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Finally: Opera Returns to Linux With First Update In Almost a Year

Monday 23rd of June 2014 07:39:40 AM

After nearly one year in the making, Opera Software has today released the first Chromium-based build of its web browser on Linux.

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Linux Note-taking App ‘Springseed’ Refreshes UI

Sunday 22nd of June 2014 11:38:31 PM

Springseed, the simple note-taking app for Linux that features full markdown support, gets a design overhaul in its latest stable release.

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Steam Summer Sale Offers Linux Bargains Galore

Sunday 22nd of June 2014 02:21:34 PM

Valve's annual 'Steam Summer Sale' is now underway with a number of Linux-friendly games taking part.

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Canonical Release New ‘Ubuntu One Downloader’ App

Friday 20th of June 2014 03:09:55 PM

A new app has released by Canonical to help Ubuntu One users export their files to their desktop ahead of the service shutdown in July.

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XCOM: Enemy Unknown Linux Port Arrives on Steam

Thursday 19th of June 2014 02:04:55 PM

A native Linux release of tactical turn-based game 'XCOM: Enemy Unknown', first released in 2012, has been made available to buy on Steam.

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Ubuntu Devs Demo GTK+ App Support for Mir

Wednesday 18th of June 2014 10:50:07 PM

Canonical software engineers have shared word on work they've been doing to get GTK+ applications running on Mir in Unity 8 on Ubuntu 14.10.

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Skype for Linux 4.3 Arrives with Desktop Call Monitor Widget, UI Changes

Wednesday 18th of June 2014 08:50:59 PM

Skype for Linux has been bumped to version 4.3, and features a refreshed user interface and improved desktop features.

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How to Install Pepper Flash in Ubuntu 14.04

Wednesday 18th of June 2014 04:19:30 PM

If you've installed Chromium on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS but are having trouble getting Flash content to play, this guide is for you.

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Civilization IV Linux Port In The Works

Tuesday 17th of June 2014 02:48:03 PM

Sid Meier's Civilization V may have only just arrived on Linux but fans of the strategy game series may soon have more reason to cheer...

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Ubuntu Xbox Integration Utility Offers Powerful Gamepad Controls

Monday 16th of June 2014 08:51:29 PM

Since the arrival of Steam on Linux we often hear from gamers on the hunt for easier ways to get more control over their Xbox controllers in Ubuntu.

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System Load Indicator Adds Ubuntu Theme Options, Bug Fixes in New Release

Monday 16th of June 2014 07:43:29 PM

A new release of System Load Indicator, a status area applet that lets you monitor system resource usage, has been made available this week.

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Linux Deepin 2014 Release Candidate Available to Download

Monday 16th of June 2014 01:35:07 PM

The first release candidate of Ubuntu-based 'Deepin' Linux distribution has been made available to download ahead of a stable release.

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Zukimac Is a Flawless Mac Theme for Ubuntu (If You Like that Sort of Thing)

Sunday 15th of June 2014 06:27:05 PM

Zukimac is an OS X-inspired GTK3 theme that is uncanny in its appearance. Hunting out a decent Mac theme for your Ubuntu? Look no further.

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Raspberry Pi’s Maynard is a Modern Linux Desktop Using Wayland

Sunday 15th of June 2014 05:07:43 PM

Maynard is a modern, lightweight Linux desktop using Wayland being tailored for use on the single-board Raspberry Pi computer.

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