A remastered version of ‘Turok: Dinosaur Hunter’ has arrived on Linux. The game first found fame on the Nintendo 64 back way back in 1997, where it helped define the fledgling first-person shooter genre for an entire generation of gamers. Now a high-definition, remastered port is available to play on Linux, having stomped its way on to the Xbox […]
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An experimental reader mode will ship in the next version of GNOME Web, aka Epiphany. The feature is already available to try in the latest development builds of the GTK Webkit-based web browser, released this week as part of the GNOME 3.29.3 milestone. Reader mode (also known as “reader view”) is a toggle option that strips […]
This post, GNOME Web Browser is Adding a Reader Mode, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Work on the new Ubuntu icon theme is beginning to pick up steam. As you may know, developers plan to revamp the look and feel of Ubuntu for its next release by shipping the new Communitheme GTK and GNOME Shell theme and the new Suru icon set by default. In a sign that the revamp […]
This post, Ubuntu Suru Icon Theme Now Covers More Filetypes, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
A slate of 7th-gen Intel NUCs are now officially certified for Ubuntu, Canonical has announced. If you’ve had your eye on an Intel NUC for dev work, IoT shenanigans, or to use as an entertainment hub in the living room, you’ll be pleased to know you can install and run Ubuntu 16.04 LTS without encountering any major […]
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A new GTK theme brings the luscious look of macOS Mojave to the Linux desktop. Not that you should be surprised; we’ve written before about how easy it is to make Ubuntu look like a Mac. But thanks to this new macOS Mojave inspired GTK theme that fact is truer, and more faithful, than ever. macOS […]
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Avid readers of social news sharing site Hacker News might be interested in a new app recently added to Flathub. Called HackUp, it is a Hacker News desktop client written in Vala. It lets you browse and read Hacker News submissions without needing to open a web browser (which for a legendary procrastinator like me, is a good thing). […]
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Good news for any merciless warmongers amongst you: you’ll soon be able to play ‘Total War: WARHAMMER II’ on Linux. Games porting powerhouse™ Feral Interactive has announced that is is bringing the acclaimed strategy title to Linux and macOS later this year. Total War: WARHAMMER II Total War: WARHAMMER II is the sequel to Total War: WARHAMMER, […]
This post, It’s Official: Total War: WARHAMMER II is Coming to Linux, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Learn how to install the Deepin desktop environment on Ubuntu 18.04 from a PPA. The Deepin desktop is an attractive alternative desktop shell for Linux.
This post, How to Install Deepin Desktop Environment on Ubuntu 18.04, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Google has released a new VR video conversion tool for macOS and Linux. It’s called “VR180 Creator” (catchy) and the tool aims to make it easier for people to edit video shot on 180-degree and 360-degree devices like the Lenovo Mirage camera (pictured opposite). And boy is just-such a tool needed! VR180 Creator: Easier VR Video Editing […]
This post, Google’s VR180 Creator Tool Makes it Easier to Edit VR Video on Linux, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
A new version of the Deepin Linux distribution is available to download. Deepin 15.6 improves on last year’s Deepin 15.5 release in a number of ways, chucks in a new-look app launcher, and includes a crop of core app updates for good measure. “The new release – deepin 15.6, offers the delicated interfaces and easy-to-understand logics […]
This post, Deepin 15.6 Released, Features New App Menu, Dark Mode, & More, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.