Archive | July 2012

Ubuntu 12.10 Alpha 3 Released

The next Ubuntu release, Ubuntu 12.10 (or Quantal Quetzal) had its third alpha released today. The changes include the use of Linux Kernel 3.5, LibreOffice 3.6.2, Firefox 15 Beta, and GNOME 3.5.4. Other more visible changes include a new Session Menu, Additional Driver dialog, new look for Nautilus, and changes to the Software Updater.

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Web App Integration to be included in Ubuntu 12.10

There is more development updates for the upcoming Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal). Ubuntu 12.10 will now feature web apps integration with the Unity desktop, that will make full use of the Dash, Launcher, HUD, Sound Menu, and much more.

This web app integration currently works with over 30 sites including GMail, Yahoo! Mail, Facebook, Twitter, Google+, YouTube, Google Docs,, Reddit, and much more!

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Weekly Roundup: Valve confirms ‘Steam’ coming to Ubuntu

  • Valve confirms ‘Steam’ is coming to Ubuntu officially today after much speculation lately. For a start, they will be bring Left 4 Dead 2 to Ubuntu with other titles coming soon. Valve has stated their focus to port a fully functional Steam to Linux, bring more Valve titles, as well as optimise a version of L4D2 running at a high frame rate with OpenGL. No official release date has been announced yet. [OMG!Ubuntu] Continue Reading…

Angry Pigs? That’s what we might be getting

There has been speculation that Rovio – the makers of the highly-addictive Angry Birds game – are going to be releasing a new game, this time from the pigs perspective, as reported by Pocket-Lint.

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