Files in pdf format

6 of the best PDF editors for Ubuntu

Finding and obtaining information through files in PDF format has already become common, which, unlike a few years ago, was still rare. One of the best known software for reading and editing these is Adobe Acrobat.

OceanAudio

Ocenaudio: an excellent multiplatform free audio editor

Ocenaudio is a free and multiplatform application that gives us the possibility of being able to perform audio editing in it in an easy and fast way. It has a wide range of features that are useful for the novice to the more advanced user. This app is based on Ocen framework.

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How to install QEMU virtualization software on Ubuntu?

QEMU is a free and open source application licensed in part under the LGPL and the GNU GPL that is based on the emulation of processors based on the dynamic translation of binaries. QEMU also has virtualization capabilities within an operating system, be it GNU / Linux, Windows.

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Open Jardin: a software for managing garden crops

The program that we are going to talk about today is called Open Jardin which is a totally free and open source application licensed under the GNU GPL v3.0. Open Jardin is a software focused on permaculture which allows the user to manage the crops of a garden from a plan.

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Browse the Internet through the terminal with Lynx

Lynx is a web browser that, unlike the most popular ones, is used through a terminal and navigation is through text mode. Lynx can turn out to be quite an attractive tool for terminal lovers and even for people who like to maximize optimization.

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How to install Conky Manager on Ubuntu 18.04?

Conky is a free and open source application available for Linux, FreeBSD, and OpenBSD. Conky is highly configurable and allows you to monitor some system variables including CPU status, available memory, space on the swap partition and more ...

Docker on Ubuntu

How to install Docker on Ubuntu 18.04 and derivatives?

This time we are going to take a look at Docker, which is a cross-platform open source application that automates the deployment of applications within software containers, providing an additional layer of abstraction and automation of Virtualization at the operating system level in Linux.

AppImage

What are the AppImage and how to install them in Ubuntu?

For years we have had DEB packages for Debian / Ubuntu based Linux distributions and RPM for Fedora / SUSE based Linux distributions. This form of distribution makes it easy for users of the distribution to install software, but it is not a viable option for the developer.

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How to install Apache web server on Ubuntu 18.04?

Apache is an open source, cross-platform HTTP web server that implements the HTTP / 1.12 protocol and the notion of virtual site. The goal of this project is to provide a secure, efficient, and extensible server that provides HTTP services in sync with current HTTP standards.

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Install TeamViewer on Ubuntu 18.04 and remotely control your system

In the last version of Ubuntu, to be specific the 17.10, the use of TeamViewer was limited by the graphical server of this, because as everyone will know in Ubuntu 17.10 the decision had been made to place Wayland as the main server, although also Xorg was listed as secondary and available.

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Install Java 8, 9 and 10 on Ubuntu 18.04 and derivatives

Java is undoubtedly a programming language that is used for various purposes and is an almost essential complement for the execution and operation of various tools, the installation of java is practically an essential task after having carried out the installation of this with a simple tutorial .

Wine

How to install Wine on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS?

Wine is popular free and open source software that allows users to run Windows applications on Linux and other Unix-like operating systems. To be a bit more technical, Wine is a compatibility layer; translates system calls from Windows to Linux.

Install PlayOnLinux on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

PlayOnLinux is a free and open source graphical front-end for Wine that allows Linux users to install a large number of Windows-based computer games and applications such as Microsoft Office (2000 to 2010), Steam, Photoshop, and many other apps.

GIMP

Install the new version of GIMP 2.10 on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

Recently the guys in charge of the development of GIMP have announced the new stable version of this great software, because this free and open source image editing application GIMP has a new release GIMP 2.10 that arrives six years after the last major version 2.8 .

Download Udemy Course Videos with Udeler

Udeler is an open source, cross-platform download application with which you can download Udemy course videos to your PC for free. Udeler was written in Electron to have a minimalist, intuitive, and consistent user interface on Linux, Mac, and Windows OS.

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7 popular code editors for Linux

In this section we share with you some of the most used code editors in Linux that have everything you need in addition to supporting the most basic functions of a simple editor.

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The best extensions for Nautilus

Nautilus undoubtedly has quite a few very good functions that keep it from being a simple file manager, in case you don't know it or you hadn't realized it and you are asking yourself what is Nautilus, well, this is the manager that you use every time you open a folder.

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Lplayer a great minimalist audio player

Well, Lplayer is one of those, because this is a minimalist player that has a fairly simple and easy-to-use interface that only puts the essential resources on the screen, including the player controls and the track list.

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TraGtor a GUI for ffmpeg Encoder

Due to the large number of options that FFmpeg offers us, its use can be a bit complicated for the common user, that is why today I come to share with you a great application. TraGtor is a graphical user interface (GUI) for FFmpeg.

