A couple of months ago, Mark Shuttleworth, Ubuntu’s benevolent dictator, announced on his blog that by 14.04 (April 2014), he plans to bring Ubuntu to tablets, mobiles, and TVs. The announcement was met with surprise, shock, and some criticism. Some people were… For Ubuntu’s Mobile Endeavors, Android Has Some Bitter Lessons to Offer
Michael Reddy is a tech enthusiast, entertainment buff, and avid traveler who loves exploring Linux and sharing unique insights with readers.
In this age of information overload, social media and lolcats, it’s quite difficult not to get distracted by the web. As a remedy to that problem, many people suggest completely switching off the internet when at work. While that may… 3 Simple Tips to Avoid Web Distractions
With Natty Narwhal, Ubuntu underwent a major transformation. Gone was the plain and simple GNOME UI, and in came the shell interface with shiny new features. Though Canonical had high hopes from this release, the response Natty received was hugely… 10 ways in which Ubuntu can improve Unity
According to a report by Canalys, Android apps, when compared to the apps found in the iTunes App Store, are more on the expensive side. The survey was done by comparing the top 100 paid apps from both the marketplaces, and it… Android Apps more Expensive than their iOS Counterparts
Adobe, which decided to kill off mobile-based Flash a few days back, will be delivering one last update to its soon-to-be-dead technology. The update, which comes out later this year, will bring support for the recently open sourced Ice Cream Sandwich. Despite being… Hey Adobe, Keep Your Hands Off My Ice Cream Sandwich!
Amidst the cheery and jovial atmosphere of the holidays, an ever-growing shopping list is the only thing that constantly keeps us worrying. As the end of the year nears, the list keeps on getting bigger and disorganized. Some people handle… The Best Apps and Extensions for Better Holiday Shopping
With over 1.8 billion active users worldwide, Gmail has become one of the most preferred webmail clients. The simplicity of the interface and the abundance of powerful features make the Google-built service a hit across all genres of users. Though… 10 Chrome Extensions For Enhancing Gmail
It’s been a couple of days since the release of Google Chrome 15. The update brought along some nice changes to the browser, among which was the redesigned New Tab page. Though many folks have loved the new look, there are some… Hate the revamped New Tab page in Chrome 15? Try Speed Dial 2
There has been a recent trend of minimalist text-editing applications like FocusWriter and WriteRoom. Even though they work as you expect them to, they don’t come with the sheer amount of features LibreOffice Writer provides. So, if you’re not willing… Give LibreOffice Writer a minimalist makeover in 3 easy steps
Time-tracking software are an important part of a freelancer’s workflow. Not only do they increase productivity, they also save freelancers from the hassles of billing and invoicing. Though most of the applications in this genre are web-based, there are a… Best Time-Tracking Applications For Linux