Top 6 Alternative Evernote (Note Taking) Clients for Linux

Top 6 Alternative Evernote (Note Taking) Clients for Linux

It can be said that there are a good number of applications available for Mac and Windows that don’t have a Linux version and one such app is the famous note-taking app, Evernote . As expected, the Open Source community has intervened by providing alternatives to provide the same (or at least similar) services. Today,…

Use Oranchelo Icons Flat to Beautify Your Linux Desktop

Use Oranchelo Icons Flat to Beautify Your Linux Desktop

Oranchelo Icon Flat is a hybrid icon set follows the latest design trends and can arguably go head to head in an eye candy contest with the awesome Numix Icons . It was created by Patryk Goworowski and it is another icon theme we bring you today to beautify your desktop with. Take a look…

Linphone: An Open Source VoIP (SIP) App for Linux

Linphone: An Open Source VoIP (SIP) App for Linux

Linphone is an Open Source Voice Over IP app you can use to make voice and video calls over the Internet, as well as send instant text messages. It uses an open standard for Internet telephony known as SIP and can be used with any SIP VoIP operator including Linphone’s own free SIP audio/video service. Linphone…

The Perfect Eye Candy Theme for Linux: Flat Remix Icons Theme

The Perfect Eye Candy Theme for Linux: Flat Remix Icons Theme

Flat Remix is like Numix Icons ; a combination of an Icon set and a complementing theme. The theme is derived from Paper Theme , Numix-Circle icon, EvoPop, and Ultra-Flat-Icons. Its design has an emphasis on depths using gradients and shadows which give its glossy look. Even though it was designed specifically for gnome-shell 3.22,…

React OS 0.5 in the Works, to Bring a Massive Visual Overhaul

Reach OS has been steadily making waves ever since its inception some two decades ago. The team recently released version 0.4.4 that brought about massive improvements over the older version 0.4.3. React OS 0.4.4 brings many improvements under the hood that would allow better rendering of applications together with printing support as seen in the…

Stacer – The Linux System Optimizer You’ve Been Waiting For

Stacer – The Linux System Optimizer You’ve Been Waiting For

System optimizer apps are quite the thing on platforms such as Windows and Android. Their usefulness, however, is debatable considering how notorious they are when it comes to using system resources. On the Linux platform, however, we can almost always find the applications, a developer puts their time in developing to be mostly useful. Stacer is…

Ulauncher – An Application Launcher for Linux Desktops

Ulauncher – An Application Launcher for Linux Desktops

ULauncher is an application launcher for Linux written in Python with GTK as a GUI toolkit. It has a minimal design, dependent on a few resources, lightning fast, and will work on virtually all Linux desktops. Reminiscent of Apple’s spotlight search via, cmd + Space use Ctrl + Space to open the app. Features of ULauncher…

Nuclear – An Electron-Based Music Streaming App for Linux

Nuclear – An Electron-Based Music Streaming App for Linux

Nuclear is a beautifully designed Open Source multiplatform music streaming app that fetches media content from multiple online sources including YouTube and last.fm. The app has a simple yet glossy UI and does an excellent job at playing audio files. It was developed using Electron and can be thought of as the GUI version of  mps-youtube  with…

Make Unity Look Like Chrome OS With a Tint2 Theme

Make Unity Look Like Chrome OS With a Tint2 Theme

Tint2  (formerly a panel app,) is a light-weight taskbar for Linux desktops with a large variety of configuration options including tweaking the system tray, clock, battery monitor, and a task list of open app windows. Continuing our streak of bringing you applications to customize your Linux desktop with, we bring you ChromeOS (configuration) theme for Tint2. Thanks to…

Peruse: A Comic Book Reader for Linux Desktops

Peruse: A Comic Book Reader for Linux Desktops

There are various comic book reader apps for Linux out there but today we bring you Peruse – an Open Source comic book reader developed by the KDE team to simplify reading comic books on your KDE desktop environment and to make it more pleasurable. Peruse has a simple and intuitive UI but I must admit that it is a…