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Ten Essential Gnome Shell Extensions

Gnome shell extensions are great piece of code for extending the usability and feature of gnome shell. By using extensions we can make gnome shell looks and works like gnome 2 or any other. Still gnome shell is maturing and missing lot of important features like weather, dock, poweroff etc.. […]

Install Cinnamon Desktop in Fedora 17

Cinnamon, the desktop UI created by linuxmint team upon the gnome shell codebase is now 1.4. The good news is fedora is included the cinnamon 1.4 in its official repositories. So the installation of cinnamon desktop in fedora 17 is very easy now. Just open the terminal and type the […]

Change Chrome Font hinting in Gnome – Fedora,Ubuntu

The Google chrome browser or chromium browser is not always accepting the font hinting settings done is the gnome control center or gnome tweak tool. The result is all other application font hinting and google chrome browser, chromium browser font hinting are different some time. This lead to bad look […]

Gnome Clock App with World Clock, Timer and Alarm – Try now.

A clock app debut in the upcoming Gnome 3.6 Release. The development is going on. It is far away from the complete application. This Gnome clock app is a very nice one with world clock, which is present in gnome 2 dropped from gnome 3, timer, alarm, stopwatch etc.. The […]

Zorin OS 6 – A Linux Look like Windows 7, XP and Mac OS X

Zorin OS 6 is a linux distribution based on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Edition. The Zorin OS team released the “core”, “ultimate” and “business” editions. Zorin OS is developed with Windows users in mind. It looks and feels like Windows 7, Windows XP and also Mac OS X. The noticeable changes […]

Install MATE Desktop in Fedora 17 and Ubuntu 12.04

MATE is the desktop environment forked from Gnome 2 desktop code. Gnome team discontinued the Gnome 2 desktop development in favour of gnome 3 and gnome shell. MATE is a familiar desktop environment because it looks and works like gnome 2. Many Gnome 2 users shifted to KDE or XFCE […]

Fedora 17 Released – Download Spins

The Fedora Project released Fedora 17. The Fedora 17 code-named “Beefy Miracle”. Fedora Project is sponsored by Redhat. Fedora is used as the base distribution of Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Everytime Fedora try to bring the latest technology available. This time also the latest Gears packed. The Gnome 3.4, KDE […]

LinuxMint13 “Maya” has been released

The Latest Linux Mint based on Ubuntu 12.04, Linux Mint 13 “Maya” released. The codename related to Mayan Civilisation and word for “Illution” in India.  Now they comes with two alternate editions of Gnome Desktop. By completly avoiding the Ubuntu Unity Linux Mint 13 features the choice between a productive, […]

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Released Download Now

Ubuntu 12.04  Precise Pangolin released after six months of development. ubuntu.com says it “Proven. Practical. Precise.” You can just go ubuntu.com and download now. 12.04 is a LTS (Long Term Support) release so if you wanted a stable version of Ubuntu with longer support  then you can choose Ubuntu 12.04 […]

Things to do after Installing Ubuntu 12.04 for perfect desktop

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 […]

Install Gnome Shell in Ubuntu 12.04

The default desktop for Ubuntu 12.04 is Unity. From Gnome 3 ubuntu team started to develop their own desktop interface upon Gnome. The New gnome shell is droped by default. In  Ubuntu 12.04 Unity interface is somewhat mature. But some people said that gnome shell is more usable and stable […]

Gnome 3.4 Released. Updated UI, New Apps, New Features

Gnome 3.4 Released on 28th March 2012. The Latest version of Gnome 3 comes with lot of improvements and updates. This gnome provides much more stable and rich interface for clutter free computing. New Apps in Gnome 3.4 Lot of changes in the default applicaitons of Gnome 3.4 introduced.  The […]

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