will You Upgrade/Install Ubuntu 20.10? [Poll]

I want to know if you plan to upgrade to Ubuntu 20.10 when it is released on October 22, 2020. And what better way to find out that by running a poll!

18 October 2020
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You Can Now Install the Windows Calculator App on Linux

Want to use the Windows calculator app on your Linux desktop? Well, now you can. This unexpected app port is arrives courtesy of the Uno Platform. They took the source code for Windows’s default Calculator […]

15 October 2020