QupZilla Web Browser 2.1.0 Released! (64-bit AppImage)

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QupZilla, a lightweight QtWebEngine browser, has reached a new major 2.1 release one day ago with lots of fixes and some new features. QupZilla 2.1.0 brings back some features present in 1.8 version and also a number of completely new features. bring back spellcheck bring back support for printing bring back save page action + support multiple formats bring back ...

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GIMP 2.8.20 Stable Released! [Ubuntu PPA]

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A new stable release for the GIMP 2.8 series, GIMP 2.8.20, has been released a few days ago with various bug-fixes. GIMP 2.8.20 features the fix to the weird initial user interface language selection on mac OS. Also, an annoying oscillating switching between different input devices has been fixed in Windows platforms. GIMP 2.8.20 changelog: Avoid D-Bus error message when ...

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Shotcut Video Editor 17.02 Released! [How-to-install]

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Shotcut, a free and open-source video editor, has reached the 17.02 release one day ago. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 16.10. Shotcut is a cross-platform video editor developed on the MLT Multimedia Framework. Major features include support for a wide range of formats. No import required meaning native timeline editing. Blackmagic Design support for input and preview monitoring. ...

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KDE Plasma Desktop 5.9 Released

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The KDE Plasma Desktop 5.9 was released one day ago with exciting new features. And the KDE Team announced that they will continue to provide bugfixes to Plasma 5.8 LTS. What’s New in KDE Plasma 5.9: Interactive previews to notifications. Drag and drop improvements throughout the desktop. Switch between windows in Task Manager using Meta + number shortcuts. A new ...

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How to Install LibreOffice 5.3 in Ubuntu 16.04, 14.04

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LibreOffice 5.3, a new stable series of the open-source office suite, was released today on February 1. The official binaries are available for download. And Ubuntu PPA will has built the packages soon. What’s New in LibreOffice 5.3: Many UI/UX improvements and the MUFFIN interfaces (Microsoft Ribbon UI) First source release of LibreOffice Online, that offers basic collaborative editing of ...

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The Alpha 2 of Ubuntu 17.04 Zesty Zapus Released

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The second alpha of Ubuntu 17.04 Zesty Zapus has been released today, features images for Lubuntu, Kubuntu, Ubuntu MATE, Ubuntu Kylin, Ubuntu GNOME, and Ubuntu Budgie. Pre-releases of the Zesty Zapus are not encouraged for anyone needing a stable system or anyone who is not comfortable running into occasional, even frequent breakage. They are, however, recommended for Ubuntu flavor developers ...

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Install the Latest Remmina 1.2.0 in Ubuntu 16.04, 16.10

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For those who want to install the latest Remmina 1.2.0, the default GTK+ remote desktop client, a core developer has made the new Remmina Snap app for Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 16.10, and higher. Remmina is a free and open-source remote desktop client written in GTK+, aiming to be useful for system administrators and travellers, who need to work with lots ...

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HandBrake 1.0.2 Released with Several Fixes [how-to-install]

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The second bug-fix release for HandBrake video transcoder 1.0 series has been released one days ago with various video, audio, subtitles fixes, and Linux, Windows, Mac platforms fixes. HandBrake 1.0.2 changelog: Video Fixed point to point encoding end point when using frames as the unit Improve error handling for libdvdread and libavcodec decoders Audio Fixed an issue where fallback encoder ...

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SMPlayer 17.1 Released with Chromecast Support

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The SMPlayer media player has reached the 17.1.0 release one day ago with new feature experimental support for Chromecast. Just play a video in SMPlayer, then click the ‘Play on Chromecast’ option from the Play menu. A web page will be opened in your web browser, which will get the URL of the video. This web page can communicate with ...

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New Linux Driver Series ‘NVIDIA 378.09’ Beta Released

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NVIDIA Driver for Linux has reached the new short-lived 378 series by releasing NVIDIA 378.08 Beta a few days ago. Here’s the changes since NVIDIA 375.26: Added support for the following GPU(s): Quadro M1200 Quadro M2200 Added support for the ARB_parallel_shader_compile extension to allow multi-threaded compilation of GLSL shaders. Updated the X driver to ignore any Virtual Reality Head Mounted ...

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