Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, Up Clock is a widget style clock inspired by the Ubuntu Touch lockscreen. Among others, it which allows the users to choose from 10 different colors and choose a color that integrates with the background, change the displayed time type (12 h or 24 h), adjust transparency. Also, it notifies the users at a specified time exactly, like an alarm clock.
The latest version available is Up Clock 5.5, which has been recently released.
In this article I will show you how to install Up Clock 5.5 on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr, Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander, Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin, Linux Mint 17 Qiana, Linux Mint 16 Petra, Pinguy OS 14.04, Pinguy OS 12.04, LXLE 14.04, Elementary OS 0.3 Isis, Elementary OS 0.2 Luna and other Ubuntu derivative systems.
Because it is available via PPA, installing Up Clock 5.5 on the listed Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Elementary OS, LXLE and Pinguy OS systems is easy. All you have to do is add the ppa to your system, update the local repository index and install the up-clock package. Like this:
$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:apandada1/up-clock
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install up-clock
Optional, to remove Up Clock, do:
$ sudo apt-get remove up-clock