Kodi

How to set up Kodi?

After having carried out a successful installation of Kodi on our system, one of the first drawbacks that some people usually have is that the application is in English, so not everyone likes this. Also in this small tutorial we will see how to install add-ons to our multimedia center.

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How to install Kodi on Ubuntu and derivatives?

Kodi is this application that we are talking about, I assure you that you have already heard about it or even know it, Kodi, previously known as XBMC is a multiplatform entertainment multimedia center, distributed under the GNU / GPL license.

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Elisa, a new music player from the KDE Project

Elisa is a new music player that was born under the aegis of the KDE Project and that will be available for Kubuntu, KDE NEon and Ubuntu users, although it will also be available for other desktops and operating systems ...

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The 9 best free extensions for LibreOffice

Without a doubt LibreOffice is already packed with a ton of features and best of all it can be extended by using specific plugins, called extensions. Extensions are tools that can be added or removed independently of the main installation, and can add new ones.

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Complement the LibreOffice installation with these extensions

After having installed LibreOffice 6, there are still some configurations to be made to have a complete installation of our preferred office suite. One of the first steps is to change the language of the application since the default language is English ...

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Install Spotify on Ubuntu and derivatives

For those who still do not know the service in a brief way, I can tell you that Spotify is a multiplatform program, as I mentioned before, it can be used on Windows, Linux and MAC, as well as Android and iOS.

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Know the ink levels of your printer with these applications

Although most printers of any type usually bring their disk with their installation components (most for Windows), in the case of Linux it is a little different that is why I looked for information about it and found some applications that help us with that.

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6 BitTorrent clients you can use on Ubuntu

Many of the Linux distributions usually include a BitTorrent client within the system, so in this section we will take the opportunity to mention some of the most used BitTorrent clients.

Steam

How to install Steam on Ubuntu 17.10

Small Steam installation guide on Ubuntu 17.10 and other current versions such as Ubuntu LTS. We detail how to install without having to reinstall everything or see how our video games do not work ...

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The best alternatives to CCleaner for your Ubuntu

While for Ubuntu you might think that there is no such tool, but let me say that it is not, this time I will take the opportunity to share with you some of the best alternatives to CCleaner for our Ubuntu. Unlike Windows, Linux cleans up all temporary files.

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How to install Kanboard on Ubuntu

Small tutorial on how to install and use an application of the Kanban method in Ubuntu. In this case we opted for the Kanboard application, an application that can be installed for free in any version of Ubuntu ...

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Lector, an ebook reader for Kubuntu users

Lector is an ebook reader that integrates very well with Kubuntu, Plasma and the Qt libraries and that allows the editing of metadata although it does not have all the functions of Caliber ...

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How to put Sublime Text 3 in Spanish

Small tutorial on how to put the famous Sublime Text 3 in Spanish. A useful and quick tutorial to do for users who are not fluent in the Shakespearean language ...

Backup Linux

Make full backups of your system with these tools

We share the following tools that you can use in Ubuntu and derivatives with which you can make backups of your system, ppa, applications and others with them. These tools will allow you to store your backups on your disk or in the cloud.

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Install VirtualBox 5.2.8 on Ubuntu 17.10

VirtualBox is a popular multiplatform virtualization tool, with which we can virtualize any operating system (guest) from our operating system (host). With the help of VirtualBox we have the ability to test any OS without having to reformat our equipment.

Audacity

Audacity is updated to version 2.2.2

Audacity is a free and open source application with which we can digitally record and edit audio from our computer. This application is cross-platform so it can be used on Windows, MacOS, Linux and more.

Aircrack

Install the Aircrack suite on Ubuntu

Aircrack has a base of many auditing tools due to the large number of tools it uses. I should mention that within the chipset that work perfectly with aircrack are the Ralink.

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3 tools every photographer needs in Ubuntu

Small guide with 3 tools that are in Ubuntu for the daily work of a photographer. Free tools, free and compatible with any Gnu / Linux distribution, not only for Ubuntu ...

Wireshark

Wireshark has been updated to version 2.4.5

Wireshark is a free protocol analyzer, it was known as Ethereal, Wireshark is used for the solution and analysis of networks, this program allows us to capture and view the data of a network with the possibility of being able to read the contents of the captured packets. 

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8 File Managers for Ubuntu

The file manager provides a user interface for managing files and directories. The most common operations performed on files or groups of files include create, open, view, play, edit or print, rename, and so on.

Chrome Remote Desktop

Remotely access your computer with Chrome Remote Desktop

The options to be able to access your computer remotely are many, this time we will use the tool that Google offers us with its Google Chrome web browser using an extension called Chrome Remote Desktop. Chrome Remote Desktop is completely cross-platform.

