Articles Filed Under Wallpaper

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Meet The New Default Wallpaper of Ubuntu 16.10

The default wallpaper of Ubuntu 16.10 has been revealed, but does it break with tradition? Find out inside, plus download a high-resolution copy for your desktop.

8 September 2016
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Ubuntu 16.10 Wallpaper Contest Is Now Open For Entries

Doors have opened on the Ubuntu 16.10 wallpaper contest, a bi-annual chance for users to get their artwork shipped as part of Ubuntu.

29 August 2016

This App Sets the Bing Image of the Day as the Wallpaper on Linux

Bing — no booing, folks — isn’t the web’s best search engine, but there’s no denying that it has a striking visual presence. And this is largely down to its use of stunning high-resolution imagery as its background — […]

4 August 2016
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This is Lubuntu 16.10’s New Default Wallpaper

The default wallpaper of Lubuntu 16.10 — yes, that's Lubuntu, with an 'l' — has been unveiled — but will fans of the lightweight Ubuntu spin like it?

28 July 2016
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Set a Real Time Photo of Earth as Your Linux Desktop Wallpaper

Bored of looking at the same desktop background? Why not try this.

26 July 2016

WeatherDesk Sets Your Desktop Background To Current Weather

This simple app automatically sets your Ubuntu desktop wallpaper to an image matching the current weather conditions in your location.

16 May 2016

Xubuntu’s Xenial Wallpapers Are Exceptionally Beautiful

Xubuntu has announced the winners of its community wallpaper contest — and they're all stunning.

20 April 2016

This Is The New Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Default Wallpaper (Updated)

Every new release of Ubuntu ships with a new custom desktop background. The Xenial Xerus, due in April, is no exception.

29 February 2016

Meet The New Ubuntu 15.10 Default Wallpaper

The brand new default wallpaper for Ubuntu 15.10 Wily Werewolf has been unveiled. Is this the release Ubuntu finally breaks its 5 year run of purple backgrounds?

18 September 2015
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Animated Wallpaper Adds Live Backgrounds To Linux Distros

We know a lot of you love having a stylish Ubuntu desktop to show off. And as Linux makes it so easy to create a stunning workspace with a minimal effort, that’s understandable! Today, we’re highlighting — re-highlighting for those of you with […]

26 May 2015

The New Ubuntu 15.04 Default Wallpaper Is Here

The Ubuntu 15.04 default wallpaper has been revealed. It once again uses origami folds over a purple gradient but has a distinct feel, too.

11 March 2015

Meet the 12 Ubuntu 14.10 Wallpaper Contest Winners

Get ready to glance over a group of images you'll be seeing a whole lot more of in the coming months. Yes, the winners of the Ubuntu 14.10 Wallpaper contest have been unveiled.

9 September 2014