Articles Filed Under Apps

Find out about the latest apps, software and utilities for Ubuntu, both new and updated.

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Raven: An Open Source Desktop RSS Reader

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

5 December 2018
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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

SMPlayer Makes It Easy to Stream Videos from Your PC to Android Phone

The latest version of open source media player SMPlayer lets you stream video from your PC to Android phone or tablet — all with a single click! The handy feature means you can watch video on your […]

17 September 2018

Tracktion 7 Digital Audio Workstation is Now a Free Download

T7 DAW is FREE to download for Windows, Mac and Linux. If you're on hunt for free DAW software you should definitely check this professional-grade app out.

3 September 2018
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Linux Release Roundup: VLC, Wireshark, Geary + More

The Linux landscape exists in a state of constant flux, with new distro releases, kernels, apps and other updates appearing all the time. In our Linux Release Roundup series we try to collate the notable new […]

2 September 2018
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Telegram updates desktop app with chat export, night theme

Telegram has updated its mobile and desktop apps with a number of small improvements. Telegram 1.3.13 on desktop gains a new night time theme, options to set notification exceptions, and the long-sought ability to export chat […]

27 August 2018
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GIMP 2.10.6 Released with Vertical Text Support + More

A new version of GIMP, the poplar open source image editor, has been made available for download. GIMP 2.10.6 arrives as the latest minor update in the 2.10.x stable release series, which made its debut […]

20 August 2018
Password Safe is a GTK KeePass app for Linux

Password Safe is a KeePass-Compatible Password Manager for Linux

Password Safe is an open-source KeePass-compatible password manager for Linux, designed specifically for use on the GNOME desktop.

19 August 2018