Tag Archives: Eye Candy

Ant is a Flat GTK Theme with a Bloody Bite

ant gtk themeBetween Arc, Adapta and Numix it kind of feels like Linux has the whole flat GTK theme thing covered. But proving their’s always room for one more is Ant. Ant is a flat GTK theme for Ubuntu and other GNOME-based Linux desktops. It’s available in three striking variants, all of which have their own signature flourish: […]

This post, Ant is a Flat GTK Theme with a Bloody Bite, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Adapta Theme is Now Available for the KDE Plasma Desktop

Adapta theme for KDE PlasmaThe hugely popular Adapta theme is now available for KDE Plasma users to enjoy. A new port brings the Adapta GTK theme to the KDE Plasma 5 desktop for the first time, news that will please fans of its famous flat stylings. The development team behind the effort have also created Adapta themed additions and […]

This post, Adapta Theme is Now Available for the KDE Plasma Desktop, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Your Desktop Wallpaper Just Got Interesting Again

Desktop wallpaper just got interesting again. Hands up if you recall the animated wallpaper app Komorebi? No? We featured this nifty open-source wallpaper app a couple of times earlier in the year. At the time we praised the app for its slick pseudo-parallax effects and for trying to something a touch more innovative — if a […]

This post, Your Desktop Wallpaper Just Got Interesting Again, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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7 of the Best Icon Themes for Ubuntu

best-icon-themes-ubuntuOn a hunt to find the best icon themes for Ubuntu? Well, you’ve come to the right post place! In this post we will show you some of the best icon themes for Ubuntu, ranging from modern, flat icon sets, to a circular icon pack carrying a colourful twist. Oh, and as this article is […]

This post, 7 of the Best Icon Themes for Ubuntu, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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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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