Gimp 2.8.14 Released – Install on Ubuntu

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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…»

Ubuntu After Install – Automate the installation of Popular Software on Ubuntu 14.04

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Ubuntu After Install is a Automated Software installation tool for Ubuntu 14.04. It gives one click install of many commonly used softwares in Ubuntu. It adds a lot of useful extra software on Ubuntu after the initial desktop install. Ubuntu After Install app created by the Faenza developers This programme automates the installation best Ubuntu softwares which are considered as the top things to do after installing ubuntu.  This software…»

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Released Download Now

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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS is released and available for download. This is a Long Term Support Edition. So it will be offiicially suppoerted for 2019. This edition is aimed for stable, reliable, fast and secure ubuntu. System Requirements of Ubuntu 14.04 The system requirements vary from different Ubuntu remix. For the main Ubuntu Desktop we need a 1 GHz Pentium 4 Processor with minimum 1GB of RAM and a 5GB of…»

Things To Do After Installing Ubuntu 14.04 LTS for Perfect Desktop

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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS codenamed Trusty Tahr  released on 17th April 2014. Some things to do after installing Ubuntu 14.04 LTS are given here. This is a quick Post Installation Guide for Ubuntu 14.04. Canonical focus on security, stability, speed and reliability insted of new features and new experiments in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. Because Ubuntu 14.04 is a Long Term Support Edition. It gets official security updates  from Canonical for next five years…»

Things to do after Installing Ubuntu 12.10 for Perfect Desktop

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Ubuntu 12.10 codenamed Quantal Quetzal is released. You can download ubuntu 12.10 from the official website ubuntu.com. There are lot of alternate download options like torrents are also available to download ubuntu 12.10. The standard CD image [700MB] is not available for ubuntu 12.10 because the size of ubuntu  disc image is 753M. The easiest way to install ubuntu 12.10 is just make a live usb install drive. Startup disk creator is…»

Flowblade – a multitrack non-linear video editor for Linux

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Flowblade Movie Editor is a multitrack non-linear video editor for Linux released under GPL 3 license. It is different from the editors like Kdenlive or Openshot. It is designed to “provide a fast, precise and as-simple-as-possible editing experience”. Flowblade uses film style editing paradigm (clips are placed tightly after the previous clip automatically, or between two existing clips when they are inserted on the timeline) . Film style editing is…»

Dream Studio – Another Ubuntu fork for Professional Video and Audio works

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Dream Studio is a GNU/Linux Distro builded upon latest Ubuntu 12.04. Dream studio includes all the applications needed for professional video editing, professional graphics and Audio works. The distro aiming graphic designers, music composers and video editors. Another great distro other than Ubuntu Studio. Dream studio can be installed on the sytem, works from DVD or can be installed on a USB Drive. All the ubuntu support will get to…»

Install Mac OS X Lion Theme on Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin – Linux Mint 13

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The new Ubuntu 12.04 looks great. But lot of people still searching for the mac look for ubuntu. There is an unofficial spell link Macbuntu 12.04 – ubuntu remix with mac look. And there is also a project in sourceforge called Mac4linto make ubuntu 12.04 look like mac os x. Mac4lin in Ubuntu 12.04 The home page of the project is http://mac4lin.sourceforge.net. Actually Mac4lin is a customization of aqua User…»

Install LAMP – Apache, PHP, Mysql on Ubuntu 12.04

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The LAMP stands for Linux, Apache, Mysql, PHP or Pearl etc.. Installing the LAMP Server in Ubuntu 12.04 is very easy now. Just run one or two commands on sudo mode will solve the problem. With PHP you probably need some additional packages to manage your web applicaiton. Some libraries like mcrypt, mbstring, gd, imagemagic,curl etc.. Install LAMP on Ubuntu 12.04 For install LAMP on Ubuntu 12.04 you need a…»

Gimp 2.8 Available Install on Ubuntu 12.04

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GIMP – Gnu Image Manipulation Programme – Software behind GTK (GIMP Tool Kit) Version 2.8 Released. It was long two years development after the release of GIMP 2.6. The development is finished. The official announcement is on the official website gimp.org. Now GIMP 2.8 sources are available for download. The New Version GIMP 2.8 Brings long awaited feature like Single window Mode. Now you can choose Single window mode or…»

Things to do after Installing Ubuntu 12.04 for perfect desktop

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Here is a collection of activities an ubuntu user can follow after ubuntu, installing the most popular linux distro for a perfect desktop of all needs. Normaly there are lot of tools availble in open source domain for different tasks like video editing, audio composing, media center, live streaming, office work etc… The confusion is to choose the best tool that fits for a normal user. Now a days ubuntu…»

Firewall for Ubuntu 11.10

A firewall management applicaiton is necessary in everyday computing. The ‘online security risks’ are increased now a days. If you are using ubuntu 11.1o there are lot options to controll your firewal. iptables provides more advanced security. The ‘netfilter‘ packet filtering system is built in into the Linux Kernel by default. A user can configure iptables for every needs. You can implement various kinds of rules for filtering incoming/outgoing packets….»

Things to do After Installing Ubuntu 11.10 for Perfect Desktop

Ubuntu 11.10 is released. You can download ubuntu 11.10 from the official website. The latest release of ubuntu comes with lot of great features and fresh user interface changes. It is evolved as much stable operating system for modern desktop and tablet environments. Ubuntu 11.10 comes with a good set of applications for every purpose. The selection of applications are made in Ubuntu conference. Banshee Music Player, Libre office, Ubuntu…»

Things to do after install Ubuntu 11.04 for a perfect Desktop

The Ubuntu 11.04 “Natty Narwhal” released. You can download a CD version from ubuntu.com. The biggest change from ubuntu’s previous releases is Unity, a modern desktop developed by ubuntu team exclusively for ubuntu. Also Ubunty 11.04 is not including the Gnome 3.0. Unity is supported by Compiz Fusion, the 3D desktop of linux. Gnome 3.0 is not using compiz fusion. A classic Gnome 2.0 desktop is also included in Ubuntu…»

PHP IDEs in Linux for Web Programming – Fedora and Ubuntu

Now a days Web Development is a Hot topic in Linux world. For web development the best operating system is Linux based version. Whether Fedora, Ubuntu, Open SuSE, Mandriva, Slackware or Any Other linux version. The main considerations are it is away from common virus and malwares. For a complete internet savy developer need this option very important because a web developer using internet more hours. Frequent virus attacks will…»