linux 5.9 kernel

Linux Kernel 5.9 Released, Here’s a Quick Look at What’s New

New Linux kernel releases seem to pop out quicker than they used to, but since they’re always chock full of welcome improvements I’m not complaining! Linux 5.9 is the latest mainline kernel release to be […]

12 October 2020
libreoffice released

First Look: LibreOffice Has a New Look in Ubuntu 20.10

LibreOffice in Ubuntu 20.10 looks a different to that shipped in earlier versions. In this post we look at the tweak made and show you a comparison.

11 October 2020
Fund Your Apps Purism Librem 5

Purism’s ‘Fund Your App’ Campaign Lets You Vote for Apps You Want on the Librem 5

Is there a mobile app or service you really want to use on the upcoming Librem 5? If so, you now have the chance to make it a reality! Purism today launches its new “Fund […]

8 October 2020
GNOME 3.38 app grid

GNOME 3.38 Point Release Arrives with Fixes Galore

The first GNOME 3.38 point release is available to download. This update includes bug fixes for core desktop components like Mutter, and apps like Nautilus.

8 October 2020
screenshot of GIMP 2.10.22 on ubuntu

Download Now: GIMP 2.10.22 Released with Major File Format Improvements

A new version of GIMP is available for download. GIMP 2.10.22 is described as a “bug fix release” but includes a number of notable new features too, not least of which is support for opening […]

7 October 2020
Ubuntu 20.04 upgrade prompt

Ubuntu 18.04 Users Can Upgrade to Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Yes, Finally)

If you’re on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and you’ve been waiting for the prompt that lets you upgrade to Ubuntu 20.04 LTS you can relax: it’s rolling out Confused? I imagine a lot of people reading […]

7 October 2020
ubuntu theming

Automatic Theme Installation for Snap Apps is Shaping Up Nicely [Video]

One of the biggest downsides to using Snap apps on an Ubuntu desktop that’s heavily customised is the old ‘sore thumb’ issue. Not sure what I mean? You download, install, and enable a flashy new […]

5 October 2020
Ubuntu 20.10 wallpaper

First Look: Ubuntu 20.10 Wallpaper Revealed – But is it Groovy Enough?

Here's your first look at the new Ubuntu 20.10 wallpaper. This release is called 'Groovy Gorilla' so the new background includes one, but is it groovy?

5 October 2020
how to install Spotify on ubuntu guide

How to Install Spotify on Ubuntu & Linux Mint

You can install Spotify on Ubuntu or Linux Mint as a Snap app or by adding the Spotify repository to your system. We cover both methods in this guide.

4 October 2020
Spotify for Linux Video Podcast Error

Fix Spotify Video Podcasts Not Working on Ubuntu Linux

Learn how to get Spotify video podcasts working on Linux. The fix is quick and easy and once done lets you watch video podcasts on Spotify in the Linux app.

2 October 2020
Download Now

Ubuntu 20.10 Beta is Now Available to Download

The Ubuntu 20.10 beta build is now available to download. This release gives users the chance to go hands on with planned changes, including GNOME 3.38.

2 October 2020
Linux Mint Sticky Notes

Linux Mint is Working on a New Sticky Notes App

Linux Mint is working on a new sticky notes app. It lets users put Post It style notes on their desktop to show reminders, to-dos, and other tasks or notes.

1 October 2020