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Blender 2.91 Released with Major Improvements, Including New Setting Search Feature

Thursday 26th of November 2020 11:00:07 PM

A major update to Blender, the open source 3D modelling software, is out — and it brings a veritable bucketload of improvements to the design table.

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Vivaldi Web Browser Now Has a Built-in Email Client

Tuesday 24th of November 2020 07:45:55 PM

Vivaldi Mail is now available for testing. This IMAP and POP compatible email client is built-in to the Vivaldi web browser in new snapshot builds.

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Kdenlive Devs Fix Multitude of Bugs in Latest Release

Monday 23rd of November 2020 03:48:59 PM

Kdenlive 20.08.3 is now available to download. This version of the open source video editor is packed with bug fixes. Kdenlive 20.12 is released next month.

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Regolith Desktop Update Adds Support for Ubuntu 20.10

Wednesday 18th of November 2020 06:39:41 PM

A new version of the Regolith desktop is now available to download boasting full support for Ubuntu 20.10. Regolith combines user-friendly Ubuntu with a powerful i3-gaps workflow This is a new feature release of the […]

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Firefox 83 Arrives with HTTPS-Only Mode, PDF Form Filling + More

Tuesday 17th of November 2020 03:01:03 PM

A new version of the Firefox web browser is available to download on Windows, macOS, and Linux systems and, after a string of more modest release, I’m pleased to say this one chock full of […]

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New GIMP Unstable Build Lets You Test Features Coming in GIMP 3.0

Sunday 8th of November 2020 02:35:17 PM

GIMP 3.0 is due for release next year. It will include many major changes and switch to GTK3. Developers can help test the changes in a new unstable build.

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How to Install Discord on Ubuntu Linux (GUI & CLI Methods)

Saturday 7th of November 2020 02:58:27 PM

Gaming group chats on Linux just levelled up — an official, stable desktop Discord Linux app is now available to download.

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How to Reset the Apps Grid in GNOME 3.38

Saturday 7th of November 2020 02:48:00 AM

Learn how to reset the applications grid in GNOME 3.38 and Ubuntu 20.10. One command is all you need to run to reset app shortcuts back to their defaults.

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Ubuntu 21.04 Daily Builds Are Available to Download

Wednesday 4th of November 2020 06:58:25 PM

Ubuntu 21.04 daily builds are available to download. New daily builds for Ubuntu 21.04 'Hirsute Hippo' will be made daily until the final, stable release.

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Plasma System Monitor is a Modern System Stats App for KDE

Tuesday 3rd of November 2020 07:04:58 PM

Plasma System Monitor is a new system monitoring app in development for the KDE Plasma desktop. See what it looks like and learn how it works.

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Librem Mini Desktop PC Gets a 10th Gen Intel Refresh, But No Price Increase

Monday 2nd of November 2020 11:45:44 PM

Purism has announced a new version of its Librem Mini desktop PC. The small Linux-based computer is now powered by 10th Gen Intel i7-10510U processor.

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Meet the Raspberry Pi 400, a $70 Linux PC Hiding Inside a Keyboard

Monday 2nd of November 2020 12:27:14 PM

The Raspberry Pi 400 is a newer, faster version of the Raspberry Pi 4, but built inside of a compact keyboard! This full-fledged Linux PC costs $70.

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GNOME Sushi Doesn’t Work in Ubuntu 20.10, But There is a Fix

Monday 2nd of November 2020 04:47:48 AM

GNOME Sushi doesn't work on Ubuntu 20.10, failing to preview anything. A workaround is available for those willing to put in the effort to get it working.

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Linux Lite 5.2 Released, Available to Download

Sunday 1st of November 2020 07:59:42 PM

Linux Lite 5.2 is the latest stable release of this lightweight Linux distro and based on Ubuntu 20.04.1 LTS and Linux kernel 5.4. We check out what's new.

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You Can Now Upgrade the Original PinePhone with More RAM, Storage

Sunday 1st of November 2020 01:35:06 PM

Original PinePhone owners can now upgrade their device using a replacement mainboard. This offers 3GB RAM and 32GB storage, and is available to buy now.

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Control Philips Hue Lights on Ubuntu with this GNOME Extension

Saturday 31st of October 2020 05:00:00 PM

Control Philips Hue lights from your Ubuntu PC check with this neat GNOME extension. It lets you turn bulbs on or off, adjust brightness, and more.

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Enable a Magic Lamp Effect on Ubuntu with this GNOME Extension

Thursday 29th of October 2020 03:48:23 PM

I’m in the process of updating my guide on making Ubuntu look like a Mac to better reflect the way macOS looks today, and the GNOME extension below is going to fit in beautifully. Called […]

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And We’re Off: Ubuntu 21.04 Development Begins

Wednesday 28th of October 2020 04:25:15 PM

Development of Ubuntu 21.04 ‘Hirsute Hippo’ is now officially underway! Ubuntu developer Matthias Klose posted the traditional ribbon-cutting post over on the Ubuntu mailing list. There he explains that development starts with one major change […]

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The Ubuntu 21.04 Codename Revealed — It’s Hairy ‘n Huge!

Wednesday 28th of October 2020 01:00:55 PM

The codename of Ubuntu 21.04 has been revealed but brace yourself: it’s a humungous hodgepodge of a name! Heroic Hare? Haughty Hamster? Hypnotic Hyrax?! No, Ubuntu 21.04 is the Hirsute Hippo! This is the development […]

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Fxtec’s Pro1-X is an Ubuntu Phone with Physical QWERTY Keyboard

Tuesday 27th of October 2020 02:00:00 PM

Fxtec's Pro1-X is the first smartphone available with Lineage OS preinstalled. The Pro1-X also boasts a physical QWERTY keyboard and supports Ubuntu Touch.

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