Ubuntu In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) Remix Beta 2 released by Ramesh Elamathi posted on Thursday, 22 December 2011 08:18
Canonical has released Ubuntu In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) Remix Beta 2 on December 21. The Ubuntu IVI Remix is a specific version of Ubuntu operating system based on a core set of Ubuntu technologies that will deliver infotainment in your car.
Ubuntu Software Centre now supports Paypal payments by Ramesh Elamathi posted on Saturday, 17 December 2011 09:13
You can now buy commercial apps, ebooks and magazines from Ubuntu Software Centre using the Paypal account.
GNOME now offers shell extensions the mozilla way. You can download and install these extensions as you do with the Firefox Addons. Gnome has recently launched the shell extensions website, bracing itself to compete with Unity desktop.
GNOME launches Every Detail Matters to fix minor bugs by Ramesh Elamathi posted on Friday, 02 December 2011 18:00
GNOME has announced Every Details Matters, an initiative aimed at taking care of all the little details and make sure that every part of GNOME 3 shines
Ubuntu 12.04 development update December 2 by Ramesh Elamathi posted on Friday, 02 December 2011 17:33
Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin alpha 1 released by Ramesh Elamathi posted on Friday, 02 December 2011 16:43
The first alpha release of Ubuntu 12.04, code named Precise Pangolin is now available for download. The stable release of Ubuntu 12.04 LTS is scheduled for April 26th 2012.
Popularity of Ubuntu - is it really declining ? by Ramesh Elamathi posted on Sunday, 27 November 2011 07:52
The tech news sites claim on declining popularity of Ubuntu is entirely based on unreliable statistics. Ubuntu is still the popular Linux distribution used by millions of people around the world. Tech Ubuntu lists out the facts about the malicious campaign of a few tech news sites.
Mark Shuttleworth firm on the success of Unity desktop by Ramesh Elamathi posted on Friday, 25 November 2011 17:03
Ubuntu founder Mark Shuttleworth is confident about the success of Unity desktop environment and says a lot of people are willing to contribute to make Unity a success.
Top 10 applications for Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot by Ramesh Elamathi posted on Tuesday, 15 November 2011 20:38
TechUbuntu lists top 10 applications that will let you enjoy your new Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot installation your way. These are best, cool applications that will help you a lot in your everyday computing in Ubuntu 11.10
Audacious 3.1 released with new configuration system by Ramesh Elamathi posted on Tuesday, 15 November 2011 20:18
The new release of Audacious, a winamp-like highly configurable music player for Ubuntu and other linux based distros, now comes with a new configuration system that is less on resource utilisation and a new "queue manager" window, among others. Learn how to install audacious 3.1 in Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot.
Kdenlive 0.8.2 released with automatic backup feature and bug fixes by Ramesh Elamathi posted on Tuesday, 15 November 2011 12:03
Kdenlive, a popular open source free video editor for Linux, can now automatically back up your project files. The new version 0.8.2, which was released a few days ago, fixes a number of bugs (clost to 150) and improves the performance.
Many users of Ubuntu 11.10 found the Global menu in Unity desktop environment ennoying. Here is how to disable Global Menu in the unity desktop environment.
Enable MP3 Flash support in Ubuntu 11.10 by Ramesh Elamathi posted on Tuesday, 15 November 2011 10:04
Learn how to enable support for mp3, avi and flash support in Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot.
Lightweight image viewer Ristretto to replace gThumb in XUbuntu 12.04 by Ramesh Elamathi posted on Monday, 14 November 2011 10:21
XUbuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin will have Ristretto image viewer, a fast growing lightweight alternative. It will replace the gThumb.
Mint overtakes Ubuntu and becomes the top distro by Ramesh Elamathi posted on Saturday, 12 November 2011 18:01
Linux Mint has gained the top spot in Distro Watch ranking replacing Ubuntu as the most popular Linux-based distribution today. Mint, an Ubuntu-based distribution, aims to provide out-of-the-box experience for users.