How to Install Latest digiKam 7.1.0 via PPA in Ubuntu 20.04, 20.10

Prefer installing digiKam photo manager via apt repository rather than the containerized Flatpak package? There’s a third-party PPA maintains the latest packages for all current Ubuntu releases. Open terminal either by pressing Ctrl+Alt+T on keyboard, or by searching for ‘terminal’ from system application launcher. When it opens, do following steps one by one to add… Continue reading How to Install Latest digiKam 7.1.0 via PPA in Ubuntu 20.04, 20.10

digiKam 7.0 Released with Improved Face Detection

digiKam photo management software 7.0 was released a few days ago with greatly improved face detection and recognition. digiKam 7.0 was released after one year of development. It features new deep learning faces management. No learning stage is required to perform face detection and recognition. And face detection reaches 97% of true positives. The improved… Continue reading digiKam 7.0 Released with Improved Face Detection

How to Install the Latest digiKam 4.12.0 in Ubuntu 15.04, 14.04

digiKam Software Collection 4.12.0 has been released recently with a huge bugs fixed. KDE Frameworks 5 port is planed to be completed before end of this year. Philip Johnsson is maintaining PPAs with latest digiKam packages for current Ubuntu releases (e.g., Ubuntu 14.04, Ubuntu 15.04). It’s easy to install or upgrade the software in supported… Continue reading How to Install the Latest digiKam 4.12.0 in Ubuntu 15.04, 14.04

Install digiKam 4.0 Beta3 in Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy

The photo management software digiKam 4.0.0 has reached its third beta release just a few hours ago. There will be also beta4 and RC releases, and the digiKam 4.0.0 final will be released on May 11. According to the release notes, following new features will be added in this version: A new tool dedicated to… Continue reading Install digiKam 4.0 Beta3 in Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy