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 included in the shipping list. These wallpapers are licensed on CC-BY-SA. You can download them and use them on your…»

Ubuntu 14.04 Wallpaper Contest of Flickr


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 sustain for longer time in ubuntu installations. The wallpaper selection competetion for Ubuntu is running…»

Ubuntu is Creating its own file manager based on QT for Unity 8 and Desktop


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 it, it seems that some converged QML applications that are currently running on the phone…»

Libreoffice 4.2 is released install on Ubuntu / Fedora


Document Foundation Released the New Libreoffice 4.2 with lot of new features. The Libreoffice 4.2 is now available on main PPA of ubuntu. The new version brings better interoperability with Microsoft OOXML, a new monochrome icon set (not enabled by default), GNOME 3 Application Menu integration and more. Libreoffice 4.2 comes with large number of performance and interoperability improvements.  Most important changes in LibreOffice 4.2: complete interoperability with Microsoft OOXML,…»

Ubuntu GNOME 14.04 (Trusty Tahr) Wallpaper Contest


Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 Wallpaper Contest Started on Flickr. The Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 will be released on mid april 2014. Community wallpapers are collected from flickr group contest. If you have some amazing photos and you ready to publish them on CC-BY-SA license then you can contribute to the group in flickr. Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 Wallpaper Contest Rules Entry is open to everyone Add your photo on flickr. The full submission…»

Mate 1.6 is coming on Ubuntu 14.04


MATE 1.6, gnome 2 fork Desktop is officially available on Ubuntu 14.04 repositories. A user can now install the MATE desktop environment straight from the Ubuntu Software Centre. So a ubuntu 14.04 user can use the conventional Gnome 2 environment by just installing the MATE. Now there is no package conflicts with Unity so it will run smoothly in Ubuntu 14.04. Other  Desktop environments available within Ubuntu 14.04 include Cinnamon and GNOME…»

Mac OS X Theme for Ubuntu 13.10 A Macbuntu Theme


A Mac OS X theme for ubuntu 13.10 make your ubuntu look like mac os x. There are Nice Themes, Icons, Cairo Dock and other tools to make ubuntu look like Mac OS X Look. There was a project called Mac4Lin to do this thing. But now You want to do it manually. Here is how you can transform linux mint into osx. Mac OS X transformation pack for Ubuntu…»

Pear OS 8 – Ubuntu Look Like IOS7 and Mac OS X


[Microdata id=1578340001 schema=Product]Pear OS 8, an Ubuntu based Linux which looks like ios 7 released. David Tavares is the creator behind Pear os 8. The user interface is a heavily customized Gnome 3. Pear OS offers out-of-the-box support for many popular multimedia codecs and it’ll work with your existing PC files, printers, cameras and MP3 players. Pear OS 8 is based on wing panel and Plank, the original dock for…»

Install Open ERP 7 on Ubuntu 12.04/12.10 and Fedora 18/19


Open ERP is an awesome ERP solution available in Open source world. Recently they introduced the latest version 7.0. You can try the erp on The latest version comes with very nice interface and good functionality. The Opensourcer wrote a good post to how to install it on Ubuntu. Here is an extension how to install it on fedora also. The new Open ERP 7 comes with numerous improvements like completely rewritten UI, Integration of social network capabilities,…»

Ubuntu 13.04 Wallpapers are Released

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The Ubuntu wallpapers contest for Ubuntu 13.04 supplementary wallpapers ends. There are 10 wallpapers are included in ubuntu 13.04 release .The wallpapers are selected from 200+ photos and artworks in the flickr contest . The wallpapers are selected based on the appearance with unity desktop and its feel. Download the high resolution wallpapers from flikr pool. The wallpapers are licensed on CC-BY-SA license. Here are the wallpapers      …»

Things to do after Installing Ubuntu 12.10 for Perfect Desktop


Ubuntu 12.10 codenamed Quantal Quetzal is released. You can download ubuntu 12.10 from the official website 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…»

Ubuntu 13.04 Codenamed Raring Ringtail on Mobiles, TVs and PCs


Ubuntu 13.04 is codenamed Raring Ringtail. Mark Shuttleworth officially announced the codename on his blog. The next ubuntu release will be planned on April 2013. In the announcement, Mark also mentions that by the time of the next LTS (14.04), the Ubuntu phone, tablet and TV should all be lined up and until then, some things will need special attention, “like battery life, number of running processes, memory footprint“. Mark…»

Ubuntu 12.10 Wallpapers Download


The Upcoming Ubuntu 12.10 include 12 new wallpapers from the community. The Ubuntu 12.10 wallpaper bundle now landed on ubuntu 12.10. The Bundle is made from the winning wallpapers from the wallpaper contest run on flickr group. The wallpapers selected for Ubuntu 12.10 listed below. The latest ubuntu wallpapers are awesome.                     There are lot of other great wallpapers in the…»

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


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


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 Actually Mac4lin is a customization of aqua User…»