Linux Mint 18.1 has been released and is now available to download. A long term support release, Linux Mint 18.1 is supported until 2021 and is based on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. The release features updates to core Mint software, some new features, the latest Cinnamon 3.2 desktop release, and other refinements, tweaks and bug fixes. A version […]
Pyckground is a simple python script that can fetch a new desktop background on the Cinnamon desktop from any Imgur gallery you want. I came across it while doing a bit of background on the Bit Day wallpaper pack, and though it was nifty enough to be of use to some of you. So how does it work? Well, quite […]
This post, This Script Sets Wallpapers from Imgur As Your Desktop Background, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Cinnamon 3.2 was released today — and no doubt many of you are itching to try it out on Ubuntu. To sample the latest tasty changes offered up in the latest Cinnamon desktop release early you could use a testing PPA — but you no longer need to. The Embrosyn PPA is the quasi-official way to install Cinnamon on Ubuntu and other *buntu-based distributions. […]
This post, How To Install Cinnamon 3.2 on Ubuntu from a Stable PPA, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
A brand new version of the Cinnamon desktop is about to be released, and chances are you want can’t wait to install it on Ubuntu. The good news is that you can install Cinnamon 3.2 on Ubuntu, both LTS and the most recent release, quite easily. The bad news is that you can (currently) only get it from a […]
This post, Here’s How You Can Install Cinnamon 3.2 on Ubuntu, Right Now, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
Linux Mint is making it lock-screen a little more useful, adding music and volume controls and MPRIS track data.
This post, Linux Mint 18.1 To Offer a More Useful Screensaver, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.
If you’re using to the global app menu used in the Ubuntu Unity desktop, and want to use something similar in Cinnamon, you can. A third-party Cinnamon extension called Global AppMenu, currently in beta, provides a similar panel-based application menu system to that found in Unity. The Github project page below has full install details […]
Cinnamon 3.0 has been released and chances are you’re itching to upgrade to it! Well, first hold your horses. This latest stable release of the popular GNOME-fork brings a modest set of improvements to the table. As highlighted by Linux Mint lead ‘Clem’, you’ll find the following highlights: Window management improvements Improved touchpad support, including edge-scrolling & two-finger-scrolling New accessibility […]
This post, Cinnamon 3.0 Is Released, Here’s How To Install it On Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.