Tag Archives: Eye Candy

How To Add Blur to GNOME Shell

Remember how sexy the Unity Dash looked with its background blur effect enabled? Blyr brings something similar to GNOME Shell. It’s a straight-forward GNOME extension that adds a blur effect to the Activities Overview screen. A well-stocked settings section provides enough sliders and switches to appease even the most ardent themers among you. For instance, the […]

This post, How To Add Blur to GNOME Shell, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Add Bling to the ‘ls’ Bash Command with Colorls

Are you a longtime lover of the ls command? If so here’s a small Ruby gem that, in its own words “beautifies” this common command with color and font-awesome icons. And the result is as luscious as it is lucid. Colorls for Bash Colorls is the name of the script and it (shock!) prettifies the […]

This post, Add Bling to the ‘ls’ Bash Command with Colorls, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Folder Color Now Works With More Icon Themes, Includes More Color Options

folder color thumbnailA couple of weeks back we spotlighted Folder Color, a simple app that makes it easy to change folder color on Ubuntu. Great timing it turns out as the app has just picked up a brand-new release that adds support for more icon themes and includes more color options by default. The app is now […]

This post, Folder Color Now Works With More Icon Themes, Includes More Color Options, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Papirus Icon Theme Picks Up 64 New App Icons, Including Etcher, Standard Notes and InSync

papirus icon themeEarlier this month the Papirus icon set received a small bump update, broadening the theme’s app coverage and fixing a few mis-named glyphs in the process.

This post, Papirus Icon Theme Picks Up 64 New App Icons, Including Etcher, Standard Notes and InSync, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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United GNOME Theme Updated, Looks Better Than Ever

A new version of United GNOME, the Unity 8 inspired GTK theme, is available to download — and there are some significant changes to see. The United GNOME theme, partly inspired by the design direction of Canonical’s scrapped Unity 8 desktop, has picked up a few fixes and flourishes that fans of theme will want to know about. Most […]

This post, United GNOME Theme Updated, Looks Better Than Ever, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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