Want to know how to upgrade Ubuntu 14.04 LTS to Ubuntu 16.04 LTS? Read on; we walk you through the process, step-by-step.
This post, How To Upgrade Ubuntu 14.04 LTS to Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
This nifty GNOME-Shell extension makes it easy for open-source projects to keep track of which team members are where, and what timezone they're in.
This post, This GNOME Shell Extension Makes It Easy To See Where and When Work Colleagues Are, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Can you believe that it’s been over 2 years since the last stable release of Clementine? It’s also been over 4 years since we last mentioned the popular open-source music player on this site! New Features in Clementine 1.3 Ripened for release this weekend, Clementine 1.3 brings a punnet’s worth of improvements, features and bug fixes to the cross-platform Qt-based […]
The final, stable release of Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus) is now tantalizingly close. In just under a weeks time millions of Ubuntu users around the world will receive notification that a version of Ubuntu is available. But do you plan to upgrade? It’s a question we like to ask before every Ubuntu release. Think of it as a litmus test of […]
The Bq Aquaris M10 Ubuntu Edition tablet is now shipping and the first “real world” takes how well the device runs are starting to roll in. Not that we haven’t had a good old looksie at it before. Mobile World Congress 2016 played host to the device, gifting us a glut of hands-on appraisals. Back then it was repeatedly said that the […]
This post, First Real World Reviews of the Bq M10 Ubuntu Edition Tablet Appear Online, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
While Mobile World Congress 2016 earlier this year gave us a glut of hands-on apprasials of the Bq Aquqaris M10 Ubutnu Edition tablet it was repeatedly said thatt the code wasn’t production ready, not to think it too bad, and so on. Now that the device is not just on sale but physically in paying […]
See the video above? That’s Ubuntu convergence in action on what’s being billed as ‘the world’s most affordable laptop’. Except isn’t a laptop at all. It’s the NexDock, which is crowdfunding a smooth $300,000 to pay for its first major production run. The device is, for all intents, a portable 14.1-inch monitor, albeit one powered by an internal 10000mAh battery. The keyboard […]
This post, See Ubuntu Convergence in Action on the NexDock [Video], was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Bq has begun shipping the world’s first Ubuntu tablet. Yes, if you pre-ordered one of the Ubuntu-powered slates from Bq last month you’ll want to keep an eye your email address over the coming days. A number of you have already been in touch with us say you’ve received a dispatch notice from the company: @omgubuntu my M10 […]
This post, And We’re Off: Bq Begins Shipping World’s First Ubuntu Tablet, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
How often do you use GNOME System Monitor? I (thankfully) don’t. The only time I do is when a background process is going rogue… But if GNOME’s designers manage to implement a proposed top-to-bottom redesign of the app comes, that could change. Meet Usage Under the new name of “Usage” (it’ll become clear why) the revamped GNOME System Monitor app gets […]
Can remember a Linux app called CoverGloobus? You can't? That doesn't surprise me too much. But here's why you should check it out.
This post, CoverGloobus Is a Customizable Desktop Album Art Widget, was written by Scott Bouvier and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS will come with support for Canonical's (relatively new) Snap packaging format.
This post, Snap! Ubuntu 16.04 Just Made Installing New Apps MUCH Easier, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
An open-source and entirely standalone Steam Controller driver is in development, and could open the gamepad up to a wide variety of other uses.
This post, An Open-Source Steam Controller Driver is in Development, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Hoping to use your Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Phone as a convergence device via wireless display technologies? I've some bad news…
This post, Canonical Has ‘No Plans’ To Support Convergence on Meizu MX4, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Want to move the Unity launcher to the bottom of the screen in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS the easy way?
This post, Unity Tweak Tool Makes It Easy to Move the Unity Launcher, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Ubuntu 16.04 is nearing release, meaning some of you will soon be thinking about when and how you plan to upgrade. You don’t have to start from scratch with a fresh install (though some swear by it). You can upgrade to Ubuntu 16.04 ‘Xenial Xerus’ from Ubuntu 15.10, both before its final release and after. In this article shows you how. […]
Bq has quietly pushed back the shipping date of its new M10 Ubuntu Edition tablet, which customers had been told would ship this week.
This post, Ubuntu Tablet Shipping Date Gets Quietly Pushed Back, was written by Scott Bouvier and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
How many people use Ubuntu? A whole freaking lot, that’s how many. Canonical shares some impressive stats in a new infographic (which you can see below). helps to offer further insight into just how widely used Ubuntu is. From space stations and Mars rovers, to robots and routers, by way of sites like this and computers like yours. Ubuntu is […]
This post, From Space Stations to Snapchat: Ubuntu Is Everywhere [Inforgraphic], was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
New apps and new features arrive in latest update to Ubuntu Phone
This post, Ubuntu OTA-10 Brings New Apps, New Features to Ubuntu Phone, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.