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.

vlc 3.0

The 5 Coolest Things About VLC 3.0

VLC Chromecast support arrives in VLC 3.0, as do many other features! In this post we take a look at 5 changes that make this VLC release worth downloading.

9 February 2018
softmaker office for linux

Missing Microsoft Office? Try SoftMaker Office 2018 for Linux

Softmaker 2018 for Linux is now available to download. The office suite includes native support for Microsoft office documents, and a new Ribbon UI.

7 February 2018
Install and use Skype in Linux

Want to Install Skype on Ubuntu? It’s Now Easier

Skype for Linux is available as a Snap app on the Snap store, making it easy to download and install Skype on Linux distros like Ubuntu and Linux Mint.

1 February 2018
ubuntu news

Ubuntu 18.04 Adds a To-Do App to Default Install

When you boot in to the Ubuntu 18.04 LTS 'Bionic Beaver' later this year you'll find a new app is preinstalled by default: GNOME To Do, a personal task manager.

27 January 2018
the epiphany web browser

It Just Got Easier to Try the Latest WebKit on Linux

If you’ve been itching to toy with the latest development builds of WebKit on Linux you’ll be pleased to know it’s just gotten a bit easier. It’s all thanks to the newly announced ‘Epiphany Technology […]

26 January 2018
different wallpaper on monitor on ubuntu desktop

Set a Different Wallpaper for Each Monitor on Ubuntu

Want to set different wallpapers on separate monitors? We spotlight a new app that lets you do that on the Ubuntu and GNOME desktop.

24 January 2018
tidal music streaming service logo

Listen to Tidal Music on Linux from the Command Line

Tidal subscribers have a new way to listen to the high-fidelity music streaming service while using the Linux desktop. The Spotify rival touts better sound quality and bigger royalty cheques for artists, but it doesn’t provide a desktop […]

15 January 2018

Flameshot is the Linux Screenshot Tool I’ve Been Longing for

Flameshot is the Linux screenshot tool I’ve been longing for. As a blogger I take a lot of screenshots and annotate a lot of screenshots. Any app that can help to speed up my workflow […]

4 January 2018
apps on a shelf

Linux Release Roundup: LibreOffice, Dash to Dock, Tilix + More

We're back with another round-up of recent Linux app releases, including updates to LibreOffice, Dash to Dock, Tilix terminal emulator and more.

2 January 2018
Spotify Linux Snap App running on Ubuntu 17.10

Spotify Now Available as a Snap App on Ubuntu

It's not easier to install Spotify on Ubuntu, Linux Mint and other Linux distros thanks to the launch of an official Spotify Snap package for Linux desktops.

30 December 2017
thunderbird monterail theme

The Thunderbird Email Client Is Getting a New Look

Thunderbird is getting a bold new look, developers of the open-source desktop email client have revealed. The new look is already available in beta builds.

21 December 2017
movie monad video player

Movie Monad is a Simple Linux Video Player Built with Haskell

Movie Monad is a simple GTK video player for Linux. Admittedly you probably aren’t on the hunt for a new video player (what with there being plenty of players already available) but it never hurts […]

19 December 2017