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GNOME Shell 3.26 Will Have Translucent Top Bar, New Window Animations [Video]

A translucent top bar and new window maximizing effects will be on show in GNOME Shell 3.26 when it’s released later this year. Detailing the (admittedly minor) tweaks in a blog post today, GNOME’s Matthias Clasen also explains why GNOME Shell has a solid black topper by default. “The top bar was conceived to visually merge with the bezel […]

This post, GNOME Shell 3.26 Will Have Translucent Top Bar, New Window Animations [Video], was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Ubuntu Works with GNOME to Improve HiDPI Support on Linux Desktop

I’m yet to experience Ubuntu or GNOME on a HiDPI screen, so I can’t attest to how well things currently work, but I do know that some big improvements are coming. Canonical is playing host to a ‘fractional scaling hackfest‘ in its’ Taipei offices this week. Both GNOME developers and Ubuntu developers are in attendance, ready to wrestle […]

This post, Ubuntu Works with GNOME to Improve HiDPI Support on Linux Desktop, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Ubuntu GNOME To Merge with Ubuntu, Will No Longer Be a Separate Flavor

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS will use GNOME instead of Unity — a decision that has left Ubuntu fans wondering what happens to Ubuntu GNOME. Well, now we have our answer. The Ubuntu GNOME devs have laid out the future of their community flavour in a statement on their blog. They say “as a result of this decision there will […]

This post, Ubuntu GNOME To Merge with Ubuntu, Will No Longer Be a Separate Flavor, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Ubuntu 17.04 flavors are now available to download, including Ubuntu Budgie

Hatching out alongside Ubuntu 17.04 downloads are images for the rest of the Ubuntu flavors. In post we’ll take look at what’s new in a handful of the flavours, share a few choice screenshots, and give you all the download links you need. As with regular Ubuntu we recommend that you download using the official torrents. This helps to save the community […]

This post, Ubuntu 17.04 flavors are now available to download, including Ubuntu Budgie, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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How Linux Figures Reacted to Ubuntu’s Unity Bombshell

reaction roundupNews that Ubuntu is to u-turn on Unity, can Convergence, and scrap its smartphones took the open-source community by total surprise last week. In this post we roundup the reactions that some prominent free software stalwarts, Linux pundits, and former Canonical employees had to the news. This list is by no means exhaustive. If you’ve spotted a tweet, blog post or other rant from […]

This post, How Linux Figures Reacted to Ubuntu’s Unity Bombshell, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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