Tuesday, December 20, 2016
"A number of nifty Linux apps we’ve written about previously have shared some updates over the past few days.
Rather than write about each of them individually we thought we’d round-up them up into one quick-fire, easy-to-digest post."
Monday, December 19, 2016
At this point, LibreOffice’s new Ribbon-inspired UI is still in the works, but it’s already available in experimental version 5.3 and anyone can see how it looks using the steps below.
The Microsoft Office ribbon was officially introduced in Office 2007 as a way to make working with the productivity suite easier. Microsoft called the new interface “Fluent UI,” grouping all toolbars into a single one with multiple tabs providing quick access to the essential features.
At this point, LibreOffice is undoubtedly the top freeware productivity suite on the market and the best alternative to Microsoft Office, as it’s being adopted not only by consumers but also by companies and organizations across the world that are seeking reduced costs without losing features.
See how to enable the ribbon bar on LibreOffice 5.3 at
(note you may also need the links in the article to obtain version 5.3 beta.)
LibreOffice 5.3 to Launch with a Microsoft Office-like Ribbon UI
Monday, September 19, 2016
Everything You Need to Migrate Your Home Office to Linux:
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That's right, Linux kernel 4.4.21 is here as the most advanced LTS (Long Term Support) kernel build, and it's a big one, as according to the appended shortlog and the diff from the previous maintenance version, namelyLinux kernel 4.4.20 LTS, it changes a total of 207 files, with 3033 insertions and 1811 deletions. So yes, that's a pretty big kernel update for all GNU/Linux distributions powered by the Linux 4.4 LTS series, such as Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus).
Wednesday, September 07, 2016
Download Kaku YouTube Desktop Music Player
Kaku Is An Open-Source Desktop YouTube Music Player for Linux - OMG! Ubuntu!:
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