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Gping is like regular ping, but with a graph

pretty ping graphThe ping command is a useful way to troubleshooting network issues — but its output does look a little dull by default. Enter Gping, a cross-platform ping tool that prints a pretty graph inside the terminal. What is ping, again? Ping is a small tool that lets you test whether the computer you’re using is […]

This post, Gping is like regular ping, but with a graph, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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New LibreOffice Snap App Available for Testing

libreoffice app iconsReader Jamie P. pinged us over the weekend to let us know that a new version of LibreOffice, the popular open-source office suite, is available as a Snap app. Jamie says LibreOffice 5.3.4.2 is “so much better” than the previous Snap version, noting that it now ‘distinguishes the snap version’ in the Unity Dash (perfect if you install […]

This post, New LibreOffice Snap App Available for Testing, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Hiri Lets You Access Microsoft Exchange Accounts on Linux

hiri linuxLooking for a Linux email client that works with Microsoft Exchange servers, Office365 or Outlook accounts? You’re far from alone. We regularly receive emails and tweets from Ubuntu users who want to know how to set-up a Microsoft Exchange account on Ubuntu so that they can access their work email, calendar, tasks and contacts. Many […]

This post, Hiri Lets You Access Microsoft Exchange Accounts on Linux, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Wormhole is a Fast, Secure Way to Send Files to Other Users Through the CLI

Next time you a file you want to send to a friend but don’t fancy the hassle of using Dropbox, try Wormhole. It’s a fast, free and secure way to send files to Linux and macOS users. For such a small python app it is truly cosmic: you just open a wormhole on your desktop […]

This post, Wormhole is a Fast, Secure Way to Send Files to Other Users Through the CLI, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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KeePassXC 2.2.0 Released with New Features, Fixes, and Password Generator

keepassxc 2.2.0A new version of KeePassXC, the community-driven fork of password manager KeePassX is out, and it unlocks a boatload of new features. Janek Bevendorff, announcing the release of KeePassXC 2.2.0, says the update has “lots of new features and bug fixes in a well-rounded release.” Among those new features you’ll find: Time-based one-time passwords (TOTP) generator Diceware password […]

This post, KeePassXC 2.2.0 Released with New Features, Fixes, and Password Generator, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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‘Pin Town’ is Asinine, Yet Oddly Addictive

pin town game“Joey, you’re going to love this” the e-mail began, emphasis very much theirs, and very much over-hyping what was to follow! “A really great mobile game called Pin Town is now available on Ubuntu on Snappy. You have to write about it. Thanks!” I think they mean it’s available as a Snap rather than ‘on […]

This post, ‘Pin Town’ is Asinine, Yet Oddly Addictive, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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