How to Install RedNotebook 2.5 in Ubuntu 18.04, 16.04

RedNotebook is a free cross-platform desktop diary and journal software written with Python and GTK+3. It lets you format, tag and search your entries. You can also add pictures, links and customizable templates, spell check your notes, and export to plain text, HTML, Latex or PDF. The software has an official stable PPA that contains the latest packages for Ubuntu 18.04 and Ubuntu 16.04 so far. And below will show you how to add the PPA and install RedNotebook. 1. Open terminal either via Ctrl+Alt+T keyboard shortcuts or by searching for ‘terminal’ from software launcher. 2. Copy and paste following command into terminal and hit run to add the RedNotebook … Read more

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS is Finally Released. Download Now!

Brief: Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Bionic Beaver has been finally released. Here is a quick recap of new features and the download links for Ubuntu 18.04. The wait is over. Ubuntu 18.04 LTS is finally available to download. Ubuntu lovers have been waiting for the release for hours but the release got held up because of a last minute critical bug. The bug prevented booting into the live session. The Canonical team worked hard to fix the bug and release Ubuntu 18.04 LTS on 26th April, as per the schedule. Except Ubuntu 6.04, no other release has ever been delayed in the history of Ubuntu. So once again, Ubuntu team has … Read more

How to Install GIMP 2.10 in Ubuntu 18.04, 17.10 via PPA

GIMP 2.10, a new major release of the most popular Linux image editing software, was announced a day ago with huge list of changes. The most notable changes in GIMP 2.10 include: Nearly fully ported to GEGL, allowing high bit depth processing, multi-threaded and hardware accelerated pixel processing, and more. Color management is a core feature now, most widgets and preview areas are color-managed. Many improved tools, and several new and exciting tools, such as the Warp transform, the Unified transform and the Handle transform tools. On-canvas preview for all filters ported to GEGL. Improved digital painting with canvas rotation and flipping, symmetry MyPaint brush support… Support for several new … Read more

How to Install Geary Email Client 0.12.2 in Ubuntu 18.04

Geary email client reached the 0.12.2 bug-fix release earlier today. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 18.04, Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 17.10. Geary is a Gnome email client, which was originally developed by the Yorba Foundation. The latest release so far is Geary 0.12.2 that include following bug-fixes: Fix being unable to remove attachments from a draft. Ensure drafts are removed when composer from address changes accounts. Workaround composer info label being too long. Ensure embedded composer is always scrolled to when opened. Don’t display quote expander buttons when printing a message. Fix composer detach button position and visibility. Actually fix second multipart/digest message body not being displayed. Ensure gnome-control-centre knows … Read more

iPhone X vs iPhone 8

iPhone X vs iPhone 8 Apple announced three new iPhones at its special event on 12 September 2017: the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X (pronounced iPhone Ten). If you’re thinking about upgrading your phone, you’re probably wondering which new model will suit you best. If you want a bigger screen, forget the 8: you will have to weigh up the high price of the iPhone X against the bigger and heavier handset of the iPhone 8 Plus. If you’re not keen on the idea of a large device, on the hand, then you should be choosing between the 8 and the X. These two models are smaller … Read more

How to Try the New Ubuntu Theme

A new Ubuntu theme is being made for Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, and in this post we’re going to show you how you can try it out, right now, ahead of time. ‘The new Ubuntu theme is still a work-in-progress and is not yet finished’ Intended as a replacement for the ageing Ambiance GTK theme Ubuntu has used since 2010, the new ‘Communitheme’ is a flat GTK theme with dark window headers, and bold color accents derived from Ubuntu’s official color palette. The new theme is a work-in-progress and is not yet included in the Ubuntu 18.04 daily builds, either. But the theme is already available to install and try out … Read more