The default app store for Ubuntu, Ubuntu Software Center is a nice yet extremely slow and resource heavy application. For me, Ubuntu Software Centre is among the few things I hate in Ubuntu. For sometimes now, I was feeling the need of a lighter version of Ubuntu Software Centre. And it seems like I was […]
Netflix is the favourite way to watch movies and TV series for may people. Unfortunately, it is not available in most part of the globe. In one of my previous article, I showed you how to watch Netflix outside USA in Ubuntu. But that was more of using the web version. As we are leaning […]
Fogger is utility tool that can convert any web app in to a native Ubuntu Unity desktop app. Which means you can use Wunderlist, Evernote, Google Drive, Google Calendar etc web app like any regular Ubuntu app. You can search for these app in Unuty HUD and launch them from there.So if your favourite web […]
Gambas is an object oriented programming language derived from BASIC. In Gambas you can create forms, buttons, boxes (mainly GUI design) and connect them with popular databases like MySQL, PostgreSQL etc. You can even create games with it. In Spanish, Gambas means Prawn and this is where it its logo has come from. In this […]
Overheating of laptops in Ubuntu is a very common problem. Before Ubuntu 13.04, Jupiter was the best tool to reduce overheating and increase battery performance in Ubuntu and other Linux distributions. Couple of months before the release of Ubuntu 13.04, it was announced that Jupiter will not be developed anymore. and last Ubuntu version to […]
Ubuntu and Linux Mint come with a default guest user account that does not require a password. In this tutorial we shall see how to disable guest account in Ubuntu 14.04.
Nemo, the default file manager of Linux Mint is a fork of popular file manager Nautilus in Gnome. Linux Mint has improvised a few things in its distribution and two notables among them are Cinnamon and Nemo. The latest version of Nautilus (called Files) has not been liked by a significant number of users. It […]
An easy to follow tutorial with screenshots to teach you how to set write permission on ext4 partition In Ubuntu Linux.
A quick tutorial to show you how to add a bookmark in Ubuntu 13.04 file manager.
There are many things to love in Ubuntu 13.04 but there are few things which you will hate in Ubuntu 13.04. Here is a list of 7 things I dislike in Ubuntu 13.04.
The official weather indicator has been dropped from the software sources list and rightly so because it was broken in Ubuntu 13.04. I realized this when I was using Ubuntu 13.04 beta. If you look for a weather app in Ubuntu Software Center, you can still see Weather Indicator there but when you click on […]
EasyShutdown is a nice little app that lets you schedule shutdown in Ubuntu. Read more about it.
Quick tip to show you how to install Skype in Ubuntu 13.04.
Found no sound after installing Ubuntu 14.04? Here is a quick tip to fix the problem of no sound in Ubuntu 14.04.
The easiest way to change boot order to make Windows default os in dual boot.
Your laptop burning your thighs? Read how to solve laptop overheating issue in Ubuntu 13.04 with this alternate to Jupiter.
Ubuntu 13.04 brings lots of eye candy and a bit of performance improvement. Here is a list of must to do things after installing Ubuntu 13.04.
Social lenses, improved performance, new apps and many more. Find out new features introduced in Ubuntu 13,04.
Getting “Failed to download repository information” In Ubuntu 13.04? Here is an easy to follow tutorial to help you out.
Troubles playing You Tube videos in Firefox? Here is how to install Adobe Flash Player in Ubuntu 13.04.
Canonical has added Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail merchandises in its online store. These merchandises include T-shirts (for both male and female) featuring the Raring Ringtail mascot, a 4-in-1 Ubuntu Pen and a PU leather bound notebook (if someone really buys it) consisting of 240 pages. The prices are as follows: T-Shirts: €12.60/$16.26/£10.25 4-in-1 Ubuntu Pen: […]
Ubuntu 13.04 default wallpapers have been released. Take the first look at it.
Ubuntu 13.04 Beta has just released. Here is tutorial to teach you how to upgrade to Ubuntu 13.04 beta.
Ubuntu 13.04 scheduled to release in April 2013 was named Raring Ringtail recently. At the Ubuntu Developer Summit, Copenhagen, Denmark the following posters were seen: This new logo or mascot will be seen on all Ubuntu 13.04 products such tees, accessories etc.
Messed up your Compiz settings while trying to tweak Unity? No worries. Here is how to reset Unity in Ubuntu 12.10 and Ubuntu 13.04.
Ubuntu 13.04 development begins. Here are the possible release dates of Ubuntu 13.04.
A simple and easy way to get rid of “Sorry, Ubuntu 12.04 has experienced an internal error” in Ubuntu 12.04.