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The Desktop Linux Twitter app Turpial is undergoing something of a regeneration for its upcoming 'Version 3' release.
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It's been a long time coming but work a revamped set of icons for the Ubuntu desktop is underway in 14.04 – and we've got screenshots.
The post Ubuntu’s New Mobile And Desktop Icon Theme Gets Shown Off first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Updates to the Jolicloud OS, based on Ubuntu 10.04, and the Jolicloud desktop environment, available for Ubuntu 12.04 and up through a PPA, will be discontinued in December of this year.
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Mark Shuttleworth has said that an 'interesting set of household brands' are looking at putting Ubuntu Touch on their own phones and tablets.
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The United States' National Security Agency (NSA) are alleged to have to asked the creator of Linux, Linus Torvalds, to create 'backdoors' into GNU/Linux through which they could access.
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Linux Mint's Clement Lefebvre has responded to remarks made by a Canonical developer saying that the OS was 'vulnerable' to security exploits.
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Users of the popular Ubuntu-based operating system Linux Mint should not use it for online banking, a Canonical engineer has advised.
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Hands up if you don't like open-source racing game SuperTuxKart? You, folks, are strange.
The post SuperTuxKart 0.8.1 Release Candidate Revved Up And Ready for Testing first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
The Linux beta builds of professional non-linear video editing software Lightworks has been updated with a wider set of export formats and improved overall performance.
The post Lightworks Linux Build Updated With DVD, YouTube Export Options first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Xubuntu are looking to the community to help source a set of wallpapers for the upcoming release of 14.04 LTS.
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Honing the Ubuntu Touch tablet interface will be the "focus" of Ubuntu's development activities over the next 6 months.
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