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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 […]

3 hours ago
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GNOME Designers Explore a ‘Bottom Bar’ Layout for GNOME Shell

For 10 years GNOME shell has been based around a single panel stripped across the top of the screen — but this fundamental feature could be about to change.

8 April 2021
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Have You Noticed These Design Tweaks in Ubuntu 21.04?

As well as new features, Ubuntu 21.04 comes with several refinements to the Yaru GTK and GNOME Shell theme. In this post we share the most striking changes.

7 April 2021
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Is a JingOS Linux Phone Coming? This Video Hints at the Possibility

I don't have a lot of information on the video in this post, but I couldn't not share it as JingOS is one of the most exciting projects in the Linux space.

4 April 2021
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Download Now: Ubuntu 21.04 Beta Released, This is What’s New

Ubuntu 21.04 beta is now available to download. This build gives developers and eager beavers the chance to try out the OS and its many changes.

1 April 2021
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First Look: Dash to Dock Fan? Work on GNOME 40 Support is Underway

If you’re a dedicated Dash to Dock user I’ve some good news: GNOME 40 support is in the works, and in this post I show you how it’s looking! First some background. While I dig […]

1 April 2021
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JingOS, the Linux Tablet Distro, Adds OTA Updates, New App Store + More

A new version of JingOS, the tablet-friendly Linux distro, is available to download — and it’s jam packed with improvements. For those new to it, JingOS is an Ubuntu-based Linux distribution targeted at tablet devices. […]

31 March 2021
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Updated: Microsoft Edge Now Supports Sync Features on Linux

Microsoft Edge for Linux users will want to rush off and upgrade to the latest dev release. The latest build adds a much-wanted feature on Linux.

25 March 2021

Ubuntu 21.04 Unveils a Hairy New Default Wallpaper

Ubuntu 21.04's new desktop background is here. It boasts a handmade depiction of yer release mascot, namely a hirsute hippo. Come see what it looks like!

24 March 2021
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GNOME 40 Released with Redesigned Overview, New Gestures + More

GNOME 40 has been released. The latest version of the GNOME desktop environment contains a number of changes, new features, and design tweaks.

24 March 2021
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Ubuntu 21.04 Resolves the Distro’s Most Glaring Deficiency

Ubuntu's current desktop icons implementation is a little lacking – so it's finally doing something about it in Ubuntu 21.04 'Hirsute Hippo'. Learn more.

24 March 2021
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Firefox 87 Released with Privacy Tweaks, Leaner Library Menu

Firefox 87 release has arrived. This update to the open source web browser makes a couple of privacy tweaks, and makes the 'find in page' tool more useful.

23 March 2021