The First Ubuntu Touch Phones To Receive FM Support Are Bq Aquaris E4.5 And Bq Aquaris E5

As you may know, the modern Android smartphones do not come with FM Radio support enabled by default, despite the fact that some of them are supported by the hardware. A bunch of third party developers have started working at

Kodi 16.0 Beta 4 “Jarvis” Has Been Released

As you may know, Kodi (previously named XBMC) is a famous open source media hub and home theater PC, being translated in more than 30 languages. Also, its features can be highly extended via third party plugins and extensions and

Podbird Podcast 0.7 Has Been Added To The Ubuntu Touch App Store

As you may know, Podbird Podcast is a free, open-source software for Ubuntu Touch, developed by Michael Sheldon, a third party dev. The app permits the users to easily search for podcasts and download them for offline usage or streaming

Ubuntu 16.04 Is Now Based on Kernel 4.3, Kernel 4.4 Added To The Unstable Repository

Joseph Salisbury, one of the Canonical developers, have announced that they have rebased the master-next branch of Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Xenial Xerus to Kernel 4.3, but the Ubuntu devs are tracking Kernel 4.4, to use it by default on the

Mozilla Will Not Release Any New Firefox OS Phones

Along the internet browser business, Mozilla has been also working at Firefox OS, their Linux-based mobile operating system built in HTML5, for the low-cost phones. For now, Mozilla has released a small number of Firefox OS cheap phones, developed by

Canonical Is Now Testing Ubuntu Touch OTA-8.5

Yesterday, Łukasz Zemczak has reported that Canonical is already testing the Ubuntu Touch OTA-8.5 hotfix, a software update that comes to squash the bugs left undead on OTA-8. If everything goes well, the OTA-8.5 will be released by the end

How to Install and Use Midnight Commander 4.8.15 on Ubuntu and Derivatives

Midnight Commander, or MC, is a file manager released under the GNU license. Like every file manager, it enables the users to easily copy, move, delete and manage files and folders, having a full-screen text mode user interface. The latest

GalliumOS Is An Xubuntu-Based System Specially Created For Chromebooks

As you may know, Google has created the Chromebooks, their own cloud-based laptops, that use Chrome OS as default, which is a lightweight and fast Linux system. Yet another interesting Linux system has been born, being specially created for Chromebooks

The Elementary OS Icons Have Been Moved From Launchpad To GitHub

As you may know, Elementary OS is among the most beautiful Linux systems available, using as code-base the newest LTS version of Ubuntu. Today, one of the Elementary OS developers have announced that the system’s icons have been moved from

Canonical Is Working At Adding VPN Support To Ubuntu Touch

As you may know, Ubuntu Touch is the mobile version of Ubuntu, developed by Canonical. For now, it comes pre-installed on Bq Aquaris E5, Bq Aquaris E4.5 and Meizu MX4, but it is also officially supported on the Nexus 4

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