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How to Install FreeFileSync 7.8 on Ubuntu 15.10, Ubuntu 15.04, Ubuntu 14.04 and Derivatives

As you may know, FreeFileSync is a multi-platform, open-source folder comparison and synchronization tool, available on Linux, Windows and Mac OS X. Among others, it has support for performing binary file comparison, handle symlinks, copy NTFS extended attributes and security

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How To Install Timekpr 0.3.5 (Open-Source Parental Control Software) On Ubuntu

As you may know, Timekpr is an open-source parental control software, allowing admins to choose when a computer can be used and when it cannot. The users’ daily usage can be limited in certain time intervals, accounts can be locked,

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PlayOnLinux 4.2.10 Has Been Released

As you may know, PlayOnLinux is a frontend for Wine, the popular software for running Windows applications on Linux and Mac OS X. The latest PlayOnLinux version available is PlayOnLinux 4.2.10, which has been recently released, coming with the below

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Otter Browser 0.9.09 (Opera 12-Like Browser) Brings New Features And Changes

As you may know, the Otter Browser is an open source lightweight internet browser, similar to the good old Opera 12 Browser, with a interface developed in Qt5 and WebKit. The latest version available is Otter Browser 0.9.09, which has

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Battle For Wesnoth 1.12.5 Has Been Released

As you may know, Battle for Wesnoth is an open source turn-based strategy game, running on Linux. The player trains soldiers, to create an undefeatable army, in order to fight agains orcs, undead, bandits and win, in the Kingdom of

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Entangle 0.7.0 “Charm” (Software for Controlling the Photo Camera via Computer) Has Been Released

As you may know, Entangle is an open-source software that allows the user to take photos with digital cameras, controlled from the computer. The latest version available is Entangle 0.7.0 “Charm”, which has been recently released, bringing the below changes:

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Typhoon Is Probably The Best Weather Widget For Linux

Typhoon is an open-source weather application, forked from Stormcloud 1.1, which is not available for free. It permits the users to change the colors to integrate better with the system wallpaper and theme and adjust the application’s opacity. The latest

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CherryTree 0.36.3 Adds Small Fixes Only

CherryTree is a text editor, with the features of a modern editor, such as syntax highlighting, spell check, export to html, password protection, and many others. The latest version available is CherryTree 0.36.3, which has been recently released, bringing the

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FileBot 4.6.1 (Open-Source Movie And Music Renaming App) Brings Fixes And Changes

As you may know, FileBot is an ultimate movie and music renamer, enabling the users to easily rename video and audio files. Also, it fetches subtitles and can be used from both, GUI and command-line. Important features: drag and drop

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How To Install LibreOffice 5.0.4 on Ubuntu 15.10, Ubuntu 15.04 And Ubuntu 14.04 via PPA

As you may know, LibreOffice is the most popular, open-source Office suite, available by default on some of the most popular Linux systems. Recently, the first point release of LibreOffice 5.0, LibreOffice 5.0.4 has been released, bringing bug-fixes only. Installation

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