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Draw On Your Screen with this Neat GNOME Shell Extension

draw on screen linux is a gnome extensionDraw on your Screen with the aptly named 'Draw on Your Screen' extension for GNOME Shell. It lets you write text and draw over the Ubuntu Linux desktop.

This post, Draw On Your Screen with this Neat GNOME Shell Extension, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

Posted on 22 March 2019 | 5:17 pm

NexDock 2 Turns Your Android Phone or Raspberry Pi into a Laptop

nexdock with Samsung deviceThe NexDock 2 has hit Kickstarter. The goal? To deliver a 13.1-inch laptop shell, NexDock lets you use your Android smartphone or Raspberry Pi as a laptop.

This post, NexDock 2 Turns Your Android Phone or Raspberry Pi into a Laptop, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

Posted on 21 March 2019 | 10:36 pm

KDE Connect is Back on the Google Play Store, SMS Features Intact

KDE Connect loveDrama over: Google has whitelisted the KDE Connect Android app, allowing it to continue to provide SMS and call log integration to Linux users.

This post, KDE Connect is Back on the Google Play Store, SMS Features Intact, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

Posted on 21 March 2019 | 3:41 pm

OpenShot’s Latest Release is Billed as the ‘Best Version Yet’ – But is it?

openshot video editor for linux screenshotFree video editor OpenShot 2.4.4 is available to download, with its developer describing the release as being "the best version yet".

This post, OpenShot’s Latest Release is Billed as the ‘Best Version Yet’ – But is it?, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

Posted on 21 March 2019 | 3:12 pm

Tether Often? Take the GNOME Metered Data Survey

metered data survey thumbnailGNOME developers launch survey to get feedback on metered data connection usage on desktop PCs and laptop, including those who tether Android to PC.

This post, Tether Often? Take the GNOME Metered Data Survey, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

Posted on 21 March 2019 | 1:58 pm

NVIDIA Jetson Nano is a $99 Computer Built for AI, Powered by Ubuntu (Updated)

jetson nano computerMeet the NVIDIA Jetson Nano, a $99 developer kit with support for Ubuntu 18.04, NVIDIA CUDA toolkit, and open-source machine learning tools like TensorFlow.

This post, NVIDIA Jetson Nano is a $99 Computer Built for AI, Powered by Ubuntu (Updated), was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

Posted on 20 March 2019 | 3:39 pm

Stadia is Google’s New Gaming Service Powered by Linux & Open-Source Tech

Google Stadia logoStadia, a brand new game streaming service from Google, has been revealed — and it's powered by Linux and open source technology.

This post, Stadia is Google’s New Gaming Service Powered by Linux & Open-Source Tech, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

Posted on 19 March 2019 | 9:02 pm

Firefox 66 Released, This is What’s Changed

firefox-updateMozilla Firefox 66 is available to download on desktop and Android. We look at the new features, bug fixes and key improvements this update brings.

This post, Firefox 66 Released, This is What’s Changed, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

Posted on 19 March 2019 | 3:04 pm

Google Removed the KDE Connect App from the Play Store (Update: It’s Back)

android integrate gnome shellGoogle removed the official KDE Connect Android app from the Play Store, citing policy restrictions on apps that access SMS and call logs.

This post, Google Removed the KDE Connect App from the Play Store (Update: It’s Back), was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

Posted on 19 March 2019 | 1:25 pm

Atari VCS Release Delayed, But At Least There’s a Good Reason

the ataribox runs linuxThe Atari VCS release date has been pushed back to late 2019. The Linux-powered games console will now use an AMD Ryzen APU for better performance.

This post, Atari VCS Release Delayed, But At Least There’s a Good Reason, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

Posted on 19 March 2019 | 12:35 pm

The GNOME 3.34 Release Date is Set

gnome shell performanceThe GNOME 3.34 release date is set for September 11, 2019. Development on the next major release of this Linux desktop kicks off in early April.

This post, The GNOME 3.34 Release Date is Set, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

Posted on 18 March 2019 | 4:25 pm

Geary 3.32 Released with New App Icon, GNOME 3.32 Support

geary 3.32 screenshotGeary 3.32 has been released. The latest version of this open-source e-mail client for Linux features a new icon and a new release schedule.

This post, Geary 3.32 Released with New App Icon, GNOME 3.32 Support, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

Posted on 18 March 2019 | 7:57 am

Firefox Send is a Free, Encrypted File Sharing Service

A screenshot of Firefox SendFirefox Send is a free, encrypted file sharing service from Mozilla that lets you anonymously share files up to 1GB.

This post, Firefox Send is a Free, Encrypted File Sharing Service, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

Posted on 14 March 2019 | 3:54 pm

GNOME 3.32 Released, This is What’s New

GNOME 3.32 featuresThe GNOME 3.32 release includes a new icon theme, performance patches and more. We look at the best new features.

This post, GNOME 3.32 Released, This is What’s New, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

Posted on 13 March 2019 | 10:59 am

The Official Ubuntu 19.04 Wallpaper Is Revealed

ubuntu-disco-dingoThe Ubuntu 19.04 desktop wallpaper has been revealed – the one that you, me, and other Ubuntu users will stare at for the next six months!

This post, The Official Ubuntu 19.04 Wallpaper Is Revealed, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

Posted on 12 March 2019 | 1:22 pm

Audacity 2.3.1 Released, Restores Linux Support

audacity on ubuntu stock imageA new version of Audacity, the open-source audio editor, is available for Linux. Audacity 2.3.1 features bug fixes and minor refinements.

This post, Audacity 2.3.1 Released, Restores Linux Support, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

Posted on 10 March 2019 | 2:24 pm

Snap Apps Are More Popular Than You Think [Infographic]

ubuntu user statisticsLinux users install more than 3 million Snap apps every month, a new infographic from Canonical reveals.

This post, Snap Apps Are More Popular Than You Think [Infographic], was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

Posted on 6 March 2019 | 4:31 pm

Meet the Official Ubuntu 19.04 ‘Disco Dingo’ Mascot

Disco Dingo Mascot Design for Ubuntu 19.04The Ubuntu 19.04 mascot artwork has been unveiled by Canonical. The official 'Disco Dingo' logo will be used in promo materials.

This post, Meet the Official Ubuntu 19.04 ‘Disco Dingo’ Mascot, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

Posted on 5 March 2019 | 4:17 pm