KDE Plasma 5.9 is now available in KDE Neon User Edition. The latest stable release of the popular desktop environment, Plasma 5.9 was released at the beginning of February. It brings a number of new features to user’s desktops, as well as general improvements, bug fixes and updates. Support for global menus, improved ‘drag and […]
If you’re looking for a simple way to quickly capture desktops and add a few annotations, we’ve found an app that you’ll want to try. Shots (stylised as –shots, but we’ll drop the dashes for this article) is a Electron-based screenshot app available for Windows, macOS and Linux. It’s not the only app its kind on any of […]
This post, Quickly Take + Annotate Screenshots on Ubuntu with Shots, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
I’ve recently started using KDE Plasma again after several years of only poking around in GNOME-based desktops, e.g. Unity, Budgie, Cinnamon, etc. While I wouldn’t say I’m fully orientated in K Desktop Environment land just yet I am enjoying the learning curve; playing with a desktop environment as configurable as Plasma is actually rather fun, and encountering […]
This post, Simple Menu Launcher Is The KDE App Launcher I’ve Been Dreaming Of, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
LibreOffice 5.3 is now available to download, and The Document Foundation is calling it 'one of the most feature-rich releases in the history of the application'!
This post, LibreOffice 5.3 Is The ‘Most Feature-Rich Release’ Ever, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Today’s release of Plasma 5.9, the latest stable release of the Linux desktop environment created by KDE, brings with a bunch of welcome changes and new features. Among them is a shiny new wallpaper — and a few readers have been asking where they can get it. Well, you don’t have to upend desktop environment or […]
This post, Where To Download The (Gorgeous) KDE Plasma 5.9 Wallpaper, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
KDE has announced the release of Plasma 5.9, the latest version of its modern desktop environment. “Plasma 5.9 brings many exciting new features to your desktop”, project lead Jonathan Riddell says. But precisely what? Let’s take a look. Global Menus As we reported on last year, Plasma 5.9 brings global menus back to the KDE desktop experience. […]
Want to send SMS messages from the Ubuntu desktop? Well, now you can as Indicator KDE Connect has been updated to support sending SMS from the desktop.
This post, KDE Connect Indicator Now Lets You Send SMS from the Ubuntu Desktop, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Ahoy there, it’s (belated) release day for Ubuntu 17.04 Alpha 2! But don’t get too excited. As is typical of this stage in the Ubuntu development cycle there’s not an awful lot of change clear in some of the participating flavors. Don’t get me wrong: they’re functional and ripe for testing, but they’re just sort of ‘there’ […]
This post, Ubuntu 17.04 Alpha 2 Released, Available to Download Now, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Dekko for Ubuntu Touch¹ may be going nowhere, but the re-written, Snap-based version is already starting to shine. And better yet: it’s available for testing right now. Development Snap builds of Dekko are available in the beta and edge channels of the Ubuntu Snap Store, should you fancy following along with progress on the app as it works its way […]
This post, How to Install Dekko Email Client on Ubuntu Desktop, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Google Chrome 56 is rolling out to desktop users, with a number of small new features and security fixes in tow.
This post, Google Chrome 56 Released, Brings WebGL 2.0 and Flac Support, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
The KDE Slimbook is a new KDE-branded laptop that comes pre-loaded with the Ubuntu-based KDE Neon Linux distribution.
This post, Meet the KDE Slimbook, a Powerful Laptop Running KDE Neon, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
A brand new stable release of Wine, the Windows compatibility programme, is now available to download.
This post, Wine 2.0 Released, Lets You Run Microsoft Office 2013 on Linux, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.