See what devices are on your network and other network usage with this GUI tool.
Liferea is a nice, easy to use open source RSS client for Linux. It allows you to easily keep track of various RSS feeds so you can read and quickly sort through your collections of news articles, blog posts, and more, even when you are offline.
These are the best instant messaging apps with native Linux client. Take a pick.
There are no better desktop Twitter client for Linux. There are only few such applications and unfortunately all of them are buggy and do not have all the features that you might expect in a full native Twitter app. Good news is that such apps are being developed, no matter how slow is the development. […]
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 […]
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 do you manage tasks and remember things in desktop Linux? I preferred using sticky notes in Ubuntu for a long time. But the problem I faced was syncing it with other devices, especially with my smartphone. This is the reason why went on with Google Keep. Now, Google Keep is feature rich app and […]
Pushbullet is an app available for iOS and Android devices that lets you send files, links, images from your desktop to your mobile device and vice versa. Pushbullet can be used in any OS by installing extensions in Firefox or Chrome. If you are not fan of browser extensions and want to use something more […]
Want to keep a quick eye on the internet speed? Most system monitor applet indicators do provide network monitoring but they are usually in bar-graph mode. If you want to know the internet speed in bits per second, you can install Netspeed indicator applet. Sitting in the top panel, Netspeed indicator shows you the sum […]
On mobile/tab OS, there are two apps that rule the mobile world of instant messaging, one is WhatsApp and other is Viber. Other apps like WeChat are growing fast but still behind these two big shots. While WhatsApp specifically focus on mobile devices (and hence no desktop clients), Viber is expanding its reach. Viber is […]