How to Get Netflix Working with Ubuntu 12.04/12.10 in Two Easy Steps!

Yes you read it just right. Netflix now works with Ubuntu. And no, there’s no official Netflix support for Linux yet. Thanks to hard work done by Erich Hoover and guys at iheartubuntu, Netflix has been made to work under Ubuntu using Wine and there is now a PPA to install the whole hack in […]

Ubuntu GNOME Remix Reviewed: This is my NEW Favorite Linux Distro for Netbooks

Netbooks are an extremely useful breed of laptops especially for those who travel a lot. Most of them are extremely cheap to own too. But there’s a catch. Windows 7 is an absolute pain to use in lower spec’d devices and I have realized that newer versions of Ubuntu is not exactly what you want […]

20 Things I did After Installing Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal

Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal is here already. A lot of new features has been added, but overall performance remains a major cause of concern. Feedback from our readers also point to such a direction. You can find a number of interesting reactions from users in our previous post discussing Ubuntu and Project Butter. Meanwhile, lets […]

Ubuntu Uproar Echoes Through Blogosphere

Well it’s been another wild week here in the Linux blogosphere, but this time the cause will come as no surprise to anyone who cares about Linux or FOSS. Last week, of course, was the week that included Oct. 18 — a date most of us have had marked on our calendars for the past […]

25 Things I did After Installing Ubuntu 12.04 LTS "Precise Pangolin"

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS “Precise Pangolin” is proving everyone wrong. It is perhaps the most loved Ubuntu release since “Lucid Lynx”. Unity is now an almost-finished product. The rock solid nature of Ubuntu 12.04 LTS along with bold moves such as the introduction of features like HUD is winning the hearts and minds of geeks and […]

Has Canonical Found the Keys to the Computing Kingdom?

There seems to be no end in sight to the bold moves and bold proclamations surrounding Ubuntu Linux these days. First we had the debut of Ubuntu TV, surrounded by trumpets and fanfare. Then, late last month, we had the Ubuntu for Android announcement, along with a wide assortment of grand and enthusiastic predictions regarding […]

Ubuntu’s Bold Mobile Gambit

Unity Concept Mockup for Ubuntu 12.10 Done Right

We have featured quiet a huge cache of Unity mockups before but this one is quite unlike anything I have seen so far. This is perhaps the most comprehensive mockup of future Ubuntu Unity I have seen in a while. Without much ado, let’s watch the video.  Unity in Ubuntu 12.10 Concept Video Thanks to […]

Ubuntu’s New ‘HUD’ Factor: A Step Forward or Back?

Some of us here in the Linux blogosphere may have hoped for a quieter 2012 than 2011 turned out to be, but so far at least, it doesn’t look like we’re getting our wish. January appears to have started the year off with a bang. Do we get a little break now that it’s the […]

4 New Professionally Done Ubuntu Adverts[Official]

Canonical is slowly stepping up its marketing pitch. When you look back at the history of Ubuntu, you will see that Canonical has invested almost nothing into any sort of serious Ubuntu promotional activities yet. But that is changing. Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin release, which is only a few months away, is perhaps the most […]