Tag: GNOME

Gnome Twitch 0.4.2 Available to Install via Snap in Ubuntu

Gnome Twitch 0.4.2, GTK+3 Twitch app for Linux desktop, now is finally available as Snap package in the stable channel. While Ubuntu offers an old version of Gnome Twitch .deb package in its official repositories, and there’s no stable PPA repository provides the latest updates, Daniel …

GNOME Shell Gets a Major Speed Boost

GNOME 3.32 is due for release next month, and the biggest change will be its performance. See, the GNOME Shell desktop is often criticised as being a bit on the ‘heavy’ side. Folks blast it for having comparatively high memory usage on start-up, for being taxing …

The Best Weather Apps for Ubuntu & Linux Mint

I obsessively check the weather forecast wherever I happen to be, and using a desktop weather app saves me time and effort while doing this. It’s delightfully easy to find out the local weather for today, tomorrow and/or next week from the comfort of the Linux …

The Best Weather Apps for Ubuntu & Linux Mint

I obsessively check the weather forecast wherever I happen to be, and using a desktop weather app saves me time and effort while doing this. It’s delightfully easy to find out the local weather for today, tomorrow and/or next week from the comfort of the Linux …

How to edit themes in Linux Mint Cinnamon – Tutorial

How to edit themes in Linux Mint Cinnamon – Tutorial Updated: November 14, 2018 I came across an interesting, frustrating problem while testing Linux Mint 19 Tara. Namely, the Cinnamon edition of this distro uses the new flat Mint-Y theme. While pretty, it’s also ergonomically bad. …

How to Switch Back Old Desktop Theme in Ubuntu 18.10

Ubuntu 18.10 was released with great new desktop theme ‘Yaru’. However, there are always some people prefer old Ubuntu desktop look. And it’s easy to restore the old desktop theme in Ubuntu 18.10 via following steps. 1. Open terminal either via Ctrl+Alt+T keyboard shortcut or by …

5 Major Improvements Coming in Nautilus 3.30

Files — the most famous FOSS file manager? A number of major improvements are headed to Nautilus, aka Files, aka the file manager at the heart of the GNOME desktop environment. Nautilus 3.30 will feature a redesigned path bar, new toolbar options, and improve support when …

The Ubuntu ‘Communitheme’ Has Been Given a New Name

The new Ubuntu theme has been given brand new name Canonical has chosen the Japanese word “Yaru” as a replacement moniker for the (admittedly rather awkwardly-named) “Communitheme”. Canonical has chosen the Japanese word “Yaru” as a replacement for the “Communitheme” name Naming aside the actual GTK …

How To Customize Keyboard Shortcuts On Gnome Shell

Accessing the list of system keyboard shortcuts on Gnome Shell is quite straightforward, compared to many other desktop environments. To view the list of keyboard shortcuts on Gnome Shell, press the Windows key on your keyboard to open up the search menu. In search, type “keyboard …

Things to do After Installing Ubuntu 18.04

Brief: This list of things to do after installing Ubuntu 18.04 helps you get started with Bionic Beaver for a smoother desktop experience. Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver releases today. You are perhaps already aware of the new features in Ubuntu 18.04 LTS release. If not, here’s …

Enable ‘Shell theme’ in Gnome Tweak Tool in Ubuntu

This quick tutorial is going to show Gnome Desktop beginners how to enable the ‘Shell theme’ drop-down box in the Gnome Tweak Tool. A Gnome Shell theme changes shell buttons, colors, panels, etc. The setting is disabled by default in Gnome Tweak Tool, and you’ll see …

Install Reddit Gnome App ‘Something for Reddit’ in Ubuntu

Something for Reddit is an open-source Reddit client for GNOME, built for touch, mouse and VIM keyboards. The simple desktop app features dark and light theme, built-in browser and: Touchscreen tested interface VIM style keybindings View subreddits, comments and user pages Vote on comments and links, …