For users who want to go directly from Ubuntu 22.04 to Ubuntu 24.04, here’s an overview of the changes between the two Ubuntu LTS releases. Ubuntu 24.04 LTS has 5 years support until 2029, and then 7 years extended security ...

Ubuntu 24.04, code-name Noble Numbat, is finally available for Beta testing after a week of delay. Ubuntu 24.04 is long term support (LTS) release with 5-year of support. By enabling Ubuntu Pro, user can get 7 years more security updates. ...

This tutorial shows how to enable variable refresh rate (VRR) to get better gaming experience in Ubuntu 24.04 with default GNOME Desktop. Variable Refresh Rate (VRR), aka adaptive sync, is a feature that allows your monitor to adjust the refresh ...

This tutorial shows how to install PeaZip file archive manager and setup file manager integration in Ubuntu Desktop. PeaZip is a free open-source archive manager for Windows, Linux, macOS, and BSD. It’s based on open source technologies of 7-Zip, p7zip, ...

After more than a year of development, Kodi media player 21, code-name “Omega”, is finally released! Kodi 21 is a new major release. It’s now based on FFmpeg 6.0, that features Radiance HDR image support, VAAPI decoding and QSV decoding ...

Have many Flatpak app packages installed on your Linux desktop or mobile? Here’s an app to install, remove, downgrade, and manage app data with a simple graphical interface. Flatpak is getting popular in today’s Linux, and some (e.g., Linux Mint, ...

FFmpeg announced new major 7.0 release yesterday! Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 22.04, Ubuntu 24.04, Linux Mint 21. The new version of this popular multi-media library came with name “Dijkstra”. It features native decoding support for VVC (aka ...

This is a step by step guide shows how to install Discord instant messaging app and keep it up-to-date in Ubuntu 24.04 LTS. Discord is a popular instant messaging and VoIP social platform, that supports voice & video calls, text ...

The Beta release of Ubuntu 24.04, Noble Numbat, has been pushed to April 11, 2024, one week after the previous date (April 4, 2024)! It’s because an attack publicly disclosed on March 29, 2024. An attacker using the name “Jia ...

This is a step by step guide shows how to install Google Chrome web browser and keep it up-to-date in Ubuntu 24.04 LTS. Google Chrome is the top popular web browser today. It is a proprietary software free for use. ...

This tutorial shows how to install the popular Spotify music app in Ubuntu Linux though Snap, Deb, or Flatpak packages. Spotify supports for Linux officially through Snap package which runs in sandbox environment, and Deb package that’s native in Debian ...

Want an AI chatbot in Ubuntu Desktop? There’s now an extension can do the job by adding Gemini AI into GNOME Panel. Gemini, formerly known as Bard, is an AI chatbot developed by Google. It’s initially released last year in ...

Flowblade video editor released new major 2.14 version few days ago with exciting new features! Flowblade is a free open-source multi-track non-linear video editor for Linux, that features built-in G’Mic Tool, batch encoding, and GPU accelerated (Vaapi and NVENC) video ...

The popular Kodi media player (formerly XBMC) finally discontinued its official PPA for Ubuntu users. Meaning that there’s no official Kodi .deb package any more. Users are recommended to use Flatpak package instead! Ubuntu PPA is a popular way to ...

This is a step by step guide shows how to install Blender app in Ubuntu 24.04 Desktop. Blender is a popular free open-source 3D graphics software works in Linux, Windows, and MacOS. Ubuntu includes the software package in system repository, ...