Author Archives: Joey Sneddon

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GNOME’s Sound Recorder App Has an Awesome New Look

We preview the new GNOME Sound Recorder utility after its major revamp. The app boasts a clean, responsive interface and intros key new features.

31 August 2020
PinePhone Manjaro Community Edition

The PinePhone Manjaro Community Edition is Now Available to Buy

The PinePhone Manjaro Community Edition has been announced. The Linux phone is available to pre-order with the Arch-based distro preloaded by default.

31 August 2020
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Arc Menu 48 Released with 3 New Menu Layouts + More

A new version of Arc Menu has been released (version 48 for those keeping count) and it sees the app launcher alternative level up in several crucial areas.

31 August 2020
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Glimpse 0.2.0 Released, Based on GIMP 2.10.18

Glimpse 0.2.0 has been released. This version of the open source image editor is based on GIMP 2.10.18 but makes a number of configuration changes.

26 August 2020
Firefox 80 About Dialog on Linux

Download Now: Firefox 80 Released with Optional GPU Acceleration on Linux

Mozilla Firefox 80 is available to download. The latest release of the famous web browser features modest changes, but adds something exciting on Linux.

25 August 2020

Give Ubuntu’s Default Theme a Makeover with Yaru Colors

Yaru Colors is a neat customisation script that changes the accent colors used in Ubuntu's default GTK and icon themes with one of 14 different shades.

24 August 2020
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Why You Can’t Upgrade to Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (For Now)

The Ubuntu 20.04.1 LTS release arrived earlier this month but Ubuntu 18.04 LTS users are still waiting to be notified that the upgrade is available — so what gives?

20 August 2020
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Kdenlive Scores a Sizeable Summer Update, Introduces New UI Layouts

Qt-based Kdenlive video editor has just issued a new release — and if you’re serious about your video editing on Linux you’re going to love what’s on offer. Kdenlive 20.08 introduces new layouts (though for […]

17 August 2020
Ubuntu 18.04.5 LTS

Download Now: Ubuntu 18.04.5 LTS Released with Linux Kernel 5.4

Ubuntu 18.04.5 LTS is now available to download. The fifth point release to the 'Bionic Beaver' features a new Linux kernel, fixes, plus new install media.

14 August 2020
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KDE Neon 20.04 is Out, Available to Download Now

Been waiting for KDE Neon to rebase on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS? Well, it’s here and ready to download! The very appeal of KDE Neon — which doesn’t like to be called a ‘Linux distro’, apparently […]

10 August 2020
ubuntu-kylin

Ubuntu Kylin Point Release Boosts Desktop Performance by 46%

More than 418 updates and other improvements have been made to the UKUI desktop environment since the release of Ubuntu Kylin 20.04 back in April.

7 August 2020
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Android Mirroring App ‘Scrcpy’ Improves Shortcuts, Clipboard Support

A new version of Scrcpy, the terrifically easy way to mirror your Android smartphone on your desktop and interact with it, is out.

7 August 2020