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Ubuntu Reveal Results of GNOME Desktop Survey


ubuntu 17.10 developmentThe Ubuntu desktop team has finally revealed the results of the recent GNOME desktop user survey. But if you were hoping to find some definitive decisions taken as a result of the results you’re in for disappointment. Dash to Dock is Super Popular A massive 18,330 people took part in the survey. All 8 questions in […]

This post, Ubuntu Reveal Results of GNOME Desktop Survey, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.





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Which GNOME Apps Should Ubuntu Include By Default? [Poll]


A question mark in a circleShould Ubuntu 17.10 ship with more GNOME apps by default? Planning for the next Ubuntu release is now underway, as is debate on the default app selection.

This post, Which GNOME Apps Should Ubuntu Include By Default? [Poll], was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.





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Ubuntu Desktop Is Not Dying, It’s Simply Regenerating


ubuntu desktop regeneratingSeriously folks, the Ubuntu desktop is not dying. Like The Doctor in the BBC Sci-Fi series Doctor Who it’s simply regenerating.

This post, Ubuntu Desktop Is Not Dying, It’s Simply Regenerating, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.





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GNOME is now the Default Desktop in Ubuntu 17.10 Daily Builds


Ubuntu 17.10 desktop screenshotSmash the glass, sound the klaxon, and supply comfort blankets to those still mourning Unity — the Ubuntu 17.10 daily builds now use GNOME Shell by default.

This post, GNOME is now the Default Desktop in Ubuntu 17.10 Daily Builds, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.





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Ubuntu Works with GNOME to Improve HiDPI Support on Linux Desktop


I’m yet to experience Ubuntu or GNOME on a HiDPI screen, so I can’t attest to how well things currently work, but I do know that some big improvements are coming. Canonical is playing host to a ‘fractional scaling hackfest‘ in its’ Taipei offices this week. Both GNOME developers and Ubuntu developers are in attendance, ready to wrestle […]

This post, Ubuntu Works with GNOME to Improve HiDPI Support on Linux Desktop, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.





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Ubuntu 17.10 Is Keeping the Amazon Web App, Cos Why Not, Right?


The Amazon web-app shortcut will still come preinstalled with Ubuntu 17.10, pinned to the GNOME Shell favourites bar, and it will use the default browser.

This post, Ubuntu 17.10 Is Keeping the Amazon Web App, Cos Why Not, Right?, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.





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Latest Ubuntu 17.10 Update Ditches the Unity Desktop, Installs GNOME


ubuntu 17.10And so it begins: the Unity desktop and related packages have been removed from the ‘seeds’ used to build Ubuntu 17.10. As previously announced, Ubuntu 17.10 will ship with GNOME Shell as the default desktop environment in place of Canonical’s home-grown Unity desktop. Unity has been Ubuntu’s default desktop since 2011. Currently in proposed-updates to the Artful Aardvark, the latest […]

This post, Latest Ubuntu 17.10 Update Ditches the Unity Desktop, Installs GNOME, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.





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Ubuntu Wants You To Help Test the Ubuntu Ambiance Theme in GNOME


ambiance gtk themeDevelopers and Ubuntu enthusiasts are being encouraged to help test the improved version of the Ubuntu Ambiance theme. As revealed in our interview with the Ubuntu Desktop team, Ubuntu 17.10 won’t ship with a new desktop theme — well, not a new new theme. The plan is to use the current Ambiance GTK theme (which was first introduced in Ubuntu 10.04 LTS, […]

This post, Ubuntu Wants You To Help Test the Ubuntu Ambiance Theme in GNOME, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.





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The Ubuntu Desktop Team Wants YOUR Feedback


ubuntu desktop 17.10 surveyThe Ubuntu Desktop team is tasked with transitioning Ubuntu desktop over from Unity to GNOME — and they need your feedback to help them do it.

This post, The Ubuntu Desktop Team Wants YOUR Feedback, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.





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