LXQt 0.80 released with themes. Install on Ubuntu


LXQt, the latest Qt 5.0 based LXDE Desktop, released its version 0.80 with more updates, fixes, performance increase tweaks and qt themes. The new release includes new themes, support for reordering panel items and a set of basic admin tools to tweak the system. The release happened after 5 months from 0.70 version. The PCManFM-Qt file manager adds single-click opening, desktop drag & drop, Ark archive manager integration and makes minor tweaks…»


[Mysql Basic] Create Database Username Password Tables


Basic Commands of Mysql to create a database, create a table, create a user with password and give privilages to the table. These commands can be used in a Mariadb terminal without modification. Because Mariadb is compatible with Mysql also. Mysql command line is used for managing linux servers in remote hosting. These commands are usefull in managing databases in Linux VPS servers and local linux hosting servers without a…»

Android L and Nexus 6 are expected on November 2014


The next version of Android, the most popular operating system for smartphones from google will be released on November 2014. Android Authority reported that Nexus phone will be made available at the start of November this year along with Android L. The website claimed that the Nexus 6 and Android L will be available from 1st November 2014. But these dates may vary because this is a rumor running now….»

Linux Mint 17.1 will be named Rebecca


The first update of Linux Mint 17 will be on its way. The Linux Mint 17.1 will be codenamed as “Rebecca”. The linux mint team has announced the codename on their official blog on 15th September. This is the first point release to Linux Mint 17. It will share the same base of Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and there will be four point releases to Linux Mint 17. Linux Mint 18…»

Install and Run Android Apps on Chrome Book


Google is combining its popular mobile OS android and upcoming cloud OS Chrome OS into one. It is the next approach of unifying Operating Systems irrespective of form factor. Whether it is a smartphone or a chromebook or a laptop all the apps will run on all the platforms. Efforts are put to port android apps to chromebook. The first apps include language-learning app Duolingo, online notebook app Evernote, short-form…»

Install Bower Package Manager in Ubuntu 14.04


Bower is a package manager for a web application. It offers a very simple and effective solution to front end package management problem. Bower can mange all kind of packes, even if HTML, CSS or Images and scripts also. A package is a third party code or library used in a web application. A package is a third-party code or asset usually accessible from a Git repository. And Bower solves…»

Ubuntu 14.10 Wallpapers Released. Download Supplementary Wallpapers


Ubuntu 14.10 Supplementary wallpaper contest winners are announced. The Ubuntu Community wallpapers are selected from the flickr group. The winning entries for Ubuntu 14.10 are available now. Twelve Wallpapers are officially selected for the inclusion of Ubuntu 14.10 release. There are 400 images are submitted from various parts of the world for getting official inclusion in Ubuntu 14.10. These are the selected wallpapers from 400 Entries. All Images are licensed…»

Install Handbrake Video converter for Ubuntu 14.04 / Linux Mint


Convert videos from one format to another format in Ubuntu 14.04 or in Linux Mint is not a very hard way. There are lot of powerfull  video converters like ffmpeg are available in Ubuntu 14.04. Handbrake is a tool with very nice GUI in Ubuntu to convert videos from any format to widely supported popular formats with ease. HandBrake is an open-source, multiplatform, multithreaded video transcoder, DVD ripper for Ubuntu…»

Animation Film from India created with Blender : Ranadheeran


  Blender Foundation is doing its first work on a full length feature film in Gooseberry project. Also Blender cloud is now active and lot of new content is avaialbe with blender cloud. In that respect, an open movie from India is also shaping up. Ranadheeran is a 3D film from South India made with Blender, Gimp and Audacity. The trailer was posted on youtube and showcasing the capabilities of…»

Ubuntu 14.10 Beta released for Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu


Ubuntu 14.10 Utopic Unicorn series now entered into beta status. Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Lubuntu, Xubuntu, Ubuntu Kylin and Ubuntu GNOME flavours are now got first beta images for testing. This beta is the change indicator for upcoming Ubuntu 14.10 in October 2014. The changes from alpha release is very less but the distro is gradually improving to its final release Ubuntu Gnome 14.10 includes the latest stable GNOME Shell 3.12 with…»

Gimp 2.8.14 Released – Install on Ubuntu


A new update to Gimp 2.8, Opensource Photoshop alternative graphics programme, is released . The version Gimp 2.8.14 includes lot of bug fixes and some new features to the line. The Gimp 2.8 series was released in 2012 with lot of exciting features like single window mode, improved text editor, layer groups etc.. the new minor version brings lot of bug fixes and some improvements. The new features includes Brush…»

Convert Audio, Video, Images and Documents in Ubuntu – FFMulticonverter


FF Multi Converter is a very simple utility in Ubuntu to convert all types of audio, video, image and document files from one format to another format with the help of a set of tools like FFmpeg, unoconv and PythonMagick. It has a very simple GUI so that conversion from one file format to another make easier. FF Multi converter is written in python3 and PyQt4. FF Multi Converter supported…»