Malware has been found on the Ubuntu Snap Store, bundled inside two seemingly normal applications. Canonical says it has removed the apps and will investigate further.
Peek is discontinuing support for its Snap app. The developer behind the popular animated gif screen capture tool cites complex set-up and a lack of cross-distro support.
This post, Peek Gif Screen Recorder Drops Support for Snap App, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
The latest version of Mozilla Firefox is available as a Snap package for Ubuntu and other Linux distros. Not just any ol’d Snap package either, but an official, made-by-Mozilla Snap package. It’s arrival, without any sort of formal fanfare (yet) has been a long time coming. Mozilla said they’d make a Snap way back in 2016 — […]
The Tusk Evernote client is now available as a Snap. We spotlighted the unofficial Evernote app last year, finding that it added to and improved on the standard Evernote web app in a number of ways. Through the inclusion of optional themes, keyboard shortcuts, custom tweaks, a tray icon, and more, Tusk integrates the Evernote web […]
This post, Tusk Evernote Client Updated, Is Now Available as a Snap, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
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 […]