ZaReason, the Linux PC Seller, Forced to Close

A seller of pre-built Linux laptops and desktop PCs has announced its closure. The company was early pioneer of devices sold with Ubuntu preinstalled.

6 December 2020
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Download Now: GMusicBrowser is Back From the Dead with New GTK3 Port

It’s been a long time since I typed the name ‘Gmusicbrowser’ in to the body area of post but what d’ya know: the venerable music player recently issued a pair of new releases. Gmusicbrowser was […]

2 December 2020
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Linux Support for Apple Silicon? This Dev is Working on it

Linux support for Apple Silicon? Not such a crazy idea, as one prominent Linux developer takes up the challenge to bring up Linux support on Apple's M1 processor.

1 December 2020
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FontManager 0.8 Released with Google Fonts Integration

Font Manager 0.8 for Linux adds integration with Google Fonts, one of the biggest online sources of free fonts. Learn more about the app in this post.

29 November 2020
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Blender 2.91 Released with Major Improvements, Including New Setting Search Feature

A major update to Blender, the open source 3D modelling software, is out — and it brings a veritable bucketload of improvements to the design table.

26 November 2020

Vivaldi Web Browser Now Has a Built-in Email Client

Vivaldi Mail is now available for testing. This IMAP and POP compatible email client is built-in to the Vivaldi web browser in new snapshot builds.

24 November 2020
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Kdenlive Devs Fix Multitude of Bugs in Latest Release

Kdenlive 20.08.3 is now available to download. This version of the open source video editor is packed with bug fixes. Kdenlive 20.12 is released next month.

23 November 2020
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Regolith Desktop Update Adds Support for Ubuntu 20.10

A new version of the Regolith desktop is now available to download boasting full support for Ubuntu 20.10. Regolith combines user-friendly Ubuntu with a powerful i3-gaps workflow This is a new feature release of the […]

18 November 2020
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Firefox 83 Arrives with HTTPS-Only Mode, PDF Form Filling + More

A new version of the Firefox web browser is available to download on Windows, macOS, and Linux systems and, after a string of more modest release, I’m pleased to say this one chock full of […]

17 November 2020
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New GIMP Unstable Build Lets You Test Features Coming in GIMP 3.0

GIMP 3.0 is due for release next year. It will include many major changes and switch to GTK3. Developers can help test the changes in a new unstable build.

8 November 2020
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How to Install Discord on Ubuntu & Linux Mint

Gaming group chats on Linux just levelled up — an official, stable desktop Discord Linux app is now available to download.

7 November 2020

Essential Guide: How to Reset the Apps Grid in GNOME 3.38

Learn how to reset the applications grid in GNOME 3.38 and Ubuntu 20.10. One command is all you need to run to reset app shortcuts back to their defaults.

7 November 2020