Display Song Lyrics On Desktop In Ubuntu 14.04

Display Song Lyrics on Ubuntu desktop and Linux Mint

Apart from free streaming music, what I like the most in Spotify is its lyrics plugin. At times I don’t understand all of the words of the song, specially if it’s rap. TuneWiki plugin comes handy in this case. While TuneWiki has plugins for Windows Media Player and iTune, what options do we have on […]

Indulge In Open Source Hardware Design With Fritzing

Fritzing View Open Source Hardware

Fritzing is not just  a PCB design tool, it’s an Open Source hardware initiative that aims to “open source” hardware (read electronics) design. Fritzing provides a software tool along with a community of electronics enthusiasts where users can document their prototype, share it with others and manufacture professional PCBs. The video below will give you a […]

Make Collages In Linux With PhotoCollage App

photo collage maker in ubuntu linux

Looking for a collage maker application for Linux? You can use various Linux image applications such as GIMP, Inkscape etc for this purpose but these are full featured applications and may be overwhelming for average user. Why not use a standalone application which has sole aim of generating collage. Meet PhotoCollage, a free and open source […]

How To Install Copy In Ubuntu 14.04 & Linux Mint 17

Install Copy in Ubuntu 14.04 and Linux Mint 17

After the shut down of Ubuntu One, Dropbox (referral link) is the only major personal (and professional) cloud storage provider with native Linux support. While Dropbox is undoubtedly an excellent cloud service, it provides very limited storage (2 GB) in its free version. Another good alternative to Dropbox for Linux could have been Google Drive with […]

Install SoundCloud In Ubuntu 14.04

SoundCloud desktop app in Ubuntu Linux

SoundCloud is a great platform to discover alternate or indi music. If you are a fan of SoundCloud, you may want to try it as a ‘desktop app’ for Ubuntu 14.04, earlier versions and other Linux distributions such as Linux Mint, Elementary OS etc. To install SoundCloud in Ubuntu 14.04, we shall use the same trick […]

Install Pandora Linux Client Pithos In Ubuntu 14.04

Pandora client for Linux Pithos

If you are a fan of streaming music and internet Radio, you must have heard of Pandora. Pandora is the one of the most popular streaming music services in USA. While Pandora can be easily access via web browser, you can also install an unofficial desktop application for Linux, Pithos. Pithos is lightweight and integrates well […]

Netflix Of Torrent, Popcorn Time Now Supports TV Series

Popcorn Time in Ubuntu Linux

Popcorn Time is an open source Netflix inspired torrent streaming application for Linux, Mac and Widows. Popcorn Time has just released its latest beta version 0.3. This new beta version brings several significant improvements which could be summed up as following: TV Series are now included Ability to enable subtitles by default, change the subtitles size […]

Install Spotify In Ubuntu 14.04 & Linux Mint 17

Installing Spotify in Ubuntu 14.04 and Linux Mint

Spotify is the most popular streaming music service these days. While you can listen it via its web interface, you can also install a desktop client of Spotify in Linux. This gives you some additional features such as listening to local music in Spotify, sync local music to Spotify server or sync local music to […]