Tag: GNOME

GNOME Web Browser is Adding a Reader Mode

An experimental reader mode will ship in the next version of GNOME Web, aka Epiphany. The feature is already available to try in the latest development builds of the GTK Webkit-based web browser, released this week as part of the GNOME 3.29.3 milestone. Reader mode (also …

Enable ‘Shell theme’ in Gnome Tweak Tool in Ubuntu

This quick tutorial is going to show Gnome Desktop beginners how to enable the ‘Shell theme’ drop-down box in the Gnome Tweak Tool. A Gnome Shell theme changes shell buttons, colors, panels, etc. The setting is disabled by default in Gnome Tweak Tool, and you’ll see …

Install Reddit Gnome App ‘Something for Reddit’ in Ubuntu

Something for Reddit is an open-source Reddit client for GNOME, built for touch, mouse and VIM keyboards. The simple desktop app features dark and light theme, built-in browser and: Touchscreen tested interface VIM style keybindings View subreddits, comments and user pages Vote on comments and links, …

Install Papirus Icon Theme On Ubuntu 16.04

How to install Papirus Icon Theme on Ubuntu 16.04. Papirus Icon is derived from Sam Hewitt’s Paper Icon Theme. The icon theme is designed to work with Unity, GNOME, Cinnamon and other GTK+ based desktop environments. A version for KDE users is also available. To install …

Ping Indicator: A GNOME Shell Extension

If you want a simple realtime indicator showing ping result on your top panel in GNOME, then Ping Indicator (by trifonovkv) is exactly the Shell extension for you. It's really simple, just always show you a realtime value of a ping command to a specific destination. …

Audio Tag Editing Features Head to GNOME Music

GNOME Music is a capable music player for the GNOME desktop, but it lacks many of the features that make rival apps like Rhythmbox and Clementine so popular. I might be old school but I still to use a desktop media player to play local media …

Snapping Windows in GNOME Shell with Extensions

GNOME 3 is a great desktop environment for everyone. For those like window snapping or tiling, probably the default behavior (side-by-side) of GNOME Shell is not satisfying. Fortunately, there are two extension to do window snapping/tiling more in GNOME. You may do tiling for more than …

How To Install GNOME Shell Extension

This article introduces how to install GNOME Shell Extension whether it is automatically via Extensions Repository or by GNOME Tweak Tool. Both way are suitable for beginners. Here we use GNOME Shell 3.14 in Ubuntu GNOME 16.04 Xenial Xerus as the example. What is GNOME Shell …

Korora 23 Gnome – Fedora on steroids

Updated: June 3, 2016 One of my dreams is to have a Fedora-like operating system with three to five years of support, plus all the goodies out of the box. Yes, CentOS comes close, but then there is a tiny penalty when it comes to running …

How to Install an OpenSUSE Leap 42.1 KDE Desktop

How to Install an OpenSUSE Leap 42.1 KDE Desktop What is OpenSUSE Leap 42.1 ? OpenSUSE Leap is a new type and a new version of OpenSUSE. It is a hybrid Linux distribution that uses the source code of SUSE Linux Enterprise(SLE) to provide a higher …

Introducing GNOME Software

GNOME Software is a new software center ('add/remove programs' application) for any GNU/Linux system using GNOME desktop environment. At this time, there are just a few third-party reviews about GNOME Software. This article is a general beginner guide about how to use GNOME Software. For this …

Download Tails Linux 2.0 ISO CD/DVD

Tails (The Amnesic Incognito Live System) version 2.0 has been released. It is a Debian-based security-focused Linux distribution, and it is designed to increase privacy and anonymity online. This release fixes many security issues, and users should upgrade as soon as possible. What is so special …