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GNOME Layout Manager Makes it Easier to Get the Look of Other OSs


GNOME Layout ManagerRemember that neat GNOME Layout Manager script we sang the praises of a few short weeks back? Well, it’s now even better. Unity fans will be pleased to hear of improvements to the Unity 8 layout. The scheme adopts a Global Menu extension (forked from the one we’ve spotlighted before) and uses Pixel Saver, an add-on that fuses the window title […]

This post, GNOME Layout Manager Makes it Easier to Get the Look of Other OSs, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.





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How to Cast Video from Ubuntu With Mkchromecast


You can now cast local video to Chromecast from the Ubuntu desktop using Mkchromecast, an open-source Chromecast app for Linux and macOS.

This post, How to Cast Video from Ubuntu With Mkchromecast, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.





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OpenShot 2.3.3 Released, Claims to Solve “Serious Stability Issues”


openshot 2.0 on ubuntuA new version of OpenShot, an open-source non-linear video editor, is available to download. OpenShot 2.3.3 addresses ‘serious stability issues’.

This post, OpenShot 2.3.3 Released, Claims to Solve “Serious Stability Issues”, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.





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Headset Turns YouTube Into a Desktop Music Player


hedaset youtube music playerHeadset is a free desktop app that lets you use YouTube as a music source, letting you stream YouTube audio on your desktop.

This post, Headset Turns YouTube Into a Desktop Music Player, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.





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How to Install Etcher, the open-source USB writer tool, on Ubuntu


etcher image writer for usb and sdcardsEtcher, a popular open-source USB image writer tool for Windows, macOS and Linux, has just issued a new stable release. Version 1.0 arrives almost one year to the day since we first introduced you to the easy-to-use image writer tool on this site. The stable release sees the app pick up a boat load of improvements that, its developers say, help make it “a much […]

This post, How to Install Etcher, the open-source USB writer tool, on Ubuntu, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.





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Is Feedreader the Best RSS Reader for Ubuntu?


feedreader installed on ubuntu as a flatpack appMany people still read the news from RSS feeds, using services like Feedly, Feedbin and Old Reader to fetch, read and sync content between devices – myself very much included. Feedreader is a desktop RSS reader for Ubuntu and other Linux desktops. It has a clean, straightforward design with a three-panel layout. Feedreader can sync with a range of RSS services, […]

This post, Is Feedreader the Best RSS Reader for Ubuntu?, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.





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Open-Source Video Trimmer App VidCutter Scores Big Update


vidcutter 3.0A big update to VidCutter, an open-source video trim, split and merge app, is available to download. VidCutter is a cross-platform Qt5 app for quick video trimming/splitting and merging video clips without the need to re-encode. The app is powered by FFmpeg, which available on almost all major Linux distributions. On macOS and Windows builds FFmpeg is provided as a static […]

This post, Open-Source Video Trimmer App VidCutter Scores Big Update, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.





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Corebird Twitter Client Is Now Available as a Snap App


corebird snap appTweet, tweet: Corebird, a popular GTK Twitter client for Linux, is now available to install as a Snap app. At the time of writing this is not the latest Corebird 1.5, released last week, but the older Corebird 1.4.x release. Although one release behind this version works just dandy, and, cup-half-full, is a more recent version of […]

This post, Corebird Twitter Client Is Now Available as a Snap App, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.





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Yup, This is The Best Sound Converter for Ubuntu


sound converter for ubuntuThough I tend to stream music from the cloud when at my desktop PC, I prefer to download and play local audio files when listening to podcasts and audio books on the move. Earlier this week I needed convert a stack of old audio books from the .m4a format to a more Android-friendly format like .mp3 — and  SoundConverter did what I needed effortlessly. Sound Converter […]

This post, Yup, This is The Best Sound Converter for Ubuntu, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.





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Simplenote, the popular note-taking app, is now available as a Snap on Linux


simplenote on linuxSimplenote is one of the most popular note-taking services around, and it’s just gotten easier to use on Linux. Launched last year, the official Simplenote Linux app is available as a Snap on Ubuntu and other Linux distributions. The simple, straightforward note-taking service offers cloud sync and backup across devices, boasts some minor collaborative sharing features, and throws in fast search and note tagging for efficient organisation. It […]

This post, Simplenote, the popular note-taking app, is now available as a Snap on Linux, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.





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