Tag Archives: Apps

Use Font Finder to Quickly Browse & Install Google Fonts on Ubuntu

Font Finder for LinuxIf you’re looking for a decent font finder app for Linux then you need look no further than the perfectly named ‘Font Finder’. Font Finder is a free, open source app for Linux that lets you sift through, sort and and install fonts from the huge Google Fonts archive, all from the comfort of your desktop. […]

This post, Use Font Finder to Quickly Browse & Install Google Fonts 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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Generate Two-Factor Authentication Codes on Linux with ‘Authenticator’

‘Authenticator’ is an easy to use two-factor authentication app for the Linux desktop, and lets you generate 2-factor authentication codes for more than 290 services.

This post, Generate Two-Factor Authentication Codes on Linux with ‘Authenticator’, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Shotwell Photo Manager Just Got a Big Performance Boost

Shotwell photo manager and editorA new version of the Shotwell photo manager and editor is available to download. Shotwell 0.28 “Braunschweig” arrives half a year later than originally planned but hasn’t shirked on improvements or bug fixes during the wait. In all some 60 bugs have been closed since the Shotwell 0.27 release last year, with fixes for random crashes, […]

This post, Shotwell Photo Manager Just Got a Big Performance Boost, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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LPlayer is a new, minimal audio player for Linux

lplayer - a minimalistic audio playerSometimes I want listen to a couple of podcast episodes or audio tracks back-to-back, without adding them to my media library. PLlayer could be the minimalist audio player for Linux that I’ve been searching for. Now, I’m not going to spend 500 words waffling about how this app is better than Rhythmbox, Clementine or any other […]

This post, LPlayer is a new, minimal audio player for Linux, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Firefox 59 released, these are the key changes

firefox 57 on ubuntuA new version of the Firefox web browser is available to download. Firefox 59 is something of a modest update compared to the whizz-bang change-logs of the past few releases. But, even, there are still some notable changes on offer here, including enhanced privacy controls. Firefox 59 Changes The unified search bar now shows search […]

This post, Firefox 59 released, these are the key changes, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Cozy Audiobook Player for Linux adds HiDPI Support & Dark Mode

Cozy 0.5.6 on UbuntuA new version of Cozy, the GTK-based audiobook player for Linux desktops, is available to download. Cozy 0.5.6 isn’t a major update, but it does improve some welcome new features, including a new audiobook overview headed by tabs to switch switch between ‘recent’ listens, ‘author’ and ‘reader’ views. The app now looks sharper on HiDPI […]

This post, Cozy Audiobook Player for Linux adds HiDPI Support & Dark Mode, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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