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

Download YouTube Videos from Ubuntu 11.10

YouTube is the most popular online video sharing website. You can find videos of every subject in youtube. You can watch and download videos from Youtube if you are using a youtube video client software in ubuntu 11.1o. The client software is not a web browser. You can directly play youtube videos using the youtube

Install Skype in Ubuntu 11.10 oneiric ocelot

Skype is one of the best VoIP software available on various platforms like windows,linux,android etc.. You can make free video calls over the internet using skype. Skype is available in ubuntu also. You can easly download and install skype in ubuntu 11.10 Skype is based on peer to peer protocol and it provides better quality

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.

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Code Named ‘Precise Pangolin’

  No Paranoid Pigeons or  Or Persistent Penguin. Its Precise Pangolin. The next major Long Term Support release of Ubuntu will be “Precise Pangolin”. Ubuntu 12.04 LTS  is due for release in April 2012. Mark Shuttleworth writes: – “12.04 is an LTS. So we want it to be tough and long-lasting, reliable, solid as a rock

Openshot 1.4 Released with New features, Effects, Transitions

    OpenShot, one of the most popular video editors for Linux has reached version 1.4, getting a many improvements and bug fixes: New video and audio effects New 3D animations New transitions Timeline improvements Powerful color correction and adjustments New keyboard shortcuts 15 new video profiles more stable video & audio effect engine OpenShot

Ubuntu Tweak 0.6 Beta Released.

  The advanced tweaking programme Ubuntu tweak enters its new beta of 0.6. There are lot of improvements to UI. New UI New clips feature: first screen information All features are plug-able Package Cleaner becomes a new major part feature as tbe “Janitor” Four major features: Overview, Tweaks, Admins and Janitor At Preferences, you can

New Ubuntu Wallpapers Ready for Download

The community contribution of ubuntu 11.10 wallpapers are shortlisted in the flickr pool. Nearly 44 wallpapers are shortlisted for inclution of next ubuntu. The wallpapers are chosen from almost 2000 submissions of numerous users/creators/designers/Ubuntu lovers, but, for now, just 44 shortlisted images have been selected and they are ready for download on launchpad. All these

Tata Photon Plus – Huawei EC156 Modem in Ubuntu, Fedora

I came across a problem when to connect a Tata photon plus (Huawei EC156) Modem in Ubuntu. You can use the same method in fedora. By default it is not  recognizing in ubuntu. When I plugged in the blue light starts blinking but not taken by the default network manager . On ubuntu forum I

Fedora 16 Features and Updates

The Fedora 16 Roadmap is set. The version is codenamed ‘Verne’ named after Jules Verne. It comes with even more great features. After the dispute with Ubuntu and Gnome team fedora considered as a decent rock solid distribution with Gnome Shell interface. Fedora 15 performed with an unbreakable desktop than unity. The new features of