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Install Android Studio on Ubuntu using PPA

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 […]

GTK theme for Ubuntu 14.04 – Orchis3

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 […]

jQuery Light Slider – Lightweight Responsive Content Slider

jQuery Light Slider is a very lightweight (5Kb) responsive image and content slider with lot of options for creating sliders, image galleries, news sliders etc.. It can be used to create beautiful image carousels and news sliders in responsive web pages. Image thumbnail options are also included with the slider. […]

Evernote Client for Linux, NixNote 2 Beta Download

NixNote 2 Beta, EverNote Clients for Linux is now available for download on sourceforge. NixNote is previously known as Nevernote. It is an unofficial client for Linux. Nixnote 1 is written Java. But Nixnote 2 is a complete rewrite of Nixnote 1 in C++ using Qt library. It improves speed and […]

Android Indic Keyboard App to type in 15 Indian Languages

Indic Keyboard is a new android app helps users to type 15 indian languages in new android. The application is developed by Swathanthra Malayalam Computing and is available in Google Play store for free. Supported Languages :  Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Nepali, Oriya, Punjabi, Sanskrit, Simhala, Telugu, […]

Transmageddon 1.0 – Ubuntu 14.04 DVD Rip and Video Transcoder

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 […]

Install Gnome 3.12 in Fedora 20 through Repository

Gnome 3.12 is now available for Fedora 20 through a third party repository maintained by Richard Hughes (Gnome Power Manager and PackageKit Maintainer). This repository gives fedora 20 users (who uses Gnome 3.10) a smooth update to Gnome 3.12.  Usually a new gnome version will be available with a new fedora […]

Wallpaper Changer for Ubuntu with Multimonitor Support SyncWall 2.0

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 […]

Ubuntu 14.04 Features and and Improvements

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. […]

Install Netflix Style Streaming App, Popcorn Time on Ubuntu

Popcorn Time is a free, open-source Netflix-style torrent streaming application that uses BitTorent for streaming movies. It has a nice interface to browse movies, documentaries etc… While playing the app torrents the movie, starts playing it immediately, and streams it while the download finishes in the background. Popcorn Time stated as […]

Download Ubunutu 14.04 Wallpapers from flickr Group

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 […]

Responsive Image Gallery Plugin – Row Grid

rowGrid is a lightweight jQuery plugin to display images in ordered rows with auto spacing and resizing. It is used to create nice looking image gallery. It helps creating beautifull responsive image gallery with jquery. It also support infinite scrolling of image galleries. Size is 800 bytes. The grid is […]

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