Articles Tagged electron

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23 Electron Applications You Should Know About

We share a list of 23 Electron apps for Linux desktops, including Ubuntu, as well as macOS and Windows too. From RSS readers to chat clients and more.

14 February 2019
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‘Tweet Tray’ is a Distraction-Free Twitter App for Your Desktop

If you like to tweet a lot, but don’t like the distraction of other people’s tweets, tirades and trivia, read on. I discovered a marvellous little app called Tweet Tray. Tweet Tray is a desktop Twitter app […]

3 January 2019
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Raven: An Open Source Desktop RSS Reader

Raven is a relatively new open source RSS reader app for Windows, macOS and Linux (hurrah) that I’ve been eager to try out. This week I finally found some time to dig into this deliciously […]

5 December 2018
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Run Windows 95 on Your Desktop as an Electron App

Fancy running Windows 95 on your Ubuntu, macOS or Windows 10 desktop? Of course you don’t, but for some bizarre reason you now can. A developer by the name of Felix Rieseberg has resurrected Microsoft’s […]

23 August 2018

YouTube Music Support Arrives in Google Play Music Desktop Player

You might have heard about YouTube Music, Google’s latest effort at creating a music streaming service able to rival Spotify and Apple Music. Anyone with a Google account can search for and listen to music on […]

3 July 2018
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Museeks, the open source music player, has a new release out

Museeks music player has just snagged its first update in almost a year. But like the sophomore follow-up to a platinum best-seller (Museeks has been downloaded over 20,000 times), the app is back, hoping to […]

8 March 2018
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Tusk Evernote Client Updated, Is Now Available as a Snap (Updated)

The Tusk Evernote client is now available as a Snap. We spotlighted the unofficial Evernote app last year, finding that it added to and improved on the standard Evernote web app in a number of ways. […]

21 February 2018

How to Quickly Install Slack on Ubuntu and Other Linux Distros

You can easily install Slack on Ubuntu as a Snap application from the Ubuntu Software app. The popular app lets people chat and collaborate in realtime.

18 January 2018
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Linux Release Roundup: Wine, Soundnode, Etcher + More

The Linux Release Roundup of 2018 includes updates to Windows app compatibility layer WINE, the Etcher USB writer, the desktop Soundcloud app Soundnode, and more.

8 January 2018
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Joplin is an Open-Source Evernote Alternative

Joplin is an open-source Evernote alternative with apps for Linux, Windows, Mac, Android & iOS. There's also a CLI client, and sync support using OneDrive.

29 November 2017
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A Terrific Podcast Client with a Terrible Name

Cumulonimbus is a desktop podcast app built with Electron. It's well designed and well featured, and lets you find & subscribe to podcasts listed on iTunes.

21 November 2017

Super Productivity is a Super Useful To-Do App for Linux, Mac & Windows

Super Productivity is an open-source to-do list and time tracking app with Jira integration. It's available for Windows, macOS and Linux.

20 November 2017