Firefox Developer Edition Gets Flatpak’d

flatpak appsSome great news for fans of distro-agnostic app distribution: Firefox Developer Edition is now available to install as a Flatpak!  Yup, the dev-friendly flavour of the venerable open-source browser is available to install messing around with installers, RPMs or unpacking zip files to double-click on binaries tucked up inside. “It’s an unofficial build for testing purposes, not […]

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No New Ubuntu Phones Planned (And No Major Updates for Existing Ones, Either)

ZTE has pulled the original ideaIf you were hoping to see a new Ubuntu phone released sometime soon, we’ve some bad news for you.  And if you already own an Ubuntu phone and were hoping to see a new update released soon, we’ve some bad news for you too. Bad news for everybody, it seems — or is there some silver lining in […]

This post, No New Ubuntu Phones Planned (And No Major Updates for Existing Ones, Either), was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

The 6 Linux Distros We’re Most Excited For in 2017

linux-distros-2017When I decided to write a list of Linux distributions 2017 will see grow and improve, I didn’t realise what a task I’d set! For while our name has Ubuntu in it, Ubuntu is not the only Linux distro we like to keep an eye on. Over the past few weeks we’ve been asking you to tell us which Linux distributions you […]

This post, The 6 Linux Distros We’re Most Excited For in 2017, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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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