Fix Brightness Control Not Working for Ubuntu 14.04 & Linux Mint 17

Two of the most prominent issue with Ubuntu 13.10 are brightness control and sound. We saw how to fix no sound issue in an older post. In this quick post, we’ll see how to fix brightness function key not working in Ubuntu 14.04. This article was originally written for Ubuntu 13.10 but it is equally […]

Flattastic Is Another Beautiful Theme For Ubuntu 13.10

Flat is the flavor of the season. Continuing the trend, Flattastic provides a set of eight beautiful themes. Themes are dark and light version of four colors namely orange, blue, green and burgundy. These themes are compatible with¬†Gnome Shell, Unity, XFCE4 and OpenBox (as claimed by developer). I tried it in Ubuntu 13.10 with Unity […]

How To Fix Invisible Mouse Cursor Issue In Ubuntu 14.04 & 14.10

So, the other day was installing Gnome Shell in Ubuntu 14.10. The installation went smooth but I encountered one problem in Unity. The mouse cursor became invisible. I could see it when it hovered over an icon or a link or an application but the cursor was not visible. In this quick tip, we shall […]