Spotify Linux app 2021

Spotify’s Redesigned Desktop App is Now Available on Linux

Spotify announced a redesign of its desktop app at the end of March, and the revamp has finally found its way to my Linux desktop — and maybe yours, too! The UI rejig improves the […]

3 May 2021
Blur My Shell

Don't Miss: GNOME 40 Looks Even Better with a Bit of Blur

GNOME 40 striking new layout can b taken to the next level with this GNOME extension that blurs out static parts of the UI. The results are very impressive.

3 May 2021

Ubuntu 16.04 Hits End of Life, Users Should Upgrade Now

Running Ubuntu 16.04 LTS? Hopefully you’re not as it reached end of life on April 29,2021. What does that mean? Bluntly: no more security updates, and no further Mozilla Firefox releases through the regular Ubuntu […]

2 May 2021

Ubuntu 21.10 Daily Builds Now Available to Download

You can now download the Ubuntu 21.10 daily builds to help test and track development of the next stable Ubuntu release, codenamed Impish Indri.

2 May 2021

Ubuntu 21.10 ‘Impish Indri’ Opens for Development

I’m gonna keep this brief as I’m (barely) recovering from a tooth abscess, but I couldn’t not mention that development on Ubuntu 21.10 ‘Impish Indri’ has now officially begun. Call me a traditionalist, but after […]

29 April 2021
Ubuntu 21.04 Hippo

Why You Can’t Upgrade to Ubuntu 21.04 (Update: Now Fixed)

A bug that leaves users unable to boot their computers is why you may not have seen an Ubuntu 21.04 upgrade notification. Users can still upgrade manually.

26 April 2021
Linux Kernel 5.12

Major Update: Linux Kernel 5.12 Released, This is What’s New

A new Linux kernel is available to download. In this post we run through the core changes and new features shipping inside this, Linux 5.12.

26 April 2021

Do Not Adjust Your Monitor: We’re Supposed to Look Like This

It's not your eyes, your monitor, or even Ubuntu: we DO look different today! In this post I talk about our latest revamp and why it matters to us and you!

26 April 2021
Geary 40 mobile mode

Geary 40 Released with Responsive UI, Performance Tweaks

Geary 40 has been released. In this post we look at what's changed in this release, as well as the new features that developers have added.

25 April 2021
small-hands

Watch the Ubuntu Desktop Team Live Stream This Friday

Got questions about the Ubuntu desktop? Want to probe the minds of the people who make the distro that millions of people use daily? Today's your chance!

23 April 2021
nextcloud bug in Ubuntu 21.04

NextCloud is Currently Broken in Ubuntu 21.04, But a Fix is Coming

NextCloud users considering an upgrade to Ubuntu 21.04 might want to hold off for a few days as the NextCloud package in Ubuntu is currently broken.

23 April 2021
Ubuntu Flavors Logos

Ubuntu 21.04 Flavours Released, This is What’s New

Ubuntu 21.04 release is out and so are brand new versions of the official Ubuntu flavours. We run-through what's new in Xubuntu, Kubuntu et al in this post.

22 April 2021