More posts in “Apps”

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.

Ubuntu First Steps App

New App Lets You Tweak Hidden Settings in Ubuntu 20.04

'Ubuntu First Steps' is a handy tool for tweaking Ubuntu. The GTK app provides options to customise the Ubuntu dock, desktop icons, and install more apps.

16 May 2021
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Microsoft Edge for Linux is Now in Beta

The Microsoft Edge for Linux beta is now available to download. Until now Linux fans of the Chromium-based browser have needed to use a developer preview.

4 May 2021
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Linux Mint’s File Transfer App is Now Available on Android (Unofficially)

Linux Mint's Warpinator app is now available on Android. The open source tool make it easy to transfer files between devices without the internet.

3 May 2021
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Geary 40 Released with Responsive UI, Performance Tweaks

Geary 40 has been released. In this post we look at what's changed in this release, as well as the new features that developers have added.

25 April 2021

Mozilla Firefox 88 Released, This is What’s New

Mozilla has announced the release of Firefox 88. The latest version of the famed FOSS app enabled ‘smooth pinch-zooming using a touchpad’ on Linux systems. Additionally, the browser’s built-in PDF form filler now supports JavaScript […]

20 April 2021

Shortwave 2.0 Arrives with GTK 4 Port, Slick Mini-Player Mode

A new version of Shortwave, an open source desktop radio player for Linux, is out and it’s front-loaded with improvements! Such as? Well, check out its fancy new GTK4 interface. Yes, Shortwave 2.0 has seen […]

13 April 2021

Latest 7-Zip Alpha Offers Native Linux Support

The 7-Zip alpha for Linux brings the popular file archive and extracting tool to Linux desktops for the first time in the form of a command line client.

12 March 2021
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First Look: ‘Spot’ is a Native Spotify App for Linux, Built in GTK & Rust

We take a look at Spot, a GTK Spotify client built for Linux, and its early feature set, which includes search, playback, and browsing for music.

17 February 2021
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Cawbird 1.3 Released with Improved DM Support, Video Uploading

Cawbird 1.3 is available to download. The latest version of this GTK Twitter client for Linux desktops includes a number improvements to direct messaging.

1 January 2021
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Download Now: GMusicBrowser is Back From the Dead with New GTK3 Port

It’s been a long time since I typed the name ‘Gmusicbrowser’ in to the body area of post but what d’ya know: the venerable music player recently issued a pair of new releases. Gmusicbrowser was […]

2 December 2020
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New GIMP Unstable Build Lets You Test Features Coming in GIMP 3.0

GIMP 3.0 is due for release next year. It will include many major changes and switch to GTK3. Developers can help test the changes in a new unstable build.

8 November 2020
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How to Install Discord on Ubuntu & Linux Mint

Supercharge your gaming chats using the official desktop Discord Linux app. In this post we show you how to install Discord in Ubuntu 20.04 and Linux Mint.

7 November 2020