How to Install Firefox 4 in Ubuntu (Maverick & Lucid)

Firefox 4 for Linux is available for download now. Mozilla has released Firefox 4 with improved performance and advanced security promising an intuitive experience. They have revamped the UI including Awesome bar, Firefox button, Bookmark button along with Tab organiser and panorama view. Check out the complete features here. As usual Ubuntu users running Ubuntu 10.10 […]

BitNami- Quickly Install WordPress 3.1 on Windows, Linux or Mac OS

  Installing WordPress package locally on your computer for offline testing of themes, plugin, layout etc can be time-consuming be it Windows, Linux or Mac. The WAMP or LAMP configuration requires you to manually configure PHP, Apache and MySQL database on Windows and Linux respectively. While doing that will be a cake walk for programmers […]

How to Play Angry Birds on Linux Machines

Rovio games famous for their game series Angry Birds released variants for different platforms including iPhone, Android and the latest being for Windows PC. But you might not get to see Angry Birds for Linux machines any time soon. If you are a die-hard fan this addictive game and would like to play it on […]

Ubuntu One: Sync Files Between Windows and Ubuntu via Cloud

Ubuntu One the free cloud storage service from Canonical Inc. lets you sync/ share files between Ubuntu  and Windows OS. The Ubuntu One client applications for both Windows, Ubuntu 9.04 and later exists which helps in seamless transfer of files between Ubuntu and Windows via cloud storage. With this cloud based service you can Sync/ […]

Add Facial Recognition Password Login to Ubuntu Linux Distro

Ubuntu the most famous and community backed Linux distro got another awesome feature as third-party add-on. Linux enthusiasts can now login to their Ubuntu Linux OS using Face as password. The facial recognition software in use is the pam-face-authentication utility that can let users login only once their face is recognised by the login tool. How […]

Ubuntu 10.10 Beta (Maverick Meerkat) Screenshots and Download Links

The latest edition of Ubuntu ie Ubuntu 10.10 Beta codenamed Maverick Meerkat is now available for you to download. The Beta release includes few changes and all the OS variants are now available. How to Upgrade from Ubuntu 10.04 LTS to Ubuntu 10.10 Beta (Maverick Meerkat) : 1) On a desktop system, press Alt+F2 and […]

Enhance Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx Quickly Using Ubuntu Start Tool

The latest version of Ubuntu Linux distro ie Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx is the best release so far and is gaining much popularity. The distro by default includes many cool features. Even though there are default features after installing Ubuntu one would always go for the extra repositories which in turn provides plethora of new […]

How to Install Rhythmbox 0.13.0 In Ubuntu

The latest version of Rhythmbox ie Rhythmbox 0.13.0 has been released and is now available for install on Linux distros. The new features added includes new meta fields, Library, playlist and podcast syncing for media players etc. Install Rhythmbox 0.13.0 in Ubuntu via command line sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/rhythmbox && sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install rhythmbox […]

How to Spoof MAC Address of Network Interfaces in Ubuntu

Q) How to manipulate/ spoof MAC address of network interfaces in Ubuntu Linux Distro? A. If you are a network administrator or an enthusiast working on Ubuntu and would like to manipulate the network MAC address you can use GUI utility available called MACchanger. Using this tool you can easily spoof MAC address with another […]

Solve Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx Wi-Fi Problem on HP Mini 1000 – 1035NR Series

Though we tested Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx) on desktop decided to give Ubuntu netbook Edition a shot. So we downloaded the i386 version and then installed from a USB drive. The install was smooth and quick. But once after install process when we tried to access our wireless network it failed to connect or even […]