Language Selection

English French German Italian Portuguese Spanish

Ubuntu

Ubuntu Developer Contest in China Was a Great Success, Here are the Winners

Filed under
Ubuntu

Canonical, through April Wang, had the great pleasure of announcing the winners of the "And your Dream come true" innovation contest for its Ubuntu Touch mobile operating system created in collaboration with China Mobile.

Read more

Ubuntu Touch OTA-6 Officially Released with Wi-Fi Hotspot, Custom Alarm Sounds, More

Filed under
Ubuntu

As we reported the other day, the Ubuntu Touch developers were hard at work to release the OTA-6 software update for Ubuntu for phones today, Wednesday, August 26, 2015, for Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Edition, Nexus 4, and Nexus 7 devices.

Read more

Ubuntu Touch's Telegram App 2.0 to Arrive Next Month Based on TelegramQML

GDK-PixBuf Vulnerability Closed in Ubuntu 15.04

Filed under
Ubuntu

A vulnerability that would allow users to crash GDK-PixBuf with specially crafted file has been found and fixed in Ubuntu 15.04, Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, and Ubuntu 12.04 LTS operating systems.

Read more

Superb Ubuntu-Powered Sable from System76 Has a $50 Discount

Filed under
GNU
Linux
Ubuntu

Sable is a superb all-in-one PC from System76, and you can now purchase one at a $50 discount. It ships with the latest Ubuntu OS, and you can customize it to better fit your needs.

Read more

Ubuntu Touch OTA-6 Is Almost Done, but BQ Aquaris Users Must Wait Until Next Week

Filed under
Ubuntu

On August 25, Canonical's Łukasz Zemczak sent in his daily report informing all Ubuntu Phone owners about the progress made on the soon-to-be-released OTA-6 software update for the Ubuntu Touch mobile operating system.

Read more

Here's How Ubuntu Touch's LibreOffice Document Viewer App Looks Like

Filed under
LibO
Ubuntu

Linux Kernel 4.2 RC8 Arrives in Ubuntu 15.10, Breaks the AMD Catalyst Driver

Filed under
Linux
Ubuntu

Canonical's Joseph Salisbury has informed us all about the latest work done by the Ubuntu Kernel Team for the upcoming Ubuntu 15.10 (Wily Werewolf) operating system, during the meeting that took place earlier today, August 25, 2015.

Read more

Thunderbird 38.2.0 Finally Arrives in Ubuntu

Filed under
Ubuntu

Canonical just announced that a number of Thunderbird vulnerabilities have been closed in Ubuntu 15.04, Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, and Ubuntu 12.04, which also updates the version of the browser to 38.2.0.

Read more

Subversion Vulnerabilities Closed in Ubuntu OSes

Compare PDF Files With DiffPDF In Ubuntu Linux, Debian, Fedora & Other Derivatives

Filed under
Linux
Ubuntu
HowTos


Compare PDF Files With DiffPDF In Ubuntu Linux, Debian, Fedora & Other Derivatives

DiffPDF is  a small but useful tool that compares two PDF files and let you know the differences. This easy to use tool is free for Linux. If you often read books then you can compare for changes in the paragraph and other deep aspects. Let's see how to install and useDiffPDF in Linux distributions including UbuntuDebian, PCLinuxOS and Fedora.

Read At LinuxAndUbuntu

No, Canonical Is Not Killing the Ubuntu Software Center

Filed under
Ubuntu

We wrote a couple of weeks ago about the poor state of the Ubuntu Software Center, but it looks like other publications took this little too far. No, Canonical is not killing the Ubuntu Software Center, it's just evolving.

Read more

Syndicate content

More in Tux Machines

Xubuntu 15.10 Beta 1 Drops Gnumeric and Abiword in Favor of LibreOffice Writer and Calc

Canonical has announced the release of the first Beta build for Ubuntu 15.10 (Wily Werewolf) opt-in flavors, which include the well-known Xubuntu distribution built around the lightweight Xfce desktop environment. Read more

Technology, the law and you: Open-source software

But “free as in beer” isn’t really the point – huge numbers of corporate open-source users opt for paid commercial versions of open-source projects, for simplicity and support. And then there are all those various licenses that protect the openness of the software – GPL, Apache, Eclipse. But the good news is that, with very few exceptions, there aren’t many legal issues for the average company to worry about. Read more

Today in Techrights

Windows 10: is it finally time to migrate to Ubuntu?

Ubuntu continues to grow in popularity, not only with mainstream consumers, but also with Fortune 500 companies. Moreover, government and top notch education entities across the globe have realized they can save millions of USD, and invest funds more prudently for social programmes. Read more