First Stable Version of Podcast App Vocal Released

Vocal Podcast App

Rejoice podcast fans! A dedicated podcast app Vocal for Linux has just reached its first stable version. Vocal is a podcast app designed specifically for elementary OS Freya and available for all other Linux distributions. It has a UI which resembles to Popcorn Time which is a good thing to navigate and easy browse through […]

Install Facebook Messenger Desktop App In Linux

Install Facebook Messenger desktop app in Linux

Facebook Messenger has announced the web version of its messaging service recently. This enables you to chat distraction free. While this web version is useful in many ways, one might want to have a dedicated desktop app for Facebook Messenger. In desktop Linux, you can use Facebook messaging via Pidgin, but it’s not the same […]

How To Record Skype Calls In Ubuntu And Linux Mint

Record Skype Calls in Ubuntu 14.04 and Linux Mint 17

Want to record Skype calls in Ubuntu? Skype call recorder is a simple easy to use program that can record Skype call automatically and manually as well. The Skype Call Recorder for Linux uses the native Skype API to record calls to wav, mp3, or ogg format. It runs in the system tray and communicates […]

Install And Use MEGA Cloud Storage In Linux

Install and use MEGASync in Linux

MEGA is a cloud storage service launched by the founder of controversial file sharing website Megaupload, Kim Dotcom. MEGA claims to provide end to end encryption and thus keeping your data private. The encryption key is held by the user instead of the cloud service provider, claims MEGA. Features of MEGA cloud service Following are some […]

Keep History Of Notifications With Recent Notifications AppIndicator

How to see recent notifications in Ubuntu 14.04

Most of the desktop environments like Unity and Gnome have notification featured. Something which I like a lot. It specially helps me when I am listening to streaming radio on Ubuntu. But by default the notification is displayed on the top of the desktop for a couple of seconds and then it fades in disappearance. […]

Configure Mate Desktop With Mate Tweak

Mate Tweak Tool

Installing Mate Desktop in Ubuntu is one thing but you might be wondering about how to configure Mate Desktop? Most of the desktop environments have their own tweaking tools. For example Unity has Unity Tweak Tool, GNOME has Gnome Tweak Tool, Elementary OS has Elementary Tweak Tool. Good news is that Mate Desktop too has its […]