Ubuntu is now available to install on Windows 10 as an “app”, making it easier for developers to access their favourite Linux tools while working on Windows.
Two of the most celebrated open-source applications are now available on the Windows Store, though one comes with a £7.49/$9.79 price tag attached.
This post, Two Popular Open-Source Apps Are Now Available in the Windows Store, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Microsoft has confirmed that users of Windows 10 S, a feature-limited version on Windows 10, won’t be able to install Linux distros from the Windows Store.
This post, Windows 10 S Won’t Let Users Install Linux Distros, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
It’s easy to make Ubuntu look like Windows 10 on Ubuntu 17.04 thanks to UKUI, a MATE-based desktop environment created by Ubuntu Kylin.
This post, It’s Now Super Easy to Make Ubuntu Look like Windows, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
The GPD Pocket crowdfunder has only been live on IndieGoGo for just over 24 hours but it’s has already amassed a staggering $700,000 — $500,000 more than it was seeking! With 2 months left to run the question now is can the diminutive computing device can go on to hit the $1 million mark? With momentum and demand are clearly there, so I […]
This post, GPD Pocket, the 7-Inch Ubuntu Laptop, Has Raised $700k in 24 Hours, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Microsoft has joined the Linux Foundation. No, you don’t need to rub yours eyes: we did just write that. The company says it is “joining the Linux Foundation as a Platinum Member to better collaborate with the open source community.” “We want to help developers achieve more and capitalise on the industry’s shift toward cloud-first […]
This post, Microsoft Has Joined the Linux Foundation (No, Really!), was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
The screenshot above …It shows madness incarnate. Okay, it doesn’t — but it is close! You’re looking at GNOME Web — the open-source web-browser formerly known as Epiphany — running on Windows 10 via the Windows Subsystem for Linux (aka Bash on Ubuntu on Windows). The Windows Subsystem for Linux, which is being upgraded to Ubuntu 16.04 LTS in an upcoming Windows […]
This post, This Is The GNOME Web Browser Running on Windows 10 [File Under Crazy], was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
The latest insider build of Windows 10 makes Ubuntu 16.04 available to users of the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL).
This post, Ubuntu 16.04 Available in Latest Insider Update to Windows 10, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Last month we featured an Ubuntu theme for Windows 10 called Maverick — and a lot of you were pretty bemused by it. That theme aimed to bring the familiar look of Ubuntu and its Ambiance theme to the Windows 10 desktop. And, for the most part, does a decent job of aping the appearance. Ambiance […]
This post, Yes, Someone Has Ported The Arc GTK Theme to Windows, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.