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Here you can discover the latest Linux apps, software and system utilities to use on Ubuntu, Linux Mint, and related distributions, from office suites and music players to dev tools and CLI scripts for getting things done.

fast file search with catfish

Linux File Search Tool ‘Catfish’ Just Got Even Faster

Catfish is my go-to file search tool on the Ubuntu Linux desktop — and going by improvements in its latest release, it might just become your go-to search tool, too! But before we take a look […]

28 January 2019
Linux Apps

Linux Release Roundup: Android x86, Ubuntu Core 18 + More

It’s been another busy month in the land of Linux app and distro releases. In this post we roundup some of the latest and more notable updates. We take in a pair of popular operating […]

25 January 2019
mpv

GNOME MPV Makes Its Final Release, Here’s How to Install it on Ubuntu

Versatile video player GNOME MPV has issued its final release under its current name. Future versions of the multimedia app will go under the moniker of “Celluloid“, which was recently revealed as the new name […]

24 January 2019
Thunderbird 60 screenshot

Thunderbird UI Refresh, Better Gmail Support Coming in 2019

The dev team behind the Thunderbird e-mail client have detailed their ambitions for the coming year — and if you’re a fan of fast, pretty things, you’re gonna be pretty well pleased. Mozilla’s desktop email client […]

2 January 2019
VLC video effects

VLC 3.0.5 Released with Improved YouTube, HDR & BluRay Support

A new version of the versatile VLC media player has been released — and would you believe it: the update is already available on Ubuntu! VLC 3.0.5 isn’t dramatic; a minor update in the 3.x […]

30 December 2018
Vivaldi with picture in picture feature

Latest Vivaldi Update Adds Pop Out Video, Tab Sessions + More

A new version of the Vivaldi web browser has been released — and it’s even more customisable than before! The Vivaldi 2.2 update adds a “pop out” video player feature (just like the picture-in-picture feature available […]

13 December 2018
raven reader rss reader layout

Raven: An Open Source Desktop RSS Reader

Raven is a new open source RSS reader app for Windows, macOS and Linux that I’ve been eager to try out. This week I finally found some time to dig into this deliciously well designed […]

5 December 2018
simplenote on linux

Simplenote Adds a Distraction-Free Focus Mode

A distraction-free focus mode has been added to the nifty note taking app Simplenote. The feature is one of several improvements the desktop client picks up in its latest update, and is freely available for Windows, macOS, […]

23 October 2018
Linux 4.19 kernel release

Linux Kernel 4.19 Released, Plus Updates to Google Chrome, LightWorks + More

This week's Linux Release Roundup includes a look at the new features in the Linux 4.19 kernel release, Chrome 70, a Lightworks update, and more.

22 October 2018
Install plex media server on Ubuntu

How to Install Plex Media Server on Ubuntu (Easy Way)

Learn how to install Plex Media Server on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and above the easy way. Plex is a popular media streaming app now available on the Snap store.

11 October 2018
audacity on ubuntu stock image

Audacity 2.3.0 Released with Punch & Roll Recording, Better Save Options

Audacity 2.3.0 is available to download. This update brings punch and roll recording to Audacity, tweaks playhead behaviour, and features lossless backup.

1 October 2018
create touchpad gestures on Ubuntu

Customize Linux Touchpad Gestures with ‘Gestures’ App

If you want to set-up touchpad gestures on Linux, but don’t know how, you should check out the following app. The app is called ‘Gestures’ and is described by its developer as being a “minimal Gtk+ GUI […]

30 September 2018