How to Install The Latest ‘WeeChat’ Chat Client in Ubuntu


WeeChat is a fast, light and extensible chat client works on Linux, Windows, Mac OS X, Unix, BSD, and GNU Hurd. While Ubuntu repositories only provide an old version, here’s how to install the latest WeeChat via its official repository in Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 14.04, Ubuntu 17.04, Ubuntu 17.10, and derivatives. WeeChat Features: lightweight core with optional plugins. Full-featured IRC ...

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Free Financial-Accounting Software GnuCash 2.6.17 Released


The GnuCash development team announced a new maintenance release of its personal and small-business financial-accounting software, GnuCash 2.6.17, a few days ago with various bug-fixes and some translation updates. Changes since GnuCash 2.6.16 includes: Prevent changing some Account Options if it has transactions Fix online banking wizard crashes for Windows Alert on missing account currency when opening account Gnucash 2.6.16 ...

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Install ‘Stacer’ To Monitor & Optimize Your Ubuntu Desktop


Though there are quite a few Ubuntu configuration tools, Stacer is a new Linux desktop application for monitoring system resources and services, cleaning up system caches, and more. Stacer Features: Dashboard with brief system info, resource usage, and network speed. System Cleaner to remove package cache, crash reports, system logs, app cache, and trash. Manage startup applications. Manage system services. ...

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Rapid Photo Downloader Reached New Major 0.9.0 Release

Rapid Photo Downloader

Rapid Photo Downloader, the open-source and Linux desktop’s premier photo and video downloader/importer, has reached the new major 0.9.0 release after two and a half years of development. According to the release note, Rapid Photo Downloader has switched to Qt5 from GTK+2. It also uses Python 3.4+ to replace Python 2.7. Rapid Photo Downloader 0.9.0 release highlights: UI has been ...

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Green Recorder – Simple Linux Screen Recorder with Wayland Support


Green Recorder is a simple desktop screen recorder for Linux supports for Wayland and Xorg. It’s free, open-source and built with Python, GTK+ 3 and ffmpeg. The UI is quite simple, just type a filename, select destination folder, file format, and which to record (audio, video, mouse cursor). There are also advanced options for setting frame rate, time delay, audio ...

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First 384 Series Linux Driver NVIDIA 384.47 Beta Is Available


By releasing NVIDIA 384.47 beta earlier today, NVIDIA for Linux driver has reached the 384 series, a new short-lived stable release series. NVIDIA 384.47 add following new GPUs support: GeForce GTX 1080 with Max-Q Design GeForce GTX 1070 with Max-Q Design GeForce GTX 1060 with Max-Q Design GeForce GT 1030 GeForce MX150 P106-100 There are also various bug-fixes and other ...

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How to Install TV Browser 4 in Ubuntu 16.04, 17.04


TV-Browser, a free and open-source digital TV guide software, has reached the 4.0 release a few days ago. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 17.04, Linux Mint 18.x and derivatives. TV-Browser is a Java program that gets the daily TV program (more than 1000 channels) from the internet and shows it clearly aranged – like a printed ...

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MKVToolNix 13.0.0 Released! How to Install it in Ubuntu

Mkvmerge GUI

MKVToolNix 13.0.0 was released a few days ago with a few small enhancements and bug-fixes. All users are recommended to upgrade to the new release. New features & enhancements in MKVToolNix 13.0.0: mkvmerge: MPEG TS reader: information about multiple programs will be output as container properties during verbose/JSON identification. MKVToolNix GUI: multiplex tool: added a column “program” to the tracks ...

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How to Install KeePassXC Password Manager 2.2 in Ubuntu


KeePassXC (KeePass Cross-Platform Community Edition) is a community fork of KeePassX, the cross-platform port of KeePass for Windows. The goal is to extend and improve it to provide a feature-rich, fully cross-platform and modern open-source password manager. The database is encrypted with the industry-standard AES (alias Rijndael) encryption algorithm using a 256 bit key. And it is compatible with KeePass ...

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Opera 46 Stable Released with Animated PNG Support

Opera web browser

The Opera web browser has reached the new stable 46 release days ago with stability improvements, new features and various fixes. Today’s stable release is stage two of the Reborn project. Opera 46 improves the quality of Opera Reborn by introducing more user interface changes, reducing crashes, fixing issues for built-in browser VPN, and adding support for animated PNG files ...

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