Articles Tagged gnome extensions

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Draw On Your Screen with this Neat GNOME Shell Extension

Draw on your Screen with the aptly named 'Draw on Your Screen' extension for GNOME Shell. It lets you write text and draw over the Ubuntu Linux desktop.

22 March 2019
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5 Great Weather Apps for Ubuntu & Linux Mint

Need a weather app for Ubuntu 18.04 and Linux Mint? These useful tools show the weather forecast directly on the Linux desktop.

2 February 2019

Stream Media From Ubuntu to Chromecast with ‘Cast to TV’

It just got a little easier for Ubuntu users to cast video, music and pictures to a Chromecast equipped TV direct from the desktop. We’ve previously shown you how to cast video from Ubuntu to […]

6 January 2019
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How to Connect Your Android Phone to Ubuntu Wirelessly

Learn how to connect your Android phone to Ubuntu using GSConnect to transfer files, see notifications, or use your phone touchscreen as a mouse.

30 November 2018
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Dash to Dock v64 Released with Support for GNOME 3.30

A new version of the popular Dash to Dock GNOME Shell extension has been released — but don’t get too excited. Dash to Dock v64 is the first update to the icon-based task bar since April, […]

4 September 2018
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GNOME’s New ‘Desktop Icons’ Extension Enters Beta

Anyone hesitant of upgrading to GNOME 3.28 because of its decision to remove desktop icons need worry no more. A new extension for GNOME Shell brings desktop icons support back to the GNOME desktop. It works almost […]

22 August 2018
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The Lazy Way to Search for YouTube Videos on Ubuntu

It just got easier to find YouTube videos from the Ubuntu desktop. A new “YouTube Search Provider” extension hit the GNOME Extensions website this week. It allows Ubuntu users to search for YouTube videos straight from […]

31 July 2018
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Check World Cup Scores on Linux With These Neat Apps

The 2018 FIFA World Cup is well underway and you’re probably obsessively refreshing your favourite website to get all the latest fixtures and results. But with over 30 nations from around the world competing in this prestigious […]

27 June 2018
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Dash to Panel Update Adds Intellihide, New Configuration Options

The 'Dash to Panel' GNOME Shell extension now supports intellihide, customisable window previews on hover, and the ability the set a custom "Show Applications" icon.

17 May 2018
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Ubuntu 18.10 To Include Android Integration

The GSconnect GNOME Shell extension could ship in Ubuntu 18.10. Ubuntu devs want to include the add-on, which integrates Android with the Ubuntu desktop, by default.

14 May 2018
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‘Dash to Dock’ Adds New Launcher Styles, Support for GNOME 3.28

An updated version of Dash to Dock, the hugely popular GNOME Shell extension, is available to download. Dash to Dock v63 adds support for the recent GNOME 3.28 release. This means those of you on Ubuntu […]

3 April 2018
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How to Browser Your Files & Folders in GNOME Shell

I’m pretty happy with the GNOME Shell desktop Ubuntu switched to last October, but I do miss being able to quickly browse and open my files from the Unity Dash. But I need miss it no […]

6 March 2018