Tag Archives: Eye Candy

Ubuntu 18.04 Gives Nautilus a Striking New Look

Ambiance GTK theme in Ubuntu 18.04 LTSThere’s a rather large visual change in Ubuntu 18.04 that I’ve only just noticed. It’s not because the change in question is subtle or easy to miss. It’s because I have only just booted up a copy of the Bionic Beaver thanks to the release of Ubuntu 18.04 beta 2. And wow; the change dramatically alters the appearance […]

This post, Ubuntu 18.04 Gives Nautilus a Striking New Look, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Dang it! Ubuntu 18.04 Won’t Include a New GTK Theme

the new ubuntu themeIf you were hoping to see Ubuntu 18.04 LTS arrive with an all-new look then brace yourself as we’ve bad news to share. Ubuntu has said that the new theme, which it asked the community to create, won’t be part of of the Bionic Beaver release next month. It won’t be the default GTK theme, nor will it […]

This post, Dang it! Ubuntu 18.04 Won’t Include a New GTK Theme, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Give Your Linux Desktop a Fresh Look with the Canta Theme

canta gtk themeIf your current Ubuntu desktop is looking a little dark and a little dated why not give it a refresh? And the perfect choice to help you do that is the Canta theme by serial theme maker Vince Liuice (of Vimix theme fame). Like the (admittedly rather marmite) Arrongin GTK theme we showed you last week the Canta theme has a unique […]

This post, Give Your Linux Desktop a Fresh Look with the Canta Theme, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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ArcMPD is a Translucent GTK Theme Based on Arc

ArcMPD is a translucent GTK theme with transparent touchesYou’re looking at a screenshot of a new GTK theme called ArcMPD. As you might be able to guess from the name ArcMPD is a fork of the super popular Arc GTK theme. But, unlike its inspiration, ArcMPD is far less conservative with translucent touches in the header bar and sidebar of windows. The traffic light […]

This post, ArcMPD is a Translucent GTK Theme Based on Arc, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Make Firefox Look like the GNOME Web Browser (Because Why Not, Right?)

firefox user chrome css adwaitaIf you’re using a vanilla GNOME session on Ubuntu with the Adwaita theme, and want to make Firefox look a little more at home, you can. In fact, with a bit of custom CSS you can make Firefox look like Epiphany (aka GNOME Web), the core browser that ships with the GNOME desktop environment. Firefox […]

This post, Make Firefox Look like the GNOME Web Browser (Because Why Not, Right?), was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Are These Ambiance Theme Forks Better Than The Real Thing?

ambiance rw gtk themeAhh, Ambiance. It’s been the default Ubuntu GTK theme for almost as long as I’ve been blogging, but it’s far from being the design darling it was when it debuted back in 2010. Ubuntu wants to replace it with a new theme in Ubuntu 18.04 LTS based on Ambiance, and more than 90% of you agree […]

This post, Are These Ambiance Theme Forks Better Than The Real Thing?, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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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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