Skype for Linux is available as a Snap app on the Snap store, making it easy to download and install Skype on Linux distros like Ubuntu and Linux Mint.
You can easily install Slack on Ubuntu as a Snap application from the Ubuntu Software app. The popular app lets people chat and collaborate in realtime.
This post, Want to Install Slack on Ubuntu? It’s Now Easier Than Ever, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Spotify is now available as a Snap app on Ubuntu and other Snap-supporting Linux distributions. The package means it’s now more convenient for fans of Spotify to install the official client on Ubuntu desktops as no external downloads or repo commands are required. Of course, the hugely popular music streaming service is no stranger to […]
The Mailspring email client is now available as a Snap application on Ubuntu and other Linux distros. The part-Electron, part C++ mail app works with most major email providers, lets you add multiple accounts, has fast mail searching, and offers some advanced features, like read receipts and quick reply templates. Mailspring is a fork of the (now defunct) Nylas […]
This post, Mailspring Email Client is now available as a Snap app, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Falkon is the new KDE web browser and KDE Neon is wasting no-time in getting it packaged up as a Snap app for users to help test.
This post, That was quick: Falkon web browser is now available as a Snap app, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
The 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 […]
Reader 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 18.104.22.168 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 […]
Work on integration Snap app support with KDE Discover is picking up pace, with devs hopeful that a stable backend can feature in Plasma 5.11.
This post, Snap App Integration in KDE Discover Is Picking Up Pace, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Looking 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!.