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GIMP Fork ‘Glimpse’ on Pause, No More Updates Planned

Development on GIMP fork Glimpse is on pause due to a lack of contributors able to support the image editor's growing user base. More details in this post.

26 May 2021

Ubuntu Ditches Freenode, Moves IRC Channels Elsewhere

Ubuntu has moved its IRC infrastructure from Freenode to the new Libera Chat platform, following changes to the management of the Freenode company.

26 May 2021
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Updated: American ISP Sent Customer DMCA for Downloading Ubuntu

is Is downloading Ubuntu a copyright infringement? The answer is no, but one American ISP has sent a customer a DMCA notice for doing exactly that. Wtf…

26 May 2021

Major Update: Inkscape 1.1 Released with Scores of New Features

Inkscape 1.1 is out, and it's full of new features and other improvements. We run-through what's new and show you how to install Inkscape 1.1 on Ubuntu.

25 May 2021

Sublime Text 4 Released with Huge Set of Improvements

Sublime Text 4 is out. This update to the famous code editor adds major new features. We recap what's new, and show you how to install it on Ubuntu.

24 May 2021

Entroware Proteus is a Linux Laptop for Getting Things Done

The Entroware Proteus is a 15.6-inch Linux laptop with 11th gen Intel processors and a gargantuan 73 Wh battery. Read on for Proteus specs and where to buy.

21 May 2021
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Linux App Support on Chromebooks is Coming Out of Beta

Google confirms Linux app support on Chromebooks leaves beta status in ChromeOS 91, due for release soon. Read why this is good news for Linux fans.

20 May 2021

TUXEDO’s Latest Linux Laptop is All About the Screen

TUEXDO InfinityBook Pro 14 is a 14-inch Linux laptop with a 3K screen, Tiger Lake CPU, and lots of upgrade potential. Learn more, including price, here.

20 May 2021
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1Password For Linux Officially Released, Here’s How to Install It

An official 1Password Linux app is available to install on major Linux distros, including Ubuntu and Fedora. Join us as we take a closer look at the app.

18 May 2021
Ubuntu First Steps App

This 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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Chrome Devs Bring ‘Back Forward Cache’ to Desktop for Instantaneous Page Loads

Google Chrome on desktop isn't the fastest, so news that devs working on the browser will port a speedy Android feature to desktop builds is good news.

14 May 2021
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KDE Plasma 5.22 Beta Arrives with ‘Hugely Improved’ Wayland Support

The first beta of KDE Plasma 5.22 has dropped. In this post we run-through the biggest changes and improvements, which includes adaptive panel transparency.

14 May 2021