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Linux Mint ‘Software Manager’ Sees Some Major Improvements

linux mint logoMajor improvements are coming to the Linux Mint Software Manager app, the Ubuntu-based distribution’s default app store. Announcing the news in the latest newsletter Linux Mint project lead Clement Lefebvre says his distro was one of the first Linux distributions to ship with a graphical “app store” of sorts, called ‘Software Manager’. “This manager is still really […]

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Deepin System Monitor invites you to go on a Process Killing Spree

Deepin has unveiled its latest first-party app, a stylish new system monitor — and it makes me want to go all Dexter on my distro. The app, named ‘Deepin System Monitor’, marries the aesthetic appeal of resource monitors like Conky with the functionality of regular process management tools. The end result is an app that looks […]

This post, Deepin System Monitor invites you to go on a Process Killing Spree, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Ubuntu MATE 17.10 Alpha 2 Released, Includes HUD, Global Menu

Ubuntu MATE 17.10 Alpha 2 is now available to download and if you’re a big fan of the Unity desktop you’re going to love what’s on offer. The screenshot above shows some of the major improvements Ubuntu MATE 17.10 has made to its ‘Unity’ style layout (called ‘Mutiny’, and accessible through the MATE Tweaks app). Forget the […]

This post, Ubuntu MATE 17.10 Alpha 2 Released, Includes HUD, Global Menu, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Evince 3.26 Will Let You View Adobe Illustrator & CBR Files

evince document viewer displaying an adobe illustrator fileEvince, the default document viewer on Ubuntu, is adding support for more file formats. The next stable release, Evince 3.26, due in October, will allow you to view Adobe Illustrator files on Linux without needing to install any additional software. “But wait!”, I hear you cry, “Evince can already do that!” This is sort of […]

This post, Evince 3.26 Will Let You View Adobe Illustrator & CBR Files, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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