Tag Archives: Apps

MellowPlayer is a Cross-Platform Qt Cloud Music App

MellowPlayer is a Qt cloud music app for Linux, Windows and Mac. Never heard of it? I can’t say I had, either. But a reader of this site, and a fan of MellowPlayer,  asked if I could write a few lines about its latest release. MellowPlayer is a Qt Cloud Music Player If you’ve been […]

This post, MellowPlayer is a Cross-Platform Qt Cloud Music App, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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A Linux File Manager Built Using Electron

We’ve written about plenty of Electron apps, from music players to e-mail clients, code editors and chat tools — but the following tool the first Electron file manager we’ve come across! It’s called JumpFM and it’s described as a ‘minimalistic dual pane file manager for Linux’. The developer of the app cites fman, a cross-platform Qt file manager, and Exa, a terminal tool that […]

This post, A Linux File Manager Built Using Electron, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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The MusixMatch Desktop Lyrics App Is Available for Linux

musixmatch desktop app on ubuntuThis weekend I learnt that the Musixmatch desktop app is available for Linux!  Not that Linux users are short of desktop lyrics apps. We’ve written about several before, including ‘Instant Lyrics’ and ‘Lyricfier’, and many open-source music players sport some sort of song words integration. But the Musixmatch app is a little different from those. […]

This post, The MusixMatch Desktop Lyrics App Is Available for Linux, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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How to Install Winamp inspired Qmmp on Ubuntu

qmmp audio player screenshotIn this post we will show you how to install Qmmp on Ubuntu. Qmmp (which stands for Qt Multi Media Player) is an open-source audio player built using C++ and Qt. It’s not the kind of music app that will appeal to fans of apps like Rhythmbox, Clementine or Deepin Music. Instead, it’s got a face […]

This post, How to Install Winamp inspired Qmmp on Ubuntu, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Notes, the Mac-Inspired Note Taking App, Has Been Updated

Remember that Mac-inspired Notes app we mentioned well over a year ago? Well it just received a big ol’ update, and we reckon some of you will want to know about it. The new release is “about creating a robust core-experience” according to its developer, and among the changes in this update: Design tweaks System tray […]

This post, Notes, the Mac-Inspired Note Taking App, Has Been Updated, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Green Recorder 3.0 Released, Lets You Export Screen Recordings to GIF

green recorder 3.0 screenshotA new version of the Wayland compatible screen recording tool Green Recorder has been released. Green Recorder 3.0 adds a number of notable new features that help bring it parity with other screen recorder tools that are available on Linux, including the ability to export screen captures to GIF. If the (seriously wonderful) Peek doesn’t sate your […]

This post, Green Recorder 3.0 Released, Lets You Export Screen Recordings to GIF, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Gping is like regular ping, but with a graph

pretty ping graphThe ping command is a useful way to troubleshooting network issues — but its output does look a little dull by default. Enter Gping, a cross-platform ping tool that prints a pretty graph inside the terminal. What is ping, again? Ping is a small tool that lets you test whether the computer you’re using is […]

This post, Gping is like regular ping, but with a graph, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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