How to Install Latest Gnome MPV in Ubuntu 16.04, 17.10


Gnome MPV is a simple GTK+ frontend for mpv, which is a very powerful media player based on MPlayer/mplayer2. The design of GNOME MPV is based on GNOME HIG. Gnome MPV is available in Ubuntu main file archive, however Canonical does not provide updates for the software. So here’s how to install the latest version of Gnome MPV either via ...

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VLC 3.0 Released! How to Install it in Ubuntu


The 3.0 release of VLC media player, code name “Vetinari”, is now available! Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 17.10, Ubuntu 18.04. VLC 3.0 release highlights: Activate hardware decoding by default, to get 4K and 8K playback! Support 10bits and HDR Support 360 video and 3D audio, up to Ambisoncics 3rd order Allow passthrough for HD audio ...

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Opera 51 Released with Faster Browsing Speed (Howto Install)

Opera web browser

Opera web browser reached new stable 51 release earlier today with browser speed improvements and some new features. We’re happy to introduce the stable version of Opera 51 today. Our new browser comes with internal and practical improvements to help you browse faster and more smoothly. Opera 51 Release Highlights: Improved browsing speed – It’s said Opera 51 is 38% ...

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How to Install NVIDIA 390.25 in Ubuntu 17.10, 18.04


The latest long-lived NVIDIA Linux driver reached the 390.25 release a few days ago. Now you can install it in Ubuntu via PPA repository. NVIDIA 390.25 adds support for GeForce GTX 1060 5GB and Quadro P620 GPUs. And there are following changes included in the release: Fixed a regression introduced in 390.12 that prevented displays from working normally when running ...

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qStopMotion 2.4.0 Released! 64-bit Deb Available


qStopMotion, a free application for creating stop-motion animation movies, reached the 2.4.0 release after more than a year of development. qStopMotion is a fork of stopmotion for Linux with Qt framework and redesigned user interface. Users can create stop-motions from pictures imported from a camera or from the harddrive and export the animation to different video formats such as mpeg ...

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Install Slack App in Ubuntu Easily via Snap


Slack, a team communication tool, now provides official Snap package to make it easy to install it in Ubuntu Linux. A snap is an universal Linux application comes with all its dependencies bundled. It runs in sandbox and is isolated from other system software. You can install the snap app of Slack easily via Ubuntu Software: Or open terminal via ...

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digiKam 5.8.0 Released with Tool to Export to UPNP/DLNA

digiKam 5

Free and open-source image organizer digiKam 5.8.0 was released earlier today. The new release features a new tool to export collections to UPNP/DLNA compatible devices. digiKam 5.8.0 release highlights: Linux Appimage, Windows installer, and MacOS package bundle improvements A new tool to export to UPNP/DLNA device Port DropBox export tools to OAuth2 Mysql support improvements Many fixes and improvements to ...

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Gnome Photo Manager Shotwell 0.27.3 Released

Shotwell Photo Manager

Gnome photo management software, Shotwell 0.27.3, was released hours ago with improvements and some bug-fixes. Changes in Shotwell 0.27.3 include: Fix upgrading from Shotwell 0.7.2 Make Histogram widget accessible by keyboard Add F4 as shortcut for the Date/Time dialog Fix an issue where the date/time picker was out-of-sync with the calendar widget Refactor shotwell.ui into smaller ui files and make ...

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NVIDIA 384.111 Released with New GPUs Support


A new update for the latest long-lived NVIDIA Linux driver 384 series was released a few days with some new GPUs support and a few fixes. Changes in NVIDIA 384.111 include: Added support for GPUs: GeForce MX130, GeForce MX110, GeForce GTX 1050 Ti with Max-Q Design, Quadro P500. Fixed a regression that prevented displays connected via some types of passive ...

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MPV Reached 0.28 Release with Vulkan Support


MPV video player reached the 0.28.0 release recently. Due to major refactoring, it requires FFmpeg >= 3.4. New Features added in MPV 0.28: Add DRM_PRIME Format Handling and Display for RockChip MPP decoders Add support for Display P3 primaries support multiple seekable cached ranges, display cache ranges on OSC demux_playlist: support .url files dvb: Add multiple frontends support (up to ...

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