Author Archives: Joey Sneddon

spotify for linux

Listen to Spotify from the Command Line with ‘ncspot’

Play Spotify from the command line on Linux using this easy-to-install CLI app. Search, stream, and manage queues and playlists all from a terminal.

28 February 2020

Exclusive: Download the New Ubuntu 20.04 Wallpaper (Updated)

Want to see the new default Ubuntu 20.04 wallpaper? You know you do and you can, as we exclusively reveal ubuntu's brand new wallpaper in this post.

27 February 2020
LibreOffice for Android

Collabora Office Brings LibreOffice to Android, iOS

Collabora Office is a free office app for Android and iOS based on LibreOffice, making it the closet thing to LibreOffice for Android.

27 February 2020
libreoffice released

LibreOffice 6.4.1 Released with 120+ Bug Fixes

LibreOffice 6.4.1 has been released. It is the first point release in the LibreOffice 6.4.x series, which debuted in January with a tonne of improvements.

27 February 2020

Ubuntu 20.04 Makes Picking a Graphics Driver Easier

A small batch of end-user improvements to the “Additional Drivers” screen are being prepped ahead of Ubuntu 20.04 LTS. Now that the latest NVIDIA graphics are available in Ubuntu LTS releases directly (without the need […]

26 February 2020
dark mode setting in Ubuntu 20.04

New Dark Mode Setting Lands in Ubuntu 20.04 ‘Focal Fossa’ Dailies

If you’re keeping on top of the new Ubuntu 20.04 features — no worries if you’re not, it’s not stable yet anyway — you’ll be expecting the change featured below. It seems my recent op-ed […]

25 February 2020
gimp on ubuntu graphic

Download Now: GIMP 2.10.18 Released, Includes New 3D Transform Tool

GIMP 2.10.18 has been released. This version of the open source image editor adds a 3D transform tool, toolbox groups, and better Photoshop file support.

24 February 2020
computer clock lifehacker

GNOME Clocks App Redesigned, Now Looks Great on Linux Phones

A revamped version of the GNOME Clocks app will ship in GNOME 3.36. In this post we look at the redesigned app and its new, mobile-friendly design.

24 February 2020

The Adapta GTK Theme Sorely Needs a New Maintainer…

Adapta is one of the best GTK themes available for Linux desktops — so popular that Google forked it for use in Chrome OS. Making a GTK theme isn’t easy. Keeping it up to date? […]

23 February 2020
komikku manga app

Komikku is a GTK Manga App for Linux

If you read a lot of manga and you use the Ubuntu desktop check out Komikku, a relatively new Manga reader app for Linux written in Python and GTK. Now, usually when I highlight a […]

18 February 2020

First Look: GNOME 3.36: The 10 Best New Features

GNOME 3.36 features a new lock screen, refreshed GNOME Shell theme, and new GNOME extensions app, plus lots more, so read on to learn more.

18 February 2020
Bing Wallpaper app screenshot

BingWall is a Bing Wallpaper App for Ubuntu

A lot of folks love using Bing’s image of the day as their desktop wallpaper — a task that the app featured below makes very easy on Ubuntu. Now, this idea isn’t new; I think […]

18 February 2020