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Finally, Libreoffice 6.0 is available

One of the enigmatic and popular Office suite has been updated to a new version, in this case we are going to talk about LibreOffice which has reached version 6.0 which represents a new step and a further advance. The Document Foundation is pleased to announce this new release.

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Create free ebooks in Ubuntu thanks to Sigil

Small article about what programs exist to create free ebooks in Ubuntu. In it we talk about Caliber and Sigil, an incredible editor that helps us create any type of ebook in Ubuntu without having to pay anything for it ...

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Gnome To Do is coming to Ubuntu 18.04

The Ubuntu team has decided to include a productivity app in the next Ubuntu version, it will be Gnome To Do, an application to create to-do lists ...

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How to get Twitch on Ubuntu 17.10

We tell you how to install Gnome Twitch, an unofficial Twitch client that works on Ubuntu 17.10 and Ubuntu Gnome and fully functional with the streaming service ...

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Dstat: a tool to monitor the performance and resources of our team

Dstat is a versatile resource statistics tool. This tool combines the capabilities of iostat, vmstat, netstat, and ifstat. Dstat allows us to monitor system resources in real time. When you need to collect that information in real time, dstat will adjust to your needs.

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The Filezilla FTP client has been updated to version 3.30.0

FileZilla is a program for the management of FTP connections, FileZilla is multiplatform and is also available for the GNU / Linux, Windows, FreeBSD and Mac OS X operating systems, as well as being open source and licensed under the GNU General Public License.

MPV player

The MPV media player has been updated to version 0.28.0

The popular multiplatform open source MPV player based on MPlayer and mplayer2, has been updated to its version 0.28.0, this multimedia player is characterized by working under the command line, in addition, the player has a video output based on OpenGL. 

Record My Destop

Applications to record desktop in Ubuntu

Regarding the power to record the desktop, there are various programs that can allow us to do this work within Ubuntu, from doing it with the terminal using FFmpeg, to more sophisticated programs that allow us to edit the generated capture.

Corebird

Corebird publishes its new version 1.7.3

In this new version of Corebird 1.7.3 we can highlight that the maximum length of tweets has been increased to 280 characters, in addition to that it also increases.

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The best web browsers for Ubuntu

The use of web browsers is an essential part of the use of an operating system, since today almost all of us have a connection ...

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Install PHP 7.1 on Ubuntu 17.04

PHP (Personal Home Page, Hypertext Preprocessor) is a popular programming language that is served on the server side, this being one of the

MPV 0.27 player has been released

For those of you who have not yet had the pleasure of knowing MPV, let me tell you that it is a multimedia player for the command line, multiplatform based on ...

Atom IDE

Github announces the Atom IDE

In collaboration with Facebook the GitHub team, are pleased to announce the release of Atom-IDE which is a set of optional packages for ...

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How to install Dconf on Ubuntu 17.04

DConf is a simple but powerful customization tool that has the Gnome environment and all its derivatives and that we can install on Ubuntu 17.04 ...

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Light browsers

List of 5 lightweight browsers, ideal for machines with few resources or if we want to make little use of our system when we browse.

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Dependencies unfulfilled

Do you have problems of broken dependencies in Ubuntu? Find out how they are solved, especially if you have problems with the installation of flash

Tox

Tox: an encrypted messaging client

Tox is a free encryption and open source messaging client that allows you to communicate securely with your family, friends, and colleagues.

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Office for Ubuntu

Microsoft Office for Ubuntu, something unthinkable a few years ago. Do you know how to install Office on Ubuntu or Linux? Enter and we will explain it to you step by step.

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How to install Atom on Ubuntu

Atom is a very popular and powerful code editor that will allow us to create our own programs and applications. We show you how to install Atom in Ubuntu

Knowing Todo.txt indicator

The management of the typical task lists created through Todo.txt receive a great help from the hand of a ...

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Rclone snap pack available

We present the way to comfortably add the Rcloud application in snap format within your Ubuntu operating system.

Learning Linux

Create your own scripts using bash

Learn how to create your own bash scripts to automate tasks, simplify command syntax, and eliminate repetitive actions by passing parameters.

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How to install Wine 2 on Ubuntu

Small article on how to install Wine 2, the new version of the most famous Linux emulator on our Ubuntu system or on derived distributions ...

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Top 5 Music Players for Ubuntu

Are you looking through the different music players and you don't know which one to use on your Ubuntu? In this post we talk about 5 interesting options.

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The lightest web browsers

We know in this article some of the lightest web browsers for the Linux environment where light is not at odds with powerful.

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Get Ubuntu to tell you the time

There are many applications for Ubuntu that allow us to listen to the time or the time signal for people who cannot see the screen or do not want to ...

How to bulk rename files in Nemo

Do you want to rename many files and you don't feel like using the terminal? Well, here we bring you one for Nemo that you will love.