Articles Tagged jaunty

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Add-On To Make Firefox Use Jaunty’s Notifications

This Firefox add-on allows Firefox to display it’s notifications via Jaunty’s new notification system. Currently Firefox uses it’s own notification pop ups to tell you that something has finished downloading but you can get it […]

21 May 2009
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10 Things To Do Immediately After Installing Jaunty

A fresh install of Ubuntu is great, but there are still a few bits missing such as Mp3 playback, expanded software sources and your preferred programmes. Thankfully all of these are a click or two […]

22 April 2009
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5 Great New Features In Jaunty

With Januty now just days away for release, Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols over at computerworld.com listed his favourite five things about our favourite mammalian-monikered distro. Citing “Good solid features and better performance” he praises Gnome 2.26 […]

16 April 2009
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Free Jaunty CD’s Now Available To Order!

The free Ubuntu CD shipping programme ‘ship it’ is now taking pre-orders for Ubuntu 9.04 CD’s. Requesting a free CD is a great way to get Ubuntu if you have a download cap or you […]

16 April 2009
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Jaunty Release Candidate Released

We’re only a few days away from the official launch of Jaunty Jackalope, but for those early-birds who really can’t wait, the first (and likely only) release candidate has just been released. This pre-release packs […]

16 April 2009
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Jaunty Jackalope Beta Out Now

The beta of the next iteration of Ubuntu is available to get your linux loving paws on right now from ubuntu.com/testing/jaunty/beta. Januty comes with Gnome 2.26, 2 new themes,  a sexy new notification system, a […]

26 March 2009
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Jaunty Netbook Remix

The oncoming release of Jaunty will also see the first release of an official netbook version of Ubuntu – namely the Ubuntu Netbook Remix. Whilst the interface has been floating about for a while and is easily […]

24 March 2009
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New Jaunty Login Screen Updated!

A not-entirely-major revision to the Jaunty Jackalope login screen was released today. Have a peek: – Doesn’t look any different to you? Here’s the original Jaunty GDM: – It’s a subtle change, but a good […]

21 March 2009
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The New Default Wallpaper In Jaunty!

This wallpaper has just turned up in Jaunty! So far the Alpha’s have just been using Intrepid’s wallpaper. According to the information supplied with it, you’re looking at the new Jaunty Jackalope default wallpaper! What […]

19 March 2009
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Take A Peek At The New Jaunty Splash Screen

A new theme for USplash appeared in the Jaunty repositories yesterday. Although USplash is being replaced in Karmic Koala (more on this soon), this new Ubuntu start up screen is kind of a good send […]

19 March 2009
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Gnome 2.26 – What’s New?

Gnome 2.26 has arrived and will be in Jaunty for sure. Here’s a quick overview of some of the mode notable new features and upgrade. 1. Brasero Brasero is now the default cd/dvd burning application […]

18 March 2009
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Two New Themes For Jaunty!

As of Ubuntu 9.04 Jaunty Jackalope there will be two new themes available to choose from the ‘Appearance’ option! No downloading, no installing, no fuss! The first is one that i recently blogged about: the […]

4 March 2009