If you want to make Windows 10 look more like Ubuntu then check out Maverick, a Windows 10 visual style inspired by the Ubuntu Ambiance theme.
A brand-new Skype for Linux client has been announced — and you can try it today.
This post, Skype Announce Brand New Linux Client, Now In Alpha, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
The latest Vivaldi snapshot adds tab hibernation, more mouse gestures and sets Yahoo! as the default search engine.
This post, Vivaldi Update Adds Tab Hibernation to Linux Builds, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Nightly builds of the next-gen web rendering engine ‘Servo’ are now available for Linux and Mac desktops.
This post, How To Try Servo, Mozilla’s Next-Gen Web Engine, on Linux, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Unicode 9.0 support has been added to the (awesome) EmojiOne Font. This nifty SVG-in-OT font lets Linux users see and use full color emoji on Linux desktops, including Ubuntu. Version 1.2 of EmojiOne Font fully supports the 72 new pictograms added in Unicode 9.0. Among them you’ll find: Not everyone likes, gets or understands emoji — and that’s fine. But if you do, […]
This post, Linux Color Emoji Font Adds 72 New Unicode 9.0 Emoji, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
There’s a brand new icon theme on the scene — and it’s made ~horst3180 of Arc GTK+ fame. Yes, one of the most popular themes for Linux desktops is finally getting an official icon theme to accompany it. And here’s what some of its icon look like: Now, it’s still very early days for the icon […]
The stock icons for The GIMP and Inkscape are nice enough, but if you’d rather replace them with Adobe Creative Suite-esque alternatives, you can.
The desire to switch the default icons of The GIMP (a, er, dog or coyote chewing on a paintbrush) and Inkscape (an inky mountain) for uniform Adobe-style alternatives will, naturally, not be to everyone’s tastes.
Being able to ‘scratch an itch’ is part of the beauty of open-source software.
DeviantArt user ~RohitAwate explains his reason for creating these two icons:
“I loved Adobe’s icons for Photoshop and their other apps and wanted similar ones for GIMP/Inkscape. But after a long and fruitless search, I just decided to make them on my own. Thought I would share them with you!”
Rohit’s replacement GIMP and Inkscape can be downloaded from DeviantArt at the link below. Included are two icons (as .svg files) and complete step-by-step instructions on how to ‘install’ them.