Tag Archives: Apps

Firefox 54 Update now Available on Ubuntu, But Multiprocess is Disabled

firefox multiprocessUbuntu users can now upgrade the latest Firefox 54 release through Software Updater, but Firefox’s new multiprocess handling is disabled by default.

This post, Firefox 54 Update now Available on Ubuntu, But Multiprocess is Disabled, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Linux System Utility ‘Stacer’ Updated with Process Monitoring Panel, New Look

stacer 1.0.7A new version Stacer, an open-source system cleaning n’ tune-up tool for Linux desktops, is available to download. Stacer 1.0.7 ships with improved language support, adds in a choice of light or dark theme, and introduces a new processes monitor. Processes can be sorted based on PID, CPU and memory usage, etc. You can also search […]

This post, Linux System Utility ‘Stacer’ Updated with Process Monitoring Panel, New Look, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Ubunsys Gives Ubuntu Power Users Easy Access to Scary Options

clean ubuntu systemToday I came across Ubunsys, an advanced system utility for Ubuntu 17.04, and I think power users among you may find it useful. Ubunsys, which is under active development and not yet considered stable, exposes various advanced security, package management and system settings in a straightforward wizard-style UI. Or to put it another way, it lets […]

This post, Ubunsys Gives Ubuntu Power Users Easy Access to Scary Options, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Chirp is a Simple Electron Twitter Client

twitter lite desktop appI came across a new Electron Twitter client today called Chirp — and I sort of had to write about it. See, I’ve written of my love for Twitter Lite, the social networking site’s new mobile experience before, and recommended a number of ways in which you can ‘use’ Twitter Lite in a standalone window like a traditional app (aka as a […]

This post, Chirp is a Simple Electron Twitter Client, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Kodi, the Popular Media Center, Is Now Available as a Snap App

kodi snap appA snap of Kodi, the hugely popular open-source media center software, is available for testing. Announcing the snap package on the Kodi forum, Kodi team member ‘DaVu‘ explains that with “more snap packages are available for Ubuntu-based systems” they are “happy to provide a Kodi snap package as well.” “Note, that this is in a pretty early state and […]

This post, Kodi, the Popular Media Center, Is Now Available as a Snap App, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Standard Notes is an Open-Source Encrypted Notes App

Standard Notes is an encrypted note taking app available for free on Linux, macOS, Windows, Android, iOS, and the web. And yup, in case you were wondering, it’s also totally open source. Linux isn’t short of note taking ands to-do apps that work across devices and platforms, with Simplenote, Todoist, Google Keep (my go-to app for cross-platform […]

This post, Standard Notes is an Open-Source Encrypted Notes App, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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