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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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How to Install The New & Improved Ambiance Theme on Ubuntu

As we mentioned last week, Ubuntu has improved the look of Ubuntu’s default themes when used in GNOME Shell New updated versions of the Ambiance and Radiance GTK themes will feature in Ubuntu 17.10. But you don’t have to wait until October to be use then. The updated Ambiance and Radiance themes can be downloaded and installed on earlier versions of Ubuntu. The gif above shows how much […]

This post, How to Install The New & Improved Ambiance Theme on Ubuntu, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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My Current Ubuntu Desktop (And How You Can Recreate It)

get the look may desktopAs you may have heard me mention in the latest episode of the Ubuntu Podcast, I’ve been ankle deep in GNOME extensions these past few weeks. Why? Well, like many of you I have made a preëmptive switch to GNOME Shell now that Unity is being left to the cobwebs. And thanks to the little joyous blobs of JavaScript better known as ‘GNOME Extensions’ I am […]

This post, My Current Ubuntu Desktop (And How You Can Recreate It), was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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This Script Can Make GNOME Shell Look like Windows, Mac, or Unity

GNOME Shell Layout Manager ScriptGNOME Shell’s stock experience is fairly vanilla, but with the right ingredients you can give it an entirely different flavour.  GNOME Layout Manager is a new script in development that takes advantage of this malleability. Using it you can  quickly transform GNOME Shell to look like: Ubuntu Unity Windows macOS We’ve written articles before showing you can make Ubuntu look like […]

This post, This Script Can Make GNOME Shell Look like Windows, Mac, or Unity, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Flattiance is a Flat Fork of Ubuntu’s Ambiance Theme

Flattiance is pitched as a “semi-flat fork” of the Ubuntu Ambiance theme. You know, the one that ships out of the box and by default. On the whole Flattiance keeps to the same color palette, with dark browns and orange accents, but it ditches the gradient in app headers in favour of a solid block. The window control icons […]

This post, Flattiance is a Flat Fork of Ubuntu’s Ambiance Theme, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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