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Visualize System's Activity With ranwhen.py Tool in Ubuntu

ranwhen.py is a python tool that can be used to show in a graphic mode your system's activity. It displays information about the total running time and daily average in a very beautiful histogram. I love python programming language so I thought to share this useful tool with you guys. What do you need to […]

December 3, 2013 | By
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How To Install The Latest Google Chrome On Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I see that people have different preferences when it comes to web browsers on Linux and they argue alot about 'The best browser on Ubuntu' topic, but we are not here to find out which web browser fits best in Ubuntu. So lets save the words and go straight to our topic. I know that […]

December 2, 2013 | By
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How To Install Geary Email Client In Ubuntu

Every Ubuntu user knows that the default email client in their machine is Thunderbird, but is it the 'perfect' email client for you? Have you guys heard about Geary or tried it? Are you in hurry to read your emails and stay in touch with your best friends? Geary is an email client build for […]

November 30, 2013 | By
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Install Skype On Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

The mission of Skype is to bring the entire world to you. You can talk and text with people from every point of globe, all you need is Skype and an internet connection. Do you discuss alot about Linux with your friends? Then get Skype in your box and start talking with each other from […]

November 29, 2013 | By
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A New Ubuntu Concept Design, Screenshot Tour

A German artist has created a stunning Ubuntu desktop concept that shines and it is totally different from any other desktop environment you have seen until now. This amazing Ubuntu concept design is the result of over 30 hours of work and an A4 with every millimeter packed with design information. A very important thing […]

November 28, 2013 | By
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How To Backup Your Files With Pybackpack Tool

There are many backup tools for linux out there, but a python guy like me could not resist the Pybackpack gui tool which stands for "Python backpack". Pybackpack is a graphical front end to rdiff-backup for the Gnome desktop environment. It is written in Python programming language with the intention of making backup very easy […]

November 27, 2013 | By
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Ubuntu 13.10 'Saucy Salamander' - New Features

Ubuntu made its latest update to version 13.10, the Saucy Salamander update on October 17th of this year. You can watch a video on it here. Smart Scopes The most notable change in this update is a web search in the dash called “Smart Scopes”. Now when you search for things in your dash, Smart […]

November 26, 2013 | By
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Updating Ubuntu to the Newest Version (Early Release) -14.04

Ubuntu is the most popular distribution of Linux and receives regular updates every 6 months. Currently Ubuntu is in version 13.10 and 14.04 just became available for early download. This article will walk you through the process of updating Ubuntu to the most recent version. Why Update? Support Life Each release of Ubuntu has a […]

November 24, 2013 | By
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Midori 0.5.6 Web Browser Features and Installation in Ubuntu

Midori is a very fast web browser which is free and available for Linux platforms and Windows operating system. It is small, but very powerful and useful. This lightweight web browser supports the most popular parts of the web such as Google, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Spotify and Rdio. So good, I love the spotify app […]

November 22, 2013 | By
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Install Birdie Twitter Client In Ubuntu

Social media plays a very important role in communicating with others, sharing your thoughts and marketing products or skills. There are many popular social sites such as Facebook, Twitter Google + and many others. Different people like different stuff, someone hates facebook, someone may like it, this does not matter to us. Do you use […]

November 20, 2013 | By
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Install Cinnamon 2.0 on Ubuntu

Cinnamon is the desktop environment forked from gnome shell, developed by Linux Mint team. The GNOME 3's new interface gnome shell did not recieve much acceptance from Linux users as expected. The Ubuntu developers tried making some modifications to the GNOME shell to provide Unity. But many users have stuck with gnome-clasic. The Cinnamon desktop […]

November 4, 2013 | By
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How To Install Multiple OS Using VirtualBox In Ubuntu

VirtualBox is the biggest cross platform, free virtualization solution available today. It can run multiple operating systems in virtual machines. Using VirtualBox, you can create a virtual machine that has its own BIOS, boot order priority, and you can install any Operating system in it. The virtual machine can be assigned CPU (in case of […]

February 24, 2013 | By
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Features And Installation Of Dictionary In Ubuntu

Ubuntu has built-in dictionary software that you can use to look words up. But you must be connected to internet in order to use this dictionary. But if you are online, then there are a lot of online dictionaries available on the internet. So sometimes, working offline, you might need to look up some words. […]

February 19, 2013 | By
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How to Access ISO Files In Ubuntu

An ISO File is an image file/archive file of an optical disc such as CD/DVD. This image can be used to write disks. Many Linux distributions are distributed in bootable iso format to be burnt on the disk. The iso file itself is not of much use. But when burnt on a disk, the disk […]

February 17, 2013 | By
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