To install Oracle Java 8 or Java 7 in Ubuntu 14.04 or Linux Mint we need “webupd8” PPA. This ppa includes the java installer for ubuntu. The installer includes complete Java pack Java JDK, JRE and the Java browser plugin. Installation is very simple Install Oracle Java 8 on Ubuntu 14.04 open a terminal window
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
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
Android Studio is The IDE forAndroid app development kit from Google. The IDE is based on JetBrains IntelliJ IDEA. This IDE is a better alternative to Eclipse with ADT Plugin. Android studio can be installed on Ubuntu 14.04 from the source build itself. Here is PPA for Android studio from Paolo Ratolo. So the installation is
Orchis 3 is a GTK Theme for Ubuntu 14.04. The theme is designed by Moka Project. It is high quality theme for Ubuntu 14.04 and the moka team is producing good themes and icons for GTK and Gnome shell also. In this version metacity (title bar) is dark with round shape buttons and includes some
Transmageddon 1.0, Video Transcoding Software for Ubuntu 14.04 is can now do DVD Rip. It uses Gstreamer for doing Video Transcoding in Ubuntu. The latest release comes with some exiting features. Support files with multiple audio streams, allowing you to transcode them to different codecs or drop them from the new file DVD ripping support.
SyncWall is a Wallpaper changer programme for Ubuntu with multi-monitor support. It was updated to verison 2.0 now. To install it on Ubuntu 14.04 the WebUpd8 PPA supported it. Now syncwall is available for all ubuntu versions. Syncwall cannot download wallpapers automatically from various sources like flickr but it has lot of amazing features which
Ubuntu 14.04 code-named “Trusty Tahr” will be released on 17th April 2014. Ubuntu 14.04 is a LTS (Long Term Support) Release. It will be supported for next 5 years. That is security updates for Ubuntu 14.04 will be available for 2019. Ubuntu 14.04 focus on stability over new feature inclusion. It will be released with
Ubuntu 14.04 ships with 11 community wallpapers adapted from Ubuntu community. A contest on flickr is running from february at the flickr group. The final results of Ubuntu 14.04 community wallpapers are announced now. 11 wallpapers are included into Ubuntu 14.04 release. This time Ubuntu Mascot graphic wallpaper is not included in the shipping list.
Ubuntu 14.04 Community Wallpaper contest is running on Flickr. It will soon announce the results of Ubuntu 14.04 Wallpapers included by default in the project. These communtiy wallpapers are collected from flickr contest. There is nearly 400+ photos are submitted to the group and the numbers are rapidly growing. Here is some great wallpapers picked
Ubuntu 14.04 wallpaper selection contest is started on Flickr. The group and invites all the digital artists and photographers to participate in the contest for winning the community waillpapers of ubuntu 14.04. The selected wallpapers will ship with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. This release will be a long term support release so the winners picture will
Ubuntu is aiming to create its own file manager for Unity 8. Soon this file manager will replace the nautilus in its future versions of desktop. Ubuntu 14.10 is likely to start using converged QML applications on the desktop by default. Ubuntu’s plan is to switch to Unity 8 for Ubuntu 14.10 and along with