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Have You Taken the Thunderbird Redesign Survey?

thunderbird email clientMonterail and Thunderbird are now working on the same team. Yes, that Monterail, the Poland-based development company whose stunning Thunderbird mock-up went viral last year, before becoming a real, working Thunderbird theme. “We got in touch with […] the Thunderbird core team to discuss possibilities. We wanted to establish how to enhance user retention and make […]

This post, Have You Taken the Thunderbird Redesign Survey?, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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These are the 12 Potential LibreOffice Mascots

If you have anything approaching a memory you may recall that The Document Foundation is on the hunt for a LibreOffice mascot. Ring any bells? It almost didn’t for me, despite having written about the contest a couple of times previously (here and here)! I had forgotten all about the competition until today, when reader (and regular […]

This post, These are the 12 Potential LibreOffice Mascots, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Bad News for Users of TopIcons Plus

top icons plus exampleThe development of the popular TopIcons Plus GNOME extension has been put on pause. Offering a convenient way to access indicator applets and system tray icons from the GNOME top bar, the extension has proven popular with GNOME Shell users, especially as GNOME 3.26 removes the legacy tray entirely. But in a bug report on Github TopIcons Plus developer Phocean says […]

This post, Bad News for Users of TopIcons Plus, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Happy Birthday Linux!

happy birthday linuxHappy 26th birthday Linux! Yes, it’s that time of the year once again, the day which most open-source enthusiasts consider to be the famous kernel’s formal founding. It was on this day 26 years ago that a plucky Fin named Linus Torvalds punched out a small announcement about his ‘hobby’ operating system and shared it with the Minix newsgroup. […]

This post, Happy Birthday Linux!, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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