Tag Archives: Apps

Shotwell Photo Manager Gets Updated, Here’s How To Install It on 16.04

shotwell app iconWhen non-profit software development company Yorba shut down last year a cloud of uncertainty was left hanging over many of its applications, including desktop e-mail app Geary and digital photo manager Shotwell. Thankfully it didn’t take long for the great clouds to pass. Community developers have stepped in to breath new life into both applications. Yorba assigned its copyrights for Shotwell and Geary […]

This post, Shotwell Photo Manager Gets Updated, Here’s How To Install It on 16.04, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Geary Email Client Gets First Update in Over a Year

geary-tileA new version of open-source email client Geary is available to download, the first update to the app in more than a year.  The demise of Yorba as a non-profit software company a year or ago left the fate of their open source projects, Shotwell photo manger and Geary e-mail client among them, uncertain. Elementary was quick to announce […]

This post, Geary Email Client Gets First Update in Over a Year, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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A Telegram Snap Package Is Available on Ubuntu 16.04

telegram logoUsing Ubuntu 16.04 and want to install the official Telegram Linux app? Don’t run off to the official website to get the official binary: there’s now a Telegram app snap package available on Ubuntu 16.04. To install it you can search for ‘telegram’ in Ubuntu Software. If you don’t mind mind flexing your fingers at the […]

This post, A Telegram Snap Package Is Available on Ubuntu 16.04, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Meet Etcher, A Stylish Open-Source USB Image Writer Tool

etcher disk burning app ubuntuLooking for an easy-to-use way to create a bootable USB stick on Linux? This new app can help.  This weekend reader Ronald M. sent us the following e-mail about a neat new open-source USB image writer app he came across: “I wanted to point you at a cool open-source tool that works cross-platform (Windows, OS X, […]

This post, Meet Etcher, A Stylish Open-Source USB Image Writer Tool, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Ubuntu Phone Now Has a Music Tuner App

twang ubuntu tuner appMusicians who use the Ubuntu Phone can add a nifty new tuner app to their collection. The simply titled ‘Tuner’ app for Ubuntu phone (and tablet) currently supports turning a Ukulele. Support for guitar tuning is to arrive in a future update. It works very, very simply: just open the app, twang a string, and see how in tune it is. […]

This post, Ubuntu Phone Now Has a Music Tuner App, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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This GNOME Shell Extension Makes It Easy To See Where and When Work Colleagues Are

gnome-timezone-extensionThis nifty GNOME-Shell extension makes it easy for open-source projects to keep track of which team members are where, and what timezone they’re in.

This post, This GNOME Shell Extension Makes It Easy To See Where and When Work Colleagues Are, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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