Avid readers of social news sharing site Hacker News might be interested in a new app recently added to Flathub. Called HackUp, it is a Hacker News desktop client written in Vala. It lets you browse and read Hacker News submissions without needing to open a web browser (which for a legendary procrastinator like me, is a good thing). […]
This post, HackUp is a Desktop Hacker News Client for Linux, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
If you’re looking for a decent font finder app for Linux then you need look no further than the perfectly named ‘Font Finder’. Font Finder is a free, open source app for Linux that lets you sift through, sort and and install fonts from the huge Google Fonts archive, all from the comfort of your desktop. […]
This post, Use Font Finder to Quickly Browse & Install Google Fonts on Ubuntu, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Desktop Linux radio player Gradio has broadcast word of its latest release, and it sounds great. In my article on Gradio 6.0 I lamented the loss of the player’s handy ‘discover’ section which, although overcrowded, helped to surface radio stations popular with radio fans. The Discover section allowed me to (aptly) discover stations I wasn’t aware of […]
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LibreOffice is now available to install from Flathub, the centralised Flatpak app store. Its arrival allows anyone running a modern Linux distribution to install the latest stable release of LibreOffice in a click or two, without having to hunt down a PPA, tussle with tarballs or wait for a distro provider to package it up. A […]
This post, LibreOffice Is Now Available on Flathub, the Flatpak App Store, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
A new version of Pithos, the open-source Pandora Radio client for Linux desktops, is available to download. Pithos 1.4.0 introduces a number of new plugins that extend its feature set, including a 10-band equalizer, a screensaver/lock screen inhibiter, and a volume normalizer. The app also adds F1 keyboard shortcut for opening the online Pithos wiki; […]
This post, Pithos 1.4 Released with 10-Band Equalizer, More, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.