Thursday, February 22, 2018

Stacer – Simplest way to optimize and cleanup Linux OS

Stacer is a completely free and one-stop system optimizer you have been waiting for. Its powerful features are easy to use in a nice looking user interface. The application is readily packaged as .deb and .rpm binaries, which can be used right away for installing it in Ubuntu.
VLC 3.0

VLC 3.0 released, and how to install it in Ubuntu 17.10

VLC 3.0 is a cross platform, free and open source software (FOSS) that is developed for community. Dubbed as "Vetinari", this new version of media player brings in latest technologies including 360 deg view, Chromecast streaming support, audio pass-through, and several other new features.

LibreOffice 5.4 released; Writer, Calc and Impress gets new features

The last major release of the LibreOffice 5.x family is now available for download for Linux, Windows, MacOS X. LibreOffice 5.4 brings new features to the most popular modules of its office suite including Writer, Calc, and Impress.
Atom Text Editor

Atom – Hackable and highly customizable Text Editor

Atom is a free, and open-source application that has been designed from scratch to act as a hackable text editor and programmer's editor application. The main intent with which it is built is to help developer to write code easily. It has a feature-rich and highly customizable user interface.
Pitivi Video Editor

Pitivi – Free video editor with stunning features and intuitive user...

Pitivi is a free and open-source video editor for Linux. It packs very attractive features, and an intuitive user interface. It is highly polished editor, providing cutting-edge multimedia transcoding and encoding functionality. 

Krita 3.1.3 released; now lets you run multiple instances of it

Krita 3.1.3 has been released with some new features and important handy UI changes. The team took nearly 2 months to bring this version to Linux, Windows, and Mac OS X. The most impressive new feature is the ability of the program to run several instances of it in parallel.

Find metadata info of audio and video files using MediaInfo

MediaInfo is a cross-platform and open source application that gives you a very detailed meta data info of your audio and video files. It shows tags, codecs and containers of almost any multimedia file. This tutorial guides you how to install mediaInfo.

Darktable – A free alternative to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom for...

Darktable is an open source photography workflow application and raw developer. It brings a virtual light-table and darkroom directly to your computer so that you can easily manage them. If you have been looking for a free alternative to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, then Darktable is the one for you!

Installing PeaZip archiver for Ubuntu and Linux Mint

PeaZip is a free and open source file archiving and encrypting software that has been designed based on the 7-Zip, p7zip open source file archiver. It is very powerful and handles a ton of archive formats. This tutorial guides you on how to set it up and running on your Ubuntu and Linux Mint PC.

Get tethered camera control using Entangle for Ubuntu and Fedora

Entangle is a free and open source software that lets you be able to control your digital camera or a DSLR from your computer. In other words, it's called tether shooting digital cameras! Let's take a look on how to install it and get started.