'Clevo Indicator' is a small panel-based applet that allows Clevo laptop owners running Ubuntu to monitor and control their CPU fan speed.
This post, Control Fan Speed on Clevo Laptops With This Indicator Applet, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
It’s been said before and will be said again – it’s not so much that people hate gaming in Linux, it’s that there’s nothing to play in Linux. E3 2016 promises to be the year it all changes, the year in which a golden age of Linux gaming seizes the globe with near indecent fervour. There’s […]
Unicode 9.0 support has been added to the (awesome) EmojiOne Font. This nifty SVG-in-OT font lets Linux users see and use full color emoji on Linux desktops, including Ubuntu. Version 1.2 of EmojiOne Font fully supports the 72 new pictograms added in Unicode 9.0. Among them you’ll find: Not everyone likes, gets or understands emoji — and that’s fine. But if you do, […]
This post, Linux Color Emoji Font Adds 72 New Unicode 9.0 Emoji, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
VLC Chromecast support is on the way, and VideoLAN developer JB Kempf has a progress update on the streaming media feature in VLC 3.0.
This post, It’s Official: VLC 3.0 Will Get Chromecast Support, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Quick Reddit is a free, open-source indicator applet for the Ubuntu desktop that can fetch and display a list of posts from a specified Subreddit.
This post, Quick Reddit is an Indicator Applet for Ubuntu Desktop, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
The design team as Canonical has responded to concerns raised in the community about the design of the Ubuntu Web Browser icon. But if you were hoping for a resolution, you’ll be left wanting. In response to a bug report filed by Ubuntu member Alan Bell about the suitability of the web-browser app’s icon Canonical’s Matthieu James says: “Modifying [the […]
This post, Canonical Respond to Web Browser App Icon Brouhaha, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
This post will show you how to install Steam on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. Now, before you say it, I know. You’re reading this with a slightly egregious look on your face because, after all, it’s easy to install Steam on Ubuntu, right? Perhaps not as easy as it could be. You asked for this guide Since Xenial’s […]
Want to help test a new version of Ubuntu Software? Will Cooke, Ubuntu desktop manager, posted a call for testing on his Google+ page, where he explains: “Before we push this in to proposed for Xenial, we’re looking for people to play with a new release of Software for Ubuntu. There have been a lot of changes […]
This post, Be Brave — Help Test a New Version of Ubuntu Software, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Firefox 47 is now available to download — but don’t expect too much excitement. As with most releases since the switch the a rapid release schedule the latest release of Mozilla Firefox brings a modest collection of iterative changes. Tweaks and fixes that you won’t leave you sitting in a damp patch of giddy abandon, but […]
Screencloud is a really slick screenshot tool for the Linux desktop — but it’s not currently available on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. This is a great shame as the app boasts an impressive feature set. But don’t panic: there is a solution. Screencloud Recap Open-source and cross-platform, Screenclud is a system tray-based application. It has a feature set comparable […]
This post, How To Get Nifty Screenshot Tool ‘Screencloud’ Running on Ubuntu 16.04, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
There’s a brand new icon theme on the scene — and it’s made ~horst3180 of Arc GTK+ fame. Yes, one of the most popular themes for Linux desktops is finally getting an official icon theme to accompany it. And here’s what some of its icon look like: Now, it’s still very early days for the icon […]
The Unity 7 desktop in Ubuntu does not come with a ‘do not disturb’ feature by default. Ubuntu desktop notification can keep you notified of many things, from a track change in Rhythmbox to new e-mail in Thunderbird, or pending software updates. But they can also be a distraction. In this post we’ll show you how […]
We show you how to install the latest version of the popular Arc GTK theme on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.
This post, How to Install the Latest Arc GTK Theme on Ubuntu 16.04, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Nautilus is the default Ubuntu file manager for good reason: it is feature-filled and easy-to-use — but do you know how to navigate it like a ninja using the keyboard?
This post, 9 Nautilus Keyboard Shortcuts Everyone Should Know, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.