How to Install Shutter on Ubuntu from an Official PPA

The Shutter screenshot tool is under active development again so the official Shutter PPA has been revived to make it easy to install Shutter on Ubuntu.

11 August 2021
screenshot of Firefox 91 and the about dialog

Firefox 91 is Out with Improved Cookie Management

Another month another Firefox update to enjoy. In this post we recap the what's new in Firefox 90, and tell you how you can get the update on your system.

10 August 2021

Download Now: Is elementary OS 6 the Best Version Yet?

It’s here, folks — the elementary OS 6 ‘Odin’ release is now available to download. elementary devs say this release is ‘the biggest update to the platform yet’ In this post we show you what’s […]

10 August 2021
A screenshot of the Font Downloader GTK app for Linux

Easily Install Google Fonts on Linux with this App

Font Downloader a GTK app for Linux desktops. It lets you search, browse, preview, download, and install fonts from Google Fonts on your Linux desktop.

6 August 2021
Chrome CSD fixes

Hurrah, Chrome for Linux Now Supports CSD Properly

Latest versions of Google Chrome for Linux fix several of the browser's CSD issues. In this post we compare the builds side-by-side to spot the changes.

5 August 2021

‘Mousai’ is Song Recognition App for Linux

Mousai is a song recognition app for Linux desktops. A Shazam alternative, Mousai listens to a song you play and identifies it within seconds. Try it out!

4 August 2021
Xubuntu logo

Xubuntu 21.10 Gains New Apps, Including a Clipboard Manager

Xubuntu 21.10 will include a clutch of new apps when released later this year. Xubuntu devs have detailed the new apps they plan to include, details inside!

30 July 2021
conky-now-playing

A Hybrid Clock/Now Playing Conky for Your Desktop

I’ve been looking for a decent “Now Playing” widget for my Ubuntu desktop for a while now, having been inspired by some Rainmeter setups I saw in a thread on Windows desktops. And I finally […]

29 July 2021
A screenshot of GNOME Sushi on Ubuntu

Updated: Get macOS ‘Quick Look’ on Ubuntu with GNOME Sushi

Use GNOME Sushi to get a macOS 'Quick Look' feature in Ubuntu. Just select a file in Nautilus then hit the spacebar to see an instant preview – sound good?

26 July 2021
WallsByJFL collage

The ‘Hey Dude, Where Can I Get That Wallpaper?’ Blog Post

If you've lusted after the desktop wallpapers I've been using in screenshots for articles and tweets during the past month or so, this post is for you.

21 July 2021
Screenshot showing Nautilus 40.2 on Ubuntu 21.10

Nautilus 40 Arrives in Ubuntu 21.10 Daily Builds

Nautilus 40 is winging its way to the Ubuntu 21.10 daily builds. While it’s arrival isn’t the most newsworthy event set to occur this cycle, Nautilus 40 carries a small crop of improvements and features […]

21 July 2021
best icon themes for Ubuntu

8 Best Icon Themes for Ubuntu (2021 Edition)

We roundup the best icon themes for Ubuntu, Linux Mint, and other Linux distros, from flat icon packs to 3D gradient sets - find your new favourite now!

20 July 2021