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‘Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration’ Will Hit Linux This Month

Rise of the Tomb Raider on LinuxThe Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration Linux port will be released in April, games porting company Feral Interactive has revealed. The acclaimed game will support the Vulkan API on Linux.

This post, ‘Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration’ Will Hit Linux This Month, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Improved Flathub Website Makes It Easier to Find Flatpak Apps

the flat hub website redesignIt just got a whole heap easier to find and install Flatpak apps on Linux distros like Ubuntu. A new version of the Flathub website is now live on Flathub.org, albeit in beta. The improved front-end to what is the de facto Flatpak app store offers search, browsing and install options. It’s packed with app descriptions, […]

This post, Improved Flathub Website Makes It Easier to Find Flatpak Apps, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Ubuntu 18.04 Gives Nautilus a Striking New Look

Ambiance GTK theme in Ubuntu 18.04 LTSThere’s a rather large visual change in Ubuntu 18.04 that I’ve only just noticed. It’s not because the change in question is subtle or easy to miss. It’s because I have only just booted up a copy of the Bionic Beaver thanks to the release of Ubuntu 18.04 beta 2. And wow; the change dramatically alters the appearance […]

This post, Ubuntu 18.04 Gives Nautilus a Striking New Look, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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The Slimbook Curve is a Stunning All-in-One Linux PC

The Slimbook Curve Linux PCYodel an aloha to the Slimbook Curve — an all-in-one Linux PC with an alluring curved edge-to-edge display. Call me old fashioned but I’m (still) a huge fan of desktop computers. I like having something big and bulky on my desk, purring away, helping me crunch through whatever workload I’m trying to avoid tackle. So all-in-one PCs are very […]

This post, The Slimbook Curve is a Stunning All-in-One Linux PC, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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‘Dash to Dock’ Adds New Launcher Styles, Support for GNOME 3.28

gnome dash to dock facebook imageAn updated version of Dash to Dock, the hugely popular GNOME Shell extension, is available to download. Dash to Dock v63 adds support for the recent GNOME 3.28 release. This means those of you on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, Fedora 27 and other Linux distributions can rock out with your dock out — sans any compatibility issues. […]

This post, ‘Dash to Dock’ Adds New Launcher Styles, Support for GNOME 3.28, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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How to Install Google Chrome on Ubuntu

how to install google chrome in ubuntu graphicAs the world’s most popular web browser it’s natural that new Linux users often ask how to install Google Chrome in Ubuntu. It’s not a silly question. With Linux distress being built around “repos” most users attempt to install Google Chrome in Ubuntu Linux from Ubuntu Software app. Obviously they come up short when they […]

This post, How to Install Google Chrome on Ubuntu, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Intel Axes its Linux Graphics Update Tool

intel logotypeIntel has announced it is ‘discontinuing’ the ‘Intel Graphics Update Tool for Linux‘. The tool (which was known as “Intel Graphics Installer for Linux” for a while) was created in 2013 to give Linux users a reliable way to upgrade to the latest stable firmware, driver and other components for Intel graphics chips. Owners of newer Intel […]

This post, Intel Axes its Linux Graphics Update Tool, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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