Category Archives: Video

Make Animated Screenshot Gifs Using Gifine for Linux

gifine-edit-windowHere at OMG! HQ, when we need to make animated gifs on Linux desktop we turn to Peek, because, quite frankly, it’s awesome. But maybe you don’t like Peek.  Maybe you don’t like Kgif. Maybe you don’t like Qgifer or any other gif making tool available for Linux. Maybe you’re maybelline  you’re looking for an alternative. Something […]

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Openshot 2.2 Released With 4K Editing, Improved Performance

openshot 2.0.6 betaIt’s been a few years since the OpenShot Kickstarter campaign end successfully, but progress on the ‘next generation’ version of OpenShot has been, for various practical reasons, a little slow. But this year the open-source non-linear video editor has (thankfully) picked up pace in its new Qt clothing. Following the release of OpenShot 2.0 beta in the early part of […]

This post, Openshot 2.2 Released With 4K Editing, Improved Performance, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

Unity 7 Low Graphics Mode Is Super Fast [Video]

screen-shot-2016-11-16-at-20-02-56Curious to know more about Unity low graphics mode in Ubuntu? Canonical has explained more.  We first reported that Unity 7 was getting low graphics mode back in July. Since then, the feature rolled out as part of Ubuntu 16.10, and the first LTS point update to Ubuntu 16.04. Canonical software engineer Eleni Maria Stea is part of the team […]

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KDE Plasma Mobile — The Linux Phone You’ve Been Waiting For?

kde plasma mobileWhile Ubuntu Phone continues to stew, bereft of new devices and little developer interest, other efforts to create a fully-fledged Linux* smartphone are picking up pace. Chief among them is KDE Plasma Mobile. KDE itself needs little introduction. It’s one of the most popular Linux desktop environments around, and recently celebrated it’s 20th birthday. Plasma is the name […]

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New Video Shows Changes Headed to Unity 8

unity-8A new YouTube video claims to show an ‘quick overview of what’s to come to Unity 8’ in a future update. Uploaded by Kugi Javacookies (not sure if that’s his real name), the clip is described as offering a “quick overview of what’s to come soon to Unity 8. “Since the silo has now been signed-off by QA, so […]

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