Clementine is a free open-source versatile music player and organizer featuring numerous functionalities and polished visuals; with Clementine, the user is able to hassle-free import music tracks from folders, enable custom backgrounds for the main view, create playlists, enjoy Nyancat animations, connect to online services, search through libraries, etc.
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Clementine 1.2.1 available in official PPA with Ubuntu 13.10 supportDec 04, 2013
Ubuntu developers registered Unity Control Center on launchpad, "fork gnome-control-center so we can maintain it for Unity 7 until it is replaced by the Unity 8 equivalent"Dec 04, 2013
Ubuntu 13.10 ships by default GNOME Control Center, application exposed via the Unity panel's "cog" icon as
System Settings, tool allowing the user to configure the Ubuntu desktop with relevant tweakable components (appearance, sound, network, power, security & privacy, etc).
Hours ago, Ubuntu's Robert Ancell registered on launchpad Unity Control Center, project probably to generate a refreshed system-settings for Ubuntu 14.04 (statement based on its code,--speculation level--).
Canonical Shop launched Christmas bundles, up to 30% promotional pricesDec 03, 2013
There are only weeks until 2013's Christmas, period of the year paired with positive attitude, healthy thoughts and bags full of presents.
Canonical Shop is Ubuntu's official online place from where interested users can purchase numerous Ubuntu-branded items ranging from wearables to accessories and promotional packs, store permitting to persons to respect their bodies with beautiful clothes shaped around Ubuntu, while the hands are to touch powered-by-Ubuntu accessories.
LibreOffice 4.1 Calc Guide released and freely available for download (PDF and ODT)Dec 03, 2013
BETA locally-based Juju deployments availableDec 03, 2013
On phones, to-arrive on tablets and solidly on desktops are the places powered by Ubuntu, operating system establishing a top level of quality and performance on relevant form factors.
Additionally, Ubuntu can be used to tame, configure and fully utilize the modern cloud, Ubuntu already featuring Juju Charms, OpenStack support, adoption by Dell, etc, Ubuntu being an important player in the cloud environment spanning both common and hyperscaled precisely-provisioned cloud structures.
Meet DiffPDF, handy effective PDF-comparison toolDec 03, 2013
Across the web, in schools, at work, etc, PDFs are commonly used for numerous purposes, file format utilized by users from all over the world.
Sometimes, there are situations requiring two PDFs to be compared, process that is to be fast, intuitive and accurate, process easily doable via DiffPDF.
Essentially, DiffPDF is a handy utility designed in mind with comparing PDF files, permitting the hassle-free comparison of PDF files with clearly exposed differences.
How to install GNOME Clocks in Ubuntu 13.10Dec 03, 2013
GNOME Clocks is a handy time-related utility, presenting itself as a clean intuitive tool for enjoying several time features under a singular roof.
Essentially, GNOME Clocks incorporates time zones, alarms, stopwatch and timer under a single view, allowing the user to digest time per selected cities, setting alarms, performing stopwatch activities and timers.
Handy font tool TypeCatcher 0.1.1 landed in Ubuntu 13.10's Ubuntu Software Center with working-preview stateDec 03, 2013
Robust effective screencaster Vokoscreen 1.8.1 landed in Ubuntu 14.04's Ubuntu Software CenterDec 02, 2013
Vokoscreen is an effective robust screencaster that centers solid features into an overall intuitive user-friendly interface.
Among its features, Vokoscreen comes with multiple to-be-recorded modes (fullscreen, window, custom area), dedicated magnifier (permitting the zoom in of hovered-over areas when recording), audio-recording support, option to specify number of frames and codec, continuous recording with in-between pauses, etc.
Powerful note-taking application CherryTree 0.31 released with handy new featuresDec 02, 2013
CherryTree is a powerful note-taking application that expresses note-taking features through a massive amount of controls and options, offering a comprehensive detailed manner of creating, organizing and managing notes and sub-notes (nodes and sub-nodes).
CherryTree has been updated to version 0.31, bringing new features, as well as extending its support for new actions when dealing with notes.