The first release of Gnome Activity journal is out. Codenamed “Luciana’s Tricycle”, the new release comes with many new features like, Pretty layout, Pinning (marking) items, Calendar slider, preview tooltips. What is GNOME Activity Journal? GNOME Activity Journal ((formerly known as GNOME Zeitgeist) is not a File Browser but an Activity Browser. It uses Zeitgeist […]
The ‘Babylon Project’ is a group of dedicated individuals who are trying to bring the essence of Babylon 5 space combat to FreeSpace 2, an award winning space combat simulation from Volition Incorporated. The goal of this project are to provide a space sim experience using the FreeSpace 2 engine and incorporating the Babylon 5 […]
Creating your own OS can be quite a daunting task that requires a lot of computer knowledge. I found a site that may interest you, Custom NimbleX2 is an open-source project that allows even newbies in computing to create their own Linux OS. Check it OutFollow the on screen instructions to select background, software and […]
If you are a chess fun and you are looking for a good chess software to install on your Linux Machine, we advise you Dreamchess, an open source chess game. DreamChess features 3D OpenGL graphics and provides various chess board sets, ranging from classic wooden to flat figurines. It is available for Windows, Mac OS […]
Firefox 3.6 Final is available for download. The new version Firefox 3.6 offers a good number of improvements and new features. The Mozilla team claims the release is 20 percent faster than its six month old predecessor and offers advancements in email, photo uploads, video and social networking.
Installing just VirtualBox , sometimes, does not resolves some of the problems. For example, seamless movement between host OS and guest will not work without installing Guest Additions.USB devices may not work without installing GuestAdditions, fullscreen mode not available also to copy/past test between the Host OS and the Guest OS not working. GuestAdditions are […]
VLC is the favorite media player for most people because it plays everything they throw at it without hiccups. No hunting for codec. But VLC can do a lot of other things as well. so lets see together which more things vlc mediaplayer can do . You can read more about what vlc can do […]
Timing wallpaper is a new way to switch your GNOME desktop background. The script proposes to user to use more then just one background, switching each one after N minutes sequentially or randomly. The latest version is 0.2 and was released the 03-01-2010. It works on any distribution (Ubuntu, Debian, Slackware, Gentoo, Fedora, OpenSUSE, Mandriva, […]
The GNU/Linux reserve 5% of the the storage of a partition for the root directory, so for example if you got a apartition of 500 GB , this mean that your root directory will got 25 Go !!! Very much for a root directory . Well, lets see approximatively how much space the root partition […]
If you are for example in windows machine and you want to access to your linux partitions, then you will need Ext2Fsd ,an Open source ext2/ext3 file system driver for Windows (NT/2K/XP/VISTA, X86/AMD64). Ext2Fsd will give you acces to EXT2/Ext3 Linux partitions from the windows machine.
SHOUTcast is server software for streaming media developed by Nullsoft. It allows digital audio content, primarily in MP3 or HE-AAC format, to be broadcast to and from media player software, enabling hobbyists and professionals to create Internet radio networks. At least one streaming system, Icecast, licensed under the GPL exists. With SHOUTcast server you can […]